• Welcome to the Drew Counseling Department

    We're Here For You!

    The Drew counseling team would like you to know we are here for you. It's hard facing the unknown. Be kind, take care of your family and friends, and take care of yourself as well.

    If you need to reach out, please contact us via email or request an appointment using the link in the DMS menu on your Chromebook. 

    Middle school counselors enhance the learning process and promote academic achievement for all students by providing services to students, parents/guardians, school staff, and the community in the following areas:

    • Academic support services
    • Individual academic, career, and personal/social planning
    • Individual or group counseling
    • Crisis management and responsive counseling services
    • Transition programs
    • Referrals to support services or community resources
    • Advocacy
    • Information
    • Classroom lessons
    • Information
    • Parent conferences
    • Consultation
    • School-to-parent communication
    • Referrals to support services or community resources
    • Provide recommendations and assist students with the post-secondary application process
    • Classroom guidance lessons
    • Academic support and education to help students succeed academically
    • At-risk student identification and implementation of interventions to enhance success
    • Improve school climate
    • Provide academic support interventions
    • Assist with behavioral management plans
    • School-wide needs assessments
    • Share data to enhance academic success of all students
    • Worked-based learning, work permits
    • Work-based learning
    • Career Education

    "The professional school counselor is a certified/licensed educator trained in school counseling with unique qualifications and skills to address all students’ academic, personal/social and career development needs. Professional school counselors implement a comprehensive school counseling program that promotes and enhances student achievement."  (ASCA, The Role of the Professional School Counselor)