Course Selection Window Open for 23-24 School Year

Dear Parents/Guardians:

The JRMS Counseling Department will be visiting science classes between January 17-25 to assist students with course selection for the 2023-2024 school year. Below you will find the Course Information Forms for our rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students as well as resources about the course selection process. Students will receive a printed copy of course requests at the beginning of March for your review.

Course Information Sheets

Rising 7th Course Information

Rising 8th Course Information

Rising 9th Course Information (Varina HS)

Rising 9th Course Information (Highland Springs HS)

The course registration portal will close on January 27th at 10pm. You will not be able to make changes on your own after the portal closes and will need assistance from a counselor. Please reach out to your child’s school counselor if you have any questions.


  • The Scheduling Process: information about course recommendations, academic pathways, and deadlines
  • Course Selection Directions: the start to finish process of how to select your students courses for the upcoming year
  • HCPS Planning Guide: this guide is a great resource to read course descriptions and learn more about diploma requirements

Curriculum Night:

Thank you to those who attended curriculum night. Below are the presentations for your review.

Rising 7th Grade Presentation (current 6th graders)

Rising 8th Grade Presentation (current 7th graders)

Specialty Centers:

Application status will be released on January


Thank you for your continued support,

The JRMS Counseling Department


Iesha Lee, Last Names A-Da,

Taylor Clemmons, Last Names De-Joh,

Melissa Otley, Last Names Joi-Ra,

Samantha Hoover, Last Names Re-Z,