Contact Information

125 College Avenue
Licking, MO 65542

Phone: (573) 674-3211
Fax: (573) 674-1332

Counseling Staff

Amber Stephens

Amber Stephens

Elementary Counselor
Foster Care Liaison
Homelessness Liaison
District Special Education Director


Administrative Assistant

Amanda Reeder


About the Program

Licking Elementary School offers a comprehensive K-6 school counseling program that is an integral part of each school's total educational program designed to promote the academic, career, and personal/social development of all students. As an essential part of the instructional program, school counseling helps to build a foundation for student learning and academic success.

If you are the parent of a Licking Elementary student and have questions about the Licking Elementary School Guidance and Counseling Program, or questions or concerns about your child, please feel free to call the main office at 573.674.3211 and ask to speak to the school counselor.


To provide data driven counseling services that support the continuous improvement efforts of our school so that all students will succeed.


To provide a comprehensive developmental counseling program in collaboration with other educators, families and communities to meet the needs of all students: address barriers to learning, and prepare students to become productive members of society. School counselors are professional school advocates who provide support to maximize student potential and academic achievement.