We Are Here For You!
The Shirley Heim Middle School counseling team wants you to know that we are here for you. As a community, we are facing a lot of unknowns currently in a situation unlike one we have faced before. Please take care of one another and yourselves. Please reach out to us through email if you need us.
Mrs. Adler (registrar) - email@example.com
Mrs. Oppenheim (6th grade counselor) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Angerson (7th grade counselor) - email@example.com
Ms. Fitzsimmons (8th grade counselor) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The county is sending out information to parents weekly. If your email or phone number has changed please reach out to our registrar, Mrs. Adler, through email. She will update your information so that you are able to continue to receive information from the county.
If you have a question regarding registration and parentvue/studentvue please email our registrar, Mrs. Adler.
If you have a question regarding the information sent out about signing up for electives next school year, please visit the Middle School Course Registration section under the Counseling tab. We have directions, a video, and contact information available on this page.
We will all get through this and we can't wait to see everyone again!
Need some relaxation! Visit the SHS Virtual Calming Room!
For Your Information
The FredFood App has launched a Hunger Hotline, (540) 310-9756, for home-bound individuals without access to transportation. It connects to the Food Bank who will deliver a preset box of food within a day or so.
English Learners Family Resource Line - 571-492-9270
Emergency Resources & Numbers
Child Protective Services (CPS) 804-786-8536
Crisis Text Line Text HOME to 741741
Empower House (Domestic Violence Support) 540-373-9373
Mental Health America of Fredericksburg 540-371-2704
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1−800−799−7233 or TTY 1−800−787−3224
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
Rappahannock Area Community Services Board 540-373-6876
Stafford County Department of Social Services 540-658-4196
Our mission is to provide assistance to all students in educational, personal/social, and career development. We will work together with parents and students to enhance academic achievement and maximize each student's potential.
Counselors are available to speak with parents and students concerning issues that impact learning, whether those are academic, social/emotional, or career related. Our office hours are 7:45am-3:15pm during the week. Counselors are available to meet with parents by appointment only. Please call the school or e-mail the counselors to set up an appointment.
Middle School Resources for Students and Parents
Click on the link below for a variety of resources for students and parents related to middle school. There are numerous resources on academic success, student development, career and college planning, and parent involvement.