Carroll County Public School Counselors facilitate the academic, career, and social/emotional development of all students. School Counselors are integral members of the instructional team. They directly impact student achievement by delivering comprehensive services that meet the needs of the 21st Century school community.
Professional School Counselors are uniquely trained leaders who promote success for all students. They collaborate with school stakeholders using data-driven decisions to facilitate the success of the 21st Century learner in an ever-changing society. As a result the student will:
· Achieve to his/her maximum potential
· Demonstrate academic, career and social/emotional problem-solving skills
· Recognize and appreciate individual and cultural differences
· Develop communication, citizenship and employability skills to make positive contributions to the community
· Access human and technological resources for support and information
Nicola Hildreth, serves as the Supervisor of School Counseling, a program that employs 82 School Counselors and Alternative Programs Intervention Specialists. Counselors are part of the staff in each of Carroll County's schools. They provide a variety of services to students, parents, and staff.