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  Angel Anglada (505) 897-0101 ex: 40809 6th Grade & 7th Grade N - Z Counselor
  Sheila Barbour (505) 897-0101 ex: 40810 8th Grade & 7th Grade A -M Counselor
Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:05 am to  3:05 pm

Mission Statement

We will help students achieve both academically and socially. We hope that all students at JMMS can realize their full academic and personal potential to become productive, contributing members of the community. We feel it is important for our students to never accept failure and to be confident as they move on to high school.

Extra Help Documents


Guidance and Counseling services are provided by licensed mental health professionals. Students, parents, teachers, and staff may consult with the counselor on a confidential basis. If a student is not feeling happy or successful at school, the counselor may be of help.

Meet with your counselor to discuss any of the following:

  • Friendships & Relationships
  • Family changes
  • Bullying
  • Grief issues
  • Mistreatment
  • Mediation
  • Safety concerns (for yourself or others)
  • Need for clothes or schooling supplies

Our guidance curriculum includes the following:

  • Academic skills support and teaching strategies for success
  • Career awareness, exploration and goal setting (through advisory)
  • Bully prevention "Don't Be a Bystander"
  • Suicide prevention
  • Sexual Harassment education
  • Next Step Planning
  • Student Lead conferences
  • Advisory Lesson education and preparation

We are also available for responsive services including:

  • Conflict resolution (mediations)
  • Facilitate Parent/Teacher conferences
  • Individual and small group counseling
  • Crisis intervention
  • Peer facilitation
  • Consultation and collaboration with teachers, parents, students, and administration
  • Community Outreach (Title 1 Homeless, clothing bank, and school supplies (donations)
Suicide Prevention

Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

In Spanish: 1-888-628-9454

Deaf & Hard of Hearing: 

Important Crisis and Counseling Phone Numbers 

NM Crisis & Access Line: 

​Peer to Peer Warm line: 

Agora Crisis Center 
505-277-3013 or 

​Crisis Text Line​ 
Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained crisis counselor

Trevor Lifeline: 1-866-488-7386

Student & Family Guides