Counseling Vision & Mission

The vision of the Hillsboro School Comprehensive School Counseling Program is to work collaboratively with students, parents, school, and community members to ensure students depart from our school empowered with knowledge and skills to be successful.

The mission of the Hillsboro School Counseling Program is to empower all students to reach their fullest potential by providing a comprehensive school counseling program that support their academic, personal, social, and career development. Through collaborate efforts with students, family, school, personnel, and community, the counseling department strives to assist all students in acquiring skills, knowledge, and attitudes needed to become responsible, productive citizens and lifelong learners.

Our Counselors Believe:

  • Every student is valuable and deserves dignity and respect.
  • The school counseling program is a critical component of the education process and is an integral part in the overall development of students.
  • All students have the right to benefit from the comprehensive school counseling program that assists them with academic, personal, social, and career counseling needs.
  • All students can be successful learners with collaborative support and efforts between family, school, and community members.

Counseling Staff Contact Information

The HEMS Counseling Department is available to assist  students academically, socially, and emotionally during the middle school years.  Parents may contact the Counseling Department whenever they have questions or concerns.

NameJob TitleTelephoneLinks
Hollie Baradit
Elementary School Counselor
Tara Herbert
School Counselor
Kathy Huckaby
STARS Counselor
Molly Loiler