The school counseling program at Issaquah Valley Elementary is designed to support social competence and academic achievement. A comprehensive counseling program includes direct and indirect services. Classroom lessons that supplement the district curriculum, Second Step, small groups for students that need additional learning opportunities. brief 1:1 solution-focused opportunities are also part of the counseling program. Consultation with families is part of the counseling program at IVE. Helping connect families to resources and supports is something the school counselor will do. A partnership between school and home is critical to students’ growth and development. Be sure to reach out to the school counselor when support is needed.