Madison Schmidt

Middle School Counselor

Contact Information

Email: mschmidt@pky.ufl.edu
Phone: 352.392.1554 x261

Biography

B.S., Family and Child Sciences, Florida State University
M.Ed., School Counseling, University of Florida
Ed.S., School Counseling, University of Florida

Madison started at P.K. Yonge as an intern at the start of the 2019-2020 school year and was thrilled to stay on as the Middle school counselor. She strives to be a passionate advocate and a consistent source of support for students at P.K. Yonge. Madison seeks to meet the individualized needs of each student through tailored interventions built on a foundation of trust and genuine acceptance. Through this very connection students can feel heard and valued, in a space where there is no fear of judgment or ridicule. She collaborates with teachers, families, and students alike to help promote a sense of community and acceptance within the school.

Outside of school, Madison enjoys spending time with family, watching movies, or being outside camping, hiking, and visiting parks.