We invite you to become a member of the New Jersey School Counselor Association, Inc. We currently represent over 1200 school counselors in New Jersey through their NJSCA membership. The county associations are also listed with a president/contact person to enable you to become active at the grass roots level. Thank you for your interest in NJSCA!


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Why Belong to NJSCA?

School reform, workplace demands, the changing economy, and work force demographics dictate new expectations for school counselors. School counselors are expected to take the lead in assisting our nation's young people to become healthy, happy, productive citizens. NJSCA provides support, training, networking and a watch on legislative issues, all important in meeting the needs of school counselors in New Jersey. NJSCA was instrumental in having the New Jersey School Counseling Initiative funded and the National Standards for School Counseling Programs written into the New Jersey Department of Education Administrative Code; ensuring that all districts shall provide a comprehensive developmental school counseling program in Kindergarten through Grade 12.

Benefits of Membership

Up-to-date information on topics and issues of interest to school counselors in the NJSCA Newsletter, Newsline and Web-Letter and our enhanced NJSCA Website

IRS designation as a 501(c) (3)

The New Jersey School Counseling Initiative: The New Jersey Frameworks

Professional Networking site and Social Media connections

NJSCA Fall and Spring Professional Development Conferences

NJSCA High School Scholarships

NJSCA Middle School Recognition Awards

NJSCA Human Rights Award

NJSCA Counselor of the County Recognition Luncheon

NJSCA Involvement in:

  • Advocacy
  • Counselor College Tour
  • Human Rights
  • Public Relations
  • Professional Ethics
  • Legislative Issues


Membership Options:

  • Professional Member $40.00
  • Retired Member $15.00
  • Full Time School Counselor Graduate Student $30.00 

Want more information? Contact: Jim Lukach NJSCA Executive Director jimlukach@msn.com

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