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JHS Theatre Presents – “Bring it On: The Musical”

For two nights only, the Jeffersonville High School Theatre Department will perform Bring It On: The Musical, music co-written by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda! JHS Theatre is an international and nationally ranked theatre program. This award winning department has just made its way back from performing at the 2016 Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland! Now, JHS Theatre is proud to present …

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JHS Student Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

Congratulations to Jeffersonville High School senior Robert Andrew Gustafson for being one of three students from Southern Indiana selected as a 2017 National Merit Semi-Finalist. Andrew was selected from approximately 1.6 million students who entered the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program when they took the Pre-SAT last year and received the highest scores in the state. Andrew will now submit …

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JHS Student Receives St. James’ Art Show Scholarship

Jeff High’s very own Kelci Bastin will receive one of the nine St. James’ Art Show’s scholarships for high school seniors. The High School Scholarship Competition is modeled after the professional jury process used for the official St. James Court Art Show.  A Jury panel of professional working artists is hired to review each portfolio.  The annual competition is open to …

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ON | Valedictorian / Salutatorian

    The district’s three high school Principals and Counselors, Administration and School Board are currently studying the transition from Valedictorian/Salutatorian awards to possibly honoring the top 10% (distinction) and top 5% (highest distinction) of a graduating class, beginning with the Class of 2020. Your voice is important to us! Loading…

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ON | Youth Conference on Global Citizenship

On August 11th, approximately 130 GCCS Advanced Placement seniors attended the Youth Conference on Global Citizenship at Indiana University Southeast. The event focused on globalization and international business, as well as human rights and included speakers from Cummins Engines, UPS, Zoeller International, Clariant Chemical and entrepreneur Bill Heinz who founded the non-profit Amazing Global Marketplace. The event was coordinated by …

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JHS Band at historic Brown Theater

See the award winning JEFFERSONVILLE HIGH SCHOOL BANDS at the historic BROWN THEATER! In the 2015/2016 school year, the JHS Band Department has continued to build its tradition of award winning excellence. This year, the band has added many first time experiences to the long history of exceptional expectations. Among these first time accomplishments are: First time performing at the …

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IDOE Recognizes JHS As a School of Promising Practice

Jeffersonville High School has been recognized by the Indiana Department of Education as a school of Promising Practice in the area of College & Career Readiness and Work Ethic Certification. Jeffersonville High School’s Promising Practice is one of 200 education or wrap-around service programs to be recognized by the Department in honor of Indiana’s bicentennial celebration. Identified programs, like Jeffersonville …

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JHS Debate Team to Host Primary Debate Among Candidates Vying for the US House of Representatives

On Wednesday, March 16th, The Jeff High Speech & Debate Team is hosting a primary debate among the 5 Republican candidates vying to be the next Representative from the 9th Congressional District in Indiana. The debate will be held in the cafeteria at Jeffersonville High School, and will last from 7 – 9 PM.  This event is open to the public …

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Carnival with a Cause – JHS Theatre

The Jeffersonville High School Theatre Department has been honored time and again because of their quality shows! This year they’re traveling all the way to Scotland for the Fringe Festival, with their production of Into the Woods. Of course a large trip like this with many students needs extensive funding, so the 2015 Thespian Society Graduates and the Jeffersonville Community …

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JHS Teacher Named Project Lead the Way Master Teacher

Congratulations to Dave Papenhaus from Jeffersonville High School for being selected as a Project Lead the Way Master Teacher. Project Lead the Way is a nonprofit organization that provides transformational learning experiences to students and teachers across the nation, through pathways in computer science, engineering and biomedical science. Dave has served as a teacher in Jeffersonville High School’s Project Lead …

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Together We’ll Grow Program

Greater Clark County Schools is excited to partner with Indiana University Southeast for the “Together We’ll Grow” program. As part of the district’s College and Career Readi-ness initiative, students will be introduced to the teaching profession while participating in the program. Jeffersonville High School students interested in a career in education attended their first session with representatives from Indiana University …

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Radio/Television Studio to Honor Ted Throckmorton

In 2014, Greater Clark County Schools began its pursuit of radio frequencies for both Jeffersonville and Charlestown through a process initiative by the Federal Communications Commission. The district applied for frequencies in both locations and secured its own license for Jeffersonville High School, and through an inter-local agreement with the City of Charlestown, secured a frequency that will be used …

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JHS Theatre Presents- The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon

The JHS Theatre Department presents The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon directed by KeNiesha Zell February 4-7. The fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm are turned on their heads in this fast-paced, rollicking ride as two narrators and several actors attempt to combine all 209 stories ranging from classics like Snow White, Cinderella, and Hansel and Gretel to more bizarre, obscure stories …

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