Counseling Mission & Vision

  • Mission

    The mission of the McKendree Elementary School Counseling Department is to pursue excellence in providing a comprehensive, data-driven school counseling program that prepares students to accept the challenges of a changing world. Through a positive and challenging environment, students are armed with problem-solving and critical thinking skills, as well as attributes of citizenship in order to meet world-class standards. Through partnership of the home, school, and community in educating the whole child, the counseling program advocates for equity, access, and success for every student.

  • Vision

    The McKendree Elementary School Counseling Department envisions all students becoming responsible, productive citizens and lifelong learners. Our students will graduate high school with college and career knowledge and readiness. Equipped with character traits such as empathy, respect, and citizenship, our students will appreciate the value and dignity of all people and be motivated to make a positive difference in their communities.