MRHS School Counseling Announcements

  •  2019-2020 Information Nights with Counseling Staff

    • Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 6:30 pm.... Senior Information Night for Seniors + Senior parents
    • Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 6:30 pm.......Financial Aid Night w/ UNCC Financial Aid staff presenting
    • Wednesday, November 6, 2019 6:30..........Academic Options Night with MRHS staff and others reviewing programs offered at MRHS
    • Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 6:30 pm......Junior Information Night for Juniors and Junior parents
    • Monday, February 10, 2020, 5:30 pm...........AP & CTE Course Fair 
    • Late February, March and early April 2020.....Registration information sessions and registration for 2020-2021 school year
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  • Senior Night Presentation 2019

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  • New Student Registration Presentation 19-20

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  • Confidentiality Statement

    School counselors recognize their primary obligation for confidentiality is to the student but balance that obligation with an understanding of the family or guardians’ legal and inherent rights to be the guiding voice in their children’s lives (ASCA Code of Ethics).
    The role of the school counselor in regards to confidentiality is:

    • To support the students right to privacy and protect confidential information received from students, the family, guardian and staff members
    • To explain the meaning and limits of confidentiality to students in developmentally appropriate terms
    • To provide appropriate disclosure and informed consent regarding the counseling relationship and confidentiality
    • To inform students and the family of the limits to confidentiality when: Student poses a danger to self or others, Court ordered disclosure, Consultation with other professionals in support of the student i.e. colleagues, supervisors, treatment teams, and other support personnel
    • To keep personal notes separate from educational records and not disclose their contents except when privacy exceptions exist
    • To seek guidance from supervisors and appropriate legal advice when their records are subpoenaed
    • To assert their belief that information shared by students is “confidential” and should not be revealed without the student’s consent
    • To adhere to all laws protecting student records, health information, and special services (i.e., HIPAA, FERPA, IDEA)