Phone: 828.754.6941


Degrees and Certifications:

MA Professional School Counseling BS English Secondary Education BA Psychology

Mrs. Danelle Kiziah

Mrs. Kiziah is the school counselor at Davenport A+ School.  She loves working with students and families in many capacities!  She's a graduate of Appalachian State University and lives on a family farm in Lenoir with her husband and son.  After teaching at South Caldwell High School for 5 years, she came to work as the school counselor at Davenport A+ School in 2014.  She shares an office with the school social worker and the school nurse and is always happy to provide students and families with available resources in our community.  Through the school week, she spends time working with students and teachers in the classroom running the character education program!

Mrs. Kiziah also sees students in the school for individual and group counseling throughout the school year, and is currently the school 504 coordinator for students who benefit from those services. She works closely with the school nurse and school social worker, as well as community church groups, to run assistance programs, such as the Backpack Program and the Christmas Angel Tree Program.  In her work with students, she uses an integrative approach that includes child-centered play therapy and expressive arts therapy techniques.  Feel free to contact her regarding services offered through student support, or for any other questions (828) 754-6941 Ext#269.