Guidance & Counseling Program
Highlights of Counseling Program:
Social-Emotional Learning & Guidance - lessons in each class every month. We are using a curriculum called PurposeFULL People by Character Strong.
SEPT. - Meet the Counselor / "Minute Meetings"
OCT. - Kindness / Bullying Prevention
NOV. - Responsibility / Internet Safety
DEC. - Courage
JAN. - Honesty
FEB. - "Career Cafe"
MAR. - Respect
APR. - Perseverance
Small Group Counseling - counseling groups based on specific needs (ex: "Changing Families", "Grief Support", "Easing Anxiety", etc).
Individual Counseling - short-term counseling for school-related problems or for problems that are affecting school performance.
WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students)– fathers and father-figures who engage with students in the classroom, serve as positive male role models, and enhance school security by being an extra set of eyes and ears.
Bullying Prevention & Intervention - annual staff training, classroom guidance for students, & individual counseling when necessary.
Red Ribbon Week - drug awareness & prevention.
Fire Prevention– fire prevention & safety education.
School Counselor’s Mailbox– available for students to privately communicate problems/concerns, or request to see the counselor.