• Jennifer Zimmerman              

    Vison Statement

    Park Street Elementary School students are confident, compassionate and responsible students who learn, grow, and thrive through diverse experiences and backgrounds in the the 21st century global community.  Students can problem solve and face adversity with resilence, respect and compassion for others by having access and equity to resources.  Students are optimistic productive citizens who engage with the community to reach their fullest potential academically, socially, and emotionally.

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Park Street Elementary School Counseling Program is to provide counseling services to all students regardless of individual differences in a secure and nurturing environment through access and equity to resources.  Through the standards, students will acquire the skills, knowledge, and attitude needed to become productive citizens, responsive workers and lifelong learners.  The counseling program strives to be an integral part of the overall school program with emphasis placed upon individual uniqueness as well as multicultural diversity geared towards helping our students learn, grow, and thrive.


    Counselors provide a wide-range of services to meet student's needs. Those services include but are not limited too:

    • Classroom Guidance
    • Individual Counseling
    • Group Counseling
    • Responsive Services
    • System Support
    • Career Day & Red Ribbon Week

    If you feel your child needs any of these services please contact Dr. Jennifer Zimmerman at 770-429-3180 or jzimmerman@marietta-city.k12.ga.us


    August – Introduction to Counseling                                                                                                        

    September – Goal Setting

    October – Drug Awareness (Red Ribbon Week)

    November – College and Career Awareness (College Day)

    December – Anti Bullying

    January – Safety

    February – Growth Mindset (Black History)

    March – Test Taking Tips and Strategies

    April – Internet Safety

    May – Transition Lesson (Career Day)

    (Subject to Change based on Annual Needs Assessment)



  • Jennifer Zimmerman, Ph.D., LPC
    School Counselor 

    Email: jzimmerman@marietta-city.k12.ga.us
    105 Park Street
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 429-3180 ext. 7017

    Kristin Hanfland, LCSW
    School Social Worker 

    Email: khanfland@marietta-city.k12.ga.us
    340 Aviation Road
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 429-3115 ext. 5890
    Services: Early Learning Center, Hickory Hills, Marietta Center for Advanced Academics, Park Street, Marietta Sixth Grade Academy, and Marietta Middle School 

    Jennifer Arozqueta
    School Social Worker 

    Email: jarozqueta@marietta-city.k12.ga.us
    340 Aviation Road
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 429-3115 ext. 5897
    Services: Spanish and Portuguese speaking families at all schools

    Valarie Kahiha
    Social Worker 

    Email: vkahiha@marietta-city.k12.ga.us
    120 Saine Dr.
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 429-3190 ext. 6486
    Services: Dunleith, Park Street, West Side