Meet the Counselor's

Meet the School Counselors

Kathy Cooney is in her 18th year as school counselor at Perry Hall Elementary School. She works with students in grades K, 1, and 5. Kathy previously worked in the business field before earning her Master’s degree in School Counseling. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC).   


Elvire Cajuste is beginning her career as a school counselor this year with PHES. Elvire earned her BA in Psychology and her MA in Guidance and Counseling from New York University in May 2020. Elvire works with students in kindergarten, 3rd and 4th grade and is excited to start her first year of counseling with the wonderful students of PHES