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Title 1, Part A - Academic Achievement Awards


Academic Achievement Awards

JCS Title I Recognition

Title 1 Reward Program recognized and honored two categories of Reward Schools: Highest-Performing Reward Schools and High-Progress Reward Schools.

  • Jefferson Academy received "Highest Performing Reward School" 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
  • "Reward District" -small district- designation is awarded to Jefferson City School district 2016-2017, 2015-2016. JCS had the highest absolute performance over three years for the "all students" group on the statewide assessments, among districts of their size
  • Jefferson Middle School (Jefferson City Schools) was named in the highest-performing category. Over a two-year period from 2011 to 2013, 96.2 percent of Jefferson Middle students met or exceeded standards, compared to an average of 91.9 percent in non-Title I students and 81.1 percent in Title I middle schools
  • Jefferson Middle School was named "National Title 1 Distinguished School" in 2015 and Jefferson Academy in 2014



State law in Georgia allows intradistrict transfer within the state. The Jefferson City School System has no options for intradistrict transfer because the system is comprised of only one school per grade band (Jefferson Elementary School - Grades PreK-2; Jefferson Academy - Grades 3-5, Jefferson Middle School - Grades 6-8, and Jefferson High School - Grades 9-12).

GOSA Annual Report Card

Please contact Dr. Donna R. McMullan, Superintendent, at 706-367-2880 or if you have questions or need additional information.