Mrs. Patton - School Counselor

Jessica Patton



Welcome to the School Counseling Website!

My name is Jessica Patton and I am the School Counselor at Fred L. Wilson Elementary. I am originally from Springfield, Pennsylvania and have lived in Salisbury since 2005. I have been the School Counselor at Fred L. Wilson since 2013 and I'm very excited to be part of this great school family and Kannapolis City Schools.

B.S. in Psychology, Catawba College, Salisbury, North Carolina

M.A. in School Counseling, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina

NCC- National Certified Counselor

LPCA- Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Educational Philosophy
I believe that all children have the ability to be successful academically and as their own unique person. With the support of staff, parents and community members each student can reach his or her own potential and contribute to our world.

School Counseling Program Vision Statement:
Students at Fred L. Wilson elementary school are engaged in learning every day with the support and encouragement of staff, parents, community members and their peers. The comprehensive school counseling program will assist students in achieving their goals through the completion of academic grade level curriculum. Students will move from the elementary level with a strong foundation in social/emotional and career exploration skills.

School Counseling Program Mission Statement:
The mission of the school counseling program is to support students in their quest to thrive in school every day. Staff, parents and community members will work together to inspire students to reach high expectations in academic, career and personal/social areas domains.