• Mission: Developing higher educational standards for all students.
     
    Beliefs Statement
     
    The Professional School Counselor at DeQuincy High School believe:
    • All students have dignity and worth.
    • All students have the right to be served by the school counseling department.
    • All students will have access to career and technical occupational and educational planning.
     
    And that the school counseling program:
    • Be based on specific goals and developmental student competencies.
    • Allow implementation of counseling curriculum through the use of effective instructional skills and planning for all students.
    • Be planned and coordinated by the school counselors and other representatives of the school and community.
    • Utilize the resources of the community to deliver programs
    • Use data to drive program development and evaluation.
    • Be evaluated on specific goals and agreed upon student competencies.
     
    And that the counselor at DeQuincy High School
    • Abide by the professional school counseling ethics as advocated by the Louisiana School Counselor Association (LSCA) and the American School Counselor Association (ASCA).
    • Participate in professional development activities essential to maintain a quality school counseling program.