Smyrna Elementary Counseling Department

 Our Mission
The mission of the school counseling program at Smyrna
Elementary is to provide a positive, proactive, data driven program that honors
and develops every student in the areas of personal/social, academic and career
development so that all students can reach their potential as leaders in their
school and community, today and in the future.

The counseling department of Smyrna Elementary believes

  • All students should have access to a quality comprehensive counseling program.
  • All students can learn when provided a developmentally appropriate, rigorous, relevant, quality education.
  • All students have a right to a counseling program that addresses the needs of the whole child and their changing needs.

The counseling department of Smyrna Elementary will

  • Implement standard based curriculum adopted by local and national school counseling models.
  • Utilize data to support program planning and evaluation.
  • Collaborate with all stakeholders to support the school’s instructional goals.

The counseling team will

  • Participate in professional development to stay abreast of trends in school counseling.
  • Maintain ethical standards in the delivery of the school counseling program.
  • Advocate for all students’ well -being and academic success.