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Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year at Jerry Zucker Middle School of Science. We are certain that all students will have an engaging, productive, exciting school year at Zucker. Students are encouraged to attend school every day, be prepared to do their best, be actively engaged in their learning, and be involved in all aspects of the school. We welcome  parents to visit often and volunteer; we value them as partners as we continue to grow as a school community of excellence.

School hours are Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:10 p.m. The office will be open Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.  For more information, contact 843-767-8383. 

Students and Parents, please be advised that any student who is tardy to school in the morning will need to have his/her parent/guardian come into the front office and sign them in.  Also, we do not sign out students after 3:30 in the afternoon.  Thank you.

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JZMS Yearbook
Ms. Jenkins-Scott and the Yearbook Committee are now accepting orders for the 2015-2015 yearbook.  Orders are due by October 2, 2015. Download an order form by clicking on the heading above.

For Dads
Click on the heading above to see important information about fathering from the National Center for Fathering and other sources.

What's Happening

Junior Scholars

education8th grade students quality to take the PSAT to try to become a South Carolina Junior Scholar by scoring either Proficient or Advanced on both the ELA and Math portions of last year's PASS test.  Congratulations are in order for the students who accomplished this: Devonte Alston, Kenny Coronel, Julia Guo, Trey Hensley, Ashton Manibusan, Angela Scott, Kory Singleton, and Godwins Tuyishime.  They qualified to take the PSAT here at school on Wednesday, October 14th. Those who score very well on this test will become South Carolina Junior Scholars. Students who did not qualify for this program may still take the PSAT if they and/or their parents wish. There is a fee of $15 for all students, including those identified above, to take the PSAT. Students who are not listed above and choose to take the PSAT cannot qualify to become a Junior Scholar no matter how they score. Contact Mr. Brooks in the guidance department at 207-3078 if your student is not listed above and you would like her or him to take this test. Also call if you have any questions.


Teacher of the Year

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Congratulations to Jerry Zucker Middle School's 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Kendra Jenkins-Scott! Mrs. Jenkins-Scott teachers 7th grade math.  Congratulations also to Mr. Mark Romano, Band Director, who is a Teacher of the Year finalist.

 

Rookie Teacher of the Year

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Congratulations to Mr. Kevin Fast, Jerry Zucker Middle School's 2015-2016 Rookie Teacher of the Year! Mr. Fast teaches robotics and engineering.

Certified Employee of the Year

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Congratulations to Mr. Alfreccia McCullough, Jerry Zucker Middle School's 2015-2016 Certified Employee of the Year! Mr. McCullough is a teacher assistant.

What People Are Saying About Jerry Zucker Middle School

"I am so happy that I sent my child to your school.  I have never met teachers that care so much about their students.  Zucker classes can be tough and it makes my boy better every day.  I sent you a boy and soon you'll be sending him to high school ready to be a successful man.  Thank you."   ZMS Parent 1-7-2013

"Mr. Hilden is awesome. How do I explain it....he gives us hard work. Adult work. But still treats us like we're kids. So we can make mistakes and not feel bad and try again...and in the end we've done "real" work...adult work."    8th grade Honors student in Mr. Hilden's ELA class

"My son goes to Zucker and I think it is such a great school.  I am proud of the way he is learning and the care of teachers and staff.  I want to thank every one."  ZMS Parent  12-16-2011


Jerry Zucker Middle School is included in the following national online directories:

Find the Best Public Schools
http://public-schools.findthebest.com/l/108693/Jerry-Zucker-Middle-School-of-Science

Great Schools
http://www.greatschools.org/south-carolina/north-charleston/3498-Jerry-Zucker-Middle-School-Of-Science/

K12 Academics
http://www.k12academics.com/national-directories/public-school/jerry-zucker-middle-school-science

School Digger
http://www.schooldigger.com/go/SC/schools/0144001533/school.aspx

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