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*SM District includes Cullowhee Valley, Fairview, School of Alternatives, Scotts Creek, Smokey Mountain Elementary, and Smoky Mountain High.

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Classroom Supply Lists

Note: Supply lists are not provided for Blue Ridge Early College, School of Alternatives, or Smoky Mountain High School.  

Upcoming Important Dates


Kindergarten Academy

Call 586-2311 x1939 for info.
Kindergarten Academy is designed to give children an opportunity to interact with others in their home school and practice academic and social skills prior to beginning kindergarten. If you are interested in your child attending this academy, please contact Kelli Bumgarner at (828) 586-2311 x1939. There is no cost for Kindergarten Academy.

Summer Camps & Programs

JCPS Academic Camp
Phone:  (828) 586-2311 ext. 1939

Read to Achieve Camp
Phone:  (828) 586-2311 ext. 1939

Cullowhee Valley Camp

Fairview Kids’ Place

Scotts Creek Summer Camp

Smoky Mountain High
Pre-Algebra Math Camp





Accident Insurance

For info, Visit studentinsurance-kk.com

K-12 Accident Plans Available:

  • At-School Accident Only
  • 24-Hour Accident Only
  • Extended Dental
  • Football

To enroll, visit www.studentinsurance-kk.com and click the "Enroll Now" button.

School Based Health Center

For Info, Call
(828) 233-1685.

The School Based Health Center is a partnership between Jackson County Public Schools and Blue Ridge Health in Hendersonville.  Services such as acute care, basic lab testing, prescriptions, and sports physicals are available.  Sites are currently available at Smoky Mountain High School and Fairview School.  For more information, call (828) 233-1685.

Registration Packet (English)

Registration Packet (Spanish)

Forms & Documentation

CheckRedi Payment Services

Any check that is written to a JCPS entity and is subsequently declined due to non-sufficient funds (NSF) will be referred to CheckRedi Payment Services.

Frequently Asked Questions:
Q. What happens if I write a NSF check?
A. Individual(s) need to contact CheckRedi. The school cannot accept payment for the NSF check.

Q. What happens if I write two NSF checks?
A. Individual(s) need to contact CheckRedi. Jackson County Schools NSF Procedure states:
No checks will be accepted from an individual who has previously written two (2) checks that have been returned unpaid during the school year. This restriction will last for the remainder of the school year.

Q. What happens if Jackson County Schools will no longer accept checks from me? What other payment options do I have?
A. Cash, Lunch prepay.

Q. What if I have questions about NSF checks?
A. Please contact Kristie Walker, Finance Officer at (828) 586-2311 ext.1945.

CheckRedi Contact Information:
Phone: 1-800-239-1222
Email: customerservice@checkredi.com
Online Payment: www.checkredi.com

Health Assessment Transmittal Form

Required Health Assessment for New Students

Transfer Form