Under general direction, the Academic Advisor works with students in both high school programs to address all students’ academic and career development needs. The Academic Advisor shall provide support to the school counseling program that promotes and enhances student achievement and retention. The Academic Advisor shall promote equity and access to opportunities and enrichment experience for all students.

The Academic Advisor shall support the students’ intake process. The Academic Advisor assists the Academic Counselor when working with students to develop individualized learning plans. These plans shall help students establish personal goals and develop future plans. The Academic Advisor works closely with the student services team to provide early identification of students at risk of failing or leaving school prematurely and applies appropriate interventions, both instructional and with auxiliary services; and works directly with families and appropriate staff to assess the student’s needs for special services.

Academic Advisor