Cheatham Counseling Program

  • Cheatham Elementary School 2019-2020 Information:

    Enrollment: 795

    Principal: Stephanie Logan

    Assistant Principal: Aimee Cherry

    Mascot: Charger

     

    AISD Mission Statement:

    Our mission is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program that addresses the academic, career, and personal/social development of all students. In partnership with other educators, parents or guardians and the community, school counselors facilitate the support system to ensure all students in AISD have access to and are prepared with the knowledge and skills to contribute at the highest level as productive members of society.



    Counseling Services & Delivery System:

    1. School Guidance Curriculum:  classroom instruction, group activities, interdisciplinary curriculum
    2. Responsive Services:  consultation, individual and small-group counseling, crisis counseling/response, referrals 
    • Individual & small group counseling is conducted for a variety of reasons (ie: behavioral concerns, attendance concerns, academic concerns, family/life changes, friendship issues, anxiety) 
    1. Individual Student Planning:  individual or small-group appraisal or advisement 
    1. System Support:  professional development, consultation, collaboration and teaming, program management and operation



    Elementary School Counselors help students:

    • achieve academic goals
    • develop a better understanding and acceptance of themselves
    • cope with life changes
    • develop problem solving and decision making skills
    • develop emotionally and socially
    • begin to develop career goals



    Elementary School Counselors help school staff:

    • understand and meet students' personal, social, emotional, academic, and behavioral needs


    Elementary School Counselors help parents:

    • understand their child's emotions and behaviors
    • access community resources when needed
    • with strategies to use at home with problem behaviors

     

    Classroom Guidance Curriculum:

    Allen ISD Counselors provide guidance in these areas throughout the school year in alignment with Texas law and the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) Mindsets and Behaviors.

    • College and Career Readiness
    • Bullying Prevention Education
    • Character Education
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Healthy Relationships
    • Goal Setting & Problem Solving
    • Depression, Anxiety & Suicide Prevention Education-SECONDARY STUDENTS ONLY

     

     

    Who Are AISD Professional School Counselors?

    Professionals with…

    * Masters Degree in School Counseling

    * Texas Teaching Certificate

    * Minimum 3 Years Teaching Experience