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  • Posted 06/23/2017

    Anthony Kitchens, a student at Callaway High School, passed away on Tuesday, June 20. Arrangements are scheduled June 25 and 26.

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  • Re-Posted 04/10/2017

    To All Certified Employees: If your certification expires on June 30, don’t wait until it’s too late. Please complete the Educator Licensure Renewal Process before your certification expires. For more information, contact Dr. Dyna Chambers at (601) 985-3159.

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  • Posted 03/30/2017

    JPS is seeking to fill a Teacher Academy instructor position at Forest Hill High School. The qualified individual will possess the 971 teaching endorsement. The endorsement may be earned by teachers who hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and a valid five-year standard Mississippi Educator License. 

    The District has established a Teacher Academy through the Academies of Jackson. The academy will be offered at Forest Hill High School and the Career Development Center.

    Interested applicants should contact Dr. Dyna Chambers at (601) 985-3159 or dmanogin@jackson.k12.ms.us.

    For more information, see the Teacher Academy Notice.

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  • Posted 03/03/2017

    The University of Mississippi Center for Mathematics and Science Education (CMSE) is hosting several professional development institutes in June 2017 for CEU credit. For more information, please call (662) 915-6621 or visit the CMSE website at http://umcmse.com/.

    Download the CMSE Summer Professional Development flyer.

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  • Posted 12/21/2016

    State Superintendent Dr. Carey Wright addressed the Jackson Public Schools Corrective Action Plan at the December 20, 2016, regular meeting of the Jackson Public Schools Board of Trustees. For the convenience of schools, the segment of the meeting is available here on the Intranet. Click the link below to watch.

    Dr. Carey Wright on Corrective Action Plan Progress.

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  • Posted 08/12/2016

    REMINDER: AT&T is offering a 17 percent discount for wireless service to JPS employees. For more information, email Erin McKowen or call (225) 936-6768. Learn more about the AT&T discount offer.

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  • Posted 10/11/2016

    Because of state budget cuts, the Jackson Hinds Library System has reduced public hours in all libraries.  These changes became effective on October 10, 2016. Refer to the Jackson Hinds Library's press release for more details and the easy-to-reference chart that shows the new hours for each library.

    Please share this information with JPS teachers, parents, and students.

    For more information, please contact:

    Patty Furr, Executive Director
    Jackson Hinds Library System
    300 North State Street
    Jackson, MS 39201-1705
    T: 601.968.5825/5805
    F: 601.968.5817

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  • Posted 01/10/2017

    The District’s internet and email service have been affected by a recent power outage. In order to log into your email, please take the following steps: Press Control, Alt, Delete, then select Forgot Password and begin to reset your password.

    Another option is to go to the intranet page of the JPS website. Click the Support tab on the toolbar at the top of the page. Then click Self-Service Reset Password Management. This will take you to a screen to reset your password. Click Forgot My Password. You will need your Employee Identification Number to complete the process. Please contact your administrative office for your employee ID number.

    If you need additional assistance, please call the Help Desk at (601) 973-8601.

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  • Posted 08/12/2016

    REMINDER: Teachers can earn CEUs by participating in professional learning opportunities via www.s-resa.org. For more information, contact Bobby Brown, Executive Director of Curriculum, (601) 960-8872.

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  • Posted 06/15/2017

    Making Strides of Hinds-Jackson is holding a Kickoff event on Tuesday, August 15, at 11:30 a.m. at the Jackson Convention Complex located at 105 E. Pascagoula Street in downtown Jackson. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. This event is designed to get the community involved and give supporters the tools they will need to be successful in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event scheduled for October 28. Please call (601) 321-5512 to RSVP no later than Tuesday, August 1. To sign up for the walk on October 28, please visit the event website.

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  • Posted 05/10/2017

    The JPS Career Development Center is accepting applications for Childcare through its Early Childhood Program. The application period continues through  Friday, August 18. The Career Development Center is located at 2703 First Avenue. Details about the program are as follows:

    • Tuition: $30/week
    • Hours: 7:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
    • Children's ages: 3–4 years old on or before September 1. Children must be able to use the restroom without assistance.
    • Priority enrollment for JPS employees.
    • Applications accepted from the community.

    For more information and to get the application, please call (601) 960–5322.

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District News & Features

2017 JROTC Cadet Competition


    The top JROTC cadets from all seven JPS high schools competed for the honor of 2016-2017 Cadet of the Year. Local business, school and military leaders served as judges for the students' oral presentations.

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    JPS Open Doors students competed for best in chess at the 2017 JPS Chess Tournament held February 24, 2017. Trophies were presented to the winners.

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