Data Matters: Infinite Campus links

  The Jackson County School System uses Infinite Campus as its student information management system. We use it to ensure important data is up-to-date for all our students and to provide access to important information for parents and guardians. Wondering what Infinite Campus is all about? Online access to Infinite Campus through the parent portal makes it […]

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School hours (and links) for 2018-19

The 2018-19 school year begins July 30 for students across Jackson County. Eastside elementary schools – Maysville, East Jackson, and South Jackson – will open doors at 7:15 am; students are tardy at 7:50 a.m. Classes are dismissed at 2:35 p.m. Westside elementary schools – Gum Springs, West Jackson, and North Jackson – also open […]

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RFP posted for lease-purchase of buses

The Jackson County School System is soliciting lease-purchase proposals for the acquisition of 45 72-passenger school buses and 5 48-passenger lift-style school buses. For more information on the request for proposals, visit the Jackson County School System’s website page, “Doing Business with JCSS.” This notice was posted on the Jackson County School System website at 9:05 […]

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JCSS named ‘Get Georgia Reading’ campaign community

The Jackson County Schools System has just been named a “Get Georgia Reading” campaign community,” according to Amy Godfrey, K-12 literacy specialist. JCSS joins nearly 90 communities across the state that are organizing early language and literacy development approaches around the campaign’s four pillars: language-rich adult-child interaction, access, positive learning climate, and teacher preparation and […]

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WJMS: A work in progress

Significant improvements will greet students and staff July 30 when they return to West Jackson Middle School for the start of the 2018-19 school year. Watch for photos early next week! “Our staff and the contractors entrusted with this important effort have worked tirelessly during the seven weeks since summer break began to meet an […]

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Guidelines: Engaging with JCSS social media

The Jackson County School System will update social media pages as often as possible to share news about JCSS and the achievements of its students and staff as well as other relevant district information. During school closing or other school-related emergencies, the pages will be updated as part of the communication with our parents, students, […]

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JCSS earns state honors for student support

The Jackson County School System has earned state-wide honors for its work to ensure success for all learners. The Star Award for Promising Practices will be presented in January by the Student Support Team Association for Georgia Educators, or SSTAGE, which works to match effective solutions to student needs where behavior issues are a factor in […]

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State honors JCSS for bus safety

  The Jackson County School System transportation department took top honors in mid-June, riding to the top in a first-ever, state-wide competition for school bus safety. State School Superintendent Richard Woods recognized the winners of the Georgia Department of Education’s inaugural Pupil Transportation Safety Awards June 18, naming JCSS the winner among schools with enrollment of […]

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Bus stop maps posted

Beginning with the 2018-19 school year, SOME students who attend SOME of our schools will be picked up from bus stops within their neighborhoods or subdivisions.  There are just three schools covered by this change:     * Jackson County Comprehensive High School     * East Jackson Middle School     * East Jackson Comprehensive High […]

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School Nutrition ‘Shining Stars’ Named

Five members of the Jackson County School System’s School Nutrition Department were honored with Shining Star awards in May. From left are Alice Alexander, Mary Helen Richardson and Gracelyn Jones; Pam Comer and Brandy Moon also were recognized for “contributions toward the continued success of the Jackson County School Nutrition Program.” The awards were presented […]

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