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    Counseling Program

    Springfield Public Schools provides a guidance and counseling program for all students K-12.  Each school is assigned a school counselor. The district provides a coordinated guidance and counseling program which supports the educational and career development of students. The goals of the counseling program are to:
    • Develop student decision-making skills.
    • Assist students in obtaining information about themselves.
    • Help students understand available educational opportunities and alternatives.
    • Assist students in establishing tentative career and educational goals.
    • Help students accept increasing responsibility for their own actions.
    • Develop skills in interpersonal relations.
     
    Questions regarding the counseling program may be directed to the Director of Special Programs at 541-726-3250.