Mrs.Holladay

DHS Career Counselor

Career Resources Include:

  1. Not sure what you want to do or need more info.? Research a various careers

  2. Career classes in high school at DHS & ATC

  3. Finding a job while in high school

  4. Preparing for a job (Resume, Interviews & more!)

  5. ASVAB Career Exploration & to Register for ASVAB Click here!

  6. DHS Works Program (11th and 12th only)

  7. Teach Denton!

Mrs. J. Holladay, MA, MS, LPC

Request to see me, click here.

Office phone: 940-369-2020

Email: Jholladay@dentonisd.org

What is a Career Counselor? I assist students in helping you become informed, plan for your future career and set long term goals. This could be for college, career, and/or military, career research/assessment(s), or simply to know more about the CTE classes offered at DHS and beyond.

Connected Learners? Click here to schedule a zoom meeting.


Degrees and Certifications:Western Michigan UniversityBachelor of Science & Education, Art Minor
University of PhoenixMasters of Education: Curriculum of Instruction
Texas Woman's UniversityMasters of CounselingSchool Counseling License

Diversity.org Career Skills & Opportunities

Coming up with Diversity.org, March 25th JP Morgan & Chase here in Dallas. Let's network virtually!

10 AM - 11 AM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87315118550?pwd=UzdZZjhPQXJDMml2NXZ5Ti8zcDgydz09

Passcode: 421127


11 AM - 12 PM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88419312566?pwd=bklBK1lNUGJvMDFqNWxPKzlEV0ZYUT09

Passcode: 450783


1 PM - 2 PM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82777621846?pwd=QjgyMlM5VjZ6WkMwYjJjOGszcUJJUT09

Passcode: 133390


2 PM - 3 PM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82237392741?pwd=RWgzaXphWjQrOTYzNThuRVhwU3FDZz09

Passcode: 985403

As you’re aware, we recently had a virtual assembly with The Diversity Org — a nonprofit that teaches students about how to obtain corporate and high-income careers. They partner with multi-billion dollar companies such as Warner Media (HBO, CNN, Cartoon Network), Chase Bank, Colgate, Michael Kors, Versace, Blackstone, Ernst & Young, BET, The Bill Gates Foundation, and more.

In order to get the opportunity to build connections with these multi-billion dollar companies and get internship opportunities, you will need to attend a Virtual Workshop on Thursday, March 18th.

INSTRUCTIONS TO ATTEND:

11 AM - 12 PM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86427690417?pwd=bzVURXRWbEVXWU1ybndLcVI5M3I4Zz09

Passcode: 123894


1 PM - 2 PM

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86427690417?pwd=bzVURXRWbEVXWU1ybndLcVI5M3I4Zz09

Passcode: 123894

Link to be a "global Doer" with Diversity.org for all kinds of career benefits.

Jan. 27th from 6-8pm. Learn more about the Global Doer Program & career networking skills. . .

ZOOM LINK:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81334511714?pwd=RDZDQnhsOFo2THYwb3doUGJ5WXlIdz09


Passcode --> 771282


Jan. 21, 2021

Good Afternoon Denton HS Students!

I hope you were able to come to the Diversity.org virtual assembly during 5th block today. If you missed it, but would still like to attend the Career Panel with JP Morgan & Chase tomorrow, there will be 4 time slots to log in. You can choose to attend one, or none. Remember, these will all be opportunities for you to GROW & be successful through the year. JP Morgan & Chase is a large employer that hires in all kinds of careers- banking, finance, marketing, human resources, etc.

Here's the steps for tomorrow:

1. Fill out their brief online survey, here's the link.

2. Prepare for tomorrow. Turn cameras on once logged in, dress nice, have good wifi, bring 2 questions to ask the career panel (JP Morgan & Chase).

3. Pick a time slot to log in virtually. You have 9-10am, 10-11am, 1-2pm, or 2-3pm.

4. Log in during that time slot. Here are the zoom links....

ZOOM LINK 1: (if this one is full, try zoom link #2)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89910965600?pwd=Yk5jU2ZyU3ByWFdkZHQyMHFNOUM5Zz09

Passcode: 194323

ZOOM LINK 2:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87242828782?pwd=SnNETWF3V1RQOEtXcWN0dkJ2ekh2UT09

Passcode: 725847

5. You can also follow them on Instagram @diversityorg to learn about upcoming opportunities for the year. I'll also be posting them on my DHS Career Site.

Hope you all have a fantastic day!

Mrs. Holladay, DHS Career Counselor

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Email sent out Jan. 20, 2021. (see below for details)

As we are all aware, 2020 was an unforgettable year. With all of the social unrest that has been going on, we are pleased to inform you that Denton HS has committed to being a positive part of the solution. We are working with a nonprofit called ‘The Diversity Org.’ They work with students about how to obtain corporate and high-income careers. They partner with multi-billion dollar companies such as Warner Media (HBO, CNN, Cartoon Network), JPMorgan Chase (Chase Bank), Colgate, Michael Kors, Blackstone, Ernst & Young, BET, The Bill Gates Foundation, and more. We will be having our first virtual event with them on Wednesday, January 20th at 3:20 PM! You will get the opportunity to build connections with multi-billion dollar companies and get internship opportunities. INSTRUCTIONS TO GET INVOLVED: Please follow the Zoom link to join the virtual event: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82912549842 This is YOUR OPPORTUNITY to connect with some of the biggest companies on the planet. We look forward to having you more involved and helping you be a part of the opportunity of a lifetime! For more information on The Diversity Org, please visit their website: http://www.thediversity.org/what-we-do- If you're a connected learner, you have 5th block dismiss, OR your teacher is participating during 5th block.. I look forward to seeing you.

Have a great finals week! Mrs. J. Holladay, DHS Career Counselor Counseling Suite #2


There are numerous events at DHS to help support your career planning!