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School Counselors

Dawn Patterson (Students with a last name A-G)
[email protected]
(609) 298-0674 ext. 2039

Dawn Patterson's Website


Amy Rabenda (Students with a last name H-O)
[email protected]
(609) 298-0674 ext. 2007


Michael McQuarrie (Students with a last name P-Z)
[email protected]
(609) 298-0674 ext. 2020

Michael McQuarrie's Website


Guidance Program:
The Bordentown Regional Middle School Counseling Program provides emotional and social development support for all students.  Our main focus is to work with students, parents, teachers and administrators to build a community of learners who work to their best academic potential, exhibit accountability and good decision-making skills. The counselors strive to help students build a strong  positive self-image that promotes the self-confidence needed for academic and social success.    


  • Consultation with parents/guardians
  • Monitoring of student's academic progress 
  • Consultation with School-Based Administration and Related Services
  • Coordination of the Intervention and Referral Services Team
  • Consultation with Child Study Team
  • School Test Coordinators of PARCC and NJ ASK 8 Science State Assessments
  • Individual and Group solution-focused counseling for students


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