Ana Torres

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors in Human Science - Our Lady of the Lake University Masters of Education in Professional Counseling - Grand Cayon University Masters in School Counseling - DBU Bilingual Elementary Certification School Counseling Certification

Ana Torres

Dear Parents and Guardians,

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myselfmy name is Ana Torres and I will be your child’s School Counselor for 2018-2019. I hope you and your family had a fun and relaxing summer vacation! Welcome to our school here at Ellen Ochoa STEM Academy.

As a School Counselor, my primary responsibility is to promote the academic, personal, and social development of all students.  I look forward to offering support to the students, staff, families and our community.  I will be meeting with students individually and in small groups, conducting classroom lessons, meeting with parents, collaborating with teachers and staff, and consulting with community organizations to benefit and meet the needs of all Ellen Ochoa students and families.

Any student can request to meet with me or they can be referred by a teacher, administrator, or parent.  I encourage you to reach out if you have concerns regarding your child.  If you would like for me to meet with your child please do not hesitate to contact me.
 
I am here to ensure the success and help students achieve their personal/social and academic goals, as well as provide support for the parents and teachers. I can be reached by email ana.torres@gpisd.org.

 

Best Regards,

 

Ms. Torres

Ana.Torres@gpisd.org

972.262.7131

Ellen STEM Ochoa Academy/Milam Elementary School Counselor

Mrs. Leticia Malena

Phone: 972-262-7131

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors in Business - UTEP Masters in Guidance Counseling - Angelo State University Bilingual Elementary Certification School Counseling Certification

Mrs. Leticia Malena

Hello! My name is Leticia Malena, and this is my first year at Ellen Ochoa STEM Academy.  This is my 1st year as a school counselor but have been an educator for 25 years!  As an Ochoa school counselor, my goal is to help our students succeed academically, socially, emotionally, and behaviorally. To achieve that goal, I will work with you and your child, teachers, staff, community members, and district personnel. I am here to assist your child with their concerns as well as their accomplishments.  We will learn how to problem solve, communicate our feelings, and collaborate with each other. I will also show your child all the wonderful opportunities they will have for their future by preparing them for a higher education. I am also available to assist your child through any difficult situation they may be experiencing such as divorces, death, family separation, or illness.  I am here to listen and provide a safe environment for them to be able to succeed academically and in life.

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to visit with me or contact me by phone or email.

 

¡Hola! Mi nombre es Leticia Malena, y este es mi primer año en la Academia STEM de Ellen Ochoa.  ¡Este es mi primer año como consejera escolar, pero he sido una maestra por 25 años!  Como consejera escolar de Ochoa, mi meta es ayudar a nuestros estudiantes a tener éxito académicamente, socialmente, emocionalmente y conductualmente. Para lograr ese objetivo, trabajaré con usted y su hijo, maestros, personal de la escuela, miembros de la comunidad y personal del distrito. Estoy aquí para ayudar a su hijo con sus preocupaciones, así como sus logros.  Vamos a aprender a resolver problemas, comunicar nuestros sentimientos, y colaborar con los demás. También le mostraré a su hijo todas las maravillosas oportunidades que tendrán para su futuro preparándolos para una educación superior. También estoy disponible para ayudarlos a través de cualquier situación difícil que pueda estar pasando, tales como divorcios, muerte, separación familiar o enfermedad.  Estoy aquí para escuchar y formar un ambiente seguro para que puedan tener éxito académicamente y en la vida.

Si usted tiene cualquier pregunta o preocupación, por favor visíteme o comuníquese conmigo por teléfono o email.

Career Cruising

  • All GPISD students can explore college and career options thru a FREE interactive program. Your child can access Career Cruising online by clicking on the link below:

    Career Cruising

    Student Login: GP-Your child's student ID

    Student Password: Your child's date of birth

    Example:

    Student Login: GP-111111

    Student Password: 12122014

    Please take sometime to explore the program with your child. You will surely not regret doing so.