Mental Health Committee

The Mental Health Committee is a preK-12 action-based committee that brings together administration, teachers, school social workers and counselors, parents, and other support staff to promote mental wellness for students, staff and families within Allendale Public Schools.

Updates and Information

Check here for the latest news and information from the committee, including our quarterly newsletter.

Newsletter

PDF DocumentCovid-19 Finding Your Strength through the Unknown, Newsletter Issue No. 3, Spring 2020

PDF DocumentUnderstanding Stress, Newsletter Issue No. 2, Winter 2020

PDF DocumentResiliency Matters, Newsletter Issue No.1, Fall 2019
 

 

Mental Health Committee

Meredith Bauder
Counselor
Brianne Blanksma
Community Education and Student Services Coordinator
616-892-3458
Gretchen Burk
1st Grade Teacher
Andrew Jakobcic
Behavior Coach
Erin Pando
Psychologist
Liz Pellegrom
Guidance Counselor
616-892-5585 x1148
Janene Schroeder
5th Grade Teacher
Ashley Thompson
1st Grade Teacher
Andrew VanderWal
Dean of Students
616-892-3470
Marie VanFarowe
At Risk Coordinator
616-892-3465
Kari Wiersema
Community Outreach Coordinator
616-892-3465
Rhonda Wilson
Counselor
616-892-5595