LAJH Guidance News

July 2017

Stay connected with the LAJH Guidance Department!

Why use Remind?

Remind is a free text messaging app that helps school staff, students, and parents communicate quickly and efficiently. Receive important updates from the school counselors at LAJH by texting the code @lajhgn to 81010 to join "LAJH Guidance News". Or sign up online for an account by clicking Remind!

What does a school counselor do?

  • Facilitate small groups.
  • Work with ALL students to encourage a safe school climate of trust and respect.
  • Meet individually with students to do brief, solution-focused counseling.
  • Help students who are struggling to make positive behavior choices.
  • Provide education and information about students’ social-emotional needs.
  • Collaborate with parents/guardians, teachers, support staff, and administration.
  • Maintain confidentiality of students and their families unless there is a need to know or a safety concern.

Important Dates!

*Student Orientations:

Friday, 8/11/17

  • 7th Grade: 1:00-2:00pm

  • 8th Grade: 2:15-3:15pm

*Open House:

Tuesday, 8/22/17

  • 6:00-8:00pm

August Newsletter

*Success tips for students at the Junior High level!

*Helpful websites for students and parents!

*More info about your LAJH school counselors!