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
Ms. Sue Watters! Ms. Watters is a 24 year teaching veteran who has spent 17 of those years here in Jasper. She earned her Bachelor’s at the University of Florida and her Master’s at Piedmont College and teaches both 8th grade science and our high school physical science course. Professionally, Ms. Watters has been honored as Teacher of the Year at Lawrenceville Middle School in Gwinnett County Public Schools as well as a STAR Teacher finalist and National BETA Club Educator of Distinction. Personally, she has been married to her husband Chris for 30 years and has two children, Kaleigh and Kyle, as well as two Labrador Retrievers! Furthermore, Ms. Watters is a huge Gator fan who loves to play tennis. Thank you for all that you do for #1PJHS Ms. Watters. #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"