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Counselor's Corner

Meet the Counselor

Role of the School Counselor

Role of the School Counselor

Role of school counselor


To provide opportunities so that every student will acquire the social-emotional, academic, and career skills to reach their fullest educational potential and successfully manage their lives as healthy, responsible, competent and productive citizens who respect themselves and others.


Provide a comprehensive counseling program that supports the whole child.
Focusing on the needs, interests and issues related to social-emotional, academic, and college/career development of all students through a multi-tiered system of support.
Advocate, collaborate and facilitate actions that promote a positive school climate, provide an opportunity for all students to access their education and achieve personal and academic success to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world.


The School Counselor believes that ALL students...
  • Are uniquely individual, valuable, and capable of achieving their highest potential.
  • Should be treated with dignity and respect.
  • Should feel safe, supported, and encouraged at school.
The School Counseling Program…
  • Is an integral part of the school program.
  • Equips students with the necessary skills in academic, socio-emotional, and college/career.
  • Is child centered, developmentally appropriate, and preventative.
  • Is available to all students to assist them with academic, socio-emotional, and college/career counseling needs.
  • Conducts activities that contribute to the development of positive school climate.
  • Helps students develop a healthy self-concept and an acceptance of individual differences.
  • Fosters a positive relationship between home and school.
  • Is continuously refined and improved through systematic review and evaluation.
The School Counselor…
  • Is an advocate for all students and for the school counseling program.
  • Utilizes data to manage and evaluate the school counseling program to refine and improve counseling services.
  • Works with stakeholders within the district, as well as in the community, to provide a high-quality school counseling program.
  • Provides parents with community resources, links, etc. for help and support.
  • Strives for professional excellence through continued study and participation in professional development.