• Farragut Intermediate School Counseling Program

     

     

    Mission Statement 

    The mission of the Knox County Schools Counseling Program is to provide every student with a comprehensive school counseling program centered around an engaging curriculum that encourages the highest level of student achievement and excellence through their growth in academic, career and personal/social domains. In partnership with teachers, administrators, parents and a caring community, the school counselors will help every student to be a successful lifelong learner and problem solver.

     

    Vision Statement

    Knox County students are high-achieving learners who graduate college and career ready, well prepared to meet the challenges and high expectations of the 21st century. All students participate in rigorous curriculum and high-quality opportunities for self-directed personal growth supported by a comprehensive school counseling program that facilitates strategic partnerships between the school, family and community. As successful life-long learners and productive citizens, each of our students achieves excellence, making a positive difference in our schools and community.

     

     Beliefs

     Education is a responsibility shared by students, parents, staff, and community and is based on an atmosphere of mutual respect.

     

    Every student has the potential for learning and meeting high academic standards.

     

    Consideration is given to the individual needs of every student.

     

    A comprehensive school counseling program should be provided for every student.

     

    This program should be developmental in nature and include curriculum, planning, responsive services, and system support.