Michelle Hall is the Purcell Junior High counselor and Purcell District Teacher of the Year.
Michelle is a member of a team of counselors in the district that wear many hats and manage a wide range of student services and programs.
Counselors juggle responsibilities that include academic advisement, social or emotional guidance, behavioral management, conflict resolution, state-level assessment coordination, parent liaison and accommodating student needs for clothing, food, supplies, health or safety.
This is Michelle's first year as a counselor at the junior high level.
She has been with Purcell Schools for 11 years and has also served as a Purcell Intermediate counselor and teacher.
She earned a bachelor's degree from USAO and master's degree from East Central University.
Michelle is a National Board Certified School Counselor.