WELCOME TO THE STHS COUNSELING DEPARTMENT
Meet Your school Counselors
School Counselors serve students by alpha caseloads additionally provide general information presentations by grade level.
Who are the School Counselors?
School Counselors are certified/licensed educators who help improve student success for ALL students by implementing a comprehensive academic counseling student support program. Appropriate duties include:
Individual student academic planning and goal setting
School counseling presentations based on student success standards Multi-Tiered System of Supports
Short-term counseling student support
Referrals for long-term student support
Collaboration with families, teachers, administrators, and community for student success
Advocacy for students at individual education plan meetings and other student-focused meetings
Data analysis to identify student issues, needs and challenges
Multi-tiered system of supports (MTSS)
American School Counselor Association (ASCA)
The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) recommends an ideal caseload of 250 students per School Counselor.
Standard and Competency based School Counselor Core Curriculum Lessons, Activities and Events for all students.
Students who are exhibiting barriers in learning or struggling academically AND who are deserving of additional student support services.
Students who are experiencing an emergency or a crisis or to support students with needs that remain unresolved from Tier 2.