University School of Jackson

Debbie Anton

Debbie Anton

Upper/Middle School Guidance Counselor, AP Psychology

731-664-0812 ext. 145

731-664-5046

[email protected]

Where do you call home?
Originally from Tullahoma TN, have called Medina my home for 20 years.

How long have you been in social work?
Almost 40 years

What is your favorite part about your job?
My career is intensely fulfilling. Being able to help make someone's life a little better, teach them something they don't know, and contribute to their happiness, is what its all about for me.

What is your favorite thing about USJ?
My favorite thing about USJ is that we are all focused on the same things. We embrace the mission, love what we do, and are in it for the students. The kids keep the energy going!

What is a fun fact about yourself?
"Farm livin' is the life for me."

NEWS

Headnotes: Pandemic Leadership

12/01/2020

  November 2, 2020   Greetings USJ Families,   Did I mention that I love baseball? As a student and teacher of American history, I appreciate it as a quintessentially American invention and activity. I really appreciate this Gerald Early quote:   "There are only three things that America will be remembered...

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Randy Olswing Named Chief Financial Officer

11/20/2020

The University School of Jackson announces the recent appointment of Randy Olswing to the senior leadership position of Chief Financial Officer. For the past twenty years, Mr. Olswing served as Assistant Head for Operations/Chief Financial Officer at Hutchison School, a private independent school located in Memphis, Tennessee. Before his...

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Headnotes: Fundamentals

11/02/2020

  November 2, 2020   Greetings USJ Families,   Did I mention that I love baseball? As a student and teacher of American history, I appreciate it as a quintessentially American invention and activity. I really appreciate this Gerald Early quote:   "There are only three things that America will be remembered...

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Headnotes: The Bruin Walk

10/01/2020

   The Bruin Walk   For those who proudly wear the Red and Columbia Blue, this path isn’t just special but treasured. It stands as a symbol of accomplishment. Emblematic of success. This leads to an important, if not existential question: Just how is this success defined? ...

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