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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Nutrition support available

  UPDATE APRIL 9 A fourth mobile route adds three more food pickup locations to the 10 previously announced. Beginning Monday, April 13, breakfast and lunch grab-and-go meals will be available on Mondays and Thursdays (with the Monday pickup providing three of each meal and the Thursday pickup providing four of each meal) at the […]

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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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Get help from nurses, clinic aides, social workers

As our community adjusts to working and schooling from home, we want to remind you that our nurses and clinic assistants are still available for health questions. Please contact us to share information about your family’s health situation with us as we continue to track the sick and well families in our community. We will […]

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528 children pick up 3,168 meals Monday

 Jackson County School System nutrition department staff provided 528 children with 3,168 breakfast and lunch Grab-and-Go meals today, and it was great to see their smiling faces on this gray day! Led by Dr. Debra Morris (and assisted by our superintendent, Dr. April Howard), they assembled bags to send home three morning and three noontime […]

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Meals available starting March 23

UPDATE: The last meal pickup before Spring Break is Thursday, April 2. Pickups will resume following the break on Monday, April 13. The two-page document below presents details of the emergency meal plan that will provide breakfast and lunch grab-and-go meals, beginning Monday, March 23. The meals are available to all children 18 years old […]

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Message from Dr. Howard – March 20, 2020

Jackson County Schools’ students, teachers, parents, and entire communities have proven to be exceptional in these very unique and uncertain times.  On behalf of our board of education and community at large, thank you. During challenging times, we have an opportunity to partner and support each other as demonstrated by this wonderful school district and […]

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