Mission Statement

The mission of the Port Isabel High School Counseling Department is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program that addresses the academic, career, and personal/social development of all students.

Professional School Counselors:

  • provide support to maximize student potential and academic achievement
  • facilitate the support system to ensure all students in PIHS have access to and are prepared with the knowledge and skills at the highest level to be contributing members of a diverse community
  • abide by the professional school counseling ethics as advocated by the American School Counselor Association
  • participate in professional development activities essential to maintain a quality school counseling program 

We believe:

  • All students are valued and have dignity and worth
  • All students  have the right to participate in the school counseling program
  • All students’ ethnic, cultural, racial, sexual differences and special needs are considered in planning and implementing the school counseling program
  • All school stakeholder involvement is essential in meeting the academic, career, and personal/social needs of all students.