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Counselor's Corner

 

Patricia Calkins 
School Counselor

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What is social emotional learning?

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Second step Access Codes

Kindergarten: 

SSPK FAMI LY70

First:

SSP1 FAMI LY71

Second:

SSP2 FAMI  LY72

Third

SSP3 FAMI LY72

Fourth

SSP4 FAMI LY74

Fifth

SSP5 FAMI LY75

Counseling Vision

The Ambuehl Elementary School Counseling program envisions a future where every student can achieve academic success, social/ emotional success and career knowledge when given the opportunity, support interventions, and rigorous instruction.  Our students will be in careers that match their abilities, values, interests and become productive members in a global society. 

Counseling Beliefs

Counseling Beliefs:

  • All students have dignity and worth
  • All students can be academically successful and productive members of society
  • The school counselor will advocate for equity and equal access for all students
  • The school counselor will use data to design, implement, evaluate and continuously improve the comprehensive school counseling program.
  • Each student can achieve academic, career and social/emotional success when given appropriate and timely support interventions as well as rigorous and relevant instruction
  • A strong education will lead students to be positive influences in the community and to attain fulfilling careers. 

Counseling Mission

The mission of Ambuehl Elementary School counseling department is to deliver data-driven, evidence-based classroom lessons, small groups, and individual counseling that meets the social, emotional, and academic needs of all students. School counselors will advocate for equity, equal access to the curriculum, and success for all students.  We strive to create a school climate that supports, diversity, life-long learners, responsible citizens, and prepare our students for the challenges of a rapidly changing world.

2017 - 2018 Counseling Video