• Welcome to James S Rickards Middle School

    School Counseling Department (Guidance)

    School Counselors promote and enhance achievement with an annual comprehensive school counseling plan that ensures that every student receives school counseling services. As Credentialed School Counselors we provide comprehensive counseling programs that incorporate prevention and intervention with continuous academic, career, and personal/development activities that will prepare them for meaningful participation in a diverse, changing world.


    Ms. Marcia Branford, 6th Grade School Counselor.

    Email: marcia.branford@browardschools.com


    Ms. Marjorie Alexis, Guidance Director, 7th Grade School Counselor.

    Email: marjorie.alexis@browardschools.com


    Mrs. Tirza Clarke, 8th Grade School Counselor.

    Email: tirza.clarke@browardschools.com