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Upcoming Events
 
Success: The Jackson Way!
 

Welcome to Jackson Middle School
 
 
Jason Holt, Principal
Kathy Freeman, Assistant Principal
Office hours: 7:45-4:00
School Day 7:55-3:14

Vision:

“A student centered, technologically engaging learning community focused on S.T.E.M. education to encourage the highest level of career and college preparation.”

Explanation:
We consider ourselves to be strong in all disciplines aiming to focus students on the changing world and workforce they will face in a few years. Focusing our efforts on the local economy and the global market, our school aims to bring all disciplines together focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics as the anchor. We also use various collaborative approaches to help our students work in teams to learn together.

Mission:
Our mission is to provide a happy, caring and stimulating environment where children will recognize and achieve their fullest potential through individualized strategies to student success.

Jackson Middle School is a place where:

…everybody is welcomed and encouraged to serve one another …everybody will have the opportunity to grow through hands on science and technology …we respect and care for everyone and everything around us …everybody will receive interventions tailored to the individual student’s needs at all levels.


 
     
Important Dates at a Glance
December 15: School Improvement Council Meeting
December 16: Exams 2nd and 7th periods
December 17: Exams 3rd and 5th/6th periods
December 18: Exams 4th and 8th periods
Winter Dance 3:30-5:00-$5 admission-ugly sweater contest
December 19: Make up Exams
December 22-January 2: Winter Holidays


 
JMS Basketball
Bob Richards Toyota/Nissan

Thank you Bob Richards Nissan and Toyota!!
Spelling Bee Winners
Today, 30 students who won first or second place in their classroom spelling bees competed in the JMS spelling bee.  Congratulations to all classroom winners!
6th graders: Logan K., Austin H., Kaya H., Robbie K., Timesha H., Zakkary L., Rauri C., Paishence W., Visin R., and Caleb S. 
7th graders: Devin M., Jacob C., Alashia J., Jacksyn B., Saul F., Ja'Cory T., Tiffani R., Jennifer S. and Temar T. 
8th graders: Madison C., Malik M., Adelle W., Jamaal W., Brenda C., Shroyah S., Nia T., Joseph B., Noah M., and Zyon E.
Congratulations to first place winner Adelle W. and second place winner Ja'Cory.  Rauri is the alternate.  Adelle and Ja'Cory will represent JMS at the area spelling bee on January 14 at 9:30 a.m. in the Jackson Middle School cafeteria.     
Veterans Day
Students of the month
7th Grade
School Fusion Accounts
Parents who wish to register(or register again) for School Fusion accounts can do so at http://acps.schoolfusion.us/register.phtml.  To view the Parent Guide, click here.
FYI: A SchoolFusion Parent Account allows parents to view all of their children’s classroom information in one web location. Parents can check assignments, view important deadlines on FusionPage calendars, follow their children's sports calendars, school events and much more!  Once parents have created an account email notifications will be sent when new announcements and assignments are added.  Only parents/guardians of students enrolled in Aiken County Public School District are allowed to register.
To create a parent account, you will need the student id# for each student and birth date.  The birth date should be keyed in with  no leading zero or dashes.

Parents please email sbrady@acpsd.net if you are having issues with School Fusion.  We are having some technical issues that we are working to alleviate.  Please contact us if you are having any issue or need direction.   
Transitional English and Algebra
Thank you, PTO
Thanks to the JMS PTO for funding improvements around the school. Our staff is doing a great job getting the school to look even better and has much more in store for the future.