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Guidance

The elementary school counseling and guidance program at James Island Elementary is a developmental, child-centered program that encourages students’ social, emotional, academic and personal growth at each stage of development.  Ms. Chirles teaches classroom guidance lessons, counsels students individually, conducts small groups, and consults with parents, teachers, and other professionals.  If needed her role also includes crisis interventions and coordination of referrals to appropriate resources in the community.