Several small groups are created to help address student needs. Teachers will be surveyed to help create groups. Parent permission is required for a student to be involved in a groups. Each group typically consists of 6-8 students and meets one to two times a week for about 6 weeks, depending on the grade level and topic. Below are listed some of the groups that may occur throughout the year.
- Social Skills
- Deployment Grous
- Anger Management
Mission: The mission of the NWES counseling department is to create and maintain an environment that ensures that every member of the school community reaches a high level of academic achievement as determined by state and national standards. We commit to a comprehensive system of support to assure this outcome.
Vision: Motivate, Educate and Advocate for student success!
At Northwoods Elementary School we believe:
All students achieve and meet high standards that will result in college and job ready skills.
Student developmental needs are best met by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program that is planned, managed, delivered and evaluated by licensed professional school counselors.
Data must be analyzed and developed into goals that guide the comprehensive school counseling program which promotes student achievement.
Licensed Professional School Counselors adhere to ASCA Ethical Standards to promote the maximum development of every student.