What We Do

School Social Workers are the link between home, school, and community. School Social Workers promote and support student academic and social success by providing specialized services that include:

Individual and group counseling Parent education and training
Support groups Professional case management
Crisis prevention and intervention Resource connection
Advocacy for students, parents and the school system Collaboration with community agencies and other pupil services

School Social Workers help students to:

Increase academic success Improve interpersonal relationships
Cope with crisis situations Develop self-discipline
Develop problem-solving skills Resolve conflicts without violence
Improve attendance Build self-esteem
Remain in school and graduate Develop and refine social skills
Cope with stress