North Park Junior High School

Pride in our Past...Faith in our Future

Welcome to the North Park Counseling Center (716) 478-4715

Our Services

  • Counseling services offered confidentially on an as needed basis. We are available by appointment or walk-in. Our Center practices brief solution oriented counseling. We encourage students who are experiencing conflict to feel comfortable seeking assistance through the Counseling Center.

    Academic / Educational

    • Standardized testing
    • Time management for homework/study
    • Homework requests due to illness (2-3 day minimum absence)
    • Academic/Career planning
    • Process and transfer of student records
    • Referral source for district and outside agencies
    • Process working papers and carrier permits

    Counseling

    • Small group counseling
    • Classroom programs
    • Personal/Individual counseling
    • Conflict resolution
    • Relationship and grief counseling
    • Family concerns and issues
    • Crisis Counseling
    • Discipline intervention relating to attendance and classroom issues

    School Psychologist Services

    • Consultation and collaboration with educators, parents, and other professionals to create safe, healthy, and supportive learning environments for students
    • Individual and small group counseling to promote positive social, emotional and behavioral well being
    • Development and evaluation of intervention strategies
    • Comprehensive assessment of cognitive, academic, social-emotional and behavioral strengths and needs
    • Determine the presence of an educationally disabling condition and the need for special education support services

    The school psychologist will be available Monday-Friday during the school year.

     

Transfer Information

  • The Counseling Center hopes to make your child's transition into North Park a smooth and pleasant experience. Contacting us prior to your move will start the process, to make transition a success. Some parents choose to bring their child for a tour of the building prior to starting. We are happy to arrange individual tours and discuss any concerns you or your child may have. The following items are needed at registration time:

    1. Original Birth Certificate
    2. Proof of residency (Utility bill, rent receipt, etc.)
    3. Photo identification (ie: Current driver license of parent/guardian registering child)
    4. Immunization record
    5. Last report card from previous school
    6. Name, address, phone number of previous school
      It would also be helpful if you have the FAX number
    7. Legal documents pertaining to your child (ie: Custody, order of protection, etc.)
    8. Educational Information:
      • Section 504 Plan
      • Special Education: Individual Education Plan (IEP)
        (You will also need to call the BOE office at 716-478-4821)
      • Psychological Testing
      • Declassification Plan
      • Speech, Language, Vision, Hearing evaluations/reports
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