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Counselor Profiles

Michelle Chandler mdchandler@aps.k12.co.us

Hi, I am the counselor for the A and B teams.  I have been with Aurora Public Schools as a school counselor since 2001.  I have worked in both middle school and high school.  Before becoming a school counselor, I worked as a drug and alcohol counselor for 10 years.    I am married and have two sons that are both in college.  I enjoy reading, spending time with my family and traveling. 

My job is to accelerate student learning every day.  I do my job by ensuring that all students acquire academic, post- secondary and personal/social competencies in order to be community minded contributing members of society.  My community needs me to do my job.

 

Taylor Sparks tlsparks@aps.k12.co.us

Hello! My name is Taylor Sparks and I am the counselor for teams C and D here at East Middle School. This is my  4th year living in Colorado, and my second year  working as a middle school counselor.  Most of my family is in Philadelphia, but luckily my cat Crosby keeps me company here in the Denver area. I enjoy hiking, skiing, movies, and traveling.

 My job is to accelerate learning for every APS student every day.  I do my job by ensuring that all students acquire academic, post-secondary, and personal/social competencies in order to be community minded contributing members of society. My community needs me to do my job!


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