Mrs. Leah Philley

Phone: 903-262-2268


Degrees and Certifications:

Education: Bachelor of Science Interdisciplinary Studies, Baylor University M.Ed., Dallas Baptist University Licensed Professional Counselor, University of Texas at Tyler Certification: Elementary Mathematics Grades 1-8 Elementary Self-Contained Grades 1-8 Professional School Counselor EC-12  

Mrs. Leah Philley



Welcome Caldwell Stars! 

As your school counselor, I will work to create an environment where we can work together to ensure success for your child according to his/her needs.  I believe every child deserves to be given every opportunity to become a leader who helps ensure a better future for generations to come.   

Community Mitigation Update

During this time of Community Mitigation, I am still here to serve our students, staff, and families!  If you need to get in touch with me my contact information is below.  

My office phone has been forwarded to my cell phone during this time.

Office Phone: 903-262-2268


Follow me on Twitter @LeahPhilley

Google Classroom:  Every student has received an invite via student email to join where elementary and middle school resources will be posted.  If you need me to resend the invite, please email me! 

Please visit the Tyler ISD Guidance and Counseling Website!

Click here to book a counseling appointment.

Check-in with me and let me know how you are doing!


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Parent Permission Form For Counseling

Adult Counseling Referral

Parent Resources for Digital Learning

How to Talk to Your Children About COVID-19

Caldwell's Vision Statement: To be the state's premier Fine Arts Academy that advances a creative and applied approach to teaching and the arts.  

Caldwell's Mission Statement: Enhancing the Whole Child Through the Arts

Philosophy of Education: As a professional school counselor, my vision is to promote a positive school culture and atmosphere that supports your child's social, emotional, behavioral, and academic needs.