At Rich East High School all students will have equitable access to a comprehensive school counseling program, which supports them in being culturally literate high-achieving learners who graduate high school and are successful in their post-secondary journey. Students will have the skills needed to maximize their academic success, social/emotional development, and a commitment to lifelong learning will be championed. In an ever-changing world, students will be empowered to become adaptable, resilient, and self-aware. The school counseling program will support students in realizing one’s own worth to close opportunity gaps and pursue post-secondary goals to impact change to meet the global challenges and high expectations of the 21st Century.
The school counseling department at Rich East High School in collaboration with parents, staff and community, delivers a comprehensive program that empowers every student to reach his/her full potential. This data-driven, all-inclusive program will be rigorous and diverse in promoting students to become life-long learners in academic achievement, career exploration, postsecondary pursuits and social-emotional growth. Our program will inspire students to be self-motivated, ambitious, free-thinking leaders of their community.