School Counselor Purpose:

    A school counselor's primary responsibility is to promote the academic, personal and social development
of a
ll students. To meet the needs of all students and families, a school counselor may meet individually with students or in small groups. They may also conduct classroom lessons, meet with parents or guardians and collaborate with teachers and staff.  Any student can request to meet with the school counselor or they may be referred by a teacher, administrator, or parent.

International Baccalaureate

(IB)


I B LEARNER PROFILE

I B Learners strive to be...

Inquirers…

Curious! They get the skills to learn things for themselves. They like to learn.

Knowledgeable…

They explore concepts and ideas that are important to them and to the whole world. They learn lots of things in lots of areas.

Thinkers…

They think for themselves to make decisions and be creative when solving problems.

Communicators…

They understand and express ideas and information confidently, creatively and in more than one language. They work well with others.

Principled

They are honest, fair and show respect to all others. They take responsibility for their own actions.

Open-minded

They understand their own culture and history, and are willing to learn from others who are different. They listen to different points of view and learn from them.

Caring

They are kind and respectful, and try not to hurt others' feelings. They try to make a good difference in other people’s lives and in the world.

Risk-takers

They think about new things and then bravely try them out. They stand up for what they believe.

Balanced

They understand that they need to use their body, brain and feelings.

Reflective

They think about what they have learned and done. They know what they are good at and what they need to get better at.