JD Dickerson News


Julie Caraballo Vidalia City Teacher of the Year
Caraballo is Vidalia City Schools Teacher of The Year!

The Vidalia City School System is proud to announce that their Teacher of the Year is Julie Caraballo. Caraballo, an 18-year veteran teacher, has been with the Vidalia City School System for 17-years and currently is a 7th-grade teacher at J.R. Trippe Middle School.

Tue Nov 23 01:54 PM

VHS Athletes and Homecoming Court at Dickerson
VHS Students Give Back to J.D. Dickerson

For the second time this year, Vidalia High School senior Football, Softball, and Volleyball players, along with Cheerleaders and members of the Homecoming Court, assisted J.D. Dickerson teachers and staff in greeting and helping with the morning drop off.

Fri Oct 15 03:19 PM

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Vidalia City Schools Receive State Recognition!

The Georgia Department of Education has awarded the Vidalia City School System with the title of 2020-21 Reward Schools – (the Title I schools making the most progress in improving student performance.) J.D. Dickerson Primary School was listed as one of only 157 schools in 77 school districts identified as Reward Schools.

Thu Jul 22 03:05 PM

JDD Principal Brandon Boston
Boston Set to Lead JDD!

Vidalia City Schools is proud to announce the appointment of Brandon Boston as the new Principal at J.D. Dickerson Primary School. Boston, who has served as the Assistant Principal at J.R. Trippe Middle School for the past five years, replaces Brenda McLain, who moves to the Central Office.

Mon Jun 21 09:58 AM

JDD Leadership Team
J.D. Dickerson Primary Holds Leadership Retreat!

The J.D. Dickerson Primary School leadership team held their summer retreat on June 3rd, under the direction of new Principal Brandon Boston. The Retreat allowed team members a chance to "express their grade level concerns, needs, and desires."

Tue Jun 08 10:37 AM

Tina Wheeler, Sue Sullivan, Denise Parson, Juanita Monroe & Teresa Pittman
Nutrition Named 2020 State Vision Program!

The Vidalia City School System’s School Nutrition Department was recently commended by the Georgia Department of Agriculture for “excelling in meeting the 2020 Vision for School Nutrition.”

Fri May 07 10:24 AM

JDD Adaptive Playground Equipment
New Playground Equipment for JDD!!

The Vidalia City Special Education Department recently purchased Adapted playground equipment to accommodate and support students with disabilities at JDD. This playground helps foster communication, motor, social, cognitive, and adaptive skills for students.

Mon Mar 15 03:52 PM

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Vidalia City Schools Announce 2021/2022 School Calendar

The 2021/22 School Year Calendar was approved Tuesday night by the Vidalia City Schools Board of Education.

Wed Jan 13 11:24 AM

Vidalia School Nurses w/Dr Kang
Kang Speaks to School Nurses

Dr. Doo Kang, O.D. of Vidalia Eyecare & Optical Center, recently volunteered to train the Vidalia City School nurses on common vision problems in kids

Thu Dec 10 03:22 PM

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Vidalia City Schools Introduce School Cash Online

The Vidalia City School District is proud to introduce a new way for parents to pay for field trips, yearbooks, spirit wear, athletic fees, and more. It's called School Cash Online, and it is a district wide initiative. 

Thu Oct 15 02:24 PM