DaShanda Gary » Miss. Gary's School Counseling Page

Miss. Gary's School Counseling Page


Hello! I am DaShanda Gary and I would like to introduce myself to you as the School Counselor at McDuffie Achievement Center. I am entering my 3rd year in McDuffie County School District and I am thrilled to be your school counselor! I look forwardf to working with you and your child this year, and I will make every effort to see that your child receives as much personal assistance as possible.

Master's degree, School Counseling-  Liberty University 2019
Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration- Brenau University 2005
School Counseling Program

The program at McDuffie Achievement Center is based on the American School Counseling Association Model and our district standards. It includes a variety of services for ALL students and is designed to assist with interests and issues related to the stages of student growth in the areas of academic, career, personal, emotional, and social development. 

If you have an immediate need for help with depression, suicidal thoughts, or other serious mental health issues, please contact:
  • The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255
  • University Hospital- McDuffie

      2460 Washington Road, NE
      Thomson, GA 30824

       (706) 595-1411     


  • Serenity Behavioral Health Systems

      306 Green way Street

      Thomson, Georgia 30824


      (706) 595-2739