Junior High Counseling
The Junior High Counseling program at Jackson Preparatory School was founded on the tenet that each individual has value, dignity, and worth and that guidance should be available to assist each student in realizing his or her full potential. Junior high counselors Reta Haire and Maret Watson are available to assist both students and parents with academic concerns and school-related issues.
Parents are encouraged to develop a rapport and freely communicate with their student’s teachers. Teachers may be reached by email or voice mail. Faculty school email addresses and voice mail numbers are listed in the Jackson Prep school directory. Should parents wish to schedule a conference with their student’s teachers, they are encouraged to contact their student’s counselor.
Mrs. Haire and Mrs. Watson’s offices are located in the Junior High Office. Both counselors are available from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
9th Grade Counselor
Phone: 939-8613, ext. 239
7th & 8th Grade Counselor
Phone: 601-939-8613, ext. 257
Senior High Counseling
The Senior High Counseling Program at Jackson Preparatory School was founded on the tenet that each individual has value, dignity, and worth and that guidance services should be available to assist each student in realizing his or her full potential. Senior high counselors serve as a liaison between students, parents, faculty and the administration and are trained to listen and assist students in exploring options, finding solutions, and helping them make decisions regarding academic and personal issues. They also assist the College Counseling Department.
Senior High Counseling Office can assist families with the following:
- All academic issues
- Student Spring course selections
- Honors and AP applications
- Schedule conflicts and schedule changes
- Student transcripts
The hours of the counseling office are 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. This office is staffed by the following persons.
Lee Ozier, Counselor to high school boys
601-932-8106 ext. 276
Becky Walker, Counselor to high school girls
601-932-8106 ext. 287
Sr. High Counseling Office
601-932-8106 ext. 222