School Counseling

Mission Statement

The mission of the middle school counseling department is to provide a comprehensive, developmentally appropriate school counseling program. Programming is based on national standards, addressing the academic, social, personal and career development of each and every student. School counselors advocate for students in collaboration with parents/families, teachers, support services staff and administrators.

School Counseling Faculty and Staff

School Counselor Ms. Kara Gillespie 412-344-2132

Racers and 7th Grade

School Counselor Ms. Amy Whealdon 412-344-2126

Locomotion and 8th Grade

Secretary Ms. Joelle Klaber 412-344-2133




The Mt. Lebanon Middle School Counseling Department would like to welcome you to Naviance, your all inclusive career information program. We are excited as it provides you with detailed information on over 1,500 career choices.

For Mellon Middle School Students:

  • To use Naviance, start your browser and go to this web site:
  • In the email box, type: the first initial of your first name, your last name, the last two digits of your student id number.
  • In the password box, type: your dashboard log in. Then click “Log in”.
  • Under postal code, please enter 15228.

Course Catalog

Click here to see our course catalog.


PDE 339 Submission