Donna Cole
Optional Distance Learning
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Donna Cole, M.Ed. (Full-time)

Kimberly Wanat, M.Ed. (Part-time)

   Ms. Cole ( is the full- time School Counselor.

PWCS cares deeply about students’ emotional well-being during the summer break.  If a student is in need of emotional support during this time, please feel free to send an e-mail to  A school mental health or health professional will answer and offer virtual support to students to the best of their ability.  This e-mail is not to be used for emergency situations as it will not be monitored 24 hours a day.  If a student is ever in an emergency situation he/she is encouraged to call 911 or utilize one of the resources listed below:

Emergency Resources:

ACTS Helpline                                               703.368.4141

1.800.SUICIDE (24-hour hotline)               1.800.784.2433

Crisis Text Hotline (24-hour hotline)         741741   

PWC Child Protective Services Hotline     703.792.4200

PWC Community Services Board               703.792.7800 (western PWCS) or 703.792.4900 (eastern PWCS)

We miss our students and Mountain View Families very much. We will also miss Mrs. Wanat, our part- time School Counselor. She accepted a full-time position at Yorkshire Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year. We wish her the very best!
Each of you are in our thoughts daily.

Please see an important message from PWCS as well as some helpful resources to support your children during this challenging time below the following message.
Our county now has a Food Helpline which coordinates food delivery to the 42 pantries across PWCS.  People who are immune compromised or who do not have transportation can arrange to have their food delivered.  Individuals 65 and over will automatically be placed into the Senior Home Deliver Program.   A representative will direct families to the nearest pantry.
 Food Helpline 703-794-4668


Local Resources For Families In Need

Mental Health Resources

PWCS Area Telemental Health Resources

Resources for Families during Distance Learning

Student Resources during Distance Learning

Military Connected Resources

COVID 19 Information for Kids

Brain Pop Jr. Video about COVID 19

Helpful Links for Mindfulness

Coping Star

ABC's of Anxiety in Children

8 Ways to Help Your Child during Covid-19

Parents as Emotion Coaches