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The Regional Youth Technology Fair will be held on Saturday, January 19th at Julia P. Bryant Elementary. All students who have signed up to participate need to check with Mrs. Borck before the event for competition details. Tech Fair

Posted 1/6/19

Send Kindness Mosaic

WJMS students designed and built a mosaic for the National "You Can Do the Cube" Mosaic Contest. With the message, "Send Kindness on Social Media", our students created the display with 588 Rubik's cubes. Prizes are awarded to the most popular display and online voting starts today through December 20th. To vote for our mosaic, go to and click on the contest album. "Like" our mosaic to enter a vote for WJMS. Thanks for your support!

Posted 12/4/18

Baseball meeting

Posted 11/14/18

Congratulations to the William James Chess Team! They placed third overall in the Ogeechee River Scholastic Chess Association (ORSCA) Chess Tournament that was held this past Saturday, November 10 at Statesboro High. There were 40 students competing in the Middle School Division, nine from William James. 

Chess Team

Posted 11/14/18

Tech Fair

See Mrs. Borck in the media center for more information.

Posted 11/14/18

Model United Nations
Congratulations to the WJMS students who competed in the Georgia Southern Model United Nations. The competition allows students to roleplay as United Nations delegates to debate issues on behalf of their designated country. The group won 2nd place overall in the competition and brought home several team awards including 1st place for Best Costume for Team Georgia. Complete list of WJMS winners can be found at

Posted 11/13/18

All week WJMS students have been collecting canned foods for the district's "We CAN Help" food drive. The final totals aren't in yet, but the stacks are impressive. Great job, Knights!

Food Drive

Posted 11/9/18

Congratulations to the WJMS football team! They won the region championship game 14-12 against Burke County.

Football Team

Posted 11/9/18

Congratulations to the Boys and Girls Tennis Teams. Both are Region Champions!

Girls Team

Boys Team

Posted 11/6/18

WJMS students participated in the 13th annual International Festival by representing India in the Global Village. As a result of their hard work sharing India's clothing, food, and information, the WJMS team was selected as the group with the best presentation. Congratulations, Team India. (Picture posted with permission from GSU's Office of International Programs & Events)

International Festival

Posted 10/30/18


WJMS is proud to announce a score of 80.8 for our College and Career Ready Performance Index. We have the largest overall increase in our CCRPI score for Bulloch County and our score is higher than the state middle school score average of 76.2 and higher than Bulloch County Middle Schools average of 78.5. CCRPI is a comprehensive school improvement, accountability, and communication platform for all educational stakeholders that will promote college and career readiness for all Georgia public school students. For more information, visit

Posted 10/29/18

Family Event

Posted 10/26/18

Red Ribbon Week Poster Winner
Congratulations to Julia Basquin! She was the overall county winner in the Red Ribbon Week poster contest. Julia will receive an iPad and her poster will be featured in this Saturday's Statesboro Herald.

Posted 10/25/18