Departments & Programs


For a complete staff directory, with phone number, email and teacher websites listed, please click here.
To see ONLY staff at our school, type EJMS into the search/filter box just above the data listed.

6th Grade Odyssey
Brandy Crisp – Language Arts
Heather Wilbanks  – Math
Thomas Layfield – Science/Social Studies

Deanna Richards – Language Arts
Katie Morris – Math
Lisa Tolbert – Science

Frances Kwiatkowski – Language Arts
Anthony Sacchitello – Math
Alex Faulkner – Social Studies

Julie Crow – Language Arts & Social Studies
Emily Brown – Science & Math

7th Grade Odyssey
Cortney Campbell –
Amy Denton –
Science & Social Studies
Jonah Berkowitz –
Language Arts

7th Grade
Cammie Bagley –
Language Arts
Rachel Craven – Language Arts & Social Studies
Virginia Fouche – Math
Reeves Hitchcock – Social Studies
Allie Loder – Language Arts & Math
Tim Nichols – Science
Taera O’Connor – Language Arts & Math
Andrea Pittman – Math & Science


Vickie Huff – Computer Science Technology
Jaky Cervantes – Ag Tech
Kendall Steele – Art
Rebecca Heard – Band
Stephanie Harrison – Physical Education/Health
Jake Smith – Physical Education/Health
Christopher Strickland – Chorus
Lindy Holt – Read 180

Instructional Support Community


Paula Brett – Special Education Teacher
Derek Davis – Special Education Teacher
Patton Davis – In School Suspension Instructor
Wade DeHart – Special Education Teacher
Angela Griffin – Media Technician
Ellen Griswold – ESOL Teacher
Stephanie Hall – Special Education Teacher
Ansley Motes – Special Education Teacher
Lauren Milford – Intervention Specialist
Courtney Reed -Special Education Teacher
Donna Seagraves – Special Education Teacher
Shannon Skelton – Counselor
Hannah Sumner – Special Education Teacher
Terri Tyner – Media Specialist
Brooke Wilson – Instructional Coach


Front Office Staff

Kelly Howington – Bookkeeper
Dana Singleton – Registar/Administrative Secretary
Terry Smith – Front Desk Secretary
Victoria Smith – Clinical Assistant
Charlie Mehalick – School Resource Officer



Patricia Chancey
Jackie Cragg
Carol Ford
Mike Hutch

Lydelle Kirk
Susan Manley
Connie Mayberry
Amy Nelms

Missy Nix
Michele Nunn

Custodial Staff

Doug Ayers
Susan Ayers – Lead Custodian
Mary Beck
Jody Denton

Lori Ann Gower

Food Services

Martha Bart
Rebecca Bush

Meredith Gallman – Manager
Emily Miller-Duncan
Amanda Peavy
Abigail Saucier





What is a School-Parent Compact?

The purpose of the School-Parent Compact is to foster student achievement.  By signing the School-Parent Compact, East Jackson Middle School teachers, staff, parents, and students agree to work together to share the responsibility of helping students meet or exceed state, district, and school Academic/achievement goals.

EJMS_School-Parent_Compact           EJMS School-Parent Compact (Spanish

JCSS Parental And Family Engagement Plan 2020-2021


EJMS Robotics Club will meet each Tuesday after school from 3:45 – 4:45 starting September 10, 2019. If your child is interested please contact Ms. Huff through email: 

Click here to learn more about the EJMS Robotics Club

Welcome to Agricultural Education and FFA!
This school year is going to be a GREAT year! I will use the websites below to update you on our FFA chapter activities, so be sure to follow us to keep up with us! We also have class reminds set up. Please join your respective remind to receive information!
6th grade remind:
Text ejmsag to 81010
7th grade remind:
Text ejmsag7t to 81010″
Do you like to sing? Then, you should be in the East Jackson Middle School Chorus. Chorus is a class designed to allow students to explore singing and make music with their friends. During the year, we will learn to sing better, enjoy music, take trips, and make new friends. If you interested in singing with us, please join us. You can learn more about the Chorus Program click here.
Christopher R. Strickland