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PK-5
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Griffin, GA
Students enrolled: 464

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1233 Jackson Rd
Griffin, GA 30223

(770) 229-3717
(770) 467-4623
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September 05, 2014
The Principal trots around in her short skirts (that she should not be wearing) and acts like she is the best thing around. She talks about people behind their back if they don't kiss the ground she walks on. All the good teachers are slowly leaving and everyone knows why. This school has went DOWN hill since the new Principal came. She needs to do her job and stop trying to show face all the time. Now she has changed yet another thing. First no fall festival and now Grandparents day. Lay down the power trip and get more appropriate clothing!

- submitted by a parent
December 17, 2013
There are a handful of really great teachers at this school, that really care about the kids. All the rest scream at them and make them have silent lunch and sit out of recess even if they didn't do anything wrong but some kids in the class got in trouble. My child's teacher has made the comment that they should have silent lunch the rest of the week because it was so nice and quiet. They get NO social time and then they want to take away the one chance they get. I understand school is about learning, but they can't talk in carpool, can't talk before school in the gym, can't talk at breakfast and can't talk at lunch half the time. I agree with the last post about the school changing. This year has been totally different from last year. Slowly but surely we are getting pushed out of this school. Also if you go to pick your child up near dismissal time be prepared to be denied your child. That is unless you are "special". I have been told I have to wait until busses are dismissed. Makes NO sense. They should never deny anyone their child, we were late for an appointment because we had to wait 15 minutes. The rules are different for different people.

- submitted by a parent
October 02, 2013
This used to be a great school. Things started changing towards the end of last year and this year it is just awful. I know some change can be good, but parents don't feel welcome here anymore and their requests are not being met which is something the school has always done since my kids have attended. I am sad to say that I don't recommend it anymore. We still have 2 more years there, hope they go fast. I am considering private school.

- submitted by a parent
August 14, 2009
Great school, wonderful staff, hard working teachers, supportive administrative staff, friendly work environment, helpful office staff and absolutely saft. One of the best elementary in Griffn.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 10, 2008
This a very hardworking, dedicated staff. The Principal cares deeply for the students! Love it!

- submitted by a community member
no rating September 10, 2008
The child focused activities are awesome! The focus on academics keeps me coming back every year.

- submitted by a parent
September 10, 2008
Excellent administration and staff! The needs of the students are first and foremost! My child loves coming to school everyday!

- submitted by a parent
September 10, 2008
Great school where staff and administration love the students and push them to excel!

- submitted by a parent
June 25, 2008
There is a feeling when you enter the school that you are welcomed and appreciated. The faculty and staff are friendly and professional, you get the feeling that they are trult glad to be there an enjoy what they do. My child loves his school, and so do I!

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 22, 2008
The school, administrators and teachers are awesome. They are so helpful, open and willing to learn. What a fantastic school for students and parents!

- submitted by a community member
no rating November 21, 2007
My experience with this school has been great. My child is safe, nurtured, and is learning so much. The school gives off a very positive, creative and exciting impression. They have great policies and procedures and seem to enforce them in a very respectable and fair manner. Their attention to safety and learning are both impressive. Every department seems to do their job full out including the janitors and lunch staff. I am very happy with the quality of education and care my child is receiving.

- submitted by a parent
no rating November 16, 2007
Jackson Road is a great place for learning. Our students are involved in an array of unique learning activities created to meet their individual needs. We believe what we do in our standard-based classroom each day is 'preparing our students for tomorrow'.

- submitted by a teacher
August 25, 2003
Jackson Road Elementary is a great school! They have attainable high standards set for each grade that encourage each child to strive to be the best. They show genuine concern and care for the children...that includes the entire staff. I've never encountered anyone unpleasant. Everyone is courteous. And I love the way they encourage the children to read.

- submitted by a parent
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Jackson Road Elementary School
1233 Jackson Rd, Griffin, GA  30223
(770) 229-3717
Last modified Jackson Road Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Jackson Road Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 13 reviews. Top