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Jay Athletics This Week

Monday 5/9 None Tuesday 5/10 Baseball Regional Semi Final @ Holmes County (Bonifay) at 7:00 PM- Tickets will be sold at the gate Wednesday 5/11 None Thursday 5/12 Softball Regional Semi Final Home vs Northview at 6:00 PM. Ticket prices are set by the FHSAA and all tickets will be sold cash at the gate. Admission is $7.00  gates […]

Jay Pro Rodeo


Don’t miss out this weekend at the 21st annual Jay Pro Rodeo at the Ted May Arena. The annual 2 day event will be on April 29 and 30 at 8pm. Come early for good food and vendors. Free parking. $10 (cash only) to enter.  

Jay Track Hosts District


On Tuesday, Jay High hosted the District 1A track meet. Nine teams were in action. PCA won both the boys and girls divisions. Jay girls finished 4th while the boys finished 5th.

Royals in Action this week…

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Athletics for the week of April 18th   –  April 22nd     Monday; April 18th Varsity Baseball @ Home vs. Central Christian 6:30 P.M. (Senior Night – Seniors will be honored at 6:00 P.M.) 9th & Varsity Softball @Paxton 4:00 & 6:00 P.M. Tuesday; April 19th   Varsity Softball @ Pleasant Home 5:00 P.M. District Track @ Home 10:30 […]

JHS’ Rookie Teacher of the Year is…


On Friday Principal Benjie West and Assistant Principal Kevin Jordan surprise Hannah (Roberts) Laney with flowers and JHS’ Rookie of the Year title. Teachers vote every year who the Rookie of the Year will be. Teachers who have 3 or less years of teaching experience within the district qualify them. Congratulations Hannah!

JHS Sports this week…


Athletics for the week of February 28th – March 5th   Monday; February 28th Freshman Baseball @ Home vs. Paxton 4:00 P.M. Varsity Baseball @ Home vs. PCA 6:00 P.M. Tennis @ Home vs. Vernon 3:30 P.M. Tuesday; March 1st JV Baseball @ Flomaton 4:00 P.M. JV & Varsity Softball @ Home vs. West Florida High […]

‘Ol Diamond Store Art Contest Winners

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Christy and Keith Dewise, who now own the Ol’ Diamond Store in Brownsdale (old Raymond Diamond store), asked the JHS Art Department to come up with a contest allowing students to submit their entries of what their vision would be for a painted mural design on the side of the building.  On Friday, the winners […]

Jay High Gymnasiums Will Soon Have a New Name…

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Built in the late 80’s, the gymnasium at Jay High School has been known by the locals as “The New Gym.” That’s because Jay High School is the only school in Santa Rosa County that has two gyms. The “Old Gym” has been around since the 1950’s, so when the current gymnasium was built, the […]

Brian Watson Named Royals Head Football Coach


Jay High School didn’t have to look far to find their new head football coach. 1992 JHS graduate Brian Watson was named to his “dream” job on Tuesday to an auditorium full of young football players. Watson is currently the head softball coach  (17th year) and head girls basketball coach(4th year) at Jay. “To be […]

JHS Senior Marches in Hawaii


Hannah Diamond, a senior at Jay, was selected to march in the Varsity Spirit Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade commemorating the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Congratulations Hanna!