Welcome to E.R. Dickson's Counseling Page!
E.R. Dickson’s Comprehensive School Counseling Program is delivered by 2 certified professional school counselors, Kristy Elderkin and Audra Gardner. Ms. Elderkin is the counselor for grades pre-k, kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd. Ms. Gardner is the counselor for grades pre-k, 3rd, 4th, and 5th.
E. R. Dickson Elementary School Counseling Program Vision Statement
The vision of the E.R. Dickson Elementary School Counseling Program is that all students are college and career ready graduates, have a variety of pathways to academic and career success, are productive members in a global society, and are lifelong learners. They are compassionate, principled, and open-minded with strong character.
E.R. Dickson Elementary School Counseling Program Mission Statement
The E.R. Dickson Elementary School Counseling Program implements a comprehensive school counseling
curriculum as part of the students’ overall educational program to ensure all students succeed in life, are
prepared for successful grade level transitions, are productive citizens, and are independent, problem solving,
lifelong learners and leaders. School counselors advocate for equity, access and success for all. This
curriculum is based on data specific to the needs of E.R. Dickson Elementary School and the school
counselors work collaboratively with students, parents, teachers, administrators, and stakeholders within the
community. Counseling services are respectful to gender, age, religion, ethnicity, race, ability, and