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Awards and Recognition


This Designation is intended to recognize Missouri school districts or buildings that have demonstrated the commitment to pursue full implementation of the Missouri Comprehensive School Counseling Program, and may also be used to apply for the ASCA RAMP Award. The decision to apply for this designation should be made by the building or district after completion and analysis of the results of the Internal Improvement Review (IIR) Documents must use Font Type: Arial and Font Size: 12 with no more than 200 words per section. One copy of the Gysbers Exemplary School Counseling Program Narrative, the building or district IIR and the IIR Program Improvement Plan must be uploaded as one PDF by the first Monday in September for the year applying.

For more information contact Dr. Rene’ Yoesel, DESE Director of School Counseling, at Rene.Yoesel@dese.mo.gov  or 573-751-0857.​


History of Missouri RAMP Schools

  1. Green Pines Elementary - Wildwood, MO (2010)
  2. Lasalle Springs Middle School - Glencoe, MO (2007)
  3. Morgan Selvidge Middle School - Ballwin, MO (2008, 2012)
  4. Stanton Elementary School - Fenton, MO (2009)