Title I Information

Family and Community Resource Fair


6-12 Title I Family Engagement Coordinator
Mrs. Tiffany Price


Title I, Part A is a part of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA). This act provides federal funds through the Georgia Department of Education to local educational agencies (LEAs) and public schools with high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging State academic content and student academic achievement standards.

CRMS is not in need of improvement, according to Federal guidelines.  If you have questions pertaining to Federal programs at Clifton Ridge, please contact Principal, Leslie Poythress at 743-5182 or Federal Programs Director, Charlotte Foskey at 986-3032.


Faculty Credentials and Certification

The Jones County School System is proud of the professional credentials of its teaching staff and will furnish to you, upon request, the professional qualifications of any of your child's classroom teachers.  This includes information concerning the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher is certified, the major fields and degrees held by the teacher, and the qualifications of any paraprofessional who provides services to your child.

Revision of Title I Plan

We welcome an feedback, suggestions, or comments that you wish to offer pertaining to our CRMS Title I Plan, or other documents.  Please give suggestions and feedback to Title I Family Engagement Coordinator, Mrs. T. Price.


Title I High Performing School

Clifton Ridge Middle is a 2016 Title I Reward School High Progress Reward School

 A high-progress Reward School is among the top ten percent of Title I schools in the State that are making the most progress in improving the performance of the "all students" group over a number of years on the statewide assessments.

Parent Resource Center

Visit our Parent Resource Center for resources to promote your child's success at school!
Contact Mrs. T. Price for more information - tiffany.price@jones.k12.ga.us


Welcoming All Families!

 Parent's Right to Know

In compliance with the requirements of The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) the Jones County School System informs parents that you may request information about the professional qualifications of your student’s teacher(s).  The following information may be requested:

Whether the teacher has met the Georgia Professional Standards Commission requirements for certification for the grade level and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction

Whether the teacher is teaching under an emergency or other provisional status through which Georgia qualifications or certification criteria have been waived;

The college major and any graduate certification or degree held by the teacher;

Whether the student is provided services by paraprofessionals, and if so, their qualifications.

If you wish to request information concerning your child’s teacher’s qualifications, please contact the principal of the school at:

CRMS- - Leslie Poythress (478-743-5182)


Homeless Liason

Dr. Trevis Killen

Executive Director for Student Social Services
Jones County Schools


Definition of Homeless Students
Individuals whose nighttime residence is NOT:
  • Fixed-stationary, permanent and not subject to change
  • Regular-used on a predictable, routine, or consistent basis
  • Adequate-sufficient for meeting both the physical and psychological needs typically met in the home