Genesee County HS Counselors

December 2019

Inspirational Video- Be a Mr. Jensen- MUST WATCH!!
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Save the date! More info to come.

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Student/Counselor Ratio

Most high school students have access to a school counselor: About 95% of high school students have access to at least one school counselor.

  • But 21% of high schools and about 850,000 high school students nationwide do not have access to any school counselor.
  • 1.6 million students attend a school with a special law enforcement officer SLEO, but not a school counselor.
  • Latino students are 1.4 times as likely to attend a school with an SLEO but not a school counselor as white students; Asian students are 1.3 times as likely; black students are 1.2 times as likely
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Student particpation in CTE reports significant increase

The number of high school students completing career technical education (CTE) programs in Michigan has increased by more than 75 percent in just four years – from 27,014 in the 2014-15 academic year to 47,314 in 2018-19, according to a recent announcement from the state Department of Education.

More than 110,500 students were enrolled in CTE classes in 2018-19, representing nearly a quarter of Michigan students in 9th to 12th grades. More than 5,000 earned one or more college credits through a CTE course.

Genesee Opportunity 2020 Application Window Opens January 7, 2020

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We have created a Smore for the Poverty Matters Initiative

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