Welcome to West Side Middle School!(860) 449-5630School Counseling Staff:Marissa Gallo, Grade 6 School Counselor-ext. 165Kathryn Mazzarella, Grade 7 School Counselor-ext. 168Michelle Mercado, Grade 8 School Counselor-ext. 167Anita Cleetus, Guidance Secretary-ext. 166School counselors, formerly referred to as "guidance counselors" in the past, help ALL students improve academically, support their personal and social development, and assist with planning for their futures. We are here to help EVERY student be successful in middle school.