Jennings County Middle School
Do Right. Say Right. Act Right. Live the Panther Way!
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Jennings County Middle School

A Message from Our Principal

Dear JCMS Families,

JCMS is a great place to teach and learn! Our teachers and staff are committed to a high quality learning environment as well as your student’s welfare and safety. The staff at JCMS works tirelessly to provide engaging and innovative experiences for JCMS students. There are exciting opportunities for all students in academics, athletics, arts and technology, and extracurricular activities. Please encourage your student to become engaged in JCMS activities.

This website provides families, students, staff, and community members with valuable information and support. Thank you for visiting. We hope you are able to find helpful information as well as links to schedules and other supports. Do not hesitate to reach out to us. You are always welcome.


Karen Pedigo

Karen Pedigo, Principal

"Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today." Malcolm X

Do Right. Say Right. Act Right. Live the Panther Way!

Welcome to Jennings County Middle School, home of the Panthers! JCMS is located in North Vernon, Indiana. We are a school of approximately 750 students and 72 staff members. We ensure every student will continue to realize their aspirations and will develop the knowledge, skills, and character qualities needed to succeed in our rapidly changing world.

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