Click on the “Mickle Counselors” tab above to identify your student’s counselor for contact information. We’re excited for this new school year!
Grief Support Camp for children and teens who have experienced the death of someone close to them.
Sept 22-24, 2017 Ashland NE
Flyers can be picked up in the Mickle Counseling Center.
If you are experiencing a crisis and need immediate assistance or information, you can use these 24/7 resources:
CenterPointe Crisis Line (Lincoln): 402-475-6695
Nebraska Family Helpline: 1-888-866-8660
National Crisis Text Line: text START to 741741 (text charges from your phone carrier may apply)
High School Counselors will be at Mickle on Feb, 22nd to help 8th grade students register for 9th grade classes. Many classes are already pre-selected since they are courses all 9th graders take. 8th Grade teachers help make recommendations for math, science, english, and social studies. Students will learn more about the school they are going to and also select a few elective courses. Students can ask counselors questions about high school.
8th Graders, If you plan on attending a high school outside of your area, you will need to complete a High School Choice Form for the 2017-2018 school year.
- High School Choice forms are due at Mickle on January 31st
- Choice forms are located in the counseling office and they are to be turned into Mrs. Bogus (on or before January 31st)
- Click here if you need to print a High School Choice Form
High School registration at Mickle is Wednesday, February 22nd. Before registration, the 8th grade counselor will be working in Science classes to discuss what to expect in high school. Click here to view the 9th Grade Counts Power Point that will be shared in 8th grade classes.
Get a head start on high school by attending one or more of the High School Informational Meetings listed on Mickle’s home page.
7th Grade to TCA
On Tuesday Nov. 22nd the Challenger Team of 7th graders traveled to The Career Academy to learn about the vision and purpose of this focus program. The students learned about the different career paths available at the TCA and how they could apply to the program and participate as juniors and seniors. Ruth Lohmeyer, counselor at TCA, lead the program which included a slide show presentation of the TCA and a full tour of the facility at 84th and O St. The Pathfinder Team of 7th graders will travel to the TCA in late April.
M.A.S.A or the Mexican American Student Association of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln held its Youth Leadership Conference on October 28th from 9AM-3PM in the Nebraska East Union on UNL’s East Campus. Mickle had several students attend along with Mr. Neil Jay from the Counseling Center. The theme of this year’s conference was “Alza Tu Voz” (Raise Your Voice) Lifting Up Activists and Leaders. There were workshops and student activities focused on how students can lend their voice and energy to raising awareness for causes important to themselves and those around them. The day also included several speakers, break-out discussion groups, and several activism activities.