About JMS

Mission Statement

Jonathan Turner Junior High

MISSION STATEMENT

A LEARNING COMMUNITY PREPARING PRODUCTIVE, RESPONSIBLE INDIVIDUALS DEDICATED TO EDUCATION.


  • Jonathan Turner Junior High School staff is committed to providing students with an educationally positive atmosphere where a purposeful curriculum and activities support the values of learning and citizenship.

  • Turner Junior High serves a diverse student population which comes from eight community-defined elementary centers. Jacksonville's deep commitment to serving a large population of special needs students provides unique educational opportunities. Inclusion is common in the school. Special needs students are served utilizing co-teaching strategies.

  • The organizational structure at Turner Junior High facilitates staff empowerment through teaming, departmentalization, building committees, teacher mentoring, and staff in-service.

  • Athletic programs, alternative intervention systems and Fathers and Mothers Involved in Learning and Youth (FAMILY) are also included as part of the adolescent centered, staff driven curriculum.

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