Ms. Laura Almquist-Parks

Phone: 316-973-6658

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Ms. Laura Almquist-Parks

Ms. Parks is a Success Coach at Coleman. She does many different things to help our students be successful, including teaching mindfulness, sponsoring clubs, responding to crises, conducting counseling groups, mediating peer conflicts with restorative practices, and counseling students one on one to help them learn how to manage their emotions and make positive behavior choices.

Mrs. LaSharn Bell

Phone: 316-973-6642

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Mrs. LaSharn Bell

Mrs. Bell is one of School Counselors. She supports both students and staff here at Coleman Middle School by assisting with their Social-Emotional well-being. She also assists with the accurate placing of students in the correct core, intervention, and exploratory classes. Her main focus is with the last names starting with A-L, but she can be available to anyone if she is needed. If you have any questions about student schedules please feel free to contact LaSharn. 

Mr. Tyrone Berry

Phone: 316-973-6636

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Mr. Tyrone Berry

Mr. Berry is the Truancy Specialist. He records student Attendance and follows up with students who are chronically absent or tardy. 

Mrs. Monica Chandler Potts

Phone: 316-973-6698

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Mrs. Monica Chandler Potts

Mrs. Potts is a SPED Admin Liaison. She helps support our Special Education students and teachers. She has been in education for 16 years. She believes that a quote from Shel Silverstein sums up her philosophy. "​Listen to the mustn'ts, child, Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts. The impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves. Then listen close to me— Anything can happen, child, Anything can be." - Shel Silverstein from Where the Sidewalk Ends

Mrs. Jennifer Erickson

Phone: 316-973-6746

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Mrs. Jennifer Erickson

Mrs. Erickson is the school psychologist at Coleman. She serves on the Child Study Team and special education evaluation teams to provide academic and behavioral assistance for students. Mrs. Erickson is also a special education provider, offering counseling, social skills training, and behavioral support.

Mrs. Erin Fenn

Phone: 316-973-6603

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Mrs. Erin Fenn

Mrs. Fenn is the Speech Pathologist for Coleman. She provides speech and language support to the students. If you have concerns that your students is struggling to hear please contact Mrs. Fenn. 

Mrs. Shannan Grilliot

Phone: 316-973-6628

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Mrs. Shannan Grilliot

Shannan is the School Nurse. The focus of the school nurse is on disease prevention, health surveillance and health education to enable students to remain in the classroom, healthy and able to learn. "As a School Nurse, I serve as a liaison between school, parents, and health care providers regarding health issues. I design and monitor plans for management of students' health concerns and maintain records for students with known health concerns. I am part of the Child Study Team, and part of the Student 504 Team. I must review all medications, including over-the-counter medications administered in a school setting, prior to administration. I also screen vision and hearing of students in scheduled grade levels, and as needed if there is a concern. Additionally, I must report certain communicable diseases to the Sedgwick County Health Department, follow up on animal bites and scratches, monitor the progress of pregnant students, and serve as a resource for health education." - Shannan Grilliot

Mr. Channon Hankins

Phone: 316-973-6666

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Mr. Channon Hankins

Mr. Hankins is the Social Worker at Coleman. He connects students and families with community resources. He assists students with uniforms, school supplies, weekend food bags, special education needs, and one-on-one connections in order to help each student to be his or her best self each day.

Ms. Cassandra Smith

Phone: 316-973-6615

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Ms. Cassandra Smith

Ms. Smith is one of School Counselors. She supports both students and staff here at Coleman Middle School by assisting with their Social-Emotional well-being. She also assists with the accurate placing of students in the correct core, intervention, and exploratory classes. Her main focus is with the last names starting with M-Z, but she can be available to anyone if she is needed. If you have any questions about student schedules please feel free to contact Cassandra.