Information sessions at JHS on course selection for next year and opportunities for Dual Enrollment! Don't miss it!
Little Vikes, are you ready to get on board?
Ninety-one Maddox Intermediate students competed at the Central West Regional Technology Competition at Bevill State Community College in Fayette, Alabama on Thursday, February 22.
Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!
Jasper City Schools will be open on Monday, Feb. 12th. Currently, we have seen a low number of absences due to the influenza virus. We will continue to monitor and take necessary precautions to maintain a healthy environment throughout our schools.
SnoBiz Visits 5th Graders at Maddox
SnoBiz came to Maddox Intermediate to reward those 5th grade students who met their AR goals for the 2nd 9-weeks.
We are very proud of these students! Keep up the good work!
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.
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.
Schools will be CLOSED ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, January 16-17, based on EMA weather briefing. We will have a DELAYED OPENING ON THURSDAY, January 18, at 10:00 a.m. Doors will open at 9:15 a.m. for car riders. Buses will begin their routes Wednesday morning at 8:30 a.m. We will notify you of any changes to this plan via Facebook, SchoolCast, and district website. Stay safe and warm!
Happy 2018! Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!
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)
Due to weather concerns, the JCS schools are closing today - December 8th at 1:30 p.m.
Jasper City Schools System is happy to announce the 2017-2018 Teachers of the Year from each school.
Pictured from left to right
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!!!!!
2017 November/December Superintendent's Newsletter
Several of the Jasper High football players welcomed our younger students to school this morning by helping open doors and greet students in the drop-off lines at TRS, MPS and Maddox. Thanks for being great role models for our younger "Vikes"!
Come out and support the team tonight as they take on Center Point!
Read about all the GREAT things going on in the Jasper City Schools!
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
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.
Read about all the great things going on in the JCS schools in the Back to School Issue of the Superintendent's Newsletter.
Students at Maddox Intermediate will soon be getting a walking trail and a new playground! Blue Cross and Blue Shield awarded the school a $10,000.00 Healthy Schools Grant for the track. As a fund-raiser, students sold mums and earned over $22,000.00! Congrats Maddox students!
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).
JCS teachers and faculty members have been busy this week with orientations, professional development meetings and preparing for the first day of school with students.
School Supply Lists for Maddox Intermediate 2017-2018
JCS Start and End Times for the 2017-2018 School Year
Maddox Intermediate School Supply Lists for 2017-2018 School Year
4th Grade Supply List
5th Grade Supply List
6th Grade Supply List
The Jasper City Board of Education recently named Dr. Reeves the Principal of Jasper High School for the 2017-2018 school year.
The Jasper City School System had numerous accomplishments during the 2016-2017 school year. Read about all the great things happening in our schools!
Summer school will be held at Jasper High School for current Maddox Middle School students from May 30, 2017 - June 22, 2017. Summer school sessions, times, cost, and other important information can be reviewed by clicking the link below.
Report card pickup for the 2016-2017 school year will be from 8:00-10:00 AM on Friday, May 26th.
MMS hosted it's final awards day on May 18th. Students in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade were rewarded for their outstanding achievements in all of their various classes. Additionally, all the final 8th grade class of Maddox Middle School graduated to move on to Jasper High School! Congratulations, students!
JCS students in grades 3 through 8 will take the ACT Aspire assessment next week. Mr. Sargent, Principal at West Jasper Elementary, came to school today prepared to show students how easy it is to "knock out this test" and do their best!
Testing begins on Monday, April 10th. Click on the article for a detailed look at the schedule for testing.
Since we missed a school day weeks ago with inclement weather, we now will have a full school day on April 26th. There will be no delayed start on that day.
Maddox Intermediate School will host an open house for parents and students that will enter 4th-6th grade next year.
Monday, May 15th- 4th Grade 6:00 PM. Tuesday, May 16th- 5th Grade 6:00 PM. Thursday, May 18th- 6th Grade 6:00 PM.
The Jasper City Schools were well represented at the recent State ACTE Technology Competition! West Jasper School came home with the most trophies with 12 students having 1st-3rd place finishes!
National Junior Honor Society introduced 58 new members on the morning of May 2nd. 54 members of this academically elite group were 7th graders while 4 8th graders were added. Read more to see the names of those inducted.
Students at MMS were rewarded with a dance party extravaganza for having over 99% attendance during state testing. Students played new games outdoors and indoors during their enrichment times thanks to the help of local youth pastors.
Parents: Please follow the link to complete the school counseling survey for Ms. Tice and Mr. Rider. Thank you!
Students: Please follow the link to complete the school counseling survey for Ms. Tice and Mr. Rider.
Read more for specific dates and times.
Read about all the great things going on in the Jasper City Schools!
Attention 8th Grade Students and Parents: There will be an informational meeting concerning 9th Grade Course Planning in the Maddox Middle School Theater on Thursday, April 27th at 6:00pm. Please make plans to attend!
A "Hoppin" Good Time! Students at North Highland School enjoyed an Annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Jasper Pilot Club.
Students of the 3rd Quarter have been announced. These students have proved to be the cream of the crop at MMS through their efforts in the classroom and in the hallways. Click on the article to see who was named the students of the quarter.
MMS Girl Strong members visited TR Simmons pre K class to participate in a book buddies activity. The students read stories, completed a fun reading activity, and had a special snack. Each pre K student was given a new book to take home.
PHOTO GALLERY INSIDE: The MMS student council recently raised over $1700 for the American Heart Association by hosting an event called "The Great Replay". During the event, students paid money to participate in many older games that they remember from their elementary school days. Kids played great games like "Red Rover", "Dodgeball", "Ring Toss" and had the opportunity to pie our principal, Dr. Hall, in the face.
A school and community are in mourning after the sudden death of Walker High School's Assistant Principal, Mr. Tommy Lynn Hobson. There will be a special memorial service at Jasper High School tomorrow, March 28, 2017, at 6:00 p.m.