Student Support Team:
This team meets regularly to discuss needs of students to develop, implement, and review student goals necessary to ensure success. This group may include, but is not limited to, Learning Specialists, Counselors, Divisional Principals, Teachers, School Psychologist, and Parents.
The Learning Specialist is a certified special educator who provides academic support and services to students in the least restrictive learning environment possible. The Learning Specialist works cooperatively with classroom teachers and support staff and maintains ongoing communication with parents and teachers to provide classroom support, intervention strategies, and accommodation approaches. The Learning Specialist is an integral member of the Student Support Team.
For the 2016/2017 school year, EAB has 3 learning specialist. Amy Narayan and Janini Lopes are providing services for Grades 2 - 5. Elana Miller is providing services for Grades 6 - 12.
EAB has a comprehensive international model counseling program. We strive to meet the students’ academic, career, personal/social and global developmental needs by designing and implementing preventive individual, small-group and classroom guidance lessons as needed. In addition, we provide developmentally sensitive counseling strategies for different age groups which include but are not limited to assemblies, guest speakers, student and/or parent workshops.
For the 2016/2017 school year, EAB has 3 counselors. Debora Santos is providing services for K3 - Grade 5. Isabel Mader is providing services for Grades 6 - 8. Gavin Hornbuckle is providing services for Grades 9 - 12.
The School psychologist is a member of the school team that support students’ ability to learn and teachers’ ability to teach. The School Psychologist lends expertise in mental health, learning, and behavior, to help children and youth succeed academically, socially, behaviorally, and emotionally. Our School psychologist partners with families, teachers, school administrators, and other professionals to create safe, healthy, and supportive learning environments that strengthen connections between home, school, and the community. The school psychologist also provides direct support and interventions to students, consultations with teachers, and psychoeducational assessments in order to help students achieve success in school.
For the 2016/2017 school year, EAB has 1 educational psychologist. Heidi Mermis-Cava is providing services for K3 - Grade 12.