585 31 1/2 Rd 
Grand Junction, CO 81504 
Phone (970)254-6270 
Fax (970)523-5938 

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Counseling Department

Sources of Strength


Mission Statement

The mission of our professional school counseling program is to empower all students to acquire educational, occupational and social competencies in order to reach their individual potential in partnership with students, parents, staff and the community. 

Meet Our Mental Health Team

For assistance, concerns, or questions please call or email one of the counselors.

Jody Tate, MA

Students enrolled in 7th grade and 8T

Hours: 7:00 to 3:00, Phone 254-6270

Victoria Vigil, MA, NCC

Students enrolled in 6th grade and 8M

Hours: 7:00 to 3:00, Phone 254-6270

Shari Remmenga, MS, EdS, NCSP

School Psychologist

Frances Hicks, LPC

Behavioral Health Counselor

Permission/Consent Form for Counseling/Groups

Backpack Program Form



We help students in the areas of:


Random Acts of Kindness Week


Join the WOW (Wolves of Welcome)Team


What is it:    The WOW team is a group of 8th graders who work as mentors to 6th grade students to help make their transition to middle school a positive one.


Activities and Responsiblities

  • Help lead the 5th grade orientation in April.
  • Participate and help facilitate the new student retreat in August.
  • Lead small student groups for the 6th grade orientation in August.
  • Help train new WOW team members in the spring.
  • Tutoring opportunities to 6th grade students.
  • Participate in mentoring activities with 6th grade students throughout the year.


SOS- Sources of Strength Team at Grand Mesa Middle School

Sources of Strength Wheel

TGYS Perceived Social Support Scale

Marijuana Use and Attitudes