Mission Statement:

The mission of the Franklin Middle School professional school counseling program is to provide a comprehensive developmental counseling program that ensures every student achieves the highest possible education in the areas of academic, career, and personal/social development through an aggressive partnership with students, family, school and community.


Our Counseling Secretary:

Angel Jacobo
Counseling Secretary
(319) 558-2258

Our Counselors:


Kathy Schulte
(319) 558-3381
  • 6th-8th grade with last name A-L

Lindsay Whaley

(319) 558-3283
  • 6th-8th grade with last name M-Z


Counseling Events for 2017-2018:

6th Grade Career Event-Tuesday, November 14th volunteers from Cedar Rapids will share their careers with 6th graders.  Students will rotate to 3 different speakers.


7th Grade Career Event-Tuesday, December 15th our students will visit the Kirkwood Outreach Center in Hiawatha.  Students will be placed in a group and rotate to 3 different lab stations. The stations will offer different learning opportunities that connect to different career opportunities in our community.


8th Grade Financial Literacy Fair-Week of May 14th, TBD



Link For Kuder is below




High School Counseling Department Links:

Washington High School

Kennedy High School

Jefferson High School


Letters to 8th Grade Parents:

From Washington High School

From Kennedy High School

KHS Course Guideline Information


Other Helpful Links:


Iowa Assessments - Message to Parents

Foundation 2


Four Oaks

St. Luke’s After School Program

Bullying Prevention - Parenting Tips