Guidance & Counseling
The Sumner-Bonney Lake School District Comprehensive Guidance & Counseling Program promotes and enhances student learning by assuring that all students achieve academic success and develop life skills. Based on our core values, we are committed to providing the best education possible for all our students through collaboration, action research-based practices and equity for students and families.
School counselors will:
- Design and implement a comprehensive school counseling program based on the National Standards for School Counseling Programs and the American School Counselor Association’s (ASCA) National Model
- Ensure that students will receive guidance curriculum in the areas of academic, career, and social/emotional development. Provide intervention services for students experiencing academic and social barriers to learning. Provide support to students and families to ensure success in student attendance, behavior, and graduation, and prevention of drug use and violence.
- Ensure that students have access to a safe school climate necessary for academic and social/emotional growth.