School Counseling Department

Ponaganset High/Middle School Counseling Department has gathered a collection of resources for the Ponaganset School Community.  

In the left column of this page please refer to the
"PHS/PMS School Counseling Resources" Link.

This page will provide you and your family with many resources to mental health assistance, COVID-19 Updates, school staff contacts and college, career, scholarships, financial aid and remote learning resources, information and tips on keeping healthy, motivated and successful.

The Rhode Island School Counselors Association has collected and posted information and resources to help you with 
COVID - (Coronavirus)  
Please go to

Why Should You Complete the FAFSA? 

FAFSA determines a student's eligibility for need-based federal financial aid for college, which may include grants, scholarships, work-study and loans. If eligible, it can really help you pay for school!

The College Planning Center of Rhode Island offers FREE appointments to students and families to complete their FAFSA , please go to to book your appointment. Phone: 401-475-3544 |
Email: [email protected]

Why it’s beneficial for you to fill out your FAFSA form:

Need more FAFSA help? Contact the College Planning Center of Rhode Island for an appointment and more information. 
Phone: 401-475-3544
[email protected]

Patricia Marcotte -Director of 6-12 Student Support Services
Alex MacLeod - School Counselor
Sarah Metro - School Counselor
Linda Murphy - School Counselor
Rhonda Dion -School Counselor

Caitlin Paquin- Guidance Secretary
Phone:   401-710-7500 x 3199
Fax:  401-764-0251

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