Shughart MS

DoDEA GradeSpeed - Connecting Teachers, Parents, and Students
DoDEA GradeSpeed
Connecting Teachers, Parents, and Students
Global IT Help Desk - (DoDEA Employees)
Global IT Help Desk
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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

Shughart MS 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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Phone: 910-907-0211

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Our Vision

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

Our Mission

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

SMS Purpose Statement

A community that inspires, empowers, and  challenges learners!

Goal 1:  Reading

By June 2015, all students will increase their ability to analyze text, which is drawing conclusions, inferring relationships, and identifying theme and story   elements. Progress will be measured by the selected system-wide assessments.

Goal 2:  Math

By June 2015, all students will be able to increase math communication, which is modeling and describing ideas through verbal, written, and/or graphical   representations. Progress will be measured by the selected system-wide and local assessments.