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Quick Reference of Helpful Resources

The School Counseling Program’s Professional Reference: The ASCA MODEL

Our School Counseling Website: Offers numerous resources and updated information to help your child have a success school year. Visit us at the link below.

Samuel Gompers School Counseling Program


The College Board : Your one stop shop for SAT registration, information about the college process, AP exams and more!

The ACT: Encourage your child to practice and take the ACT for more college access opportunities. Discover the ACT at:

Free Application for Federal Student Aid: Federal Student Aid plays a central and essential role in supporting postsecondary education. If your child is in the 12th grade, please use the website linked below to petition for financial aid.

What is ACCESS? Transformed SCs and SC programs give away ACCESS Competencies to every K -12 student every semester/month/ week/day: Academic , Career, College Access/ Readiness, Emotional/Personal, Social/ Cultural, Skills (Source: Chen-Hayes, 2007; adapted from ASCA Model 2005 & NOSCA 2008)

Our services:  

Samuel Gompers Career Technical High School 455 Southern Boulevard Bronx, NY 10455 Phone: 718-665-0950 Fax: 718-292-3164 E-mail:

College and Career Counseling Personal/Social Developmental Counseling Academic Counseling Your child’s development is our priority Phone: 718-665-0950

Mission Statement and ultimate promise

The Professional School Counselors is: 

 Samuel Gompers Career Technical Education High School counseling program provides comprehensive developmental counseling addressing the academic, college/career, 

A Certified/licensed educator with a minimum of a master’s degree in school counseling Qualified to address all students’ academic, personal/social and college/career developmental needs by designing, implementing, evaluating and enhancing a comprehensive school counseling program

and personal/social development of all students. School counselors, as part of the Samuel Gompers Career Technical Education High School learning community, facilitate the support system so all students have access to the tools enabling them to become responsible and productive citizens, who can effectively manage future challenges and who can progress confidently into college and society. (Adapted from ASCA, 2010)

Individual student academic program planning

Interpreting cognitive, aptitude and achievement tests

Assisting the school principal with identifying and resolving student issues, needs and problems

Working with students to provide small- and large group counseling services

Advocating for students

Disaggregated data analysis

A vital role in maximizing student success

Professional School Counselor roles: 

for all students through leadership, advocacy and collaboration.

Promoting equity and access to rigorous educational experiences

Samuel Gompers Career Technical High School

455 Southern Boulevard Bronx, NY 10455 We are here to help our students prepare for their future

Phone: 718-665-0950 Fax: 718-292-3164 E-mail:

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