Guidance & Counseling Overview

  • Vision
    Bellevue Elementary School’s Counseling Program aspires to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to achieve
    academic, personal/social, and career success, and to reach their highest potential as contributing citizens in society.

    Mission
    The mission of Bellevue Elementary School’s Counseling Program’s is to decrease barriers to academic achievement by advocating for students, promoting a community of caring, as well as, pairing with educators, families, and community members to help students achieve their life long academic, social/personal, and career goals.

    Did you know?

    "School counseling programs support the Standards of Learning by providing guidance to students in their academic, career, and personal and social development. School counselors collaborate with parents, teachers, administrators and others to promote learning and help students establish and achieve their education, career, and personal goals. School counselors provide leadership to ensure that students benefit from effective strategies and services aligned with the Standards for School Counseling Programs in Virginia Public Schools.".

    - From the Virginia DOE Website

    Services

    • Individual and small group counseling
    • Classroom guidance lessons
    • Collaboration with home, school and the community

    Topics

    • Friendship Skills
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Anger Management
    • Divorce
    • Study Skills
    • Test Taking Skills
    • Grief
    • Organization Skills
    • Career Awareness
    • Decision Making Skills
    • Character Development