Our Rutherford Elementary School Counselor, in partnership with students, families, staff, community, and business, prepares students to be successful lifelong learners. The K-5 comprehensive guidance program provides teaching and modeling strategies that create and nurture a safe and positive teaching environment.

Our Comprehensive Developmental Guidance Program K-5 provides the skills necessary for academic success, career planning, and personal and social growth

You can also contact our ECE clerk Angela Matthews at angela.matthews@jefferson.kyschools.us
Counselor's Services
  • Peer Mediation
  • Parent Night
  • Classroom Guidance
  • Character Education
  • Individual Counseling
  • Transition Services
  • Group Counceling
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Test Result Interpretation
  • Course Planning and Sccheduling
  • Referrals to Outside Agencies
  • Advance Program Testing
  • Drug Prevention Program
  • Academic Counseling
  • Anger Management Counseling
  • Testing Information
Support Services Provided at Rutherford
  • Reading Resource
  • Mentoring
  • Tutoring
  • Clothes CLoset
  • STP Math
  • ECE Services
  • Study Skills Class
  • Staff Support Team (SST)
  • Guest Speakers
  • Seven Counties-School Based
  • Book Club
  • Counseling Provided by Community Organization
  • Home-School Coordination
1. Can you provide contact information for JCPS resources so I can access services for my child? View Counseling Information
2. What is the best way to talk with my child’s counselor? A parent should set up an appointment to see their child’s counselor by phone, e-mail, fax, or letter
3. What is the best way for my child to talk with his/her counselor? The best way is for students to make an appointment with clerical staff and the counselor through the Counseling Office. If it is an emergency, they should contact a teacher or general office staff member immediately and let them know of their need to see their counselor
4. What else can I learn about the services and programs offered by JCPS? View the JCPS home page, which has information on a variety of JCPS programs and departments.