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Our School Mission

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    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.

     

Our Beliefs

 

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...

 

Graduation And Life Preparation For All

Pickens County Schools

Student Support Departments

Central Student Registration

Central Student Registration

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...

Transportation

Bus & Transportation

The Transportation Department is tasked with one of the most important missions in our school system: To provide safe, efficient transportation for the students of Pickens County.

Superintendent's Office Central Offices

The Superintendent'sl Office for the Pickens County School district provides assistance and guidance to the school district in day to day operations....

Student Services

Student Assistance

The Student Services Department plays a central role in helping to increase communication between the school, community and the home...

School Nutrition

School NutritionWe know good nutrition and learning goes hand in hand. Our School Nutrition Services Department is made up of a team of professionals who are dedicated to students' health...

Board of Education

Pickens County Schools BOE

The Board of Education is the governing and leadership body for the Pickens County School District...

Quotes Rotator

"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

 

                 

Non-Discrimination Statement

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