A comprehensive school counseling program is an essential part of a student's education. It allows students the opportunity to make the best use of their education with regard to future goals. The school counseling program helps students develop personal and social skills necessary to relate well to others and maintain healthy relationships. Counselors are committed to enabling all students to reach their highest academic and personal potential. Counselors advocate for students to ensure that regardless of race, sex, religion, or socioeconomic status, they have full access to educational opportunities needed to graduate from Grand Rapids High School.