Overton Class of 2023

Winter 2021


I hope you all enjoyed your Winter Break and are getting back into the swing of things! Keep in mind Semester 1 (Q2) ends February 4th. Have missed work caught up before study guides are issued so you won't be overloaded and lose focus studying for exams. Remember Look Ahead and plan!! Finish Semester 1 STRONG!!!

Semester Exams

When: February 2nd - February 3rd

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Where: Online Event

  • Be on Time
  • Come Prepared
  • Do your Best
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Class Meeting RECAP

Need support services??? Seek your Counselor or School Social Worker

In a Crisis Situation??? Seek help from the Resources listed below

Mrs. April James, School Social Worker

Phone: 901-416-1370 or 901-300-6987

Mrs. Melanie McGuire, 10th Grade School Counselor

Phone: 901-402-4817

· Shelby County Schools Mental Health Center SEL Live Hotline:

Phone: 901-416-8484

· Shelby County Schools Mental Health Center Pre-recorded Support Messages

Phone: 901-416-2266

· Youth Villages Specialized Crisis Services: (available for students, 17 years and younger):


· National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:


· Lakeside Behavioral Health System,

2911 Brunswick Rd, Memphis, TN 38133

Phone: (901) 377-4733

· Crestwyn Behavioral Health Hospital

9485 Crestwyn Hills Dr., Memphis, TN 38125

Phone: (901) 457-5667

· Parkwood Behavioral Health System

8135 Goodman Road, Olive Branch, MS 38654

Phone: (800) 477-3422 or (662) 895-4900

· St. Francis Hospital, Mental and Behavioral Health

5959 Park Ave., Memphis, TN 38119

Phone: (901) 765-1400

· Local Police Department:


· Local Shelby County Sheriff’s Department:


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Grade Results

If you failed a course Q1 with a 60 or below, sign-in to Grade Results and complete assigned modules. Email me if you have questions or need your PowerSchool information.

Free ACT Official Online Test

Log in or set up an account in MyACT: https://my.act.org/ . Click on Tests & Prep in the upper left corner, and then ACT Free Online Tests.

    1. 1 full length practice test for each subject.
    2. Can choose whether to take the test timed or untimed. (I recommend untimed 1st try).
    3. Personalized resources for each wrong answer.
    4. Can retake the test.
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