School Counseling

Pedersen Elementary School Counseling Department


K-3 School Counselor
Mrs. Amy Bauman
715-839-6050 ext. 251



 School Counseling Mission Statement

 The mission of the School District of Altoona’s School Counseling Program is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program addressing the academic, career and personal/social development of all students. In partnership with other educators, parents or guardians and the community, school counselors facilitate the support system to ensure all students in the School District of Altoona have access to and are prepared with the knowledge and skills to contribute at the highest level as productive members of society. 





The Four School Counseling Program Components Include:

            1. Guidance Curriculum: content delivered to ALL students
            2. Individual Student Planning: assist students in planning and managing their 
educational career development
            3. Responsive Services: address the immediate personal concerns of students
            4. System Support: includes program, staff, and school support activities

 School Counseling Resources


Student Links

Conflict Resolution- DeBug Steps

Community Resources

Curriculum Themes and Standards