Our mission at Helen Ball Elementary is to provide a comprehensive counseling program that is centered around all students which focuses on academic, personal/social and career development within a supportive, caring and nurturing environment so that all students will be successful in school and responsible members of society.
Our students will have the tools needed to become independent and purposeful lifelong learners, have a strong sense of self confidence and maintain healthy relationships to function in today's society.
Philosophy of Counseling
Academic achievement and career development can be accomplished when we guide students toward personal and social development. The counseling department can help prepare today's student to become tomorrow's adults.
Areas of Guidance and Counseling for SISD
ASCA National Model
Grief and Trauma
Technology in Counseling
College and Career Readiness