• June 21 update: School is out! Counselors will return the last week of August.

    Please consult our home page for summer main office hours. 

    JHS Counseling Team 20-21

    A combined total of 126 years of experience!!



     New Student Orientation Video 2020-21 

    (Please note this video was produced PreCovid and may have schedule or other information that is not for the Remote or Hybrid learning 20-21 School year) 

    When the Counseling office opens in mid-August please contact us then for counselor appointment or questions. 

    To contact your counselor when school is in session: Click on your counselor's name below to access their email to make an appointment or call 425-385-7010

    or email Gina Strom, Counseling Secretary  

     Questions about Next Year Schedules – Student schedules are not finalized until August and will be released to students shortly before the 2021-2022 school year begins. Schedules are developed based on student requests which were entered this spring. The process for schedule corrections will be publicized in late August.

    Summer 2021: Need assistance completing your Running Start Enrollment Verification Form (RSEVF) for Fall Quarter?

    Please visit Jackson's Running Start webpage with information about our process.

    Please send questions & forms to Mr. Gerig. You can also book a Zoom meeting (held each Wednesday) with Mr. Gerig to complete Running Start enrollment.

    Book a Running Start meeting with Mr. Gerig

    Please make sure you have completed Steps #1-4 (including Running Start Agreement form), have your College ID#, and English/Math placement information ready before meeting/emailing RSEVF for signature.


Meet our team

  • JHS Counseling Department Mission

    The mission of the Henry M. Jackson High School Counseling Department is to provide a comprehensive and developmental guidance program encompassing personal, social, academic, and career goals for all students to become self-assured and productive members of society in accordance with the American School Counseling Association National Model as adopted by the Everett School District.

    JHS Counseling Department Vision

    The vision of the Henry M. Jackson High School Counseling Department is to empower all students with the knowledge, skills, and resources to develop and be accountable for their own graduation and post high school plans in order to enhance success in their personal and professional lives.

    JHS Counseling Department Goals 

    1. Graduation Plan and credit accountability by every student
    2. Data driven academic planning to support each student’s post-high school plan
    3. Provide options and support for all students to obtain academic success
    4. Students will understand a variety of post-high school options as related to personal goals
    5. Career inventory and exploration
    6. Social and emotional readiness for the adult world
    7. Collaborate with parents/guardians to positively guide students as they enter adulthood.