Student Services Programs

Announcement

Work Permit Process Eliminated
Effective this school year, Fairfax County Public Schools will no longer have an active role in Virginia’s Child LaborPermit Process. Anyone seeking work permits will no longer need to visit their local schools to have an Issuing Officer sign the forms. Documents required to process a child labor permit can all be found at www.doli.virginia.gov and individuals seeking information about the process should be directed to this website.

Safety, Security and Wellness Resources

West Potomac Student Services offers a wide variety of counseling activities and programs.

  • 9th Grade
  • 10th Grade
  • 11th Grade
  • 12th Grade
  • Individual counseling addressing personal social, academic, or career
  • Academic Advising
  • Classroom Guidance Lessons
  • Freshmen Transition Program
  • Fall Academic Awards Assembly
  • Recognition Ceremony for Honor Roll & Most Improved

Groups taking place for freshmen during the Fall Semester

  • Pregnancy/Parenting Group 
  • Advanced Academics Mentoring Group 
  • Study Skills Group 
  • Latina Group
  • Coping with Loss Group 
  • Individual counseling addressing personal social, academic, or career
  • Academic Advising
  • Classroom Guidance Lessons
  • Fall Academic Awards Assembly
  • Recognition Ceremony for Honor Roll & Most Improved
  • PSAT Interpretive/Test Prep Kick off
  • Governor’s School
  • College Night
  • College Partnership Program

Groups taking place for sophomores during the Fall Semester

  • Pregnant/Parenting Group
  • Advanced Academics Mentoring Group 
  • Study Skills Group 
  • Latina Group
  • Coping with Loss Group 
  • Individual counseling addressing personal social, academic, or career
  • Academic Advising
  • Classroom Guidance Lessons
  • Fall Academic Awards Assembly
  • Recognition Ceremony for Honor Roll & Most Improved
  • Governor’s School
  • College Night
  • College Partnership Program
  • Project Discovery Program

Groups taking place for juniors during the Fall Semester

  • College Prep
  • Life After High School
  • Pregnant/Parenting
  • Advanced Academics Mentoring
  • Study Skills
  • Latina
  • Coping with Loss
  • Individual counseling addressing personal social, academic, or career
  • Academic Advising
  • Classroom Guidance Lessons
  • Fall Academic Awards Assembly
  • Recognition Ceremony for Honor Roll & Most Improved
  • College Night
  • College Partnership Program
  • Project Discovery Program
  • Pathway to Baccalaureate

Groups taking place for seniors during the Fall Semester

  • College Prep
  • Life After High School
  • Transition, Planning for Next Step
  • Pregnant/Parenting
  • Advanced Academics Mentoring
  • Study Skills
  • Latina
  • Coping with Loss

 

For more information please contact your student's counselor or the appropriate Student Services Staff member.