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Principal's Corner: 

We look forward to welcoming back families to the start of the new school year. Below please find Back to School Registration Information:

7th Grade Registration
Tuesday, August 23 
•Last names starting with A-K will come in from 9:00-11:00 with a family presentation at 10:30.
•Last names starting with L-Z will come in from 1:00-3:00 with a family presentation at 2:30.

8th Grade Registration
Thursday, August 25
8th grade registration will be held from
 9:00-11:00 with a family presentation at 10:30.

9th Grade Registration
Thursday, August 25
9th grade registration will be from 1:00-3:00 with a family presentation at 2:30.

Beth Grillo
Principal, Jeannette Junior High

Our Mission

The Jeannette Junior High Community will provide all students with a positive learning environment in which they can become respectful, responsible, and productive citizens.
Events and Announcements

Students must have their ID card on them at all times during the school day.   All students will receive an ID at the beginning of each school year. 

 Please check the Principal's Corner for upcoming events and announcements for Jeannette Junior High School.

UCS Vision

  Utica Community Schools, in partnership with our community, will empower students to positively transform their future and the world.


UCS Mission

Utica Community Schools ignites a passion for learning in all students. We strengthen our community by welcoming all learners, honoring culture, and inspiring remarkable growth and achievement. We accomplish this by:

• Ensuring students are at the heart of all decisions

• Collaborating with all stakeholders

• Providing a safe and supportive environment

• Encouraging mindsets that are open to innovation

• Reimagining what school can be

• Promoting high expectations throughout Utica Community Schools

• Committing to multiple pathways toward excellence and achievement for all