HCPS SCHOOL COUNSELING PROGRAM GOAL
Our goal is to support, encourage, and promote the growth and development of well-rounded, productive, responsible citizens that exhibit strong character traits at school, at home, and within their community.Classroom Guidance
Students have a scheduled time for Classroom Guidance at a minimum of once per month. Guidance classes are 30-40 minutes in duration. Lessons focus on the three main areas of content required by the VA Standards of Learning - Academic Development, Career Development, & Personal/Social Development. Students participate in a wide variety of hands-on, fun, and interactive lessons covering Character Education, Personal Hygiene, Social Skills, Career Education, Bully Prevention, and Study Skills - just to name a few!Curriculum Topics
Caring / Kindness
*Additional topics that are deemed necessary by the classroom teachers.