The Future of PJHS
Thank you for your continued support as we progress through the phases of construction!!
REACH Scholarship Recipients
These scholars will commit to meeting specified criteria set forth by the REACH Program of GA during their 8th grade, high school, and post-secondary careers. 9The students can earn $10,000-$64,000 toward post-secondary education. To learn more about the REACH program go to www.REACHGA.org
Teacher of the Month
Welcome to December and to the #1PJHS Teacher of the Month, Mrs. Lori Holbert. Mrs. Holbert is a 27 year teaching veteran, all of which occurred here in Pickens County. Mrs. Holbert holds degrees from Kennesaw State(Bachelor’s) and Piedmont College (Master’s and Specialist). As a teacher, Mrs. Holbert teaches 7th grade math and language arts. Throughout her years of service, she has held many roles in schools such as: junior high volleyball assistant coach, Junior Beta Club sponsor, cheerleading coach, Junior Optimist Club sponsor, Kindness Club sponsor, and mentor teacher. Personally, Mrs. Holbert has been married to Charlie for 27 years and has three children: John (23), Josh (20), and Ella (8). In her spare time, Mrs. Holbert loves to spend time hiking, cooking, and socializing. Thank you Mrs. Holbert for all that you do for our students and being recognized as Teacher of the Month for December 2019. #GoingPlaces
Students of the Week
Students of the Week for 11/19 - 11/22
PJHS Parent App
Stay up to date on what is happening at PJHS with our new parent app. Simply click the link and scan the QR code with your phone's camera and follow the directions to add it to your home screen.
Thank A Teacher
Has a teacher enriched yours or your child's educational experience? Made complex content interesting and relevant? Supported your learning efforts with patience and encouragement? We would love to hear how, just complete the form below and we wi...
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 "GRADUATION AND LIFE PREPARATION FOR ALL"