Student Support Services

School Counseling


The New York State School Counselor Association (NYSSCA) is supporting School Counselors around the state by maintaining and updating a webpage with COVID 19 specific resources and information.  

NYSSCA is also hosting a series of 'Innovating thru Cooperation' web based regional support roundtables online. The schedule and information about connecting is on their COVID 19 webpage, located HERE.  

Check back often for updates.


Proposed Amendment of Sections 52.21, 100.2(j) and Part 80 of the Commissioner’s Regulations Relating to School Counseling, Certification Requirements for School Counselors and Program Registration Requirements for School Counseling Preparation Programspdf icon - May 2017


Supporting the Graduating Class of 2021 - January 13, 2021

Reunite, Renew, and Thrive: Social and Emotional Learning Roadmap for Reopening School CASEL collaborated with more than 40 partners to illuminate a way forward with social and emotional learning that is centered on relationships and built on the existing strengths of a school community. (July 10, 2020)

Guidance Pertaining to Commissioner’s Regulation ยง100.2(j) Guidance Programs and Comprehensive Developmental School Counseling/Guidance Programsexternal link icon (Effective July 1, 2019 for the 2019-2020 school year)

Any questions related to graduation credits please refer to the Office of Curriculum and Instruction website at



Last Updated: January 14, 2021