• The Atlanta Public Schools 2020-2021 academic year will begin on Monday, August 24 and will be completely virtual for at least the first 9 weeks.  More information can be found HERE.

    During the closure, the Maynard Jackson High School Counseling Team will continue to provide academic, social/emotional, and career/post-secondary support to students.  If you would like to speak with your counselor, please send an email to schedule an appointment via phone or convey a request for assistance.  CONTACT US HERE.  

    For students in GAVS credit recovery, please contact your counselor if you need a class added.  If you need an assignment or test reset, please contact Ms. Edmonds, Jackson High School Graduation Coach, at the following email address: ajedmonds@atlanta.k12.ga.us


    For access to important communications and materials from the Counseling Department, please join our Counseling Google Classroom code: vbsz3j.  Join our REMIND classes: 

    • Class of 2021: text @mjhs21 to 81010
    • Class of 2022: text @mjhs22 to 81010
    • Class of 2023: text @mjhs23 to 81010
    • Class of 2024: text @mjhs24 to 81010


    The Georgia Crisis and Access Line is a free service available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to help you or someone you care for in a crisis.  Call 1-800-715-4225 or text CONNECT to 741741 from anywhere in the USA, anytime, about any type of crisis.  A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and lets you know that they are there to listen.   

    In case of an emergency, call 911. When calling give your name, describe the condition clearly and accurately. Please do not hang up, let the person you are talking to end the conversation; other information may be needed.