Counselors

Patriots

Welcome Patriots!!!

 

Introducing the School Counselor:

SCHOOL COUNSELORS ARE SPECIALISTS

  • School counselors are child advocates who work cooperatively with the educational staff, parents, and community.
  • School counselors assist students with their social, emotional, and educational development.
  • School counselors assist students, parents, and educational staff through counseling, consultation, and coordination.

THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR WORKS WITH TEACHERS AND ADMINISTRATORS

  • To facilitate referrals and evaluations.
  • To provide consultation concerning student’s needs
  • To facilitate parent conferences/staffings.
  • To develop an educational plan to meet the personal, social, educational, and career needs of students.
  • To work collaboratively with teahers, administrators, school nurse, counseling agencies, and law enforcement.

THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR WORKS WITH PARENTS

  • To encourage and support student achievement.
  • To assist in the interpretation of assessment data.
  • To provide family support.
  • To design an appropriate educational and career plan for the student.

THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR WORKS WITH STUDENTS

  • To provide the needed support to develop positive self-concepts and the motivation necessary for learning.
  • To develop all educational and career plan for each student which targets high school completion and the exploration of post-secondary opportunities.
  • To provide individual and group planning and counseling.

GOALS OF SCHOOL COUNSELING

  • To assist students with educational, personal, career, and goal planning.
  • To develop personalized programs based on each student’s strengths and needs.
  • To help students understand themselves and others.
  • To assist students in identifying and dealing with problems.
  • To facilitate the identification of students with special needs.
  • To provide crisis intervention when necessary.
  • To coordinate referrals to school and community support services.
  • To serve as a resource to students, parents, teachers and administrators.
Some Reasons To Contact The School Counselor
  • Academic concerns.
  • Divorce, separation, and family changes.
  • Drug and alcohol concerns.
  • Educational and career planning.
  • Experiencing loss, death, and grief.
  • Peer relationship issues.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • School adjustment issues.
  • Stress reduction and coping skills.
  • Study skills.


Below you’ll find Counselor assignment for the different grade levels. Please feel free to contact us  with any questions or other concerns. We are looking forward to an awesome 2012-2013 school year!

 

Counselor Name

Grade Assignment

Sylvia Ledet

6th grade (alpha A-L)

7th grade

Lorraine Carrisalez

6th grade (alpha M-Z)

8th grade

 

 

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