6th Grade

Mr.Victor Terranova, M.S.

School Counselor, Grade 6

Mr. Terranova

The 6th grade has two teams:
The Adventurers & The Explorers

At various times throughout the school year, the school counselors deliver Counseling Workshops in the classroom to help students with academic, personal/social, and career development. The workshops for the 6th Grade are: 

All About Me - Students will learn what the role of the School Counselor is in their building and will complete a survey called "All About Me"  
Career Matchmaker - Students will complete a career interest inventory using Career Cruising and learn about careers that match their interests.
Career cruising 
Various groups will be offered to students to participate in throughout the year. The groups are held for a variety of reasons such as: improving social skills, improving self-esteem, stress management skills, academic success skills, etc.

Individual planning interviews take place throughout the school year with each 6th Grade student to assist them with establishing future goals and to identify activities, interests, strengths/weaknesses, and likes/dislikes.

Mr. Terranova has begun the second year of his school counseling career here at MSP, and enters the role with close to 20 years of experience working with students, children, and adolescents working in athletics.  He received his Masters in Counseling at Central Connecticut State University in 2016, while working in college athletics as a men's and women's tennis coach.  Most recently, Mr. Terranova finished a substitute position at Sedgwick Middle School in West Hartford.  He received his bachelor's from Saint Michael's College in Colchester VT.  He is a professional member of the Connecticut School Counselor Association.

Mr. Terranova's favorite things:  
Favorite activities:  Sports, Cooking, Spending time outdoors with family & friends
Favorite foods:  Coffee, BBQ, Chicken Parm, Cheez-Its
Favorite animal:  Dogs
Favorite Movie: Top Gun

Victor Terranova, School Counselor
Middle School of Plainville 
150 Northwest Drive
Plainville, CT 06062
Phone: 860-793-3250 x2056
Fax: 860-793-3265