The mission of the Stafford's Guidance Department is to provide educational experiences for students grades Pre-K thru Fifth that will help develop their potential intellectually, socially, and emotionally. To strengthen self-esteem and motivate students to be life-long learners, enabling them to be in an increasingly complex world.
Ms. Norma Ortiz * Counselor
As Stafford's Counselor I am committed to advocate for all students.
I work with students both individually and in groups. I also conduct
and give classroom guidance lessons to all grade levels, Pre-K thru
5th grade. I counsel with parents, administration and staff to ensure
the success, safety and well being of our Stafford students.
Five major components I address are; Individual Planning, Guidance
and Curriculum, Responsive Services, System Support and Coordination
of Services. Other areas of concern include Career, Public Relations and
I am available beteewn the hours of 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. My office
is located in the main front section of the school, room #169. I can be
reached on my direct line, (210) 444-8404. Our Stafford
school number is (210)444-8400.