Guidance Services

  • Mission Statement:

    The New Haven Public School Comprehensive School Counseling Program provides all students with a program that specifically addresses every student’s academic, personal/social, and career planning needs in a safe and supportive environment. 



    The New Haven Public Schools Comprehensive School Counseling Program addresses the developmental needs of all students in a culturally responsive and inclusive manner. It is based on the overarching belief that all students can reach their potential as productive citizens when provided with equitable access to academic preparation and social/emotional support services that prepare them for postsecondary educational and vocational opportunities. The comprehensive school counseling program is integral to the total school program because it helps promote and support high levels of student achievement in academic, interpersonal, and career planning domains.