Elementary Counselor:

Laura Oliva


About Me:

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as your child’s elementary school counselor. I am excited to start my third year here at Poteet Elementary for the 2020-2021 school year. I will be working closely with all the students in the areas of social-emotional learning, personal awareness, and academic development. My role is to create a safe and nurturing environment for each and every student. I look forward to working with the students, parents, faculty, and staff members. Please feel free to contact me with any concerns or questions.


Office Phone: (830) 742-3503 ext. 1370

Email me at


What made you go into Counseling?

The reason I became a school counselor was that I have a strong desire to help others. It is rewarding to create positive changes in the lives of others. It is my passion to maximize student success in order for all students to recognize and make the best of their abilities.


Favorite Quote:

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou