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Jefferson School System Foundation

Board Members

L’Resu Thompson
Board Chairman
Since 2002

Al Westmoreland 
Board Member
Since 2019

Demaris Gurley
Board Member
Since 2015

John Jackson
Board Member
Since 1999

Ronnie Hopkins
Board Member
Since 1983
Alex Bryan 
Board Member
Since 2007
Guy Dean Benson
Since 2007
Steve Hix
Board Member
Since 2007
Jefferson School System Foundation
PHONE: 706-367-4939


 Gina Dee Barker
Executive Director

Jefferson City Schools has received tremendous support from the Jefferson School System Foundation since 1983. The Foundation is for the benefit of the school system with scholarships, special grants, supplements and other specific programs and projects as agreed upon with the administration. The Foundation partners with the North Georgia Community Foundation, which is recognized as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

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Brick Sales

brick sales

The plaza located in front of the Jefferson High School Arena contains approximately 2,800 bricks. These bricks can be engraved with text or graphics of your choosing: your family’s name, support of your alma mater, or a unique graduation gift. 

You can order and pay online here
You can also complete this form and make checks payable to: 
Jefferson School System Foundation
PO Box 624 Jefferson, GA 30549
Contact Gina Dee Barker for more information at