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Guidance
Contact:
Heather Wallace, Professional School Counselor 660-563-2260 Email

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What Do School Counselors Do?

  • Counsel students individually and/or in small groups to address needs and concerns.
  • Provide classroom guidance to all students
  • Respond to student needs in crisis situations
  • Orient students to a new school setting
  • Work with absentees, academic difficulties, and other at-risk behaviors
  • Analyze test results to provide information about abilities, achievement, interests and needs
  • Help with career plans by facilitating interest and value assessments
  • Conduct conferences with parents and facilitate parent discussion groups