North County Middle School Counseling Office

"Raiders are College and Career Ready"

Guidance and Counseling is an integral part of each school’s total educational program. It 
is developmental by design and includes sequential activities organized and implemented 
by certified school counselors with the support of teachers, administrators, students and 

The Missouri Comprehensive Guidance Program includes:
  • Guidance Curriculum
  • Individual Planning
  • Responsive Services
  • System Support
The program is designed to address the needs of all students by helping them to acquire
competencies in career development, personal and social development, and academic

The primary goal of the School Counseling Program is to promote and enhance student 
learning through the three broad and interrelated areas of student development. Each of 
these areas of student development encompasses a variety of desired student learning 
competencies, which in turn are comprised of specific knowledge, attitudes, and skills, 
which form the foundation of the developmental school counseling program. The three 
strands of student development are:
1. Personal and Social Development
2. Academic Development
3. Career Development

The mission of the North St. Francois County R-1 Guidance Program is in keeping with 
the North St. Francois County R-1 District schools’ mission statement which is:
“Hand in hand-educating our students for success.”

Contact Information:
North County Middle School
406 E. Chestnut Street
Desloge, Missouri 63601