West Jackson Weekly
Jackson County Schools' West-Side Community Meeting
The Jackson County Board of Education along with Jackson County Schools invites you to attend a West-Side community.
Please join us as we look at the current challenges and discuss potential changes to the configuration of our West-Side schools.
The meeting will be held on Thursday May 8th at the West Jackson Primary School gym from 6:00 - 7:00 PM.
Please click here to download a flyer for the event.
WJMS Night at McDonald's
Thursday April 17th is WJMS Night at McDonald's at Traditions Walk. Please come out between 5:00 and 8:00 and support WJMS.
2014-15 WJMS Yearbook Staff
Students interested in applying for the West Jackson Middle School Yearbook staff for next year should pick up an application from Ms. Komanecky ASAP. Applications must be turned in by April 30th!
Alanna Dorsey Named 2014 Georgia Science and Engineering Fair Winner
Alanna Dorsey, an eighth grade student at West Jackson Middle School, has been named the GSEF Engineering: Electrical and Mechanical Junior Division winner. In addition to winning top honors in her category, Alanna also won Best in Category, IEEE Atlanta Section Award Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Junior Division, and was nominated to compete in the Broadcom Masters for Outstanding Performance.
Alanna competed against 28 other middle school students from across the state with her project entitled “I’ll Crack You Up!” In a day-long process, Alanna was interviewed by seven different judges about the convection incubator she designed, built, and tested with the goal of improving her hatch rate from a traditional egg incubator. WJMS and the community congratulate her on her success.
Night of the New Panther
WJMS will be hosting our annual information and orientatation "Night of the New Panther" for rising 6th grade students and parents on Thursday May 8th from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM in the WJMS cafeteria.
Please click here for more information.
Mandatory Vaccinations for Rising 6th and 7th Grade Students
Please click here for important information about required vaccinations for rising 6th and 7th grade students.
WJMS Summer Camps
WJMS is hosting a number of unique summer camps June 16-20. There will be a Star Wars Camp, Harry Potter Camp, Superhero Camp, Lego Camp and a Jewelry Camp. Both afternoon and morning camps are available, the cost is $125 per camp. Please click here for a flyer/registration form.