Academic Counseling

ROLE OF THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR 

 

  • Help improve school work (organization, completing tasks/assignments, and study skills)

  • Respond to individual student/parent needs/questions

  • Core Counseling Curriculum taught to students using personal/social, educational, college and career goals.

  • Facilitate parent/teacher/student conferences 

  • Coordinate Intervention Team Meetings for students who are struggling academically, personally, and/or socially.

  • Student support liaison and case carrier for students with Section 504 Accommodation Plans

  • Implement a Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS), which ensures all students have access to a comprehensive counseling program

Multi-Tiered System of Support

Tier 1: Core Curriculum- Classroom lessons (all students)

Tier 2: Intentional Guidance- Small group counseling (some students)

Tier 3: Individual Interventions- individual counseling and outside referrals (few students)