Merrol Hyde Magnet School

Welcome to the MHMS Counseling Center!

We are glad you're here. The Paideia philosophy of educating the whole child—mind, body, and spirit—is one of the core values at MHMS.  Our counseling program seeks to support our students and their families through social and emotional health, academic guidance, and college and career planning.  Can't find what you're looking for?  Have a question?   We welcome you to set up an appointment with us to discuss your student's needs and goals.  We look forward to meeting you!


Maribel Gadams

High School & Middle School Counselor



Jenny Howard 

Elementary & Middle School Counselor 

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Social and Emotional Health

The MHMS Counselors guide students with social and emotional health through individual counseling, small groups, and classroom guidance, We can also provide referrals to families for community services.   

Academic Planning

The MHMS Counselors guide students through the academic process with course selection, graduation requirements, tutoring options, and enrichment and service opportunities.

College and Career Planning

The MHMS Counselors help navigate students through the career planning process by providing information on the college search, testing, financial aid and scholarships. 

Shared Vision

Merrol Hyde Magnet School is committed to excellence in K-12 education by utilizing the Paideia philosophy of educating the whole child - body, mind, and spirit - while encouraging and nurturing a life long love of learning.

Merrol Hyde Magnet is an academic magnet school with an emphasis in foreign language.  Rigor and challenge at an accelerated pace are expected and embedded in our curriculum.