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

Aug
20
Tue
5:30 pm Parent Orientation Night
Parent Orientation Night
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Parent Orientation Schedule *Kindergarten  –  5:30pm-6:30pm *First Grade and Second Grade –  5:30-6:30pm *Third Grade and Fourth Grade  –  6:15pm-7:15
Aug
27
Tue
all-day FES Spirit Night – Baskin Robbins
FES Spirit Night – Baskin Robbins
Aug 27 all-day
This is a great time for students and families to come together outside of the school and get acquainted and who doesn’t love ice cream! Can wait to see everyone there. Please remember to let… COUNSELING
Aug
28
Wed
2:30 pm Room Parent Meeting
Room Parent Meeting
Aug 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Please check with front office when you sign in for location for this event.
Aug
30
Fri
8:30 am Early Dismissal Day
Early Dismissal Day
Aug 30 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Dismissal will be at 12:30 pm
Sep
6
Fri
10:45 am Grandparent’s Lunch
Grandparent’s Lunch
Sep 6 @ 10:45 am – 12:30 pm
Please watch for information that will be sent home in your child’s folder. This is the current grade level lunch schedule and may vary slightly, to accommodate this event. LUNCH SCHEDULE 1ST GRADE – 10:55… COUNSELING
Sep
16
Mon
all-day Dot Day Celebration
Dot Day Celebration
Sep 16 all-day
Dot Day Celebration
Students can dress up where dot themed outfits to represent International Dot Day. International Dot Day: Peter H. Reynolds’ classic book, THE DOT, challenges us to ‘Make your mark and see where it takes you.’
Oct
25
Fri
all-day FUN RUN
FUN RUN
Oct 25 all-day
Okay students and families, it is time to run for fun! The students will be on the FES track during their regularly schedule PE time. Schedule: Kindergarten – 8:45-9:45 Third – 9:50 – 10:50 Second… COUNSELING
Oct
31
Thu
all-day Fall Parties
Fall Parties
Oct 31 all-day
Schedules for this event will be sent home with your child. Times vary by grade level.