Counseling Philosophy

VVS High School Counseling


The Vernon Verona Sherrill School District aspires to be valued as a district of distinction by our community.

VVS School Counseling Program Vision

Students at VVS are lifelong learners who will graduate ready and able to meet demands, and overcome challenges, in a diverse and globally competitive world. Students will be empowered to take ownership of their personal growth through meaningful participation in rigorous and relevant learning opportunities, supported by a comprehensive school counseling program. Students will reach their highest personal, academic, and career potential and become successful, responsible and contributing members of the community.

District Mission

The Mission of the Vernon Verona Sherrill School District is to serve the community by preparing individuals to value challenges, learning opportunities, diversity, and civic responsibility.

VVS School Counseling Program Mission

VVS school counselors will provide a comprehensive program that addresses the academic, career, and social/emotional needs of all students. In collaboration with parents, students, teachers, administration and the community, the school counselors will foster a challenging curriculum that will empower students with the opportunities to reach their highest potential, creating a foundation for them to be lifelong learners with the ability to adjust to a diverse and growing global community.