Colgate Health Center

The Colgate Wellness Center is available for students' medical needs. It is staffed by a Registered Nurse Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., and Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, the hours are 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. When the Wellness Center is closed, there is an RN on call who is available to staff the Colgate Wellness Center, if necessary, for illness. 

The school physician visits the Colgate Wellness Center twice a week and as necessary.

The Colgate Wellness Center has an eight-bed licensed infirmary.

Counseling Office

The Counseling Office is staffed by two mental health professionals who are available to students during the school week for confidential appointments. The counselors are also available on an on-call basis as needed. Appointments with local private therapists and psychiatrists can be arranged upon request.

Colgate Health Center

List of 3 members.

  • Georgia Burman 

    Director of Nursing, Colgate Wellness Center
  • Lauren (Schwaber) Melman 

    Medical Director
    860-409-3690
  • Susan  Ingvertsen 

    Administrative Assistant to the CWC

Counseling Office

List of 2 members.

  • Cathie Hillian 

    Assistant Director of Counseling
    860-409-3672
  • Amanda (Magary) Kice 

    Director of Counseling
    860-409-3689
Miss Porter's School
60 Main Street   |    Farmington, CT 06032  |   Telephone: 860-409-3500  |  Since 1843
A BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL FOR GIRLS GRADES NINE THROUGH 12