Mission & Services

The Garrett Academy of Technology School Counseling Department believes that all students have unique abilities, interests, talents and needs.  Our mission is to provide students with guidance and assistance as they work towards achieving their academic, personal/social, and college and career goals. The Professional School Counselors at Garrett support students' efforts towards achieving academic excellence and lifelong career success and in becoming responsible, productive and successful citizens ready to compete in our global economy.  

The Department provides services to students and parents through a comprehensive and developmentally appropriate program based on the American School Counseling Association's National Counseling Model. This program model includes classroom guidance; individual, and group counseling support; college and career advisement; and crisis intervention.