AdvancED Parent Survey
Dear Parents, We are preparing for an AdvancED System Review. An important part of this process is parent voice. We really need you rhelp and support during this process by participating in this short survey. Simply click on the link below, we truly appreciate your participation.
Teacher Spotlight - Debi Taylor
For the first week of December, we are spotlighting Ms. Debi Taylor. Ms. Taylor is a 15 year teaching veteran while this is her 2nd in Pickens County. Ms. Taylor earned her Bachelor of Science in Middle Grades Education from Mercer University. When not working, Ms. Taylor loves to spend time with her husband, Mike, sons, James-Michael (daughter in law Haley) and Steven, daughter, Loren, and four grandchildren Ava, Triston, Alice, and Kat with a 5th arriving in March 2019. Ms. Taylor and her family love the outdoors, hiking, boating, fishing, camping. Ms. Taylor, thank you for making #1PJHS awesome. #BeADragon
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Our School Mission
The mission of the Pickens Junior High School Community is to prepare our students for high school graduation and future success by inspiring them to become responsible learners and productive members of society.
Excellence in student learning is the chief priority for the school.
Teachers, administrators, parents, and the community share the responsibility
for advancing the school’s mission.
The commitment to continuous improvement is imperative if our school is going to enable students to become confident, self-directed, lifelong learners.
Students learn in different ways and should be provided with a variety of instructional approaches to support their learning.
We strive each day to reach our vision...
Pickens County Schools
Student Support Departments
Welcome to the Pickens County School District. Our Central Student Registration Facility is located at 158 D.B. Carroll Street, next to the Central Office Facility. We are open...
The Superintendent'sl Office for the Pickens County School district provides assistance and guidance to the school district in day to day operations....
The Student Services Department plays a central role in helping to increase communication between the school, community and the home...
Board of Education
The Board of Education is the governing and leadership body for the Pickens County School District...
"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The goal of education is not to increase the amount of knowledge but to create the possibilities for a child to invent and discover, to create men who are capable of doing new things."
– Jean Piaget
"The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth. "
– John F. Kennedy
"Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time."
– Rabindranath Tagore
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."
– Albert Einstein
"Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education."
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
As required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Ace of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Pickens County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations
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