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Counseling Program Overview

The Wilkinson County High School counseling staff are certified educators who improve student success for ALL students by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program. School counselors design and deliver school counseling programs that improve student outcomes and maximize student success. School counselors help all students apply academic achievement strategies, manage emotions and apply interpersonal skills, and plan for post-secondary options (higher education, military, workforce).


Department Staff

Dr. Yasmin Whirl, Ed.D - High School Counselor

Mrs. Lauren Hunter, Ed.S - Graduation Coach

Main Office: 478-946-2441

Office Hours: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Counseling Program Standards

The Wilkinson County High School Counseling Program is aligned with the American School Counseling Association (ASCA) Mindsets & Behaviors for Student Success: K-12 College and Career Readiness Model. The ASCA Mindsets & Behaviors are organized in three broad domains:

The components are:

I.            Academic Development

II.           Career Development

III.          Social/Emotional Development


Counselor’s Corner