* 1. What grade are you in?

* 3. My overall impression of the School Counseling Department at Ortega Middle School is:

* 4. The four components below make up a comprehensive school counseling program and are in place to ensure that students receive the services they need in order to meet career, academic and social/emotional needs.

  Very low priority Low priority Moderate Important Highest priority
School Counseling Curriculum: The school counselor facilitates the school counseling program through classroom guidance lessons and school wide activities.
Examples: classroom lessons, bully prevention, suicide prevention, ICAP
Individual Student Planning for Career and College Readiness:The school counselor assists students in post-secondary goal setting, planning and reflection.
Examples: post-secondary(college)planning sessions, ICAP, course selection, credit review, etc
Responsive Services: The school counselor provides individual and group counseling as needed and works with outside agencies such as social services, law enforcement, mental health to ensure student needs are being supported.
System Support: The school counselor works with teachers, parents, and administration to ensure that students receive the support they need.
Examples: consulting with teachers, parents, outside agencies, attending conferences, etc

* 5. Consider the following statements based on your experiences in prior years at Ortega Middle School and indicate whether you strongly agree, somewhat agree, somewhat disagree or strongly disagree.  Please mark only one answer for each statement:

  Strongly agree Somewhat agree Somewhat disagree Strongly disagree
I know how to contact my school counselor
My school counselor responds to my requests in a timely manner
I feel comfortable talking to my school counselor about personal issues
My school counselor helps me prepare for my plans for high school and beyond
Classroom lessons by my guidance counselor are beneficial for me as a student
My school counselor has taken an interest in my academic, social/emotional and career plans

* 6. Choose up to FIVE topics that you feel are the most important for the students at Ortega Middle School