Gresham School Counseling Department
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.
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 RoleAdvocate for studentsMonitor academic progressSupport student’s social/emotional developmentTest introduction and interpretationAssist with secondary planning
TN State Standards for School Counselors