What do school counselors do and how can they help your student?
Salem-Keizer school counselors are highly trained and are able to help students and families with a variety of needs.
Counsel students individually or in group settings
Counsel students on career planning and goals
Develop a guidance plan based on campus needs
Respond to student needs in crisis situations
Orient students to new school settings
Work with absentees and at risk students
Refer students to special programs and/or services when necessary
Conduct conferences with parents and teachers
Analyze test results to provide information about abilities and achievement
Coordinate the Peer helper program
School counselors are always available to assist students and families in a variety of ways. Please feel free to contact your student’s counselor today to find out how they can best assist with your student’s educational needs.