Mission, Beliefs & Vision


The Ledyard High School Counseling Department strives to empower all students to develop knowledge, skills, and qualities necessary to become critical thinkers and problem solvers in an ever changing society.  The delivery of our comprehensive school counseling program focuses on all student’s academic, career and social emotional growth and aims to help them achieve their unique potential. 


The Ledyard High School Counseling program is founded in the belief all students are unique and capable of individual growth. School Counselors at Ledyard High School believe: 

  • Collaboration within the school community enhances student success. 
  • Advocating for families, students, and staff will help achieve a common goal. 
  • Equity and access is critical in positive student outcomes. 
  • Data analysis is crucial in identifying and supporting student and community needs.


Ledyard High School Alumni will: 

  • Have the knowledge and interpersonal skills needed to collaborate and communicate proficiently. 
  • Advocate for themselves and others.
  • Engage as responsible and productive members of society.
  • Think critically and creatively to make informed life decisions.
  • Effectively problem solve, persevere and adapt to change.
  • Have confidence in their goals for the future.