Welcome to the 2022-2023 School Year!
As students return to school on Thursday, our school buses are back on the roads. Please be alert and stop for school buses. This short video shows what Indiana law says about how motorists should react to a stopped school bus. Thanks for helping keep kids safe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKA5VltO0Ys
Welcome back students! School begins Thursday, August 11, 2022
Jay County Marching Band trackside at the State Fair. They look and sound great!
Parents: did you know you can apply for free or reduced meals at any time during the school year? Applying is fast, easy and confidential. If circumstances have changed, we’re here to help. Sign up for reduced or free lunches at your school or online today. https://www.myschoolapps.com/Home/DistrictRedirect/JAY_IN?langid=1 Breakfast will continue to be Free to all students and lunch will cost $2.95 for Elementary and $3.20 for Jr-Sr High.
For "Patriot Pride" at the School Board meeting, Mrs. Anni McClung presented two students, Samuel Bracy and Isaac Braun, with Indiana’s Certificate of Multilingual Proficiency. This is an award designated on a student’s transcript that shows the student has attained a high level of proficiency, sufficient for meaningful use in college and a career in one or more languages in addition to English. Great job!
P.M. Summer School Sessions are also closed for today. Tuesday, July 19, 2022.
Jay Schools Elementary and High School A.M. summer school sessions are closed today , July 19, 2022 due to fog.
It is time to begin Online Registration for the 2022-2023 school year! Please click on the Online Registration button in the blue bar on your school's website for directions and access to help. In-person Registration will be: Elementary Schools Monday, July 18th 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Tuesday, July 19th 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM Jay County Jr-Sr High School Monday, July 18th 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Tuesday, July 19th 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Let Memorial Day be a day to count our blessings and remember those who served to protect our country and our freedom!
Enjoy your summer!
Welcome Jack! Today was Jack's first day on the job. Jack graduated from "Dog School" last week in Georgia and is now officially our newest staff member. The kids liked seeing Jack in the schools today. Jack is assigned to our SRO and, in addition to being very friendly, can detect firearms and track missing persons.
The first middle school team to qualify for the semi-final round at the World's VEX Robotics Competition where over 40 countries are represented. Great Job!
The JC Patriots Youth Track Camp will start on Tuesday, May 10th. Today has been cancelled due to the high school track team participating in the conference championship track meet that was moved from last Friday to today.
Happy Kids, Happy Families! End of Year Program at General Shanks Preschool.
Glen Bryant stopped by to see us today for our Enlistee Breakfast. Glen was a guidance counselor at Jay County High School in its first year in 1975. He is 92 years young, a Proud Patriot and a long time member of the Portland American Legion Post 211. Thanks, Glen, for all you have contributed to kids and the community.
Our Academic Team is having a lot of success this season. Class 2 Central High School, Evansville Crawfordsville High School Gibson Southern High School, Fort Branch Jay County Jr/Sr High School, Portland Lebanon High School Leo Sr High School Mount Vernon High School, Mt. Vernon NorthWood High School, Nappanee Wawasee High School, Syracuse West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School http://www.iasp.org/students/academic-super-bowl/
Mrs. Prescott's class is filled with geniuses! They can build not only 2D but 3D shapes as well!
Mr. Gulley shares with students about his deployment while visiting an exhibit at the Indiana World War Memorial as a part of their senior Government field trip. On this trip, students visit the Indiana Statehouse and the Memorial.