Elementary Counseling

The Maury County School System Counselors, along with their supervisor have suggested a monthly focus for the district starting in August. You will also see district-wide awareness campaigns in parentheses. This focused effort will enable our county to be more aligned and consistent throughout the year.


Monthly Character Trait Focus – Counseling Lessons

August: Respect/Growth-mindset

September: Responsibility (Suicide Prevention)

October: Courage (Bullying Prevention / Drug Awareness)

November: Citizenship / Gratitude

December: Caring / Compassion / Empathy

January: Fairness/ Tolerance / Forgiveness / Diversity (Martin Luther King Day)

February: Self Control / Trustworthy / Integrity (Black History Month)

March: Honesty (Test Anxiety)

April: Perseverance / Grit (Abuse Prevention Month)

May: Self-Advocacy / Cooperation