Babb Middle School Counseling Department

School counselors are vital members of the education team. They help all students in the areas of academic achievement, personal/social development and career development, ensuring today's students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow.

American School Counselor Association

Mission Statement

The mission of Babb Middle School Counseling Department is to provide a comprehensive school counseling program to help students acquire the skills, knowledge, and attitudes needed to achieve academic and personal goals.

Vision Statement

The vision of Babb Middle School Counseling Department is for every student to acquire the academic, personal, social, and career skills necessary to live and compete successfully in a global society.

Philosophy

We, the Professional School Counselors at Babb Middle School, believe that:

  • All students have dignity and worth.

  • All students can learn if given the proper support and opportunity.

  • All students have a right to a welcoming, safe, & respectful environment.

  • All students’ ethnic, cultural, racial, sexual differences, and special needs are valued and considered in planning and implementing the school counseling program.

  • All students should have a strong foundation of coping skills to deal with issues and problems they will face now and in the future.