The elementary school counselors in the Fayetteville-Manlius School District are an integral link in the educational system. Through the K-4 counseling program, elementary counselors promote personal success by enhancing the development of academic skills, interpersonal skills, and self-understanding. The elementary counseling program also educates students in decision-making, problem solving, goal setting and self-awareness.
The elementary counseling program is delivered through a multitude of vehicles:
Individual Counseling: May cover a variety of topics including, but not limited to:
Group Counseling: Peer support groups run throughout the school year covering a variety of issues.
These groups include:
Classroom Presentations: Working closely with classroom teachers, elementary counselors deliver lessons specific to individual needs of each classroom.