• What does an elementary school counselor do?

    Helps to create a safe, supportive, and caring learning environment for all students.
     
    Supports student growth in areas of academic, personal/social, and career development.
     
    Seeks to assist in the removal of barriers to learning and serves as an advocate for all students.
     
    Collaborates and consults with families, teachers, administration, and community organizations in order to best meet students' needs. 
     
    Designs and implements comprehensive and preventative school-wide guidance lessons.
     
    Provides responsive services such as referrals, small group and individual counseling, and crisis interventions.