Scott Steinberg named new COVID-19 Counselor

Scott Steinberg named new COVID-19 Counselor
Posted on 09/08/2020
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Mr. Scott Steinberg, a veteran counselor in the West Irondequoit CSD, is the new COVID-19 Counselor. He will support students K-12 with unique needs related to the COVID-19 pandemic, such has anxiety, trauma and necessary life adjustments. Steinberg is about to start his 20th year in West Irondequoit, including the past eight as a counselor at Irondequoit High School. Prior to coming to the WICSD, he was a K-6 counselor in Spencerport.

“I know how difficult this pandemic has been for our students and their families,” said Steinberg, whose first two weeks in West Irondequoit amid the 9/11 tragedy. “This role isn’t meant to replace our building-level counselors. I am an additional layer for the COVID- and quarantine-related needs of our students – just more support for our community.”