Counselor's Corner

Student Well being form

Mindful Student Survey

Hello and welcome to the Richmond Elementary School Counseling page! My name is Mr. Hara.

Kindness Week was celebrated at Richmond the last week of February. The Daily Independent ran two articles for us!

Kindness Kickoff  Richmond's Kind Acts

Our next theme is Compassion, to coincide with Autism Awareness Month in April.  Stay tuned for activities!

Elementary School Counselors Implement the School Counseling Program by Providing:

School Guidance Curriculum
  • Academic support, including organizational, study and test-taking skills
  • Goal setting and decision-making
  • Career awareness, exploration and planning
  • Education on understanding self and others
  • Peer relationships, coping strategies and effective social skills
  • Communication, problem-solving and conflict resolution
  • Substance abuse education
  • Multicultural/diversity awareness
  • Individual student planning
Academic planning
  • Goal setting/decision-making
  • Education on understanding of self, including strengths and weaknesses
  • Transition plans
Responsive Services
  • Individual and small-group counseling
  • Individual/family/school crisis intervention
  • Conflict resolution
  • Consultation/collaboration
  • Referrals
System Support
  • Professional development
  • Consultation, collaboration and teaming
  • Program management and operation
Elementary School Counselors Collaborate with:
Parent education 
Academic planning 
College/career awareness programs 
One-on-one parent conferencing 
Interpretation of assessment results

Classroom guidance activities 
Academic support, including learning style assessment and education to help students succeed academically 
Classroom speakers 
At-risk student identification and implementation of interventions to enhance success

School climate 
Behavioral management plans 
School wide needs assessments 
Student data and results 
Student assistance team building

Peer education 
Peer support 
Academic support 
School climate 
Leadership development
Job shadowing, service learning 
Crisis interventions 
Parenting classes 
Support groups 
Career education

Contact information:
Phone: 760-499-1840
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