• New District Website comes to JC Schools! New District Website comes to JC Schools! We have a new district website! We are still working on some of the finishing touches and welcome you to come back and visit us often as we progress toward completion. Bookmark us today!
  • Students Meet the Study Island Challenge at JCMS! Students Meet the Study Island Challenge at JCMS! Students at Jackson County Middle School were issued an official Study Island Challenge to earn a minimum of 20 blue ribbons. The requirements for completion were that each student must earn at least two ribbons in each study area including common core, the test must be approved by the teacher for that subject, and the student must have earned the ribbon during the specified challenge time. Congratulations to those who completed the challenge!
  • Representative John Mark Windle Visits GES! Representative John Mark Windle Visits GES! Representative Windle was invited to come down and read to students at Gainesboro Elementary School recently in a program designed to bring people from various walks of life into the library and have them read their favorite book and tell about how reading has made them the success that they are today. Rep. Windle coming down is just the icing on the cake! More special people will visit us throughout the year! Stay tuned!
  • JCHS Hosts ACT night for students and parents. JCHS Hosts ACT night for students and parents. Recently, JCHS has hosted their annual ACT night. This event is geared to show students and parents the financial benefit of doing well on the ACT as well as provide information on how to get scholorships. Various representatives from colleges and universities came and answered questions pertaining to college readiness. Desserts were provided to all who came out for this event.
  • DBS raises TCAP through the ROOF! DBS raises TCAP through the ROOF! A school reward was offered to students last year at Dodson Branch Elementary. If the school met all of the State’s required AMO’s – Principal Woolbright & Asst Principal Kinnaird would sleep on the roof. DBS students met their AMO’s. DBS is very proud of their achievement and progress and will continue to work toward reward school status in 2013-2014. Pictured on the Roof fulfilling their promise - Mrs. Tammy Woolbright & Ms. Connie Kinnaird with sign “TCAP put us on the roof” Dodson Branch School meets all AMO’s for 2012-2013
  • STEM Grant Brings More Technology To JCMS STEM Grant Brings More Technology To JCMS Jeri Wilborn and Zac Cole recently attended a grant program called the Upper Cumberland Regional STEM Initiative (UCRSI), which was hosted at TTU's STEM Center. In addition to the valuable information, Ms. Wilborn received 3 iPad Minis and Mr. Cole received a weather station, weather radio and laptop for use in their classrooms. Ms. Wilborn stated, “I intend to use the iPads to help our students build their math skills in the classroom.“

Dates to Remember

calendarMonday, January 18, 2016 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No School)

calendarMonday, February 15, 2016 
President's Day (No School)

calendarTuesday, March 1, 2016 
Election Day(No School)

calendarMarch 17 - 28 
Spring Break, No School

calendarWednesday, May 25, 2016 
Last Day of School (Early Dismissal)


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JC Schools News

JCHS Graduation LIVESTREAM 5/19/2016

The class of 2016 will be walking across the stage into a new phase of life on May 20, 2016 at 7:00pm. We would also like to announce that for the first time, JCHS will be streaming graduation LIVE for those that cannot attend. Please click here to view the livestream tomorrow night!

2/18/2016 JCBOE Meeting

The Jackson County Board of Education will be holding its regular meeting on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 7:00pm. The work session will start at 6:00pm. The tentative agenda for the meeting can be found by clicking here.

2/12/2016 - SCHOOLS CLOSED

Jackson County Schools will be Closed, Friday, February 12, 2016.

2/8/2016 Early Dismissal

Jackson County Schools will be releasing students at 1:00pm due to potentially hazardous weather conditions.

1/15/2016 - January 2016 Board Meeting

Our next board meeting will be held on Thursday, January 21, 2016. A work session will be held 6:00pm with a meeting to follow at 6:30pm. A tentative board meeting agenda can be found here.