Kiara Black

School Counselor

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School Phone: 828 324 8884

Google Voice: 828 295 2813


Here's who I am & what I do

My name is Kiara Black and I am the School Counselor at Southwest Primary School. I was born and raised in Hickory, North Carolina. I received by Bachelors in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. I then received my Masters in School Counseling from Gardner-Webb University. 

"School counselors design and deliver school counseling programs that improve student outcomes. They lead, advocate and collaborate to promote equity and access for all students by connecting their school counseling program to the school’s academic mission and school improvement plan. They uphold the ethical and professional standards of ASCA and promote the development of the school counseling program based on the following areas of the ASCA National Model: define, deliver, manage and assess."

-American School Counselor Association

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