• **Welcome to the Clinton Junior High School Counseling Webpage**
     
    Leslie Herrin: 8th Grade Counselor
     
    Dexter Wilcher: 7th Grade Counselor
     
    Counselors Office: 601-924-6250 
    Fax: 601-924-7703 
     
    Mission:  
    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/Intervention
    Individual Counseling
    Classroom Counseling  
    Career Day
    Parent/Teacher Conference(s)
     
    Social Goals:
    Individual Counseling
    Group/Classroom Counseling
    Red Ribbon Week
    A-Team 
    Character Education   
     
    Emotional Goals: 
    Individual Counseling
    Small Group Counseling
    Behavior Intervention 
     
     Services Offered:
    -Individual Counseling
    -Small Group Counseling
    -Behavior Intervention
    -Consultation
    -Parent/Teacher Conferences
    -Academic and Career Counseling

     

                      

    Confidentiality:

    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 agencies 

    GO ARROWS!  
     
     
     
     
     
    Red Ribbon Week 
    Not only is CJHS taking a stand against drugs, we are also raising awareness against bad decisions and cyber bullying!  
     
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    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 Contest
     
     
     
     
    DID 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 Traits 
     
    September- Respect
    October- Responsibility
    November- Citizenship
    December- Kindness
    January- Self Discipline  
    February- Integrity
    March- Perseverance
    April- Honesty 
     
    Each 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.