Jones County High School is a School Wide Title I school.
Title I Part A is a part of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This Act provides federal funds through the Georgia Department of Education to local educational agencies (LEAs) and public schools with high numbers or percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging State academic content and student academic achievement standards. The purpose of the Title I program is to:
- Help every child receive a high quality education
- Build capacity for parent & family engagement
- Provide professional development for teachers
- Meet the requirements of Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
As defined by GaDOE's Accountability Waiver, Jones County High School is NOT a Focus, Priority, or Alert School nor is not in need of improvement according to Federal guidelines. If you have any questions pertaining to Federal programs at JCHS, please contact Principal, Lance Rackley or Title I director Charlotte Foskey at (478) 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 want to hear from you! Do you have any suggestions for how we can best reach out to communicate with, and work with you as equal partners? Do you have any suggestions for our Parent and Family Engagement Policy, School-Parent Compact, and/or Parent and Family Engagement Funds? If so, please provide us with your comments on the Parent Feedback/Stakeholders’ Input form below. We welcome any feedback, suggestions, or comments that you wish to offer pertaining to our JCHS Title I Plan, or other documents. Both online or printable forms available. Printable forms can be returned to the office or feel free to send it in with your child.