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Lithonia Middle School

Dekalb County Schools


Counseling Department Vision Statement 
      Our vision is to be committed to the provision of a safe, nurturing, environment where the entire learning community addresses the unique developmental needs of adolescents and collaborates freely to ensure each student develops into a productive, reflective, caring, ethical, and contributing member of society.  

Counseling Department Mission
      It is our mission to provide a proactive comprehensive and developmentally appropriate program to address students' academic, social, emotional, and career goals in addition to supporting their personal and social needs.  This is accomplished through a partnership with parents/guardians, staff, and community members to enable all students to become successful, productive, contributing citizens and lifelong learners in a diverse and changing world.  
LMS School Therapist

    School-Based Mental Health Counseling is offered through APEX Mental Health Program. APEX provides a comprehensive program for children and adolescents dealing with a variety of mental health challenges.  If you would like to make a referral for APEX counseling, contact your child's grade-level counselor.  For more information about the APEX Program, Please click the links below to download the flyers in English and Spanish.  

Counseling Department Staff 

Head Counselor

Dr. Glennis Jackson

Phone: 678-875-0739

8th Grade Counselor 
Mrs. Brooklynn Gresham-Jones 


 7th Grade Counselor

Ms. Fallon Lewis

[email protected] 


6th Grade Counselor   

Mr. Reginald Underdue