School Counselor: Mrs. Jackson

Meet Your School Counselor!

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It is going to be an exciting year at Charleston Progressive Academy! My name is Jessica Jackson and I am your 2017-2018 school counselor. I earned my Bachelor’s Degree from Texas A&M University @Commerce and I graduated from Prairie View A&M with a Master’s Degree in Counseling.   I have 12 years of experience in the education field.  I was a classroom teacher for 8 ½ years before I became a school counselor.     

As a School Counselor, I perform the following roles in order to promote positive development in academic, career, and personal/social domains:

  • Individual counseling
  • Small group counseling
  • Classroom guidance (i.e. Large group counseling)
  • Attend and participate in academic intervention meetings
  • Organize and administer building testing
  • Observe students in various school environments
  • Consult and collaborate with parents, teachers, administrators, social workers, and students
  • Respond to school crises or emergency situations
  • Provide information and resources to parents on a variety of issues

We excited to be a part of the CPA Family! Feel free to contact me if you have questions or concerns at 843-727-2361 or jessica_jackson@charleston.k12.sc.us.  Please leave a detailed message with your name, contact information, and your child's name and grade.  

Contact Information

Email: jessica_jackson@charleston.k12.sc.us

Phone: (843)-720-2967 (extension 72361)

Office Hours: 7:45am- 2:45pm By Appointment

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