Working with a School Counselor

Today's school counselors are vital members of the education team. They help students in the areas of academic achievement, personal/social development and career development. The Patrick Henry High School counseling department is here to assist all students as well as parents by offering a wide range of services including:

  • Individual and small group counseling
  • High School credit checks and reviews
  • Course registration and class schedules
  • Career counseling and information
  • College applications and materials
  • Scholarship information and applications
  • Financial Aid information
  • Military information and recruiter contacts
  • ACT / SAT / OGT and other testing information
  • Credit Recovery enrollment and materials
  • Four County Career Center Information and applications
  • GPA / Class Rank inquiries
  • Transcript requests and checks
  • College visit information
  • Intensive, grief, and family counseling contact information
  • Peer tutoring requests
  • High school enrollments and withdraws
  • College Credit Plus (CCP) information

5 Steps to Forming a Relationship with your School Counselor:

  1. Ask for Assistance
  2. Make an Appointment
  3. Plan what to Say
  4. Listen Carefully
  5. Take Action

​For more information visit the American School Counselor Association website.