Kindergarten Teacher Mary Lind presented State Superintendent Medallion
JCS 2014 - 2015 School Year Calendar
The Jefferson County Board of Education will hold two public hearings to discuss the development of a calendar for the 2014-15 school year. Meetings scheduled earlier were postponed due to weather. The public hearings will be rescheduled. Check the JCS website and Channel 18 for the new dates when they are announced.
Any home-schooled student registered with Jefferson County Schools may take the online WESTEST 2 writing and the WESTEST 2 online assessment. This test is offered to students in grades 3-11. Please contact Carol Whittington, email@example.com, by noon on Friday, March 14, 2014 if interested in taking the test. The online writing assessment will take place in April and the online subject tests will take place in May. Click here to learn more about WESTEST 2.
Building Community Bridges - Public Convocation
Jefferson High School
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Jefferson County Sheriff Peter Dougherty, JCS Superintendent of Schools Susan Wall, WV NAACP president emeritus James Tolbert and Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church minister Randall Tremba are inviting the public to join in building community bridges at a public convocation at Jefferson High School auditorium, Sunday, March 30 at 4:00 p.m. Click here for more information.
JCS Kindergarten registration for the 2014 - 2015 school year is scheduled March 19 - April 9, 2014
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19 – C.W. Shipley Elementary School
THURSDAY, MARCH 20 – Shepherdstown Elementary School
FRIDAY, MARCH 21 – Driswood Elementary School
THURSDAY, MARCH 27 – South Jefferson Elementary School
FRIDAY, MARCH 28 – North Jefferson Elementary School
MONDAY, MARCH 31 – T.A. Lowery Elementary School
FRIDAY, APRIL 4 – Blue Ridge Primary School
MONDAY, APRIL 7 – Ranson Elementary School
TUESDAY, APRIL 8 – Page Jackson Elementary School
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9 - Page Jackson Elementary School
Click here for Pre-K Registration Packet.
Click here for Pre-K Registration Packet - En Espanol.
JCS Science Fair Winners Announced!
Jefferson County students explored many interesting areas and topics in this year's Science Fair. With top awards going to scientific exploration in such areas as Animal Science ("Dog Saliva? Ew, Yuck!"), Earth Science ("Mars: Analyzing impact craters to locate water"), Medicine and Health ("The Skinny on Moisturizers: Which works best to keep skin moist?"), and many other areas.
Subscribe to E-Alert Updates, including School Open, Delay, and Closing notifications. In order to provide the best possible communication between Jefferson County Schools and your household, we request that you register on our website. Once registered, you can subscribe for E-Alerts from sites and sections you find relevant on the JCS website, including E-Alerts from the School Open/Delay/Closing Status Page. Click here to learn more.
|Jefferson County Schools has released its new mobile application for use with the Android and Apple operating systems. The free app, now available for download on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon, provides information surrounding the daily operations of Jefferson County Schools. Click here for more information.|
JCS High School Math Field Day Winners Announced!
9th Grade Winners
Avery Younis (JHS) - First Place
Virginia Milleson (WHS) - Second Place
Ally Ward (JHS) - Third Place
JHS - Team Winner
10th - 12th Grade Winners
Jim Park (JHS) - First Place
Ian MacLeod (WHS) - Second Place
Timmy Scott (WHS) - Third Place
JHS - Team Winner
The Jefferson County Board of Education has approved a middle school redistricting plan for the 2014 - 2015 school year. The realignment of the county's middle school population supports the ongoing goal of providing the best instructional environment for students. Superintendent Susan K. Wall said Jefferson County Schools looks forward to working with parents and students to help them transition into a new school community, which will help move more students into traditional classrooms, providing a better instructional and safer environment for learning. Click here to learn more.
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM JCS Student Art Show at Charles Town Fire Hall Gallery
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CTMS Parent-Teacher Conferences