Jeff Davis County School District: Nurturing Minds, Building Futures, and Athletic Excellence

Educational Landscape

The Jefferson Davis County School District proudly serves approximately 1400 students, with elementary schools in both the Prentiss (J. E. Johnson Elementary) and Bassfield Zones (George Washington Carver Elementary). Jefferson Davis County High School stands as the sole high school catering to the entire county, earning a stellar 'B' rating for its commitment to academic excellence.

Workforce Development: Shaping Tomorrow's Leaders

At Jeff Davis County School District, we recognize the importance of aligning education with the needs of the workforce. Our curriculum is designed to not only impart academic knowledge but also to instill practical skills that prepare our students for success in their chosen careers. We actively collaborate with local businesses, offering internships and career-focused programs, to ensure our graduates are ready to contribute meaningfully to the economic development of our community.

Athletic Excellence: State Championship Football Team

Our commitment to excellence extends beyond academics to our athletic programs. Jeff Davis High School's football team has clinched multiple state championships, showcasing the dedication, teamwork, and leadership instilled in our student-athletes. This success is a testament to the hard work of our players and the guidance of our devoted coaching staff.

Safety and Instruction: Where Children Come First

"At Jeff Davis County School District, Where Children Come First" is not just a slogan but a commitment. Ensuring a safe and conducive learning environment is paramount. We have recently completed an extensive renovation project, enhancing security measures with upgraded doors, windows, security monitors, and surveillance systems across all campuses.

Academic Advancements and Partnerships

Partnering with external consultants, we've expanded our curriculum and instruction department, adding staff to provide crucial support to our teachers. This initiative aims to elevate the educational experience, rendering higher student achievement. We invite you to join us in this journey of continuous improvement, celebrating our achievements and working towards future advancements.

Explore the rich tapestry of education, workforce development, and athletic success at JDCSD. We shape futures, empower students, and celebrate the achievements that define us.