Mattie T. Blount High School Counseling and Guidance Program
v All students should have the opportunity to learn and have a high-quality education.
v All students should have access to a comprehensive school counseling program that meets individual student needs.
v All students should be given options for post-secondary opportunities in preparation for life after secondary education.
v School counselors work with students, families, teachers, administrators, other school staff and educational stakeholders to provide an effective, holistic and comprehensive school counseling program for all students.
The vision of Mattie T. Blount High School Counseling Program is that students are successful in a global society while achieving their complete academic, career, and social/emotional potential as 21st century citizens. Our students are productive citizens of society engaging in multiple pathways to success. As a result of high-quality education, our students are responsible, motivated and prepared to compete in a global society as leaders of an ever-changing world.
The mission of the Mattie T. Blount High School Counseling Program is to deliver a variety of learning experiences within a safe environment that is conducive to learning for all students. Students will receive comprehensive and developmentally age-appropriate counseling services that are equally accessible regardless of race, religion, and economic status in order to promote equity in student achievement. Students will focus on becoming globally competitive and graduating as prepared and productive members of society. Professional school counselors of Mattie T. Blount High School are leaders and advocates who will collaborate with administrators, teachers, parents, and community stakeholders to promote a holistic educational environment for the success of all students.