School Guidance Counselor


My name is Shironda Brown, and I will be the six grade counselor for this school term. I am excited and thrilled to be working with your child. I am here to provide assistance and encourage students to aim for excellence! I look forward to assisting students through the process of setting personal, social academic, and career goals.I look forward to working closely with students in helping them with making the transition back to school. Students best wishes this year as I am all in to help you become life learners and productive citizens. Please do not hesitate to contact me at [email protected] or (706) 554-3532

Shironda Brown
7th Grade School Counselor
Burke County Middle School

What is available:
Individual Counseling
• Peer Relationships
• Stress
• Time Management Goal Setting
• Bullying
• Academic Family Planning
• Social Skills
• Organization
• Problem Solving Skills/ Conflict Resolution
• Career Exploration (YouScience)
• Character Education
• Attendance
Small Group Counseling and Lunch & Learn Sessions
• Social Skills
• Grief
• Friendship
• Positive Choices
• Changing Families/ Divorce
• Anger
• Organization
• Study Skills
  •   Teen Success
Classroom Guidance and School-Wide Program
• Bullying
• Career Exploration
• Learning Styles/Study Skills
• Self Awareness / Multicultural
• Character Development
  • PBIS (Positive Behavior) Helping all students with a passion and a purpose.
  • Virtual Classroom Guidance,Google Classroom, ClassDoJo

    Consult and Collaborate with parents, teachers, administrators, social workers and students


Resources Available Below

Counselors are also available to assist with mental health needs at 1-800-950-6264 ( NAMI)
GCAL (Georgia Crisis and Access Line) at 1-800-715-4225 available 24/7.
Crisis Text Line (741741) Crisis Counselors available 24/7.
Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Line at 1-866-399-8938
National Suicide Prevention Line at 1-800-273-8255 available 24/7.
1-855-GA ( Child) or (1-855-422-4453) Reporting concerns of suspected Child Abuse
Peer2Peer Warm Line at (1-888-945-1414) available 24 hours.
Crisis Apps
My GCAL app or contact 1-800-715-4225, this deal is with crisis and it’s anonymous and confidentiality.
Coping  Apps
White Noise
Calm Harm
I am- Positive Affirmation 
Calm Harm
Stop, Breathe, Think
Virtual Hope Box
Breathing Zone
Academic Apps
My Homework Student Planner
The Homework app
My Study Life Planner
Bullying Resource 
Pacer Teens against Bullying
Nobully. Org
Social Emotional Learning covid 19 support