Guidance

Guidance                                                                                 

The guidance and counseling program at Pickens Elementary School follows the guidance standards of the State of South Carolina. The curriculum covers the Student Development Areas of:

  •  Learning to Live (Personal/Social)
  •  Learning to Learn (Academic)
  •  Learning to Work (Career)
 The Guidance counselor has chosen materials and programs to make learning effective and fun for the students of Pickens Elementary. 

As a guidance counselor, my job is to:
  • Teach the Guidance Curriculum in structured groups or through classroom guidance.
  • Help with individual planning through Advising, Assessment, Placement & Follow-up
  • Provide Responsive Services such as Counseling, Consulting, Referring
  • Support the Principal and Teachers and other Personnel 
‚ÄčI work with Teachers, Parents and Students to help find solutions to problems and improve relationships. 

"LIFE IS A JOURNEY"

For additional information, contact Cathy Frierson, Guidance Counselor at 397-2304