School Counselor Webpage

Welcome to Counselor's Corner

Please feel free to contact Ms.Newton the school counselor at LIES at any time. Ms.Newton works with ALL students at Lady’s Island Elementary.

Jalissa Newton

Mission Statement

The Guidance Department mission is to create a dynamic environment that goes beyond academics by infusing arts along with working collaboratively with students, parents, teachers, administrators and the overall community.

Vision Statement

Lady's Island Elementary (LIES) School Counseling Program is designed to maximize development of students in an environment that recognizes, and nurtures students. There is a shared responsibility for the academic, career, and personal/social development of all students with an enhanced focus on arts integration. School Counselors are professional school advocates who provide support to maximize student potential in a safe nonjudgmental place for students to express feelings. The comprehensive school counseling program enhances students intrapersonal and interpersonal worth to encourage students to be successful learners ,responsible citizens, and productive members of a global society by working collaboratively with parents, teachers, and the community to ensure that each student is successful.