Bronx High School for Writing and Communication Arts
Parents should always feel free to contact the guidance counselors, Ms. Acevedo or Ms. Williams, via e-mail or phone concerning academic, social, or emotional issues related to their child. The counselors are available throughout the week from 8:00AM until 3:15PM. Please be advised that if you do not have an appointment you may have to wait before you see the counselor.
Students who would like to speak with a member of the Wellness Team during the school day need to obtain a signed Counseling Pass from their teacher or other faculty member or schedule an appointment to meet with a member of the Wellness Team during lunch or before or after school.
Parents and students can obtain referrals to mental health, medical, and academic support programs through community-based organizations from the Wellness Team.
The mission of the Wellness Team is to provide academic and social/emotional support in order to empower students to become college ready, productive citizens and life-long learners. We encourage students to develop relationships that are healthy and promote learning.We pledge to close the achievement gap through equity and access to a rigorous curriculum and a safe environment. Our goal is to collaborate with all stakeholders involved in the education of children to support the growth of the whole child.