• SST

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Student Services Department at Longview School is to guide all students toward academic, personal/social, and career success.  By collaborating with other educators, the families of students, and members of the community, we aim to provide students with the skills, knowledge, and attitudes to become effective learners and productive members of their communities.

    Vision Statement

    Our vision is to create a comprehensive school counseling program that will help every student acquire the academic, career, and personal/social skills to reach their fullest educational potential and successfully manage their lives as healthy, responsible , competent, and productive citizens who respect themselves and others.

    Core Beliefs

    All students have dignity and worth

    All students deserve a school that is a safe and nurturing environment

    Instructional styles should be as diverse as the students we serve

    The school counseling program will be evaluated on goals related to student competencies and will be consistent with expected developmental stages of learning.

    Professional school counselors will use data to drive counseling program development and evaluation, and will actively monitor student results.

    Professional school counselors will participate in ongoing professional learning opportunities to maintain a quality school counseling program.

    Goals

    By the end of the 2015-2016 school year, SST will provide interventions to increase the attendance rate from 68% to 85%.

    By the end of the 2015-2016 school year, the percentage of High Students being promoted will increase by 25%. By the end of the 2015-2016 school year, the percentage of Middle School Students passing classes will be increased by 10%.

    By the end of 2015-2016 school year, the drop-out rate will be decreased by at least 10%.