School Counseling Program

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    Welcome to the Hillcrest School Counseling Page!                       Bienvenidos a la Pagina de la Consejera Escolar de Hillcrest!


    Check out the video and read my message below to learn more about how the School Counseling program supports all students at Hillcrest Elementary: What is School Counseling Video


    Welcome students and parents! The school counselor has many different roles:

    -Instruction of the Social-Emotional curriculum, Second Step, in all building classrooms. For more information on the Second Step Program, please visit the School Counseling Classroom Lessons tab on the left.

    -Facilitation of planned and responsive short-term individual and group counseling based on student needs.

    -Co-coordinator of the school-wide PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions in School) program. Please visit the PBIS-Character Education page listed under parent resources or click on

    -Coordinate activities and opportunities with the Hillcrest Community School (Please visit the Hillcrest Community School page listed under parent resources or click on



    Bienvenidos estudiantes y padres!  Tengo varias responsibilidades:

    -Les enseño a todas las clases lecciones sobre habilidades sociales y emocionales. Para obtener mas informacion sobre este programa (que se llama "Second Step"), favor de visitar la pagina "Second Step" a la izquierda.

    -Aconsejo esudiantes individuales y en grupos basado en las necesidades de los estudiantes

    -Soy miembro del equipo del programa PBIS (Intervenciones de Comportamiento Positivo en la Escuela). Favor de visitar la pagina de PBIS para mas informacion

    -Ayudo coordinar las actividades y las oportunidades del Hillcrest Community School (Escuela la Comunidad de Hillcrest). Favor de visitar la pagina del Hillcrest Community School para mas informacion


    The Hillcrest Elementary School Counseling Program aligns with and supports the Peekskill City School District's Mission:

    The mission of the Peekskill City School District is to educate students in a caring, inspiring environment characterized by a spirit of excellence and high expectations; prepare graduates to meet or exceed standards; graduate students who respect and appreciate cultural diversity; and prepare students to pursue adult lives as contributing citizens of our local and global community.