(First Place) Dylann Carey, Una VanWynsberghe
(Runners Up) Annabella Keller, Brianna Ebel
Sarah Smith, Van Wert Economic Development Director created the Rural by Choice Panel of local professional to go into schools to meet with middle school students to start a conversation related to career choices.The panel shared advice and information related to the career possibilities that can be found here in Van Wert County.
Lincolnview School Counselors Brenda Leeth and Tonia Verville were honored November 7th at the All Ohio Counselor Conference in Columbus. The Ohio School Counselor Association evaluated submissions of School Counselor Accountability Reports and selected Lincolnview Local for Pioneer Recognition. Only five Ohio schools were awarded the Model Policy distinction.
The Accountability Report consists of five specific frameworks wherein counselors must demonstrate data that supports the effectiveness of the school counseling program on student achievement. Areas addressed include academic achievement, career and college readiness, and social/emotional development of all students.
“We were very pleased to have been selected for this honor and to represent the district in a positive way. To be one of five school chosen in the state is beyond what we expected!”, said Verville, who serves students in grades K-6 and is also employed at Westwood Behavioral Health Center. “It means that our efforts to create a supportive, encouraging, and responsive school climate are being noticed” Read entire article here.