‘Excellence’ awards continue in new year

The Jackson County School System will continue to honor its “unsung heroes” with Excellence in Service awards in the 2019-20 school year. Community members, parents, students, and staff are invited to submit nominations for recognition at monthly meetings of the Board of Education. “Honorees are those who go above and beyond to further our district […]

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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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Open Houses Wednesday – classes start Friday!

Open houses at our schools are set for WEDNESDAY, July 31! Staff members, including bus drivers and cafeteria workers, will be on hand to answer questions and help everyone get ready for the first day of classes on FRIDAY, August 2. * WJES will welcome students and families between 10 am-12 pm or between 2-4 […]

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We are hiring!

Our partner ESS is now hiring Substitute Teachers and other support staff for the 2019-2020 school year. Apply today at ESS.com/jobs. Orientations are being scheduled, but only after you complete an online application. Come join us — the program offers weekly pay, an employee discount program, ongoing support, incentives, AND competitive benefits. One of the […]

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Construction Management Services sought

Addendum No. 1 – posted July 23, 2019 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT SERVICES CM@RISK JACKSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT RENOVATIONS, MODIFICATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EAST JACKSON MIDDLE SCHOOL, 1880 HOODS MILL ROAD, COMMERCE, GA 30529 JUNE 25, 2019 — The Board of Education of the Jackson County School System (Owner) is seeking proposals from qualified […]

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Jackson County Schools Code of Conduct

Click here for a copy of the 2019-2020 copy of the Code of Conduct you can open, review, download and/or print. Click here for a copy of the 2018-2019 copy of the Code of Conduct you can open, review, download and/or print. Click here for a copy of the 2017-2018 Code of Conduct you can open, […]

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Schools set orientation, open house dates

(UPDATED July 15 TO CHANGE TIMES FOR WEST JACKSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.) With classes set to begin Friday, Aug. 2, Jackson County School System staffers are planning events to welcome students and families back to school in the days ahead. Teacher/homeroom assignments and schedules will be distributed; bus drivers will be on hand to meet their […]

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Annual Asbestos Notification

This notification is to advise all parents, building occupants, collective bargaining organizations, and parent-teacher organizations that the asbestos management plans required under the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (HERA) is available upon request. A copy of the plans for all Jackson County Schools buildings under the jurisdiction of this local education agency are available in […]

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JCCS takes the SSTAGE again

Another Jackson County School System team has been recognized by the Student Support Team Association for Georgia with its highest honor for the second consecutive year. East Jackson Elementary School staff earned the 2019 SSTAGE STAR Award for Promising Practices for elementary schools in Georgia and will be recognized at the organization’s annual conference in January in […]

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Jenica Johnson named NJES principal

Jenica Johnson was named principal at North Jackson Elementary School when the Jackson County Board of Education met Monday night, June 10, 2019. “She was selected among four excellent candidates, and she is going to serve with passion and commitment,” said Dr. April Howard, JCSS superintendent. Ms. Johnson most recently served as Principal at Lavonia […]

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