School Counselors

Last Updated: 6/23/2020 9:11 PM

Welcome to Clifford Pierce Middle School

Student Support Services


Ms. Davis- 7th grade Guidance Counselor- ext. 5487

Ms. Kerry Wiersbe- 8th Grade Counselor- ext. 5467

Mr. McKeague, Jr.- Social Worker- ext. 5484

Ms. Mills- Social Worker-ext. 5469

Mrs. Nelson- Student Support Services Secretary- ext. 5482


Please let us help you to help your students. 

Please visit our new school counseling website with more information


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 Guidance Direct FAX- 219-756-5739




Original Birth Certificate


Complete and up-to-date shot record per STATE OF INDIANA mandate

Parent’s driver’s license

Any legal or custody papers that pertain to the student (custody must be through the courts)

IEP or 504 if applicable

Last report card if available (it helps us to place your child in the appropriate classes)


If in FOSTER CARE please put caseworker name and phone number on the enrollment form as Emergency contact.



 Mortgage or current lease

(an updated copy will be needed upon renewal of the lease)

Utility bill- NIPSCO, water, sewer, vehicle registration or TANF letter from the State of Indiana

If the above residency documentation is NOT in your name but you reside with that person then you need to complete an addendum.

Please take the above-mentioned documentation along with the resident’s driver’s license to Merrillville High School and see the School Resource Officer.  The School Resource Officer is NOT always available.  Please call Merrillville High School and make sure that the officer is on the premises before you go. He will complete the addendum. Please bring that form and ALL the documentation to Pierce so that copies may be made for the student’s file. 


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