Winter Park 9th Grade Center
Home of the Wildcats
Emily believes in making health and wellness fun and exciting, much like her 9th Grade Advanced Placement Human Geography class. She looks for opportunities to engage students and staff in Healthy School Team programming so they can reach their full potential. It’s not uncommon to see Emily working closely with various different school groups, from the JROTC to the media center, to create innovative wellness programming so students are healthy and ready to learn.
Caitlin McDonald, LMHC
Caitlin McDonald is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and attended the University of Central Florida for her Master’s degree. Caitlin has been working with children and adolescents for four years, and she enjoys the resiliency that children exhibit. Caitlin utilizes a wide range of techniques in counseling, including play therapy, art therapy, experiential activities, and cognitive behavioral strategies to help strengthen each person as an individual. She also focuses on wellness and self-care in her work with teenagers. In her free time, Caitlin enjoys playing sports, reading, going to the beach, and traveling.
Dawn has been a Registered Nurse for 17 years. Her focus as the school nurse is to encourage the students to make choices that will help them live up to their full potential. She strives to build a personal relationship with all the students and staff members.
407-623-1476, ext. 6242229
Winter Park High School’s 9th Grade Center strives to provide our students with a happy and healthy environment. Creating these lifelong habits will ensure our students are performing at their maximum potential. As a community, we have embraced a healthy lifestyle, and commitment to creating enlightenment through education and practice. Students will feel better and learn better when they are physically and mentally prepared.