Welcome to Kosciusko Junior High School

Welcome to the online home of Kosciusko Junior High School! We’re located in the city of Kosciusko, Mississippi, and we serve as the educational headquarters for approximately 520 outstanding 6th through 8th graders.

We have an excellent group of administrators, teachers, and staff members whose top priority is the success of your children. We understand that junior high is an important time in the life of every child, and we believe that the life skills they learn here will be instrumental in helping them become wise, responsible, young adults. We are extremely proud of the disciplined, learning-centered environment that we’ve created for the students here at Kosciusko Jr. High School.

Please feel free to browse our website and find out what KJHS can offer you and your child. Find out more about us, check out upcoming events on our calendar, learn about our awesome clubs and teams, and contact us with questions and feedback. We’d love to hear from you. Whatever it is you’re looking for, we know you’ll find it here at the home of the Whippets!

Latest News

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