The mission of the school counseling department at Norge Elementary School is to work in collaboration with parents, teachers, and the community to provide a comprehensive school counseling program which promotes academic, career, and personal/social development for all students in order to inspire in them a lifetime of learning and equip them to overcome the challenges of the 21st century so that they may become successful and productive citizens.
If you have any questions about the school counseling program or have any concerns about your child, please contact Norge’s professional school counselors.
Our work with students is guided by the Virginia Department of Education Standards for School Counselors in the following domains:
Academic: Developing the skills, attitudes, and habits of effective learners.
Career: Providing opportunities for students to explore the world of work and discover how personal interests and abilities can impact career decisions.
Personal/Social: Developing understanding and respect for self and others.
Throughout the year, the school counseling department provides the following services: