Phone: SHES: (843)695-5201


Degrees and Certifications:

Meet Your School Counselors

Donna Gomes is a certified school counselor and teacher in the state of South Carolina.  She has a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Arizona.  She also has a  Master’s Degree in Elementary School Counseling from The Citadel. 

Mrs. Gomes is the school counselor for Kindergarten, second, and fourth grade for the 2020-21 school year.  Her email address is


Heather Mann attended Mercy College where she earned her B.S. in Psychology. She earned her M.A.E.D in Counselor Education and M.S.E.D. in Health and Physical Education with a specialization in Health Promotions from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Go HOKIES!

She is also certified as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a National Board Certified Teacher in School Counseling (NBCT), a National Certified Counselor (NCC), and a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF). 

She heads the Sandpiper Soccer program at SHES and also coaches for Charleston United Soccer Club. 

Ms. Mann is the school counselor for 4K, First, Third and Fifth Grade for the 2020-2021 school year. Her email address is My website can be found under class websites, school counselor-Mann or at