Ms. Lakshmi Morgan joined Westlake Academy as the Primary Counselor in 2017. Prior to becoming a counselor, Ms. Morgan served as an educator for 15 years in the Birdville school district. Ms. Morgan earned a Bachelors of Arts and Teacher Certification from the University of Texas at Arlington and a Masters in Education in School Counseling from Dallas Baptist University.
Ms. Morgan has taught Pre-Kindergarten to eighth grade. Her favorite part of teaching, no matter what grade she teaches, has been the students. She believes each student is unique and gifted in their own way.
The goal of the counseling program is to assist the children in building a positive self-image and to provide the resources needed to empower the children to become the best they can be. Ms. Morgan's desire is to work in partnership with parents and school staff to provide the best opportunities for students and families to enjoy a successful year.