BMS Counseling

Mission and Vision | Success for Each Student

The K-12 School Counseling Program aligns with the mission and vision of the Bexley City Schools. The K- 12 program provides a comprehensive, developmental counseling program for students. The program is designed to help each student develop and enhance their academic, social/emotional, and college and career strengths in order to become responsible and productive citizens.

Schedule Changes

If you need to request a change in your child’s schedule please use this form. Schedule changes are not automatic.  You will be contacted by your child's school counselor to let you know the status of the request.

What can my school counselor do for me?

Bexley Middle School Counselors help all students in the areas of academic achievement, social/emotional development, and career readiness, ensuring today's students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow. Your access to a School Counselor is important to us.  

How does a child see the School Counselor?
  • Self-referral by student
  • Teacher referral
  • Parent/family referral
  • Administrative referral
  • RTI (Response to Intervention Team)
School Counseling Services:
  • Teaches regular guidance lessons in classrooms
  • Collaborates with teachers and families to help children develop academically, socially, and emotionally
  • Provides individual and small group counseling
  • Consults with parents and families regarding concerns
  • Provides information on community resources for families
  • Provides support during crisis
  • Promotes a positive and safe school climate
  • Is a visible, proactive, positive support for all students, staff, and families

Middle School Counselors

Middle School Counselor, Last Names A-K
(614) 237-4277 ext. 2141
Ms. Tara Louys
Middle School Counselor, Last Names L-Z
(614) 237-4277 ext. 3122

Grief and Trauma Resources

Student Resource Links
The following links will provide you with tools and strategies on a variety of topics.  If you are looking for tools and strategies on a topic not listed below, please reach out to Mrs. Busold or Mrs. Louys and we will help find that information!