7th Grade Counseling Services
Students will learn the Suicide Prevention program Signs of Suicide and learn how to ACT if they think another person is thinking about suicide. ACT stands for:
Acknowledge the problem
Care- Let the person know you care
Tell a responsible adult
Students will use Career Cruising to explore their interests, skills and learning style. Students will also match their interest and skills to a few different career clusters and possible careers. Students will begin to develop an Academic and Career plan.
Students will learn about bullying prevention and building positive relationships.
Schools 2 Skills Tours
Based on a student's interest and skills they may be invited to sign up for a tour during the school year. The tour will visit a local business and post secondary schools to provide an opportunity to see what it would be like to work in a potential career or field. If a students goes on a S2S tour they will tour a local business and check out one of the post secondary options that fits with that career cluster best. Possible tours are Manufacturing, Health Care, Information Technology, Transportation, and possibly Business or Agriculture in the future. The tours are free of cost to the students.
Wisconsin Comprehensive School Counseling Model
The K-12 counseling department is committed to guiding students through academic, personal/social and career development in their pursuit for excellence and preparation for an ever-changing global society. We follow the Wisconsin Comprehensive School Counseling Model which includes a delivery system and is made up of the following components:
School Counseling Curriculum
Interdisciplinary curriculum development
Individual Student Planning
Individual or small group academic evaluation
Individual or small group academic advisement
Student and Parent Educational/Career Planning Conferences
Individual and small-group counseling
Consultation, collaboration and teaming
Program management and operation