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Professional School Counselor

 Saresa Garrett is enjoying her 25th year in education and her fifteenth year as a Professional School Counselor. She is a former graduate of Habersham Central High School.  She graduated from the University of North Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts in English Education and the University of West Alabama with a Master of Education in School Counseling. During her free time, Mrs. Garrett loves to practice her skills as an amateur photography and design photobooks. She also enjoys traveling with her family and baking cupcakes. She is married to her best friend, Ernie Garrett, and has two children. 

Contact: Saresa Garrett 706-778-6435 ext 105
     Mission Statement 

The Professional School Counselor Counseling Program Mission Statement



Our mission is to provide every student with a certified professional school counselor and to provide academic, career, personal, and social competencies, within a comprehensive and developmental counseling program, to promote quality learning and lifelong success.



Belief Statements



  • All students have dignity, worth, and the right to a safe and nurturing environment which supports and enhances student achievement and life long success.



  • All students will be provided with a school guidance and counseling program that will be consistent with expected developmental stages and differences in learning styles.


  • All students’ ethnic, cultural, racial differences and special needs are considered in planning and implementing the school-wide Guidance and Counseling program.