Counseling Office

Guidance & Counseling Program

  • Project Wisdom - "Helping Students Make Wiser Choices"

    Character education program consisting of:

    • Daily Broadcast Messages
    • Monthly Virtues
    • Monthly Guidance Lessons

    Learn more at www.projectwisdom.com

     

    Highlights of Counseling Program:

    Small Group Counseling - counseling groups based on specific needs (ex: "Changing Families", "Grief Support", "Peace of Mind", etc).

    Individual Counseling - short-term counseling for school-related problems or for problems that are affecting school performance.

    KJC's (Kirkpatrick Junior Counselors) - program designed for 4th grade students to build leadership skills and enhance the collaborative atmosphere of our school.

    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, small group discussions with children in conflict, & individual counseling when necessary.

    Yello Dyno– anti-victimization education program for students in PreK-1st

    Red Ribbon Week - drug awareness & prevention.

    Fire Preventionfire prevention & safety education.

    School Counselor’s Mailbox– available for students to privately communicate problems/concerns, or request to see the counselor.