Welcome, !
Counselor's Corner
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Mrs. Miller
Name: Trenia Miller
Phone:  817-547-5222
Guidance Counselor
Hello!  My name is Trenia Miller, Guidance Counselor for North Ridge Middle School.  I have 22 years experience in education; 6 years as a 1st grade teacher and 16 years as a guidance counselor.  Here is a little more information about me:
*Graduated from Tarleton State University - BBA Management and Texas Teaching Certificate
*Graduated from the University of North Texas - Masters in Counseling Education
*Married with two wonderful children


Middle School guidance counselors help students build bridges to success by coordinating services with parents and school personnel by:
  • Helping to identify needs of students.
  • Consulting with parents and school personnel.
  • Providing referrals to outside agencies as needed.
  • Guiding students in individual planning.
  • Coordinating structured grade level guidance activities in the classroom.
  • Maintaining appropriate confidentiality.

Middle School guidance counselors provide a comprehensive guidance counseling program that:

  • Provides orientation activities at the beginning of the school year.
  • Provides guidance to students and parents in selecting courses for an appropriate educational program.
  • Follows a developmental guidance curriculum by coordinating structured grade level guidance activities in the classroom. (The guidance curriculum is available for parent viewing upon request.)
  • Interprets standardized testing.
  • Counsels students and conducts small support groups on issues of concern.
  • Provides assistance, by appointment, to students, parents, or staff upon request.
Our Middle School Counselors are also involved in:
Academic Counseling
Crisis Counseling 
Report Cards and Progress Reports
 Explore Testing
Play It Safe Program