St. Leo's Counseling Program

Reasons for Parents To Contact the School Counselor…

  • Concerns about student achievement or behavior.
  • Family health problems.
  • Special needs of their child.
  • Questions about community resources to assist students outside of the classroom.

Ways a Student May See the Counselor...

  • Self-referral
  • Friend(s) referral
  • Parent referral
  • Administrative referral
  • Teacher referral
  • Request of the counselor

Your School Counselor

Mrs. Heather Barksdale, MS, NCC

(201)796-5156 | Room # 207

Office Hours:

  • Tuesday 8:30am-3:30pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am-3:30pm
  • Thursday 8:30am-2:30pm


St. Leo’s School
300 Market St, Elmwood Park, NJ


  • (201) 796-5156
  • schooloffice@stleosschool.org
  • Office open Mon-Fri 7am to 4pm