Gresham School Counseling Department
School Counseling Mission Statement
The mission of Gresham Middle School Counseling department at Gresham Middle School is to provide every student with a comprehensive school counseling program centered around engaging curriculum that encourages growth in academic, career and personal/social domains. Through prevention, intervention, and encouraging self-advocacy, we strive to prepare each student with the skills they require to meet the challenges of tomorrow.
Gresham middle school students are high-achieving learners who are well prepared to meet the challenges and high expectations of the 21st century. All students have the opportunity to 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.
Counselor's RoleAdvocate for studentsMonitor academic progressSupport student’s social/emotional developmentCollaborate with teachers, parents, administrators, and community partners to support student successAssist with career/secondary planning