Welcome to the Whitman Counseling Department

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Vision Statement

As professional school counselors at Walt Whitman High School, we are dedicated to empowering every student to achieve academic success, personal and social growth, wellness and career exploration.

Mission Statement

Walt Whitman High School Counseling Services is staffed by professional school counselors who advocate, collaborate and facilitate individual and system change to ensure every student has the knowledge and skills necessary for academic success and personal growth. School counselors strive to empower students to embrace their full potential and to achieve their personal and academic aspirations.

Whitman Counseling Program Beliefs

  • All students can develop the skills necessary for academic success, personal growth, positive interpersonal relationships, career development and healthy choices.
  • All students have a right to equitable treatment and access to opportunities and supports.
  • School counseling is integral to a school system’s efforts to enhance educational attainment for all students.
  • School counselors must work to design and implement programs that contribute to student success.