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The Grafton Elementary School Counseling program strives to ensure a safe environment in which a comprehensive guidance program supports all students in reaching their full academic, career, and social/emotional potential. The program strives to promote all areas of student health (social, emotional & physical) and enhance students' achievement by delivering services that assist students in acquiring skills, knowledge, and attitudes needed to become capable students, responsible citizens, and lifelong learners in an ever-changing world.
Elementary School Counselors help children...
Understand the self and develop a positive self-image
Manage emotional challenges to better access their learning
Take responsibility for their personal health and well being
Develop effective social relationships with peers and adults
Be caring individuals who show care and respect for others
Understand the decision-making process
Make sound moral decisions
Gain an understanding of the world of work
Be prepared to make the transition to middle school
Start to think about their educational path