What do school counselors do?

  • School counselors are certified/licensed educators who improve student success for ALL students by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program 


    School counselors help all students:

    • Apply academic achievement trategies 
    • Manage emotions and apply interpersonal skills 
    • Plan for postsecondary options 



    Counselors support students by providing:

    • Individual student academic planning and goal setting
    • School counseling classroom lessons based on student success sandards
    • Short-term counseling to students
    • Referrals for long-term support
    • Collaboration with families/teachers/administrators/community for student success
    • Advocacy for students at student-focused meetings
    • Data analysis to identify tudents needs and challenges