Ooltewah Middle School

School Counseling Page

Your School Counselor is readily available and here to support students/families. Below you will find information and links to an abundance of information, supports and services -brought to you by your teachers, school community and Hamilton County Department of Education. Please reach out to your school counselor directly with any questions, concerns or need for any additional support.  

  Contact Info:  Bailey Roseberry

You may also reach the counselor directly via email at [email protected]

Advice for Students: Help yourself stay academically organized and more productive by writing down your assignments! You can use anything from a sheet of paper, the downloads below, or try a new Apps designed for this!

Links to homework sheets you can download/print:  

homework sheets (5 different formats)  Mon-Fri blank boxes  

Daily- simple subject/assignment  

Apps to help stay organized/manage time:

Google Keep (take and keep notes/post-it style) Google Tasks (search google play store) Google Classroom- built in Calendar (left menu)

myHomework Student Planner     ihomework (iOS only)     

Check out this website for more advice/insight on the benefits of Daily Planning

Are you Stressed? Worksheet- sometimes, you need to switch up and try different coping skills to find one that works best. 

99 Coping Skills


More Social Emotional Learning Activities website covering a variety of topics 

Anxiety, Social Thoughts, and What You Can Do to Help Yourself Be Included worksheet 

When your thoughts become overwhelming, write them down. Sometimes it helps to get it out of your head and on paper. A Brain Dump is a great place to start. 



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 Check current grades and attendance, online!

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Bullying Prevention / Positive School Climate

Click here to view the OMS custom-made Bullying Prevention film! or see below! We made the news, click here to see the clip!

OMS Bullying Prevention School-Wide Rules- (above)

School Messenger Quick TipBystander Revolution

(click on icon - go to site)

Stop Bullying BystanderRevolution

get the facts, view videos and learn more! check it out click on logo
or visit http://www.bystanderrevolution.org/

Counselor Connections: Local Support & Resources

Local Behavioral Health Treatment Services- click here to search for local services/interactive map!

sign up for a mentor (students)
or be a mentor (adults)

Mentoring https://www.mentorchatt.org/


Specialized Crisis Services 866-791-9225
Trained crisis counselors are available 24 hours a day in Tennessee to respond to crises rapidly and effectively.

When do I Call Specialized Crisis Services? CLICK HERE to learn more

Youth Villages

Suicide Prevention LifelineMore Resources!

Boys and Girls Club Chattanooga    

Common Core/ TNCore


Child Abuse Info/Reporting TN or call (877) 237-0004

Crisis Services for Children/Teens or call 866-791-9225 Dental Services TN State dental services


Connect with Chattanooga Family Justice Center (FJC)

The FJC serves residents of Hamilton County and the City of Chattanooga by co-locating services in a trauma-informed environment to:

  • address intimate partner and family violence
  • address abuse of older adults through elder justice services
  • address human trafficking

All services provided at the FJC are FREE and confidential -- no appointment is necessary during regular business hours.

We also have bilingual staff to serve the growing Hispanic/Latino population.

Services provided:

  • Assistance in creating a personal safety plan
  • Help finding a safe place for you, your children, and pets
  • Education and awareness regarding domestic violence, elder abuse, and human trafficking
  • Referrals to services available in Chattanooga
  • Civil Legal services and help with obtaining Orders of Protection
  • Personal support in court appointments
  • Emotional support
  • Free individual and family counseling

click here or visit https://connect.chattanooga.gov/fjc/ for more info


Free and Reduced Lunch (Online Application)

First Things First - Parenting Tweens and Teens


Girls HealthGirls Health.gov

Hamilton County Department of Education Girls Inc. Chattanooga provides fun and educational in-school, after school, and school break programs for girls ages 6-18 that are research and outcome-based.

Homebound Services HCDE- Homebound services are provided for students who are unable to attend school due to a serious health or orthopedic impairment where the student will be absent for a minimum of ten (10) consecutive school days.

Home School Information for Parents/Students living in Hamilton County

Internet Essentials (COMCAST) for Low Income Families



KidCentralTN - provides information on health, education, development and support to Tennessee families, as well as a searchable State Services Directory. In alignment with the TENNderCARE program, kidcentral tn reinforces the department’s goal to promote good health in children from birth until age 21.

Mental HealthMental Health. GOV

Relative Caregiver Program (RCP) TN - one stop shop for relatives raising non-birth children (grandparents raising grandchildren, etc.). Services link families with assistance through community resources and peer support.


Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention Life Line or call 1-800-273-8255-- 24/7 days a week

TANF Federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families


TennCare or www.healthcare.gov

TN- State Education Dept

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network or

Tennessee Vaccines for Children Program

Transportation (HCDE)

United Way 211

WIC - Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children

Youth and Family Development Centers (chattanooga.gov)

YCMA Chattanooga Youth Programs

Zone Finder/HCDE

DiplomaCollege and Career Exploration

Tennessee Promise- Drive to 55 Tennessee - Tennessee Promise offers two years of tuition-free community or technical college to Tennessee high school graduates beginning with the Class of 2015.

http://www.planningyourdreams.org (online assessments completed w. 8th graders/school counselor)

https://secure.collegefortn.org high school, college, career support /planning/ guidance for TN students, middle school and beyond

http://www.act.org/explorestudent students take the ACT EXPLORE in the fall of 8th gr year; learn more about here!

https://www.collegeboard.org a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity.

http://www.tn.gov/collegepays source for information about financing your college education in the state of Tennessee!

Academic Support/Tutoring- private/not funded by school/HCDE - Chattanooga, TN





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