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State Board of Education approves Jefferson County School District as one of five new Early Learning Collaboratives

The State Board of Education approved Jefferson County School District (JCSD) as an Early Learning Collaborative (ELC). As a result, JCSD joins a distinct group of 35 districts that will provide high-quality early childhood education pre-K programs to 4-year-old students.

Thu Aug 18 02:30 PM

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Jefferson County Elementary School Pre-kindergarten and Kindergarten Spring 2022 Assessment results exceed the state average

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently released the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Update for the 2021-22 school year, which showed that the Jefferson County Elementary School pre-K and kindergarten students' scores exceeded the state average.

Wed Aug 17 09:30 PM

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Jefferson County School District Earns Exemplary Status for its Gifted Education Program

Jefferson County School District received notification from the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) that its Gifted Education Program earned Exemplary Status. The report noted that the evaluation was not an audit, but Jefferson County was compliant with Process Standard 17.8 on an exemplary level based on the documentation provided.

Wed Aug 17 09:30 PM

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Jefferson County School District records its highest graduation rate ever at 96.1 percent, ranking fourth in the state

According to a report released by the Mississippi Department of Education, Jefferson County School District recorded the highest graduation rate in its history at 96.1 percent.

Thu Feb 17 10:00 AM

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Jefferson County School District Celebrates National School Counseling Week

We are super excited to join school districts throughout the United States to celebrate National School Counseling Week.

Mon Feb 07 11:19 AM

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Together, We Can Keep Our Citizens Safe And Our Children In School

Today, we face another challenge: COVID-19. As such, we must rely on that same courage and fortitude to overcome it.

Wed Dec 29 11:03 PM

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Under New Leadership, Jefferson County Marching Band Positively Impacts Students' Overall Educational Experience

Music has always been a part of the culture of the Jefferson County School District.

Tue Dec 14 08:30 PM

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Brinkley named Jefferson County Career and Technical Center's 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year

The Jefferson County School District is pleased to announce that Ms. Shalonda Y. Brinkley has been named Jefferson County Career and Technical Center's 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year.

Tue Dec 14 08:27 PM

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Ellis named Jefferson County High School's 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year

The Jefferson County School District is pleased to announce that Ms. Nekisha S. Ellis has been named Jefferson County High School's 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year.

Tue Dec 14 08:24 PM

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Murphy named Jefferson County Junior High School's 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year

The Jefferson County School District is pleased to announce that Mr. Stacy Murphy has been named Jefferson County Junior High School's 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year.

Tue Dec 14 08:19 PM