JMS Student Support

(Counseling & Other Student Supports)


This site is for Jackson Middle School students and families. We are your Student Support Team made up of your School Counselors, School Climate Specialist, School Psychologist, School-Based Therapist, and SUN School Site Manager.

Please explore, and be in touch! We love hearing from you!

This site is updated regularly by your school counselors! Please reach out with any ideas you have for making this website a helpful resource for you! You can watch a virtual tour of this website by playing the recording below our Announcements on this page!


BENSON HS Enrollment and Transfer Information

  1. Applying: Application window for Benson Tech will be open from Monday, November 29 - Friday, Dec. 17th. Similar to last year, students only need to fill out the district application.There is NO BENSON application.

  2. Eighth Grade Family Nights: There will be two virtual family nights (there will be no in person events). The Benson 8th Grade Family night will be in English and Spanish.

    1. District 8th Grade Family Night: Monday, November 29th (time TBA): More information/ link will be on the PPS Enrollment & Transfer Website

    2. Benson 8th Grade Family Night: Wednesday, December 1st at 6:30 pm. Here is the link

  3. Benson Tech Website: Updates and the application will be on our website. However, please remember that the link to the application will not be posted until Nov. 29th.

Enrollment and Transfer Cycle Nov. 29 - Dec. 17

A complete list of events during the cycle will be posted on the PPS Explore Your Options webpage. Middle and high school transfer and dual assignment results will be announced in mid-January and uploaded to Synergy by February 1. Questions: contact Judy Brennan, Director of Enrollment & Transfer, or your placement specialist if you have any questions or suggestions.

Neighborhood Meal Delivery Boxes

Simply fill out this form to request a meal delivery box through the Neighborhood House food pantry:


Download this district app to receive critical information around COVID-19 resources, Safe Oregon Tip line, Youth Line for suicidal ideation and mental health crisis, and many additional resources for youth and their families!

Virtual Website Tour!

Watch as Ms. G walks you through navigating the Student Support Team website!

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Check out our school's instagram page for important announcements and information--plus some fun things too!