School Counseling

Registrar and Counseling Secretary, Ms. Pineda

Phone Number: 301-460-2410


Counselor Virtual Office Hours

 Counselors are available to meet with students during their virtual office hours.  Just click on the zoom during office hours and they'll be there to chat.  If you can't make it to their office hour, but need help you can always email them.  

All Counselors are available: 

Monday: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm 
Tuesday: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Thursday: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Friday: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

 6th Grade Counselor: Ms. Hardy


Virtual Link: Zoom Link  Meeting ID: 98859484418  Pswrd: ams (case sensitive)


7th Grade Counselor: Mr. Lilja


Virtual Link: Zoom Link  Meeting ID: 3109498714 Pswrd: ams (case sensitive) 


8th Grade Counselor: Ms. Tran


Virtual Link: Zoom Link Meeting ID: 94470598938 Pswrd: ams (case sensitive) 


ELL/ESOL Counselor: Ms. Judd


Virtual Link: Zoom Link Meeting ID: 93054529038 Pswrd: ams (case sensitive)


Vision and Mission

Our common goal is to empower the parents and students of the Argyle community.  Argyle Magnet Middle School’s counseling department focuses on the need to close educational gaps by emphasizing rigorous academic achievement for all students.  We take on the role of change agents advocating for the removal of barriers blocking student success.

Counseling Links

  • Bullying – Learn about anti-bullying measures and ways you can help prevent it from happening to you child
  • Cafeteria- is a new service being offered which allows parents to make prepayments to their child’s cafeteria account with a credit/debit card using the Internet. Once the account is established, you can check balances, view student purchases, set up recurring payments, and receive low balance e-mail notification.
  • Enrollment Information  
  • Get Connected! Discover a unique directory of up-to-date information on community services for children, teens, families, adults and seniors
  •   Grief Support - Has your child experienced a loss of a loved one? There is help available for them and for you. Our partners at Caring Matters and Every Mind have joined to provide group counseling to Argyle Middle School Students who have experienced a loss.       There  is no cost for this service. If you would like grief support for your child or your family, please contact your child's counselor to begin healing. 
  • High School Choice Process – Chose between Blair, Einstein, Kennedy, Northwood, Wheaton, (Milestones Program Booklet)
  • MSMC - Choose Success! The Middle School Magnet Consortium (MSMC) is made up of three schools -- Argyle, Loiederman, and Parkland middle schools -- each of which offers an innovative and challenging magnet curriculum.
  •   School and Community Resources

High School Choice and Magnet Programs

Please view our DCC High School Choice Information page for continuous updates and resources through the 2020-2021 Academic school year. If you have questions please contact Ms. Tran,

Click on any of the consortium schools listed below to find out more information about each of their programs.