Jonesboro High School Counseling Department
The mission of the Clayton County Public Schools Comprehensive School Counseling Program is to provide the assistance and support needed to aid all students in becoming successful and productive citizens in a globally competitive society.
The strategic goals of the Clayton County Public School Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling Program include:
Alignment of the program with the American School Counselor Association National Standards and the Georgia Quality Core Curriculum Standards for Guidance and Counseling
Assist in reducing the student dropout, failure and school absenteeism rates
Assist students in understanding and respecting themselves and others, behaving responsibly in school and in the community
Assist students in making wise choices, managing change successfully, and in communicating effectively to solve problems
Assist students in career planning and preparation by identifying the resources needed for academic preparation and post-secondary options
Student Service Staff
Dr. Camela Johnson, Lead Counselor
Mr. Roderick Hardy, School Counselor
Dr. Khadija Mathis, School Counselor
Ms. Talathia Robinson, School Counselor
Mrs. Veronica Miller, Registrar
Ms. Ronkeisheal Meeks, Parent Liaison
Ms. Jemila Pujadas, School Psychologist
Ms. Michelle Santana, School Social Worker
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This scholarship is paid in two $5,000 installments (one per semester of freshman year). Students nominated for our scholarship must complete an application and attach other documentation we request. The completed packages must be postmarked no later than Saturday, April 14, 2018 to be eligible for the scholarship.
Please see Ms. Robinson in the Counselors office for applications.
2018 Scholarship Opportunities for Residents of Georgia’s 13th Congressional District
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Education Scholarship
The CBC Spouses Educational Scholarship is a national program that awards scholarships to academically talented and highly motivated students who intend to pursue full-time undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degrees. Established in 1988, the fund has experienced substantial growth and is operated through the district offices of the members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC). Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Scholarship applications and requirements are available online at www.cbcfinc.org/cbcf-scholarships.html.
ALL completed applications and materials must be submitted by May 18, 2018.
New Clayton County Scholarship
Next Step Education Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting students with college acceptance. You may be familiar with our workshops and Annual College, Career & Services Fair. This year, we are proud to announce that we will fund one (1) scholarship totaling $1,000 for a Clayton County senior student who will attend an institution of higher learning in fall 2018.
Interested students should complete and return the Next Step Education Scholarship application by the March 30, 2018 deadline. Requirements and directions can be found on the flyer below, or by clicking the scholarship application link. Should you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact us directly at email@example.com.
SAT and ACT vouchers are now in, see a counselor for more details.
Mitchell & Crunk Adoption Scholarship.
This scholarship is now available to any high school senior nationwide.
May 31, 2018
Georgia Tech Enterprise & Innovation Institute,
the CEO Of My Life (CML) Youth IncYOUbator is a transformative experience for students to build confidence and be successful in the fluid economy. It’s time students design their own futures and prepare for the innovation economy.
Applications are now open. This is a high demand experience with limited spots available.
MTSU Department of Biology
Freshman Scholarship Application
APPLICATION DEADLINE MARCH 31
Requirements: Open to outstanding incoming freshman students majoring in Biology who have a demonstrated interest in the life sciences with career goals in the biological sciences. In order to receive an award, a student must have a minimum composite ACT score of 25 and a minimum high school GPA of 3.5.
Awards winners will be determined based on ACT scores, GPA, and the student's responses on the application form.
Email your completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org with "freshman scholarship" in the subject line.
Register for the Largest National Online College Admissions Fair of the YearMarch 13th, 2018
The new modern and much more efficient fair is now online. On March 13th, join other high schools from around the country in attending The Big Virtual - National Online College Admissions Fair.
Freshman Preview Day at Clayton State University will be held on Saturday, March 24th - http://www.clayton.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/visit/freshmen-preview-day.
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