Thank you for taking the time to learn about our department. We hope you find our website helpful and informative. You will find information about our staff, our procedures, our philosophy, and helpful informational pages about issues that challenge students and families. Included are the school profile, transcript request directions, registration information and forms, locations of services within the school, links to other school resources, and general information to facilitate the educational experience. We look forward to working with you and your student in the years to come.
Counseling Program PhilosophyThe comprehensive Student Services Department at East Chapel Hill High School promotes the academic achievement and the social and emotional growth of all students. Students and families have access to individual, group and family counseling. In addition, large group informational sessions are held throughout the year for students and parents.
We educate students to believe in their right of choice and their responsibility to develop integrity and ethical behavior.
We protect the privacy of students and families and respect the rights of families to make informed decisions.
We promote self-direction and age-appropriate development in students both academically and personally.
We acknowledge parents as major stakeholders in the educational environment.
We provide current information through newsletters, all-call phone messages, departmental web pages, and personal calls and emails.
We encourage parents and students to network with teachers, administrators and counselors throughout the year.