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Counseling Center

South Hills Middle School Counseling Department

South Hills Middle School Counseling Center is dedicated to meet the needs of each student by offering services outlined by the Utah Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Program. These services enable students to achieve school success, learn how to respect self and others, develop decision-making skills and inspire students to become career and college ready.


Counseling Center Staff

College and Career Readiness Resources

ACT Test Prep Free Online ACT Practice Tests from Counselor Connection
ACT Test Prep  Free Online ACT Practice Tests from  Jordan Comprehensive School Counseling  Program
AP Credit Policy Search Parent Tool Kit - College and Career Readiness
Benefits of Completing College Regent's ScholarshipStep Up Utah
College and Career Ready Plan (PCCR)  Shmoop's ACT and PLAN Test Prep
Concurrent Enrollment (SLCC) Utah System of Higher Education

Counseling Resources

Counseling Center Staff  Registration & Course Descriptions
BYU Independent Study An online option for students who need to make up deficient credit or work ahead on credits Riverton High School
GPA Calculator  Riverton High Registration 2019-20
Graduation Requirements Skyward Family Access Allows you to check your student’s grades and attendance plus contact teachers via e-mail.
Homework Help
JATC (Jordan Academy
for Technology and Careers) An option for students to earn high school and
college credit through Salt Lake Community College in the area of Career and Technical
Utah Futures Students receive a username and password from either their teacher or counselor during the school year. Your school counselor will be using this program to conduct
your SEOP’s both individually and collectively. If you have any further questions please contact your counselor.
Math Helps Utah State Core Curriculum Assessment This website contains information about some of the tests students take in middle school and high school.
Mountain Ridge High School
NCAA Clearinghouse Information on eligibility requirements to play Division I, NCAA sports. Utah Students Connect  ​Jordan School District and six other school districts have combined efforts to form a consortium called Utah Students Connect. The consortium will allow students in our district to enroll in online courses for original credit (not recovery or make-up credit).

Honors Programs

Science: Biology vs Earth Systems
World Language LA Honors

Additional Resources

ASCA (American School Counseling Association) ​national web page with helpful tips for
parents and students
CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program)​ a state health insurance program for children.  NetSmartz
Division of Youth Services​ (385) 468-4500​ (Helps families in crisis, open 24-hours a day 7 days a week) Safe Utah
Immunizations Utah Schools UPP (Utah’s Premium Partnership for Health Insurance)​ information on who qualifies for
UPP and how to enroll if you qualify.
Jordan Family Center ​ Classes offered for parents and students on: parenting, ADHD, study skills, grief, dealing with adolescence, etc. Schedules are available online or in the counseling center. Refer to the district web site for further information. 801-565-7442.  USCA (Utah School Counseling Association) Information specific for the State of Utah.