School Counseling Mission Statement

    The mission of the School Counseling department at Gresham Middle School is to facilitate opportunities of growth and development in areas of academic, personal/social, and college and career that can be individualized to meet the needs of every student in order to help them reach their fullest potential.  Through prevention, intervention, and encouraging self-advocacy, we strive to prepare each student with the skills they will require to meet the challenges of tomorrow.  


    Vision Statement 

    To create a challenging learning environment where students feel safe to experiment and express curiosity in order to develop a life-long love of learning.  


    Counselor's Role

    Advocate for students
    Monitor academic progress
    Support student’s social/emotional development
    Test introduction and interpretation
    Assist with secondary planning


    TN State Standards for School Counselors