Jefferson Davis Middle is an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) school. AVID is a program designed to prepare students to succeed in high school and college. ALL JDMS STUDENTS at are REQUIRED to have a three ring three inch binder with eight tabs. Binders are a NON-NEGOTIABLE at Jefferson Davis. Students are expected to bring their binder to school every day to each class. One binder allows everything to be in one place—all content areas are included in this one binder.
Students are expected to enter into each core classroom with their binder. If a student doesn’t have his/her binder, the following consequences will apply:
1st Offense Student sent to the House Administration Office and Parent Notified
2nd Offense Parent Conference and Student Contract
3rd Offense Student will participate in after school detention