Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Debbie Leffler
Impossible isn't something that can't be done...it's just something that hasn't been done before.
Hello! I am Debbie Leffler, Elementary School Counselor. The 2021-2022 school year will be my thirtieth year in education, twenty-third year as the Elementary School Counselor at Conestoga. I also spent a few years teaching in New Underwood, South Dakota and coached volleyball and track. I earned my Bachelor's Degree at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln and my Master's in School Counseling at South Dakota State University. My husband and I have two boys, our oldest recently graduated from SCC with a building construction degree and our youngest is a sophomore at the University of Dubuque in Dubuque, Iowa majoring in graphic design and sport marketing and managemnt and is a part of the Spratan's Track and Field and Cross Country team.
As a School Counselor, I perform the following roles in order to promote positive development in academic, career, and personal/social domains:
*Small group counseling
*Consult and collaborate with parents, teachers, administrators, social workers, and students
*Provide information and resources to parents and guardians on a variety of issues
*Provide support during personal crisis