Megan Walter gets a hug from student Emily Paz after Walter was named Wake County’s 2017 School Counselor of the Year during a surprise ceremony at Wakefield High School in Raleigh on May 24. Wake County plans to increase its number of school counselors to match the national ratio of counselors to students.
Megan Walter gets a hug from student Emily Paz after Walter was named Wake County’s 2017 School Counselor of the Year during a surprise ceremony at Wakefield High School in Raleigh on May 24. Wake County plans to increase its number of school counselors to match the national ratio of counselors to students. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Megan Walter gets a hug from student Emily Paz after Walter was named Wake County’s 2017 School Counselor of the Year during a surprise ceremony at Wakefield High School in Raleigh on May 24. Wake County plans to increase its number of school counselors to match the national ratio of counselors to students. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

More school social workers and counselors will benefit Wake students

May 31, 2017 12:00 AM