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The Jones County Board of Education periodically solicits proposals from qualified subcontractors and vendors for products and services. Information regarding bid packages, bid document availability and cost can be obtained through the Operations Coordinator on the Facilities and Operations webpage or by calling (478) 986-3032 or by fax at (478) 986-3056.

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Jones County Central Office
125 Stewart Avenue
Gray, GA 31032
FAX (478)986-4412

Office Hours
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Fridays

Congratulations Jennifer Holland
Jones County Teacher of the Year


The following teachers were honored October 25, 2016 at Dames Ferry Elementary School during the Jones County Teacher of the Year ceremony:

Jennifer Holland: Dames Ferry Elementary School

Lolita Moore: Gray Elementary School

Alicia Henderson: Turner Woods Elementary School

Alane Humphries: Wells Elementary School

Shannon Smith: Clifton Ridge Middle School

Josh Massengale: Gray Station Middle School

Michael Register: Jones County High School Ninth Grade Campus

Linda Coulter: Jones County High School Main Campus


Congratulations to Jennifer Holland for being named the 2016-2017 Jones County Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Holland is a 3rd grade teacher at Dames Ferry Elementary School. She will go on to compete at the State Level. The application for the State completion is due in early December.


Master of Ceremony, Superintendent Chuck Gibson, opened the event. Dr. Nancy Nash, member of the Jones County Board of Education, welcomed all the Teacher of the Year nominees and guests. Hadley Dyer and Ella Purser, students from Turner Woods Elementary School, led the Pledge of Allegiance. The National Anthem was performed by Clifton Ridge Middle School 8th grade band. Members of Dames Ferry Elementary School Chorus entertained the Teacher of the Year nominees, their families, and guests.


The nominees participated in an in-depth interview in front of a four judge panel. This year’s list of prestigious judges were:

Dr. Carol Brown – Middle Georgia RESA

Dr. Holley Roberts – Georgia College and State University

Mr. Donald Black - Retired Educator and former Director of Operation Early Intervention

Dr. Gloria Wicker - Retired Educator

These individuals have given up many hours of their time to support our school system. They are to be commended!


The Teacher of the Year event is supported through the generous donations of our schools and local businesses and donors. We would like to thank the following sponsors of this year’s event: ShawHankins, Morris State Bank, and RLR (Robertson Loia Roof). The community’s support of this event and the Jones County School System is greatly appreciated.


Student of the Year

Jones County Chamber of Commerce 
Student of the Year

Senior Trey Murray presented by Mrs. Stacey Williams

Jones County 2016-2017
Strategic Improvement Plan

Strategic Goal I:
Increase Student Achievement and Success

Strategic Goal II:
Increase Student, Staff and Stakeholder Engagement

Strategic Goal III:
Maintain High Quality Personnel

Strategic Goal IV:
Increase Organizational Effectiveness

Faculty Credentials and Certification
The Jones County School System is proud of the professional credentials of its teaching staff and will furnish to you, upon request, the professional qualifications of any of your child's classroom teachers. This includes information concerning the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher is certified, the major fields and degrees held by the teacher, and the qualifications of any paraprofessional who provides services to your child.