Counseling Dept

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Perrysburg High School Counseling Office
13385 Roachton Rd.
Perrysburg, Ohio 43551
419-874-3181
 
Mission Statement: Ensuring each student achieves their greatest potential by developing and enhancing their academic, career and social emotional strengths.
 
Why School Counselors? 
Perrysburg Schools and the Department of Pupil Services is  dedicated to providing counseling services that are defined and supported by the American School Counseling Association (ASCA). Our district is striving for excellence by organizing and providing a data drive program and appropriate services at a near to recommended level of student to counselor ratios. PHS at 1:350 . 
 
Please review the published documents provided to better understand how your school counselor can help you students! 

CONFIDENTIALITY STATEMENT
School counselors respect the right to confidentiality of students, teachers, parents and staff. Disclosures of abuse and/or imminent danger to self or others are reported to the appropriate agency in accordance with the law. Situations jeopardizing student safety, including incidents of abuse, imminent danger to self or others, bullying and sexual harassment are reported to the building administration.
 
If you are worried that someone is experiencing a mental health crisis, tell a family member or trusted adult right away. Call 911 or the Police if there is any concern about anyone’s safety. 
 

Welcome Back 2020-2021 Information

Get your answers here! 

Please use the link: BACK TO SCHOOL 2020-2021to get the latest information on this school year :) 

School looks different this year, that's OK! We got you :) Let us help you with this "new normal" with some direction ! 

Now more than ever it is so important to develop and utilize your skills in using technology to support your success! Doing this will demonstrate your independence as a learner and show that YOU can take responsibility for yourself, when everything else may feel out of your control! I believe in you and know we can do this together! - Love , Mrs. Sigg


  • Make good connections your teachers at the beginning and find out when their office hours are and how they would prefer you contact them for help!
  • CHECK SCHOOLOGY! Often...more than often...get obsessed with it ;) 
  • Reach out to your counselor for help navigating your emotions during this time. This "new normal" puts us in a great opportunity to flex our problem solving skills to the test and create new ways of helping ourselves. Use your resources team and talk to you COUNSELOR. 
    • Visit Daily Office hours with questions
    • Reach out to your counselor via email
    • Set up a Virtual or in person meeting

You may feel alone but here is a list of struggles students expressed they struggle with . You are NOT ALONE and we are here to help: 
Stress
Absenteeism
Feeling unorganized and overwhelmed
Procrastinating and not being focused
Feeling alone with seeing friends and attending classes
Missing their teachers
Using schoology & powerschool
New responsibilities at home
Not being able to have "normal" sports and school events

PHS Counseling Newsletter

1st Quarter 2020

It is our hope that this school year will be full of successful experiences for all students. This newsletter is published quarterly and is brought to you by the PHS School Counseling Office and College Advising Office. 

3rd Quarter 2020

Welcome to the third quarter edition of the 2019-20 Perrysburg High School Counseling Newsletter!

Make an Appointment with a PHS School Counselor


Android users may need a QR code reader app or click this LINK.
Hover your camera over the QR code and complete the Google form to submit a request to meet with a PHS School Counselor. Most appointments will be virtual. 

PHS Counselors

Nicole Bihn (A-De)
Extension 5184
 
Dawn Burks (Dh-Jo)
Extension 5183
 
Danielle Sidebottom (Ju-N)
Extension 5197
 
Alana Sigg (O-Sm)
Extension 5185
 
Rick Rettig (Sn-Z)
rrettig@perrysburgschools.net
Extension 5186
Department Head

Secretaries/Registrars

Megan Lazor, Ext. 5188
Mary Neely, Ext. 5001
Michelle Shiels, Ext 5012 
 
Prevention Specialist

Melissa Notestine, Ext. 5195
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