• Alert:

    Due to potential, unpredictable weather conditions as a result of Hurricane Ian, the varsity football game originally scheduled for Friday, September 30th against Winder-Barrow has been moved to Thursday, September 29th at 7:30 PM at Jefferson Memorial Stadium. In addition, alumni night and the 2012 State Championship Football Team recognition have been rescheduled for Friday, October 21st. More specific details regarding these events will be communicated at a later date.

Close alert

Latest News

Glow Run 2022-Deadline Extended glow run

Jefferson Middle School will host its annual 5K Glow Run on October 14, 2022, to support student success. The race will be an official 5K and will also include a one-mile family fun run. This event will be held in the evening with spectacular glow-in-the-dark effects like glow necklaces/bracelets and will include a Glow Run t-shirt. Refreshments and other fun activities will be available at the finish line for runners and spectators to enjoy. All proceeds from this event will go directly to Jefferson Middle School. As always, our community business partners are critical to our success, and we have some great sponsorship opportunities!

Thriller Dash 5K thriller dash

Grab your costume and come run among the musicians! The JMS band will host its Thriller Dash 5K on Saturday, October 29, 2022, at 9:00 AM. The race will be held at the Jefferson Rec Department, and all proceeds will go towards the JMS band program. To guarantee a t-shirt with registration, participants must register before the October 19th deadline. Click here for the link to register. 

Elachee Nature Science Festival and Snake Day elachee nature science festival

Come out and support the JMS exhibit this Saturday, September 10th, at the Elachee Nature Wildlife Festival and Snake Day. The exhibit will be open from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM, and will be exciting for all ages. Ms. McAuley and her seventh-grade volunteers will be ready to show you what they have on display. We hope to see you there!

Welcome to Jefferson Middle School!

Dear Jefferson Middle School Parents and Students,

My name is Carol Ann Knight, and I am both honored and excited to be your Principal. Jefferson Middle School has a rich tradition of excellence in academics, fine arts, and athletics. We will continue to provide highly qualified educators that are committed to providing a year of engaging, meaningful, and rigorous work in our classrooms. 

Middle School is a time of transition that comes with new experiences and new responsibilities. As students become independent and increasingly involved in activities, your ongoing involvement becomes a critical component in their success. JMS invites students and parents to partner with us to meet the individual needs of each and every student as we strive to help them develop their strengths and reach their full potential. 

I am excited about the upcoming school year and consider myself fortunate and thankful to have the opportunity to work with amazing students and parents, an outstanding faculty and staff, and a community that truly supports our school system. If you ever have a question or concern, please feel free to contact me at any time.

Sincerely,

Carol Ann Knight

Carol Ann Knight

NBRS 2021