School counselors work to support students in the following ways:

  • Listen to students' concerns about academic, emotional or social problems
  • Help students process their problems and plan goals and action
  • Mediate conflict between students and teachers or other students
  • Facilitate student achievement and academic course planning
  • Improve student behavior and attendance
  • Help students develop socially
  • Assist in child protection reports
  • Work with new students and families during the enrollment and orientation process


Lindsey Hugstad-Vaa Mesich
(507) 444-8724

Olivia Gullickson
(507) 444-8764                                                                                                                                         

Miriam Birdsell                                                                          Counselor                                                                                            (507) 444-8721