Students & Parents
New Student Information
Learn more about student registration, including Kindergarten and Pre-K Registration and Screenings, on the Jefferson County Schools District Registration & New Student Information Page. Kindergarten and Pre-K programs are available at each of our in-person campuses, JCVA does not provide pre-K, Kindergarten, or 1st Grade courses.
Parent & Student Rights
Chapter 644 of the Public Acts of 2016 requires the department to annually compile a list of state laws related to the rights of students and their parents or legal guardians. This document includes a summary of the state laws that provide explicit rights to parents, legal guardians, or students and does not include all the legal protections and privileges afforded to students and their parents or legal guardians.
1:1 Laptop Support
Textbooks & Curriculum
Information regarding textbooks, curriculum, pacing guides, and course information can be found on the Jefferson County Schools Academics Page.
Each school has a Media Center and a Media Specialist. Students have access to print and digital books through the Media Center. Digital resources, are available to students through apps Classlink. During visits to the Media Center, students also learn library and computer science standards.
Jefferson County Schools Library Collection Policy
In accordance with Tennessee State Library Bill SB2247/HB2666 each school’s library collection can be viewed through the open access catalog linked below. The mission of the Jefferson County Schools Library Media Centers is to ensure that the highest quality materials are selected to meet curricular and independent reading needs of our patrons.
How to access school library catalogs: 1. Go to https://jc-schools.follettdestiny.com/common/welcome.jsp?context=saas08_4120687
2. Click on the name of the school you want to search*
3. Search catalog
*The Patriot Academy catalog is in the Jefferson County High School catalog
**The Jefferson County Virtual Academy catalog is available on the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL)
Registration Gateway Documents
Family Resource Center
The Jefferson County Schools Family Resource Center serves the community by connecting family, school, and community. Visit the Jefferson County Schools Student Services Page for contact information and to learn more about the services available for your family.
A school nurse is available at each Jefferson County School. Visit the Jefferson County Schools Student Services Page for to learn more.
Elementary school counselors provide classroom instruction in each classroom once per week (edit this if necessary.
Appointments may be made through the school office during school hours.
For additional information regarding school counseling, visit Jefferson County Schools Student Services Page.
JCVA Counselor Assignments
JCVA Students are assigned to Mrs. Taylor Grindstaff for school counseling services.
JCVA is not currently included in JCS partnerships with onsite counseling services.