“Arizona’s student to school counselor ratio is the highest in the U.S., according to most recent data. There is one counselor for every 903 students.”
This is not only a public health issue it is a school safety issue. Our counselors are a critical line of defense for our students and their families when is comes to mental health. Counselors can make the difference when a student and their family are struggling with a crisis.
As your representative I will fight for dedicated, sustainable public school funding to make sure our students have access to the help they need when they need it.