Counseling Links

Parent School Counselor Referral

Parent Survey

Course Catalogue

Graduation Requirements

Smart Core Curriculum Requirements

Arkansas Scholar


Shauna Cox
School Counselor
Students A-L
Rachael Daniel
School Counselor
Students M-Z
Stephanie Freeman
Career Development

Counselor Information

Counselors work with students and staff to...

  • Helping students in the areas of academic, social/emotional and school related behavioral issues
  • Helping create a safe school environment where children can learn
  • Working with students on attendance issues
  • Coordinating referrals to school based therapist
  • Helping design interventions to enhance student success

Counselors help Students by...

  • Encouraging positive attitudes at school toward self, family, peers, and community
  • Providing individual and group counseling sessions
  • Providing classroom guidance lessons
  • Providing support during personal crisis
  • Providing support to students who have been suspended
  • Bringing in outside resources to increase student support services

Why do Parents Contact the School Counselor?

  • Academic concerns
  • Social or emotional concerns at school
  • Family concerns that may have an effect on students at school
  • School based therapy referrals
  • Parents can call the school counselor at any time for a phone conference or set up a school visit

How does a student see a counselor?

  • Self-Referral -- at the counselor's office
  • Parent Referral -- online, by phone, or in person
  • Administrative Referral
  • Teacher or Staff Referral
  • Referral by friend(s)

Please see the links on the left side of the page to make an electronic parent referral.

Career Development Facilitator

  • Graduation Requirements
  • Smart Core Curriculum Requirements
  • Arkansas Scholar

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