• Name: Yesenia Garcia-Barca, LMSW
    WJHS School Social Worker


    Subject: WCSD Department of Special Education and Student Services


    Email: yesenia.barca@wcsdny.org


    Phone: (845) 298-5200 x21011



    May is Mental Health Awareness. Please navigate to the mental health awareness tab on the left for some tools to help you thrive. Stay safe and be well!



    Welcome to the distance learning process. Please note that I will have office hours Monday through Friday from 8 am to 9 am and 2 pm to 3 pm. During this time I will be available to respond to e-mails and address any questions or concerns that you may have. Please see e-mail address above. I hope that you are all well and am happy to help in any way that I can. -Mrs. Barca


    Hello my name is Yesenia Garcia-Barca and I am the School Social Worker in your building. I am excited about the opportunity to work with you and your children to support their social/emotional growth during their time at Wappingers Junior High School. At WJHS, we believe in serving the whole child. Should your student have any needs that impact their school funtioning, please reach out to myself or their School Counselor. We are happy to direct you to the person best able to help your child navigate the dynamics of their junior high school experience. Looking forward to supporting your child in the best way that we can.