•  Grunsky Elementary School Counseling


    Welcome Leopards!

    Welcome to the Grunsky Elementary School Counseling Website. Here you'll find more information about your counselors, what we do, and why we do it!




    Vision Statement

    The vision of Grunsky Elementary School's comprehensive school counseling program is that all students have the grit and resilience needed to become the best version of themselves. They demonstrate the mastery o the integral social/emotional, academic, and college and career skills necessar for their long-term success. They are able to realize their worth, their voice, and their value as life-long learners. They appreciate empathy, maintain cultural awareness, and strive to be contributing productive and successful members of our society.


    School Counseling Services During School Closure

    Our schools are temporarily closed, but we will continue to support our students via digital means. Your School Counselors will be available remotely between the hours of 7:30 - 2:30 pm, Monday - Friday.  You may contact your child's School Counselor via email (see below). Please allow one business day for a response. We appreciate your patience, understanding, and flexibility.



    name calling ♦ love ♦ adoption ♦ grades ♦ healthy and unhealthy relationships ♦ prejudice ♦ race ♦ homelessness and stress about money ♦ coming out/LGBTQ  ♦ grief ♦ anger ♦ divorce ♦ parents ♦ friends ♦ DACA/citizenship status/your papers ♦ bullying/cyber-bullying ♦ death ♦ siblings ♦ self-esteem ♦ sex ♦ drugs ♦ alcohol ♦ feelings and emotions ♦ gangs ♦ loneliness ♦ arguments ♦ abuse/assaults ♦ foster care ♦ harassment ♦ peer pressure ♦ suicide ♦ cutting ♦ social media ♦ friends ♦ fear/worries ♦ future plans ♦ your past ♦ teachers ♦ college ♦ careers ♦ ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING ON YOUR MIND.


    How to contact your favorite School Counselor:


    You may make a Request for virtual appointment here. 

    (**Note: Virtual services via email, audio, and video conferencing are not secure for personal issues and pose confidentiality issues).


    Mrs. Yang                                                         

    School Counselor                                               

    Grades K-4th                                                     



    (209) 933-7200 ext. 4809   

    Google Voice Number: Call or text (209) 353-1228                   



    Mrs. Ramirez

    Hablo español

    School Counselor 

    Grades 5th-8th



    (209) 933-7200 ext. 4809   

    Google Voice Number: Call or text (209) 565-0154   







    If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please contact our county hotline at 1-209-468-8686, National Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room / hospital.