Irwin IS

    DoDEA GradeSpeed - Connecting Teachers, Parents, and Students
    DoDEA GradeSpeed
    Connecting Teachers, Parents, and Students
    Global IT Help Desk - (DoDEA Employees)
    Global IT Help Desk
    (DoDEA Employees)
    CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA) - The DoD is fully aware of the importance of education
    CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA)
    The DoD is fully aware of the importance of education

    Irwin IS Counseling Services

    Guidance and Counseling

    We provide a comprehensive guidance program to all students to help build the foundation for life-long learning by assisting students in developing self-respect, awareness of others and positive learning attitudes. School counselors provide direct and indirect services and activities to students, families, and school staff for developing strategies that deal with education, personal and social challenges that may interfere with the educational process. The foundation for our Guidance and Counseling Program is a Competency-Based Counseling Program (CBCP), which emphasizes decision-making skill development and exploration of future educational and occupational possibilities. The program also stresses self-concept development and the acquisition of social skills needed for interpersonal relationships.

    The purpose of the guidance program is to help each individual student achieve his/her highest growth mentally, emotionally, and socially. We try to do this in several ways: 

    • Individual Counseling
    • Small Group Counseling 
    • Classroom Guidance Instruction
    • Parent Conferences
    • Special Education Coordination
    •  Student Referral Services – (Includes Special Education, Gifted and Talented, Speech, and ESL)

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    Contact the Counselor

    Phone: 910-907-0206

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    DoDEA Vision 

    To be among the world's leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communities in which they live.

    DoDEA Mission

    Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in  dynamic world.

    Goal 1

    By the end of the school year, all students will improve their reading skills by utilizing vocabulary strategies that focus on context clues and vocabulary development across the curriculum.  Progress will be measured through the use of standardized and local assessments.

    Goal 2

    By the end of the school year, all students will increase proficiency in number sense in operations as measured by system wide and local assessments.