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Student Services

Counselor's Office

Welcome to the South Side School Counseling Page

What Elementary School Counselors do.

  1. Teach whole group counseling lessons to every class twice a month. These lessons will teach new skills or concepts to support students’ social and emotional and academic needs.
  2. Facilitate short-term small group counseling that targets a specific skill gap or an issue that interferes with a child’s academic or social experiences at school. Referrals for these groups may come from parents or teachers.
  3. Provide immediate and short-term individual counseling for students needing solution-focused interventions.
  4. Provide information and/ or referrals for community resources to families.
  5. Work collaboratively with teachers and staff
  6. Consult with parents
  7. Provide assistance to students in need