School Counseling Department


Welcome to the Forest Middle School Counseling Department website!

We are excited to have you with us for the 2022-2023 school year!

Have questions or just want to talk? Click here to fill out our request form:

FMS Counseling Request Form

FMS School Counselors & Caseloads:
Ms. Kris Gilley ([email protected]): Last Names A-F 
Mrs. Michelle Fluker ([email protected]): Last Names G-Me
Ms. Virginia Waldmann ([email protected]): Last Names Mi-Z

Counseling Office Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm, Monday-Friday

Check out our Virtual Calming Room (great for kids and adults!).

To reach any counselor by phone, please call the FMS main number, (434) 525-6630.  You will be able to select which counselor you would like to speak with.  We are in and out of our offices throughout the day, so we will respond to messages as soon as possible.

In case of a mental health emergency (suicidal thoughts, self injury, etc.), please do not wait for a school counselor to respond.  Please dial 911, visit your nearest emergency room, or contact Horizon Behavioral Health at 434-477-5000 (after-hours emergency line 434-522-8191).

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline



This page provides information on preparing, applying, and paying for college, as well as information on degrees and labor-market career projections.

49 Phrases to Calm an Anxious Child - this website offers 49 different ways to approach a child's anxiety!  Many of the techniques also work with adults experiencing anxiety.





Please use the links to the left for more information. 


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