• A picture of Gwendolyn Lee and Cheryl Torrrence in front of the Ferndale Middle school kiosk  

    Welcome to the Counseling Department

    School Counselors


     Guidance Counselor_Gwendolyn Lee

    Last Name A-L

    Gwendolyn Lee


    Years of Experience: 5 years

    "The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any." - Alice Walker




     Guidance Counselor_Cheryl Torrence

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    Cheryl Torrence


    Years of Experience: 10 years

    "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." - Maya Angelou



    School Social Worker

    School Social Worker_Patricia Williams

    Patricia Williams


    Years of Experience: 20 years

    "As long as you have the hunger for success, you will always have the power within to achieve it." -Lydia Sweatt 



    Mental Health Coordinator

    Mental Health Coordinator_Tabitha Armstrong  

    Tabitha Armstrong


    "If you’re always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be." - Maya Angelou 



    Data Manager

    Benita Pierce




     Office Hours: 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM

    Tel: 336-819-2855

    Fax: 336-885-2854