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Social Services

School Social Worker

Erin Peterson is the school social worker at St. Michael Elementary schools. Mrs. Peterson works primarily with students who have special education needs. Mrs. Peterson is dedicated to supporting the social/emotional growth of our students. She works together with staff and families to help students better manage emotions, build friendships and become independent problem solvers. 


Mrs. Peterson
763-497-4882 ext. 2208

Mrs. Peterson's Website​​​​​​​

Elementary School Counselor

Julie Knudson is the Elementary School Counselor for Big Woods, Fieldstone and St. Michael Elementary.  Ms. Knudson assists our amazing students with academic and social/emotional growth. She works in partnership with educators and parents to support students with making positive life choices, cope with difficult life events, appreciate diversity, promote confidence and develop healthy relationships. Ms. Knudson works on a 6 digital day schedule.  She's at Big Woods Elementary on days 1 and 4, Fieldstone Elementary on days 2 and 6, and St. Michael Elementary on days 3 and 5. 

Community Resources

Wright County Social Services provides a starting point to get connected with local community resources and human services.

Mental Health Information 

The Minnesota Association of Children and Mental Health provides information on a variety mental health symptoms, classroom accommodations, and resources of interest to parents.

Classes for Parents

Resource, Training, and Solutions, based in St. Cloud, MN, provides classes designed for parents and resources from their media center that can be mailed directly to your home for a minimal cost.

Parenting Workshops