COUNSELING

MISSION
It is the mission of the school counseling program at Franklin Elementary to work collaboratively with faculty/staff, students, families and community members to help meet the academic, personal/social, and career preparation needs of ALL students. It is our hope that by following the State of Tennessee counseling standards, all students will be academically prepared, well adjusted members of society, lifelong learners and productive citizens.

 

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

The following principles of the Tennessee Comprehensive School Counseling Program guide the curriculum, mission, activities and overall focus of the Franklin Elementary School counseling program.

1.  All students can achieve.
2.  All students have dignity and worth.
3.  All students need, deserve and must be provided a quality education.
4.  All students need, deserve and must be provided the support and guidance of caring, knowledgeable and skilled adults throughout their educational experience in order to ensure success.
5. Quality comprehensive school counseling programs are vital to the overall success of all students, schools and communities.

 

Andrea Gillette
Franklin Elementary School Counselor

Upcoming Events

May
2
Tue
all-day TCAP Math (Part 1)
TCAP Math (Part 1)
May 2 all-day
Math, Part 1 (no calculator), Grades 3-8 (40-45 minutes)Algebra I/Geometry, Part 1 (no calculator) (35 minutes)Individual schools will create schedules on this day for their specific grade configurations. School schedules will be communicated to families[...]
May
3
Wed
all-day TCAP Math (Part 2), Soc. Studies
TCAP Math (Part 2), Soc. Studies
May 3 all-day
Math, Part 2, Grades 3-8 (30 minutes)Algebra I/Geometry, Part 2 (55 minutes)Social Studies Field Test, Grades 3-8 (50 minutes)Individual schools will create schedules on this day for their specific grade configurations. School schedules will be communicated to[...]
May
4
Thu
all-day TCAP Math (Part 3)
TCAP Math (Part 3)
May 4 all-day
Math (Part 3), Grades 3-8 (40-55 minutes)Algebra I/Geometry (Part 3) (55 minutes)Individual schools will create schedules on this day for their specific grade configurations. School schedules will be communicated to families by December 16, 2016.
6:00 pm FSSD Retirement Celebration @ Freedom Intermediate School
FSSD Retirement Celebration @ Freedom Intermediate School
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The FSSD Board of Education will host a Celebration to honor all FSSD faculty and staff who are retiring. This special event, which includes a light dinner, is open to the public as we honor those[...]
May
8
Mon
6:30 pm School Board Mtg @ Poplar Grove Elementary School
School Board Mtg @ Poplar Grove Elementary School
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Reception prior to the School Board meeting at 6:00 p.m.
May
17
Wed
all-day Field Day
Field Day
May 17 all-day
This event will be during your child’s regular Related Arts schedule.