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Ponderosa's comprehensive school counseling program is preventative and educational in nature. All students receive classroom counseling lessons either on a weekly or bi-monthly schedule. Small group and individual counseling is also provided via referral by teachers, parents or by students themselves. All sessions are conducted according to KY school counselor ethics and standards. Information communicated by counseling clients is considered confidential information and is not released without client consent or "duty to warn". The counselor may seek additional outside agency resources for further treatment or evaluation.
Some common counseling issues that are addressed in class or in a small or individual setting may include; teaching empathy, friendship, bullying, problem solving steps, goal setting, academic achievement, promoting positive habits, careers, economics, coping skills, feelings and life changes.
The counselor assists teachers and administrators with parent conferences, testing, counseling referrals, PLC's, student achievement, behavior plans,family needs and resources for parents.
- Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Our school is going to participate in Pennies for Patients in support of research and cures for blood cancer patients.Parents/Guardians can go online to make donations for their child's class.Studentseries.org/KY
- Drug awareness/prevention
Too cool for drugs is a schoolwide drug awareness and prevention program that we will be teaching .
- 7 Habits focus
Habit 1- Be Proactive "I'm in charge of me."
Habit 2- Begin with the End in MInd- Goal setting and planning
Habit 3- Put first things first- setting priorities
- CAREER DAY Sept. 24'th
Great information, activities, videos for all ages of students. Valuable information for educators and parents concerning technology, internet safety and cyberbullying issues.
- Kentucky virtual library