Welcome to the Mesquite Junior High Counseling Department!
The Mesquite Junior High Counseling Department's mission is to provide a comprehensive school counseling program that addresses the academic, career and personal development of each student. We are professional school advocates who promote achievement, equity and access for all students. Our goal is to ensure that all students are challenged and supported towards achieving success as they develop intellectually, creatively, socially and emotionally.
For any questions or concerns, please contact your grade level counselor.
Looking to register your child for the 2020-2021 school year? Please read the Registration Newsletter below to find out important dates and deadlines!
7th Grade Registration
Desert Ridge Junior High Counseling Department
MJH Honors Information
MJHS offers honors courses in the following areas: English, Math, Science and Social Studies ( SS-8th grade only).
Honors placement is based on eligibility and space availability.
Students are eligible for honors placement if they:
1. Score in the 97% or above on approved test (ex. CogAT)
2. Score "Highly Proficient" on AzMERIT, have earned A's or B's for the last 4 semesters in that subject area, AND have a teacher recommendation in the subject area they are seeking placement