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Thank You John and Mary Franklin Foundation!

We are delighted to receive a grant award of $5,000 to fund our general operations from the John and Mary Franklin Foundation!  We want to thank the Foundation for once again helping to make a difference in the lives of so many deserving children and their families.  We are proud to partner with the John and Mary Franklin Foundation for the benefit of everyone
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Thank you to The Clothes Less Traveled

We would like to offer our sincerest gratitude to The Clothes Less Traveled for granting us $30,000 in support of our general operations!  On behalf of our children, their families, the staff, and the Board of Directors, we thank the Clothes Less Traveled for their loyal and faithful support of our mission, and we commend them for the generous support they provide to so
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Thank You Heritage Community Foundation!

Words are not enough to thank Heritage Community Foundation for their generous grant for the purchase of a new activity chair. Their support of the Joseph Sams School and other non-profit organizations in our community is appreciated beyond measure! Our students, families, and staff thank you!    


A Special Thank You To The Clothes Less Traveled

A very special thank you to Clothes Less Traveled for their continued generosity to The Joseph Sams School. As recipients of the 2016 grant of $25,000, we are so very grateful, and we hold Clothes Less Traveled in high regard not only for their support of our school, but also for the support they demonstrate to so many charitable organizations in our community. Thank
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Smith & Davis 50th Anniversary

Smith and Davis Clothing‎ is celebrating their 50th Anniversary by inviting the community to join them for a customer appreciation day Saturday, July 11th from 11am-5pm. There will be free food with proof of purchase, music, games, and indoor sales. There will also be a raffle with the chance to win items such as shoes or sunglasses! All proceeds from the raffle ticket sales
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Thank You Fayetteville Civitan and Line Creek Civitan Clubs!

The Upper School students recently hosted a Gratitude Dinner for both the Fayetteville Civitan and Line Creek Civitan Clubs. JSS is grateful for their generosity and support of our recent kitchen/cooking lab expansion. The clubs each donated $4,000 to the project and the Georgia District Civitan Foundation awarded two matching grants of $2,000. This support allows us to provide our students the opportunity to
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Thank You Mucklow’s Fine Jewelry!

The Joseph Sams School is honored to announce the continued support of Mucklow’s Fine Jewelry in Peachtree City. Mucklow’s will have a beautiful diamond necklace for auction at the school’s 28th Annual Dinner, Dance and Auction on May 16th. The sold out event will feature over 230 unique auction items. We are so very grateful for all of our continual, committed community sponsors and
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Learning is Fun in Preschool 2 !

Check out what our Preschool 2 classroom is learning about! Last week the students worked on the process of creating a flower garden mural.  First, the students painted a mixture of dirt, water, and glue on the paper, and then added the seeds and roots.  Later in the week they added the flowers and sun. As you can see by the outcome of the completed
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Race for Riley Update

If you registered for the 11th Annual Race for Riley, but did not pick up your shirt, you may do so through the month of May at The Joseph Sams School. The school is located at 280 Brandywine Blvd, Fayetteville, 30214.  


JSS Receives a Grant to Help Support Life Skills/Vocational Training Program

We’re grateful to receive a Restaurant Community Grant from our local Fayetteville @OliveGarden and Peachtree City @LongHornSteaks. This grant helps us to continue providing vocational and life skills training to middle and high school-aged youths with disabilities who attend the school. The Life Skills/Vocational Training Program at The Joseph Sams School teaches vocational job skills, communication, functional academic, daily living, and social skills to
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