CCA employs a K-12 School Counselor. Our School Counselor wears many hats but is ultimately a resource to our students, families and faculty. The Guidance Office is always a busy place providing the following services:

STUDENT COUNSELING (K-12)

  • Provide short-term individual counseling
  • Facilitate small group mediation for students

COLLEGE ADVISING (Gr. 9-12)

  • Organize college visits, college fairs and the college fair field trip
  • Work with students one-on-one through the college application process
  • Host a college night for HS juniors and their family
  • Provide individual recommendation letters for seniors

SCHEDULING/PLANNING (K-12)

  • Schedule all students into classrooms and courses
  • Help students select courses and create academic plan
  • Help students ensure that all graduation requirements are met

RECORD KEEPING (K-12)

  • Process Transcripts and Records (link to Request Transcripts on Alumni page)
  • Generate Student Report Cards

CCA also employs a testing coordinator who is responsible for:

TESTING/ACADEMICS (K-12)

  • Coordinate testing for:
      • IOWA exams in K-3 & 5-6
      • SSAT exam in 7th grade
      • NYS Testing in 4th and 8th
      • PSAT exams in 10th & 11th
      • New York State Regents exams in HS
  • Coordinate AP Testing
  • Work with students on course recovery options should students need to make up a course or retake an exam
  • Supervise Academic Prefects and tutoring processes

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