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Jenkins Middle High Campus News

Principal Eddie Whitaker Welcome Back Message from Principal Eddie Whitaker

Welcome back, everyone!

2017-2018 Student Handbook Now Online

The 2017-2018 Jenkins Student Handbook has been posted. 

2017-2018 School Year Calendar Posted

The Jenkins Independent 2017-2018 school year calendar has been posted. 

Coach Chandler WYMT's Pigskin Preview: Jenkins Cavaliers
Technology Resource Teacher Position Created by JIS Board

The Jenkins Ind. Board of Education voted unanimously to create a new teaching position to address distance learning. 

Open House First Open House of the New School Year

The first Open House of the new school year will be Monday, August 7th, from 6:00PM-7:30PM at Jenkins Middle High School.

3rd Annual Jenkins Back To School Bash 3rd Annual Jenkins Back To School Bash

3rd Annual Jenkins Back To School Bash

September ACT

Registration ends August 4th.

cavs Boosters/Red Book Training for Parents (RESCHEDULED)

Boosters/Red Book Training for Parents on Tuesday, August 1st, starting at 5:00PM in the library.

free sports physicals Free Sports Physicals

Free Sorts Physicals for any Jenkins Independent student.

Coach Chandler Jenkins Independent School Welcomes Coach Chandler to the Cavalier Family and Announces Parent/Player Meeting

Jenkins Independent School Welcomes Coach Chandler to the Cavalier Family and Announces Parent/Player Meeting

CAVS Games Cancelled Tonight

Tonight's HS Baseball game against Shelby Valley and our HS Softball game against Letcher Central have been cancelled and will be rescheduled to a later date.

Tournament All "A" 14th Region Tournament (Second Round)

We will be hosting the second round of the All "A" 14th Region Baseball and Softball Tournaments against Breathitt County, Tuesday, April 11th at 6:00PM. Admission to each event will be $5 per person.

Preschool, Headstart, Kindergarten Registration

Jenkins Independent School in collaboration with Jenkins LKLP Headstart will hold registration on April 11, 2017 from 3-5 pm.  Registration will be for next year’s preschool, Headstart and Kindergarten age children.  Registration will be held at Jenkins Elementary School. The Letcher County Health Department will be available for pre-enrollment physicals. For more information, you may contact principal Stacy Collier at Jenkins Elementary School by calling (606) 832-2711 or contact the Jenkins LKLP Headstart at (606) 832-4012. We hope to see you there!

Customer Satisfaction Survey

Our goal at Jenkins Independent School is to offer the best education and customer service possible.  Please complete the community satisfaction survey at the link below.  We value your feedback and will use it to help us improve so we can better serve our students and parents.  All responses are completely anonymous.

PALS March 2017 Letcher County Cares Donation Drive

Jenkins PALS College and Career Week Service Project

Gear up 2017, March Christopher Epling Family Event

Sponsored by GEAR Up

Seniors Cap & Gown Orders
CAVS 2017 53rd District Basketball Tournament

The 2017 53rd District Basketball Tournaments to be held at Knott County Central High School.

Jenkins Middle School Academic Team Jenkins Middle School Academic Team

The Jenkins Middle School Academic Team competed in district competition on Saturday, January 21st.  Jenkins placed 2nd overall in district competition.

Cavs MS Homecoming Tonight

There will be a MS Boys Basketball game tonight against Wesley Christian. This will be our MS Homecoming Game. We ask all attendants to be there at 5:45PM. There will be a MS Homecoming Dance immediately after the game until 10:30PM.

cavs Tonight's home Boys' Basketball game against Red Bird will be post-phoned to a later date.

Tonight's home Boys' Basketball game against Red Bird will be post-phoned to a later date.

cavs Tonight's HS Basketball Games

The girls' game at home tonight against Letcher County Central is still on, but the boys' game at June Buchanan will be rescheduled.

BCW Bluegrass Championship Wrestling

Jenkins Independent School's Softball team is hosting a BCW event on Saturday, February 18th, 2017 starting at 8:00PM.

CAVS All "A" Region Tournament (Second Round)

The second round matchups between Jenkins and Breathitt County will be hosted at Jenkins Independent School on Tuesday, January 10th. The girls' game starts at 6:00PM and the boys' game will start at 8:00PM.

Cavaliers HS Girls Basketball Game at Shelby Valley on Wednesday has been rescheduled to Thursday, January 12th at 6:00PM (JV) and 7:30PM (Varsity).

HS Girls Basketball Game at Shelby Valley on Wednesday has been rescheduled to Thursday, January 12th at 6:00PM (JV) and 7:30PM (Varsity).

Cavaliers Tonight's HS Girls Basketball Game at Shelby Valley has been rescheduled to Wednesday, December 21st at 7:30PM. JV will be at 6:00PM.

Tonight's HS Girls Basketball Game at Shelby Valley has been rescheduled to Wednesday, December 21st at 7:30PM. JV will be at 6:00PM.

Brian with Check United Way Joins Jenkins Independent Personalized Learning Initiative

Jenkins Independent was presented with a $3000.00 check from United Way to purchase technology to support the Summit Personal Learning Platform.

KIP Survey
volleyball Green Out

We would like to encourage all staff and students to wear green on Tuesday, November 17th in support of our volleyball team as they play in the first round of the 53rd district tournament.

1st 9 Weeks Grades and KPrep Scores

Grades for the first nine weeks will be sent home with each student on Friday, October 7th. We will also be sending home each students end of the year KPrep scores from this past spring.

Letcher County Chamber of Commerce Letcher County Chamber Scholarship

Joe Depriest will be at Jenkins Middle High on Thursday, October 6 at 1:00 pm to present information on the Letcher County Chamber of Commerce's scholarship program to the senior class.

Away Volleyball Game on Thursday, October 6 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, October 5 at Shelby Valley.

Away Volleyball Game on Thursday, October 6 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, October 5 at Shelby Valley.

Change in Start Time for Football Game

The away football game vs South Floyd on October 7th will start at 7:00.

Homecoming Dress Up Days

Participate each day to help your class gain points towards the Color War on Friday.

2016 All "A" Volleyball Tournament Information
Fall School Pictures

Fall photos will be on Monday, September 26th.

Lady CAVS Are Going to State

The Jenkins Lady Cavalier Volleyball just won the 14th Region All A Tournament!

Meet MSU Night

Attention Juniors and Seniors!  Meet MSU Night is Tuesday, September 20, 2016 from 6-8pm at the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville.  Come out and learn what Morehead State University has to offer.

Paying for College 101

Financial Aid & FASFA

Thursday at 1pm, KHEAA will be hosting a “Paying for College 101” session with our seniors and a 5:30pm session with our parents.  Please come out and learn about the Financial Aid process and completing the FAFSA.  Thank

Happy Thanksgiving

A note from Mr. Whitaker

Summer Feeding

The Jenkins Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

Jenkins Mural Project

Enter to Win Art Supplies

Donors Choose Project

I want to make sure my students have the materials they need to succeed, so I just created a request for my classroom at DonorsChoose.org

Attention Juniors & Seniors

See Blue

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016 from 7-9pm…  at the East Kentucky Expo Center will be the University of Kentucky’s “See Blue” Preview night.  For more information, please visit   seeblue.com/previewnights.

Summit observation in Mr. Bentley's class University of Kentucky Professors visit Jenkins Independent

Abbie Combs from KVEC, and Doctors Lu Young and Linda France came to Jenkins to observe the Summit Learning Platform in use.  

The Home HS Volleyball against Shelby Valley has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Septmeber 28 at 6:00PM.

The Home HS Volleyball against Shelby Valley has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Septmeber 28 at 6:00PM.

2017YoungWomenLead Young Women Lead

recognized at Board of Education Meeting

2017StateRepresentative State Representative

Angie Hatton

Christmas Concert

Middle and High School Bands, Choirs, and the 4th/5th Grade Band - Christmas Concert on December 12 at 7:30 pm!!

College Fair 2016 College Fair

College Fair a big success!

2017FamilyNight GEAR-UP Family Night

with Christopher Epling

2017CollegeCareerFair College & Carrer Fair

and Operation Preparation

JMS 2016 Girls Basketball Team Middle School Girls Basketball

County Runner-Up

Go H2O Project

Jenkins Independent School District is partnering with the Go H2O project.

Kenneth Sexton 8th Grade Percussionist at JMHS accepted into the KMEA District 9 Middle School All District Band!

8th Grade Percussionist Kenneth Sexton for being accepted into the KMEA District 9 Middle School All District Band!

2017 GEAR-UP Young Woman Conference Young Women Lead Conference

at Eastern Kentucky University, through GEAR UP and Berea College

Jenkins' Pep Band Jenkins' Pep Band is Back!!!

Jenkins' Pep Band is Back!!!

UK Summer Programs

UK AHEC Summer Enrichment Camp & Health Researchers Youth Academy

Attendance Banquet Attendance Banquet

Berea College and GEAR UP sponsor an Attendance Banquet for Jenkins Middle High School

2017 Jenkins Independent School Football Schedule 2017 Jenkins Independent School Football Schedule

The 2017 Jenkins Independent School Football Schedule is complete.

Published Educators as Jenkins Independent School

Jenkins Independent School is very proud and honored to have two of our very own teachers have some of their work published. We our so happy to have them as part of the Cavalier Family!

#GOCAVS