Every Student. Every Day. Prepared for Success.
School counselors prepare students to excel in college, career and life by instilling hope, increasing school connectedness and empowering students to achieve academic success.
1. Every student will be assigned a school counselor who will provide the personal support needed to set goals to achieve social competence and academic success.
2. Every student will be empowered to gain the attitude, knowledge and skills necessary for lifelong academic, career, and personal success.
3. Every student will be provided a system of support to address immediate needs and concerns impacting school success.
Buffett School Counselors:
Loop with the students and teachers for 5th/6th grade and 7th/8th grade
Facilitate student academic planning and goal setting
Deliver the district Naviance curriculum along with additional career, college and life readiness lessons.
Provide short-term counseling to students
Collaborate with families/teachers/ administrators/community for student success
Advocate for students at individual education plan meetings and other student-focused meetings
Review data to identify student issues, needs and challenges
Ms. Janata, 5th Grade Mr. Thulll, 6th Grade Ms. Lewandowski, 7th Grade Ms. Bade, 8th Grade