UA-40635565-1
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Kennedy Road Middle School
280 Kennedy Road
Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3760 
Fax: (770) 467-4626

Principal: Dexter Sands

Assistant Principal: Ben Steele

Secretary: Jackie Copeland

Number of Students in Grades 6-8: 566

Number of Faculty and Staff: 70

2006-2007 projected pupil-teacher ratio-
6th Grade: 28:1
7th Grade: 28:1
8th Grade: 28:1

Extra-Curricular Activities:

  • Football
  • Computer Club
  • Basketball
  • Science Club
  • Softball
  • Academic Team
  • Pep Squad
  • Beta Club
  • Drama Club
  • Business Club
  • Cougar Steppers
  • 4-H
  • Sounds of Kennedy
  • Fitness Club
  • Student Government
  • Kennedy's Future Leaders of America

Special School Programs/Activities/Events:

  • Spirit Week
  • Band Concerts
  • Choral Concerts
  • Talent Show
  • Curriculum Night
  • Grandparents' Day
  • Honors Day Program
  • Dances
  • Mentoring Program

Partners in Education:
American Logistics
Church's Fried Chicken
Griffin Power
Conner-Westbury Funeral Home
Eagles Way Church
First Christian Church
GABA
Kendall Law Firm
Kroger
McCullogh Funeral Home
Searcy Memorial United Methodist Church

Additional Support Staff:

  • Graduation Coach
  • Math Academic Coach
  • ELA Academic Coach
  • In-School Suspension Tutor
  • Intervention Specialist
  • Parent Involvement Coordinator

Accomplishments of Students and Staff:

  • Teacher of the Year: Shelley Worley
  • Literacy Days Competition system and district winners
  • District 6 Honor Chorus
  • RESA Science Fair regional winners
  • Region Champion Girls Basketball Team
  • KnowledgePoints "You Make a Difference Award" winners
  • Raised $1160.00 for Relay for Life
  • Nutrition Department: Certificate of Accomplishment for serving 98% of students
    lunch each day
  • Challenge 24 Winners
  • Mayor for a day participants
  • 1st place Salvation Army Food Drive