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Mr. Dennis Silva, School Counselor

My name is Dennis Silva School Counselor at Santa Maria Middle School,  I received My  B.S. in Education, and a M. A. in Guidance in Counseling  from Northern Arizona University.  I have  worked as an Elementary, Middle School, and High School Teacher and Counselor at several schools in Arizona and California. These include Hemet,  Round Valley,  Isaac, University Public,  Higley, and presently Santa Maria.  In addition to my teaching and counseling positions I have  past work experience including being City Manager of Springerville Az.,  and Administrator  of White Mt. Communities Hospital.  I also served as Mayor and City Council member of Springerville Az.  I am very happy to be part of the Santa Maria team and look forward working with our students, parents, and staff.  Please feel free to contact me with any questions you have about our Counseling Services.