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.

Stay Connected with the Counselor's Office:

General Information
Below you will find documents, information, and links that pertain to all HHS students.
9th Grade Information

Welcome to high school 9th Graders! 

 Counselor "Check-in" link for Mrs. Goss

10th Grade Information

Welcome back 10th Graders! 

Counselor "Check-in" link for Mrs. Goss


11th Grade Information

Congratulations! You are now a Junior in High School.

12th Grade Information
Welcome back class of 2020!  Whatever this year looks like, make the most of it!

Documents

https://forms.gle/agcke5mC8K7YjhmAA Click Here for the Transcript Request Form

Senior Welcome

Links and Updates:

Best Trade Schools:

Interested in searching schools and information for Trade Schools. Try this wonderful new website-

Best-Trade-Schools.net

 

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

1-800-273-8255
Available 24 hours everyday or 1-800-273-TALK

Crisis Text Line-Text "TN" to 741 741

Suicide Prevention Lifeline for Hearing and Speech Impaired
1-800-799-4TTY (4889)

The National Hopeline Network
1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Region IV Mobile Crisis Team 
1-888-287-4443

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Mental Health Referral List:

https://content.schoolinsites.com/api/documents/121207c5ac64400a8b933bea2f4edc30.pdf

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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