Counseling Services

  • Guidance and counseling services (by certified counselors) are provided at all junior and senior high schools.  In special cases, services are available for elementary students. The major responsibilities of a counselor include the following:  

    • Provides counseling and guidance services or referral to an appropriate agency on an individual and/or group basis. 

    • Confers with parents and school personnel concerning student needs. 

    • Provides information regarding scholarships, award/recognition programs, and employment. The counselors provide information for contacting the TOPS Office: 1-800-259-5626 or 

    • Assists students in career awareness, career exploration, and the initiation of career plans. 

    • Assists in the identification of at-risk and special needs students. 

    • Coordinates the assessment program.