The mission of the MSMS School Counseling Program is to enhance the future of Mississippi within our global society by fostering the academic, 个人/社会, and career development of gifted and talented students. Our focus is to prepare students within a residential environment with the skills, 知识, and awareness needed for life-long success by providing a comprehensive developmental school counseling program that also serves as a model for impacting students across the state of Mississippi through leadership and outreach.
We are proud to offer a comprehensive academic counseling program, 由两名全职领导, licensed professional school counselors—Dr. 希斯·史蒂文斯女士. Shelle贝茨. The MSMS School Counseling Program focuses on preparing students within a residential environment with the skills, 知识, and awareness needed for life-long learning and success. To enhance student success at MSMS and beyond, Dr. 史蒂文斯和女士. 贝茨提供 完整的 counseling program that focuses on academic development, 大学和职业准备, 和个人/社会增长. 而博士. 史蒂文斯和女士. Bates offer the types of programs and support you would see in a traditional K-12 environment such as 学术技能的支持, 组织, 研究, 以及帮助考试, 大学和奖学金准备工作, 和职业意识, 探索, 和规划, they also deliver equally robust 产品 in the areas of personal and social growth. These services and areas of expertise include multicultural and diversity awareness, 沟通, 解决问题, 决策, 以及冲突解决培训, 和领导力发展. They also conduct a variety of individual counseling sessions based on the specific needs of each student. 此外,博士. 史蒂文斯和女士. 贝茨每人写的都超过100 个性化的 letters of recommendation for seniors 整个秋季招生周期.
心理辅导 办公室 包括一个学院角, which features a variety of test preparation guidebooks to assist students in 研究ing for the ACT, 坐, 坐科目范围测试, 和各种AP考试. Students are also able to check out a variety of test preparation materials to use outside of the classroom. 此外,学生 能够 schedule individual meetings with our professional counseling staff to discuss 研究 habits, 学术技能的支持, test anxiety, or any other concern they may have.
All transcript requests must be approved by the MSMS Registrar Kellie King ( 或电邮至 email@example.com.) To request an official transcript, current students need to 完整的 这 form; alumni need to 完整的 这 form. 请注意女士. King needs at least two weeks to process transcript requests. Be mindful of 这 timeline when requesting transcripts as part of your college application process. 请注意这是5美元.00 fee associated with graduate transcript requests. These forms require a signature of authorization.
Transcripts contain confidential information and are released only in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA). 此外,学生 with outstanding financial obligations or other outstanding holds that prevent the release of their academic record, must clear those holds prior to obtaining their official academic record.
心理辅导 办公室 at the Mississippi School for 数学 and Science diligently seeks out opportunities for current students to participate in summer enrichment opportunities between their junior and senior years at MSMS. While the specific programs our students participate in change from year to year, some popular options include Harvard Summer 项目 for High School Students, 农村医学365bet体育开户计划, 耶鲁全球青年365bet体育开户计划, and Cornell University CATALYST Academy.
In addition to traditional summer programs, the MSMS Counseling 办公室 sources summer research opportunities for interested students. Through partnerships with the University of Mississippi, 南密西西比大学, 三角洲州立大学, 密西西比州立大学, our professional school counselors assist students in securing a research placement based on their academic interests such as biomedicine, 化学, 物理, 或数学. 此外,学生 are encouraged to showcase their research at the National Consortium for Secondary STEM Schools (NCSSS) Summer 研究 Symposium and at MSMS’s Spring 研究 Symposium to spread awareness about these incredible learning opportunities.
心理辅导 办公室 is located in the Hooper Academic Building and is open from 7:30 AM until 5 PM and by appointment.
大学规划 & 奖学金援助
心理辅导 办公室 is available to assist students with financial aid and scholarship counseling. One of the primary goals of the Counseling 办公室 is to ensure that students are informed about college admissions processes, 奖学金的机会, 还有暑期项目. 心理辅导 办公室 is an incredible resource to students as they navigate the college application and scholarship process.
随着心理咨询 办公室 就意识到 特定的奖学金 产品, they alert eligible students and include the announcement in The Whiteboard, 男男同性恋者的学校通讯. 另外, our professional counseling staff is available to assist students on an individual basis and serve as an intermediary, connecting prospective students with admissions offices at the schools they are targeting.
类似的, the Counseling 办公室 offers a variety of resources related to career awareness, 探索, 和规划 designed to assist students in select an area of 研究 for post-secondary school.
As students are planning for their future, below are a few helpful resources to inform financial and scholarship decisions: