Counselor's Corner

Mrs. Garrison, Mrs. Wood, and Mrs. Goss

HHS Counselors

Guidance Office Staff

Mission Statement:

The HHS Counseling department provides a comprehensive, developmental, data-driven counseling program that encourages students to become life-long learners, problem solvers, and productive citizens. We will collaborate with community members, parents, and staff to promote our program which focuses on academic, college and career readiness, and personal/social development in every student. HHS school counselors stive to empower all students to reach their highest potential by fostering a positive, supportive, and culturally sensitive program while ensuring a safe, healthy, and nurturing environment. HHS school counselors will adhere to the ASCA Ethical Standards in order to maintain integrity and leadership.

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General Information

Below you will find documents, information, and links that pertain to all HHS students.

9th Grade Information (Class of 2026)

Instagram:

@hhstigers2026

@hhsstudentambassadors

 

Please join the class Remind by last name:

Text to 81010

Last Names A-J-@HHS20261

Last Names K-R-@HHS20262

Last Names S-Z-@HHS20263

10th Grade Information (Class of 2025)

9th Grade Class Remind

Students with the Last Names of A-I: @2025a-i to 81010

Students with the Last Names of J-Q: @2025j-q to 81010
Students with the Last Names of R-Z: @2025r-z to 81010

 

9th Grade Class Instagram:

@hhs.tigers.2025

 

11th Grade Information

Congratulations! You are now a Junior in High School.

12th Grade Information

Thank you for visiting our page.  The majority of the resources for seniors are on their Schoology account under the course called Colony- Counselor's Corner.  If you are a parent and would like access to this page please email deanna.wood@dcsms.org.  Below is the Senior Welcome letter and an all-in-one senior packet.  Mrs. Wood speaks to the Seniors in their English classes several times a semester and works with them on college and career exploration.  The all-in-one packet gives information on a variety of topics covered during throughout the year. 

Documents

Links and Updates:

DCS Department of Mental Health:

We are thankful for our Department of Mental Health through DCS. Please review their website for any Mental Health tips and links. There is also a full list of Counseling Resources and other information listed under Documents to the left.

https://desotocs.schoolinsites.com/mentalhealth

Follow them on Twitter:

https://content.schoolinsites.com/api/documents/37587faeb09546f78a09b1eca8ec097e.pdf

What do you do when your child expresses suicidal thoughts:

https://content.schoolinsites.com/api/documents/da61b2cd5ba54e70af0d8de06cab8ae5.pdf

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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

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Get2College Center

GET2COLLEGE CENTER IS STILL OPEN HELPING STUDENTS!!! FAFSA and HELP Grant deadlines are still set.

Take advantage of Free services from Get2College!

Twitter: @NMSGet2College

*FAFSA *Resume Writing *ACT Preparation * Career Exploration *College planning *Interviewing skills *FAFSA/Scholarship * Summer Bootcamps

North Mississippi Center

5699 Getwell Rd Building H, Suite 3

Southaven, MS 38672

662-349-2789

http://get2college.org/north-ms-center/

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SAT Registration

SAT Registration

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Rise Up Mississippi- MS State Financial Website
Rise Up Mississippi

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5 Steps for Paying for College
Five Steps for Paying for College

Step 1: Complete the FAFSA

Step 2: Apply for Scholarships

Step 3: Estimate and compare your total college costs

Step 4: Determine if you need additional money for college

Step 5: Explore additional college financing options

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ACT Tips and Strategies
ACT Tips and Strategies

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College Planning Timeline
College Planning Timeline

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Quick glance of Tuition, Admission, and much more for Mississippi colleges
College Snapshots

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Career Interest Survey

Looking for a quick, free Career Interest Survey? 

Just hit-Get Started

Career Interest Survey

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Creating a Resume

Need help creating a resume? Check this out.

Creating a Resume

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College Application Checklist

*Use this great checklist for each college you apply for!*

College Application Checklist

 


 
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Senior Checklist

Seniors-Don't forget anything! This checklist will help!

Senior Checklist

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Your guide to completing the FAFSA
Your guide to completing the FA FSA

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College Campus Visit Checklist
College Campus Visit Checklist

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Campus Visit Tips
Campus Visit Tips

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How to choose the right college for you