Jefferson Students Recent Accomplishments
AFJROTC Drill Teams hit the Oceanfront Center in Daytona Beach, Florida and the Armed Team finished as the Runner-Up at the National Drill Meet Championships with three 2nd place finishes and a 9th. The Dragons competed in the Master’s Division with their Unarmed Team and finished 9th overall. With 213 teams from 34 states and U.S. territories competing, you knew the best in the Nation were there to win.
AFJROTC Scholarship Signings
Air Force JROTC Cadets Jonathan Mogan and Jonathan Hargrove are pictured accepting their Air Force ROTC scholarships with Lieutenant Colonel Ann Marie Halle, Commander of the University of Georgia's ROTC Detachment. Both will be attending the University of Georgia where their scholarships will pay their full tuition, $600 per year for books, and receive a monthly stipend of $250 per month (increases each year).
Congratulations to the Jefferson Lady Dragon Golf Team for placing 2nd place in the Region 8 AAA Girls Golf Tournament. They will move onto the sectional tournament with their qualifying score of 300 in Blackshear, Ga at the Okefeenokee Country Club. Great job ladies!
1st - Oconee Co. - 296
2nd - Jefferson - 300
3rd - Jackson Co. - 302
4th - Hart Co. - 317
Jill Pratt - 98
Caroline Martin - 100
Madison Cornes - 102
Jefferson Boys golf team finished 4th and shot a qualifying score of 335 allowing them to continue on to the sectionals on May 4, 2015 in Waycross at the The Lakes at Laura Walker State Park.
Jefferson was led by Senior Cooper Young with a 73. Others contributing to the team score was Charlie Jarrett with an 81, Aaron Garner with an 87, and Jonathan Williams with a 94.
Michael Chaparro Poet Laureate Finalist
Jefferson High School Freshman Michael Chaparro was selected from a group of over 200 poets as a finalist for the 2015 Georgia Poet Laureate Prize for his poem “Cantata Golgothas."
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Jefferson City Schools and the National Parks
The Jefferson City School System is planning a program designed to expose interested students to the National Parks and other major locations within the National Parks System. Click HERE for more information.
Arena Commemorative Bricks Now on Sale
The plaza located in front of the Arena contains approximately 2,800 bricks. These bricks can be engraved with text of your choosing.: your family’s name, support of your alma mater, or a great and unique graduation gift.
Engraved bricks with 3 lines (18 characters per line) of text are $35
Bricks with clip art added are $40 (14 characters per line)
Informational brochures/order forms can be found at the offices of all the schools or downloaded HERE