JHS Awards and Honors

Last Updated: 7/10/2020 5:19 PM

 2018 - 2019

  • Air Force JROTC- National Champions and State Champions

  • AAAA Baseball State Champions 17-18
     
  • AAA Wrestling Dual State Champions 18-19

  • Region 8AAAA Baseball State Champions 17-18

  • Region 8AAAA Boys & Girls Track Champions 17-18

 

  • Region 8AAA Boys & Girls Cross Country Champions 18-19

  • Region 8AAA Fastpitch Softball Champions 18-19

  • Region 8AAA One Act Play Champions 18-19

  • Region 8AAA Competitive Cheerleading Champions 18-19

  • Region 8AAA Dual & Traditional Wrestling Champions 18-19
     

  • Region 8AAA Literary Champions 18-19

  • CCRPI Rating - 92.8

  • Graduation Rate - 95.6

  • Advanced Placement Awards: AP Humanities, AP Merit, AP STEM, AP STEM Achievement
     

 

 

 

 2017 - 2018

  • JROTC State Runner-Up Drill Champions in Armed and Unarmed Drill Divisions

  • JROTC Won the Distinguished Unit with Merit

  • JROTC South East Regional Drill Champions

  • Wrestling State Championship- 18 Consecutive Years Traditional and 17 Consecutive Years Dual

  • Boys Tennis Region 8-AAAA Runner Up

  • Boys Tennis Class AAAA Final 4

  • Volleyball 3rd Place in AAAA Region 8

  • Volleyball Advanced to 1st Round of State Playoffs
     

  • 2017 Overall Silver Division Champions
  • Two Students Passed Two Auditions and Performed in the GMEA All-State Chorus

  • Wrestling 11 Individual State Placers, 4 of Which are Individual State Champions

  • Girls Swimming 7th Place in 4A/5A Division

  • Boys Swimming 17th Place in 4A/5A Division

  • Girls Trio Won 2nd Place at Region Literary Competition

  • Women's Choir and Men's Chorus Received Superior Ratings at LGPE


 

  • Football Undefeated at Home

  • Baseball Region 8-AAAA Champions

  • Baseball AAAA State Champions

  • Cheer Dragons Won Region Runner-Up in the 8AAAA 

  • AAAA Baseball State Champions

  • 8AAAA Baseball Champions

  • 8AAAA Boys and Girls Track Champions

 

 

 

 

 

2016 - 2017 

  • SAT Average 1549 - Above State and National Averages

  • ACT Average 22,3 - Above State and National Averages
     

  • Football Region 8AAAA Champion

  • Football State Semifinalist

  • Volleyball Elite Eight State

  • Softball Elite Eight State

  • Wrestling Duals State Champion -- 16th consecutive year

  • Wrestling Traditional Champion -- 17th consecutive years
     

2015 - 2016 

  • SAT Average: 1563

  • Advanced Placement Humanities School

  • Advanced Placement STEM Achievement School

  • Advanced Placement STEM School

  • Washington Post Most Challenging High School Ranking

  • Europe / WW II Trip - Completed 9th Year

  • National Parks Trip - Completed 1st Year

  • Total Person Program - Completed 25th Year

  • ACT Composite  Average 21.7 - Above State and National Averages

  • One Act placed 4th in State

  • Georgia Department of Education Top 50 High School Ranking

  • JROTC Distinguished Unit - 3rd Consecutive Year (Only Unit in Georgia)

  • Academic Bowl JV Team Elite Eight State Tournament 

  • Band and Chorus All Superior Ratings - 8 students designated All State Status 

  • 51 GHSA State Championships Total

  • Boys XC placed in State  

  • Girls XC placed in State

     
  • Graduation Rate - 93.5 % 

  • Top 3 School System in CCRPI Scores (4th Consecutive Year) 

  • CCRPI School Score of 95.6 (Top 5 Public High School) 

  • Top 10 Public High School in GHSA Directors Cup Final Standings 

  • JROTC Drill Teams State Champions - 4th Consecutive Year; 3rd in Nation

  • Wrestling State Champions - 16 Consecutive Years Traditional and 15 Consecutive Years Dual

  • Scotland Exchange Program - Completed 16th Year

2014 - 2015

  • Top 5 Public School in GHSA Director's Cup Final Standings

  • State Championship in GHSA AAA One-Act and a Jefferson student won the Best Actor Award

  • All 15 of our seniors that applied for Early Action at UGA were accepted. 

  • Top 3 School System in CCRPI Scores(3rd Consecutive Year)

  • AP Honor Roll Recipient by the College Board.

  • 5200 cans were collected for the annual Canned Food drive

 

  • Academic Bowl JV Team Final Four State Runner Up

  • Pink Out T-Shirt sale raised $800 for Relay for Life

  • SAT Average 1536

  • ACT Average 20.8 - Above State and National Average

  • Four students were selected for the prestigious Georgia All State Band

  • One student, a freshman, was selected to the GMEA All State Chorus

  • Football won the Region 8-AAA championship and made it to the Quarterfinals of the state playoffs

  • Competition Cheerleading placed 6th in state

  • 1 National Merit Scholar Finalist

  • Georgia DOE Top 50 High School Ranking

  • 1 Georgia Poet Laureate Finalist

  • Boys XC placed 8th in AAA

  • Girls XC placed 7th in AAA

  • State Championship in Wrestling - Duals. 14th straight