School Based Curriculum

What is SEL?

SEL refers to another important program component.  SEL stands for Social-Emotional Learning.  All students receive instruction from Student Services Staff, especially during the elementary school years in a variety of content-topic areas that are designed to promote character development, healthy behaviors, and social skills.  Content topic themes include the following:

  • Academic Success

  • Communication/Social Skills

  • Citizenship

  • Self-Understanding and Management

  • Transitions

  • Careers

  • Diversity

  • Hope

  • Safety and Wellness

These items are aligned with those identified by the American School Counseling Model, or ASCA, as well as the Wisconsin Model Academic Standards for School Counseling