•  Heather Norton

     Heather Norton
    School Counselor, Ed.S., NBCC, NBSC
    Mission Statement
    The Sumner Hill Junior High School's counseling program is committed to excellence by providing a confidential, flexible, and accessible counseling opportunity for all students. With a continually changing culture, we must be prepared to support our student's needs. We are aware that our students face ever-changing challenges and opportunities. We want to be available for any and all personal issues that a student might have. Our emphasis includes the personal, social, academic, and career development of students by implementing a data driven comprehensive program. This program works with teachers, administrators, parents, and community stakeholders to assist students in becoming successful lifelong learners and productive citizens for the 21st century.  
    Program Goals
    Academic, Career, and Personal/Social goals are met by the offered services:  
    Academic Goals

    Small Group

    Classroom Counseling

    Individual Counseling

    Parent Workshops for College Prep

    College Prep Speakers

    Commitment to Graduate Ceremony

    Reality Fair

    Parent-Teacher-Student-Counselor Academic Meetings


    Career Goals

    Classroom Counseling

    Freshman Seminar Class

    Individual Counseling


    Personal/Social Goals  

    Individual Counseling

    Classroom Counseling

    Small Group Counseling

    Behavior Plan Counseling

    Character Education

    Peer Leadership Club

    Services Offered 
       Individual Counseling
        Small Group Counseling
    Classroom Counseling
    Coffee Talks with Parents 
     Lead a  Peer Leadership Committee
         Academic and Career Counseling
    Character Education
    College and Career Education
     Parent and Student Speakers
     In reference to the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) National Model:  A Framework for School Counseling Programs
    Contact Info:
    Sumner Hill Jr. High School 
    400 West Northside Drive.
    Clinton, MS 39056
    Phone: 6019245510
    School E-mail: [email protected]
    Follow me on Twitter @shjhscounseling