HMS offers a comprehensive school counseling program including group and individual counseling services along with prevention and intervention for academic, social and emotional needs.  

Vision Statement

As a professional school counselor at Highland Middle School, I am dedicated 

to empowering every student to achieve academic success, personal and social 

growth, wellness, and career exploration.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Highland Middle School counseling program is to support 

all students academically, socially, and personally.  Promoting high standards 

and incorporating high expectations, school counselors, as professional school 

advocates, will provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program.  

School counselors strive to empower students to embrace their full potential and to 

achieve their personal and academic aspirations.

School Counseling Program Beliefs

• All students’ needs, abilities, and experiences are considered when 

implementing the school counseling program.

• The school counselors at Highland Middle School will continue to collaborate 

with administrators, teachers, parents, students, and community in an effort 

to implement the school counseling program.

• All students are capable of high achievement and deserve to be surrounded

by an environment of high expectations.

• All students have the right to a safe and respectful school environment.