The Office of Student Services provides system-wide services in school psychology, social work and counseling. Office of Student Services staff members provide assessments of students being referred for special education services, reevaluate identified students with disabilities in accordance with Federal and state regulations, and serve as consultants to schools for instructional issues, behavior management, and social/emotional development.
Counseling staff of a comprehensive K-12 counseling program, based on the National Standards for School Counseling Programs, Office of Student services staff members work collaboratively with community agencies to provide assistance to students.
School psychologists and social workers/visiting teachers are assigned to schools as itinerant personnel.
Counselors are school-based.
The SEL Reference Guide catalogs student support programming that APS school teams use in their determination of what supports students need. The student supports included here demonstrate a strong commitment by APS to the well-being and success of our students.