"Providing a Community of Opportunity"
Ventura Community Schools 

   PO Box 18, 110 S. Main Street, Ventura, IA  50482


Ventura
District Office:
Phone: 641-829-4482
Fax:     641-829-3906
Ventura
Elementary:
Phone:  641-829-4482
Fax:      641-829-3906
Ventura /Garner-Hayfield Junior High:
Phone:  641-829-4484
Fax:     641-829-3995


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   Guidance Department


Elementary & Junior High
Counseling


Elementary Classroom Guidance Lessons:

  • Meet once every week.

  • Use Second Step Curriculum teaching students skills in empathy, emotion management, and social problem solving

Junior High Classroom Guidance Lessons:

  • Integrated lessons/activities through out school year in academic classes

  • Lessons cover topics in career, academic and personal/social development

Individual Counseling

  • Upon request of student, parent, teacher and/or administrator

Small Group Counseling

  • Based upon recommendations from parents, teachers, administrator and counselor

Additional Supporting Roles:

  • Assist administrator and classroom instructors in meeting needs of students in personal, social, academic and behavior areas.

  • Communicate/Collaborate with parents regarding their children

  • Provide referrals for additional services as needed.

 

 

K-8 School Counselor:
Stan Newton
snewton@venturaschools.org


Guidance Resource Links:

Career Exploration:  Kids USA

5th Grade Career Research

QuizStar!

Occupational Outlook Handbook

O*Net Online Occcupations