Please fill out the application (click the GHSGT link above) if you have completed all graduation requirements except the GHSGT requirement. Take the completed form to Jefferson County High School Counselor's office for verification. Once the application is verified and approved the applicant will be notified.
Has Covid-19 raised questions related to the school system that we have not answered with our bulletins and announcements? If so, email your questions to Covid19@jefferson.k12.ga.us. Your question will be directed to the school staff member who can best answer.
For more information, call (800) 848-3868 or visit
Congratulations to Carson Cooper who was named Jefferson County High School and Jefferson County 2020-21 STAR Student recently at a luncheon hosted by the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce. Carson named Grant Davis, band director at Jefferson County High School, his STAR Teacher.
Ms. Baylee Messe
December "Rookie of the Month"
Ms. Courtney Burton
As of April 5, Jefferson County's total census response rate is 37.4%.
Georgia’s total 2020 Census self-response rate is currently 42.1%. That makes us 34th out of all 50 states, Washington D.C., and Puerto Rico.
Remember to encourage everyone to complete their 2020 Census:
In collaboration with all stakeholders, Jefferson County Schools will be the economic future of Jefferson County and prepare students for success in an ever changing world
We will prepare all students to be college and career ready by providing a challenging curriculum (rigor) that connects students’ lives and their futures (relevance) in a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment (relationships).
We believe in restorative practices which is a framework for healthy relationships built on a culture of: