VSCA 2016 Fall Conference - http://www.ncyi.org/www/docs/
VSCA at 2016 ASCA Conference
Congratulations to the 19 RAMP Virginia schools recognized last night at the ASCA Conference!! A big shout out to Lake Braddock High School in Burke, Virginia which was named a RAMP School of Distinction!!!!
VSCA at the DOE
On Thursday, May 5, 2016, board members attended “The Profile of Graduate” with various members of the Virginia Board of Education discussing what a successful graduate of Virginia schools needs to be and how to get students to that place.
Pictured from left to right: Joe Wharff, School Counseling Specialist at the DOE and board member; Renee Zando, government relations chair; Brett Welch, President, Liz Parker, Elementary VP; Jessica Vogt, Region 1 Rep; and Emily Goodman-Scott, Counselor Educator VP
VSCA is a state chapter of the American School Counselor Association
Dues payments, contributions or gifts to VSCA are not tax deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. However, they may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses subject to restrictions imposed as a result of VSCA's lobbying activities deﬁned by the Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993. VSCA estimates that the nondeductible portion of your 2014 dues (the portion that is devoted to lobbying)
is 29 percent.
Almost 1/3 of your membership dues go to lobbying for school counselors in Richmond with the legislators, DOE, and State Board of Education!!!