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JCS Superintendent Newsletter- Winter, 2018 winter

Read about the GREAT things going on in the Jasper City Schools! 

JHS Viking Band Wins Class 5A State Championship band

Congratulations to the JHS Viking band! The Vikings won the Class 5A state championship at the 2018 Marching Bands State Championships at Muscle Shoals High School.

VOLLEYBALL WINS STATE! DME Photo

We like Blue better than Red!!! The Jasper High School Lady Vikings Volleyball team has brought home the class 5A State title! Click to read the DME write-up:

City's Paving Project Begins October 4th road work

The City of Jasper will begin a paving project that will affect Alabama Avenue and traffic flow. 

The Viking View - Fall 2018 Edition snip

The Jasper City School System has had a wonderful start to the school year.  Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!

Jasper City Schools Athletic Event "Bag Check Procedure" Viking

Effective August 1, 2018, Jasper City Schools will be implementing a "Bag Check Procedure" for all individuals gaining access to all home athletic events.  

HIPPY - Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters Available! hhippy

The Walker County HIPPY, a program of First Teacher’s and Jasper Area Family Services Center is excited to offer all parents/guardians of preschool children ages 3 and 4  the opportunity to prepare their children for success in school and beyond!  The program is absolutely free!

Lady Vikes ranked #1 in Preseason Poll! volleyball indi pic

The Jasper High School Volleyball Team ranked #1 in preseason polls!  Congrats Lady Vikings! #thejaspervikingway

Dual Enrollment Opportunity for JCS Students bevill

Free dual enrollment classes on the JHS campus for qualified students! Continue reading about this great opportunity!

Book bag/Backpack Information for JCS Students viking

Students may use the see-through varieties of book bags/backpacks during the 2018-2019 school year.  Please read more for appropriate examples.

2018-2019 Parent-Student Handbook handbook

Please read the JCS Handbook for information and updates concerning the 2018-2019 school year.  Some of the updates include school hours, dress code, and book bags. 

 

The Viking View - JCS Superintendent's Newsletter "2018 Summer Edition" 1 page

Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools! 

Jasper High School's Commencement Program May 25th, 2018
Butterfly Release at Park School butterfly

The second grade butterfly release was "fluttering" with fun at Memorial Park School!

Kindergarten Camp - K-AMP This Summer! kamp

The Jasper City School System is offering a Kindergarten Summer Camp to ENERGIZE our incoming kindergarten students!

JHS TENNIS TEAM - STATE 6-A CHAMPS! tennis

Congratulations to the Jasper High School Boys Tennis Team for being the AHSAA 6-A State Tennis Champions!  

JCS Superintendent's Newsletter - April/May 2018 snip

Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!

21st Century Questionnaire survey

21st Century Questionnaire

Olympic Track and Field Day a HUGE Success! special

There were plenty of smiles at Tuesday’s annual Olympic Track and Field Day sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Jasper.

Reminder to JHS Students - Scholarship Application Deadline this Friday! Bevill

Bevill State Community College has some GREAT scholarships available for high school students.  Check out the information and application deadlines!

 
Jasper High Open House - Learn about Courses & Dual Enrollment -March 8th open house

Information sessions at JHS on course selection for next year and opportunities for Dual Enrollment!  Don't miss it!

Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration Opens March 12th Get on board

Little Vikes, are you ready to get on board?

JCS Superintendent's Newsletter - February/March 2018 news

Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!

Parent Surveys for Jasper City Schools survey

Parent Surveys for Jasper City Schools

Parents, please complete the 2 surveys below.  These surveys will provide information needed from you as a stakeholder.  Your feedback will help our district to better our schools and positively impact every student in our district.
1) Climate & Culture Survey
2) Parent Survey
We ask that you complete 2 surveys for each child you have enrolled in Jasper City Schools.   

Jasper City Schools Receive Report Card Grade Report Card

The Jasper City School System received a B as a final grade on the state report card.  The Jasper City School System scored above the state average on every indicator.

JCS Superintendent's Newsletter - January 2018 JANUARY 2018

Happy 2018! Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!

Dual Enrollment Classes Offered on the Jasper High School Campus bevill

There will be two college dual enrollment classes offered at a reduced rate to 10th - 12th grade students at Jasper High for the Spring semester (Jan. - May)

2017-2018 Teachers of the Year Recognized TofY

Jasper City Schools System is happy to announce the 2017-2018 Teachers of the Year from each school.

Pictured from left to right

  • Stewart Ochs - Jasper Jr. High
  • Cammie Channell - Memorial Park
  • Amy O'Rear - T.R. Simmons -- ELEMENTARY DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR
  • Kayla Goetz - Jasper High -- SECONDARY DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR
  • Kaatje Harrison - Maddox Intermediate


 

JCS Superintendent's Newsletter - November/December 2017 jpeg
MPS accepts the National Blue Ribbon Schools Award Blue Ribbon

On Tuesday, November 7th we were honored to accept the National Blue Ribbon Schools award on behalf of Memorial Park Elementary and the Jasper City School District. We would like to say a special thank you to all staff, students, parents and stakeholders that have worked to make this possible. Great things are happening in Jasper City Schools!!!!!

JCS Superintendent's Newsletter - October, 2017 news

Read about all the GREAT things going on in the Jasper City Schools! 

Memorial Park Elementary School Earns National Recognition as a Blue Ribbon School! blue

Congratulations to Memorial Park Elementary School for their recognition as a Blue Ribbon School!  The Blue Ribbon award is the highest national honor given by the U.S. Department of Education to a school.

English as a Second Language Class esl

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE

 Classes at St. Cecilia Catholic Church

2159 Hwy. 195, Jasper, AL 35503

Thursdays - 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Classes begin September 21, 2017

Call The Literacy Council at 205-326-1925 for more information.    

This class is open to anyone who does not speak English as a first language.

 

JCS Superintendent's Newsletter - Back to School 2017 news

Read about all the great things going on in the JCS schools in the Back to School Issue of the Superintendent's Newsletter.

HIPPY Program Available to Parents in Jasper! hippy

HIPPY (Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters) Program is now available to parents in Jasper!  Applications for the 2017-18 program are now being accepted (see attached).

Sounds from the New Choral Room pic

Awesome sounds from the new choral room!!  See what students are saying...

Sophomores participate in Job Shadowing! pic

Sophomores at Walker High School were able to Job Shadow two of their top career choices. 

Annual National Honor Society Talent Show pic

The annual National Honor Society sponsored Talent Show was held January 20 in the new Pam Brown Theater.

 

100 Days of School! pic

Students celebrated the 100th day of school today, January 27th. 

Library Media Center at Jasper High School pic

The Library Media Center at Jasper High School is an exciting place to be.  Check out what these students had to say...