Jane Addams School Counseling Mission Statement
The mission of the Jane Addams Middle School Counseling Department is to inspire all students to reach their highest potential as learners and to be productive citizens in their communities now and in the future. The school counseling program will provide developmentally appropriate activities that include core curriculum lessons, individual counseling, and small group counseling that support student success and encourage student leadership, and development of grit and integrity. All students will be treated equitably, with respect and fairness by all counselors, staff members, and peers. Finally, the school counseling program is founded upon the ASCA mindsets, behaviors, and standards.
Jane Addams School Counseling Vision Statement
The vision of the Jane Addams Middle School Counseling Program is for all students to become college and career ready and become positive contributing members of society. In the future our students will continue to demonstrate a culture of kindness within their communities and workplaces. Jane Addams students will continue to embody the school Character Traits of leadership, grit, and integrity to positively impact their communities. Our students will continue to utilize and adapt to ever changing technology and be leaders in promoting positive digital citizenship. Based on the Valley View vision statement, our students will continue to foster a safe environment where they advocated for themselves and are empowered to be lifelong learners. As a result of our comprehensive school counseling program, our students will appreciate and embrace the diversity in the world around them and will work collaboratively to achieve success in all chosen endeavors.