About JDD
Mission Statement
The mission of J. D. Dickerson Primary School is to educate the whole child by providing multiple opportunities to meet individual needs of all students while nurturing the development of the young child. In a cooperative learning environment, students will try to meet or exceed standards necessary to build a firm academic foundation. Our students will grow and learn in an atmosphere where colleagues, parents, and the community work collaboratively to achieve this shared educational purpose in a positive manner.
Vision Statement
The vision of J. D. Dickerson Primary School is building on a tradition of excellence by nurturing a firm academic foundation and general well being of all students by promoting growth in each area of development.
About the School

Hello Everyone:

It is with great excitement that the Faculty and Staff of J. D. Dickerson Primary welcome each and every student, parent, and community member to the 2019-2020 school year. We are honored and privileged to be a part of your child’s educational process. This is a big responsibility that we take seriously. It is our goal to encourage all of our students to reach the utmost of their abilities. We want to develop them academically, intellectually, socially, and physically while they are here at Dickerson. We believe that all; the school and community must work together as an extended family in order to ensure the success for all of our students. We look forward to having you as part of a TEAM to help your child have a wonderful experience learning all of the basic skills necessary to become a successful person.

J.D. Dickerson Primary includes Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and First Grade. We expect a student body of approximately 530 and have a staff of 80. We all look forward to working with you and your children.

If we can ever be of assistance to you, please call us at (912) 537-3421


Brenda McLain


J.D. Dickerson Primary School