JC Success Stories – new video

The Jackson County School System has introduced a new weekly feature: JC Success Stories! Students, staff, and alumni of the Jackson County School System are living out the JCSS motto — “Student Success through Leadership, Character, and Performance” — and short videos will celebrate the successes they have when they take the lessons learned in […]

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COVID-19 – April 2 – Message from Dr. Howard

UPDATED April 2, 2020 From our superintendent, Dr. April Howard … Dear Jackson County Families,  Yesterday, Governor Brian Kemp announced an executive order mandating all schools to remain closed for in-person instruction for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.  We understand this announcement brings many feelings of uncertainty and disappointment. Please know that we, […]

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Resources during the COVID-19 closure

Links that may help you navigate the “new normal” … Reach out to your child’s teacher to report problems with instruction, devices, or connectivity – use our staff directory if you need an email address Contact information for nurses, clinic aides, and social workers District-level updates and information (short link: bit.ly/JCSS_COVID-19) School-level websites and social […]

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Nutrition support available

UPDATE MARCH 25 Student meal pickups are now taking place on Monday and Thursday mornings at 10 locations across the county. The meals are available to ANY and ALL children 18 and younger — even little ones not yet enrolled in school. Children must be onsite to pick up meals; no adult meals are available. […]

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HOW TO USE THIS WEBSITE

Welcome to the website for the Jackson County School System and the associated websites for our six elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools. We know this is a big change from our previous efforts, so here are some things to watch for and a roadmap of sorts: Clicking on text in gold […]

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Bids sought for EJMS renovation

Carroll Daniel Construction Company, construction manager for the renovation of East Jackson Middle School, is seeking lump sum bids for bid packages associated with the renovation of East Jackson Middle School. Click here for more information on this opportunity and details on doing business with the Jackson County School System.

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Alternate graduation dates announced

Alternative dates for graduation ceremonies have been announced, just in case we are not able to honor the members of the Class of 2020 as scheduled in May because of efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. East Jackson Comprehensive High School — if ceremonies can’t be held as scheduled Thursday, […]

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Internet access information

The Governor’s Office has created a website that lists publicly available Internet access by county and resources available by communication suppliers: https://broadband.georgia.gov/georgia-internet-access-covid-19-update Please check back often as additional sites and information will be added as they continue to be collected. District leaders are working to develop a plan to work with each school to address […]

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Online access for distance learning available

Struggling to connect with digital learning for your child? We’re here to help! District leaders are working to develop a plan to work with each school to address every student we know has limited access. IF YOU ARE HAVING PROBLEMS, please be sure you let your child’s teacher or administrator know. All our schools have […]

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Cierre extendido hasta el 24 de abril

Un mensaje del Dr. April Howard, superintendente de escuelas 26 de marzo de 2020 Buenas tardes, estudiantes y familias de Jackson County: Como probablemente sepa, el gobernador Kemp emitió una orden ejecutiva que extendió el cierre del edificio escolar hasta el viernes 24 de abril, con la anticipación de que podríamos regresar a la escuela […]

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Closure extended – Re-opening now April 27

A message from Dr. April Howard, superintendent of schools March 26, 2020 (Haga clic aquí para ver el mensaje en español.) Good afternoon, Jackson County students and families. As you are likely aware, Governor Kemp issued an executive order extending school building closure through Friday, April 24, with the anticipation that we may be able […]

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Student survey closes Friday

Has your student participated in the distance-learning survey yet? This request for feedback from our students closes Friday afternoon, and we really want to hear from them. Please encourage your children to look for the survey under the IMPORTANT LINKS heading in their student portal (see the illustration here) — this page looks a little […]

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