The Foundation for Jonesboro Public Schools was established for the purpose of enhancing the quality of education and to promote academic excellence by procuring and providing the necessary funds for programs, including grants for teachers which benefit JPS students. All money raised from donations and brick sales go to provide grants for JPS teachers.
If you would like to make a general donation to The Foundation for Jonesboro Public Schools or donate to any of our scholarships or fundraisers, please use the Paypal link below! Please designate in the notes section how you where you would like your donation to go. Thank you for considering a donation!
Nominations for the 2021 Foundation for JPS Distinguished Service Awards are NOW OPEN!
Each year, the Foundation for Jonesboro Public Schools recognizes community members for their outstanding contributions to Jonesboro Public Schools. The Foundation welcomes nominations for these awards. To make a nomination, fill out this application and return it to the address below. Recipients will be honored at the JHS Homecoming football game on Friday, October 1, 2021 and at the Foundation for Jonesboro Public Schools Stormy Night Event on Thursday, September 30, 2021.
2021 Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award
This award is presented to a graduate of Jonesboro High School who has been an outstanding representative of our school district or has helped to improve the experience of Jonesboro Public Schools students through volunteerism, monetary donations, or a gift of goods and/or services.
2021 Distinguished Educator Award
This award is presented to a current or former Jonesboro Public Schools educator or administrator who has gone over and above to make our Jonesboro Public Schools the best they can be.
2021 Distinguished Community Partner Award
This award is presented to a community member, business, or organization that has shown exemplary support to Jonesboro Public Schools through volunteerism, monetary donations, or a gift of goods and/or services. Recipients do not have to be alumni of Jonesboro High School.
DEADLINE to order bricks to be placed
by JHS Graduation, is April 15, 2022.
The bricks are being placed on the east side of the Performing Arts Center.
The cost of an individual (4x8) brick is $75 and a family (8x8) brick is $150. All engraving will be capital letters. There is an additional charge of $10 for a logo and $10 for a symbol.
The logo and symbols must be on an 8x8 brick.
If you have questions or need help placing your order, please call 1-870-933-5800, ext. 12264.
Two convenient ways to order:
1) Order Online
Help raise money for grants for JPS teachers! Buy a raffle ticket for a chance to win:
- Traeger 22 Pellet Grill donated by Ditta Enterprises Inc. - value $600
- Maui Jim’s sunglasses donated by LensMasters - value $350
- $200 gift card to stock your new grill sponsored by Armour Bank
- 3 Yard Sprays donated by Mosquito Joe's - value $ 150
- Double G's Rubs and Seasoning gift basket donated by - value $130
- Yard Sign donated by 3G Yard Art – value $90