**Welcome to the Clinton Junior High School Counseling Webpage**Leslie Herrin: 8th Grade CounselorDexter Wilcher: 7th Grade CounselorCounselors Office: 601-924-6250Fax: 601-924-7703Mission:To provide a comprehensive counseling program that attends to the personal, social, academic, and career planning needs of all students.Program Goal:Our goal is to promote a commitment to life-long learning, personal and academic growth, and to aid students in becoming responsible, culturally aware, and productive members of society. We adhere to the American School Counselors Association Model Framework (ASCA National Model). We do this in developmentally appropriate ways that enable personal growth in students, teachers, and administrators alike.Academic Goals:Excel/InterventionIndividual CounselingClassroom CounselingCareer DayParent/Teacher Conference(s)Social Goals:Individual CounselingGroup/Classroom CounselingRed Ribbon WeekA-TeamCharacter EducationEmotional Goals:Individual CounselingSmall Group CounselingBehavior InterventionServices Offered:-Individual Counseling-Small Group Counseling-Behavior Intervention-Consultation-Parent/Teacher Conferences-Academic and Career Counseling
All personal information shared with a school counselor is confidential unless it involves:
1. Harming Self or Others
2. Abuse or Neglect
In these situations, we are required by law to report this information to parents and/or the appropriate agenciesGO ARROWS!Red Ribbon WeekNot only is CJHS taking a stand against drugs, we are also raising awareness against bad decisions and cyber bullying!Monday:Tuesday:Wednesday:Thursday:Friday:CJHS Students are encouraged to participate in A RRW Poetry Contest. The 1st, 2cd, and 3rd place winners will receive iTunes gift cards! You can find out more about the rules of the contest here: RRW Poetry ContestDID YOU KNOW???Parents who talk to their teens regularly about drugs are 42% less likely to use drugs than those who don't!October is cyber bullying and bullying awareness month!
CJHS Monthly Character TraitsSeptember- RespectOctober- ResponsibilityNovember- CitizenshipDecember- KindnessJanuary- Self DisciplineFebruary- IntegrityMarch- PerseveranceApril- HonestyEach month homeroom teachers nominate one student who they feel display the character trait of the month. They are awarded a certificate of recognition and a breakfast provided by Chick-fil-A.From the monthly students nominated, one boy & one girl are chosen by teachers to serve as the VIPs for each grade. These 4 students are awarded a $10 Gift card from Walmart.