Employability skills are an important part of what students must learn to be successful in the work force.
Each student should recognize the staff as resources to complement their educational success and future goals.
Through the framework of advocacy, leadership, and collaboration, the Counseling & Student Services Department of VMCCA will foster a learning environment in which each student is empowered to attain interpersonal, academic, and career goals. Graduates of VMCCA will be innovative and creative problem solvers with effective communication, collaboration and critical thinking skills.
The Vernon Malone comprehensive school counseling program will focus and support the school’s mission to ensure all students graduate on time, college and career ready. The counselors will collaborate with all stakeholders to address and remove barriers to student success and provide equitable access to career, academic and social emotional well being for all students. Through participation in a comprehensive, data driven school counseling program, students will be provided an opportunity to reach their full potential.
1. By the end of the school year, we will cultivate life-long learners by increasing school awareness of social emotional learning using current best practices.
2. By June of 2020, 95% of graduates will be classified as "College and Career Ready" in at least 5 out of these 8 College and Career Ready indicators: