Welcome To Monacan Counseling!  

Mission Statement

The mission of the Monacan High School counseling department is to provide a comprehensive school counseling program addressing the academic, career and personal/social development of all students. School counselors are professional school advocates who provide support to maximize student academic achievement and potential . In partnership with other educators, parents and/or guardians and the community, school counselors facilitate the support system to ensure all students at Monacan have access to and are prepared with the knowledge and skills to become productive members of society.

School Counseling Program Philosophy
The Monacan High School Counselors believe…
  • Given proper support, all students can achieve at high levels according to their strengths
  • In advocating for every student to maximize his or her potential
  • In guaranteeing equal access and opportunity to current and post secondary options
  • In advocating for the needs of specialized populations
  • In supporting teachers needs
  • In advocacy for cultural sensitivity
  • In using every opportunity to discuss academic, career, and personal social development
  • That classroom guidance is an important part of our program
  • Counselors are a bridge between students, teachers, and administrators
  • In valuing and encouraging community and parental input
  • In school counselors serving in a proactive role in establishing a positive school climate

And that our School Counseling Program:

  • Reaches every student
  • Is comprehensive in scope 
  • Is preventative in design
  • Is developmental in nature
  • Is an integral part of total educational program for students success
  • Selects measurable student competencies based on local need in academic, career, and personal/social domains
  • Has a delivery system that includes school guidance curriculum, individual planning, responsive services, and system support
  • Monitors student progress
  • Seeks improvement each year based on results data
  • Shares successes with stakeholders
If you have questions please do not hesitate to call your student's counselor at 378-2490. 
Fax # 794-3048.