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Opelika City Primary Schools Mission Statement

At Opelika City Primary Schools, we seek to provide a stable, nurturing environment in which children feel safe and respected. We strive to instill a sense of worth and pride in children by developing their unique talents and abilities. Our mission is that our students enter to learn and leave to achieve.

Counseling & Guidance Mission Statement

The primary purpose of the Guidance and Counseling Program at Carver Primary Schools is to provide preventive, proactive, student-centered services in a comprehensive developmental program. The primary goal is to help students grow emotionally, socially, and academically and become both productive and contributing citizens in our society.


Counseling Program Brochure

Counseling Brochure.pdf

Children do not care how much you know, until they know how much you care.

Components of the Guidance Program

Academic Development

Students will acquire the attitudes, knowledge and skills that contribute to effective learning in school and across the life span.



Students will acquire the skills to investigate the world of work in relation to knowledge of self and to make informed career decisions.

Personal/Social Development

Students will acquire the attitude, knowledge and interpersonal skills to help them understand and respect self and others; as well as to understand safety and survival skills.

Community Resources

East Alabama Mental Health-334-742-2700

Domestic Violence Center-334-749-1515

Stop Child Abuse and Neglect (SCAN)-1-800-737-1111

Child Advocacy Center-334-705-0770

Poison Control Center-1-800-462-0800

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- 1-800-273-8255

Lee County Health Department-334-745-5765

Other helpful resources

Guidance Program Feedback

Parent Survey
Teacher Survey