High School Guidance Counselor, 9-12

Mrs. Kelly McEntire

Phone: 724-662-2272 ext. 19

Email:

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Mrs. Kelly McEntire

Mrs. McEntire began her career in counseling at Mercer Area Jr.-Sr. High School in 1984 as the Jr. High Guidance Counselor. After 13 years in that position she transitioned to the role of Sr. High Counselor. During her tenure at MASD, Mrs. McEntire has been involved in coaching and various extracurricular activities. She graduated from Westminster College, where she also earned her Masters degree in Education and Secondary Guidance Certification. Mrs. McEntire enjoys spending time with her family and currently lives in New Castle with her husband Ron, a former Mercer teacher and retired elementary school principal.

Middle School GuidanceCounselor, K-8

Mrs. Allyson Rust

Phone: 724-662-2272 ext. 18

Email:

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Mrs. Allyson Rust

Mrs. Rust started at Mercer Area School District in 2009 as a kindergarten teacher. In addition, she has taught middle school math and 8th grade science. In 2011, she earned her Master’s in counseling K-12 at Westminster College. She is currently the full time K-8 guidance counselor and the district SAP Coordinator. You will find Mrs. Rust at the high school all day Wednesdays as well as Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  She is at the elementary school all day Fridays as well as Monday, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.

Guidance Secretary/Middle/High School Webmaster

Mrs. Jennifer Wamboldt

Phone: 724-662-2272 ext. 20

Email:

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Mrs. Jennifer Wamboldt

Mrs. Wamboldt has been the Guidance Secretary since 2006. Originally from Eastern Pennsylvania, she received her Bachelor of Arts in Advertising/Public Relations from Penn State University in 1996.  Mrs. Wamboldt also keeps the high school webiste updated.