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Counseling Overview

South High School Counseling Department

Our purpose: The purpose of the South High School counseling department is to empower all learners to lead satisfying and productive lives by assisting them in identifying and achieving educational, career, personal, and social goals.

The Role of the School Counselor:

  • School counselors are actively committed to helping students explore their abilities, strengths, interests, and talents as these traits relate to career awareness and development.
  • School counselors work with teachers and other educators to help students explore their potential and set realistic goals for themselves.
  • School counseling programs are considered an integral part of the educational process that enable all students to achieve success in school.
  • School counselors seek to identify and utilize community resources that can enhance and compliment comprehensive school counseling programs and help students become productive members of society.