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Mount Zion Track wins Wildcat Invtitational


Mount Zion boys and girls win the Wildcat Invitational this Saturday. Our program is stronger than ever. 

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Lauren Smith signs scholarship

Feb 16, 2015 • by Charles Battles • Mt Zion High School
We are pleased to announce that Lauren Smith signed a scholarship to the University of Memphis. Way to go lady bulldog.  More

Kirklin Varnado signed scholarship

Feb 8, 2015 • by Charles Battles • Mt Zion High School
Attention Mt. Zion Family:   Please join me in celebrating “National Signing Day” at Mt. Zion HS Wednesday, Feb. 4 th @ 9:00 in the Media Center for 1 st Team All-County & 1 st Team All- R More

Nic Thrasher

May 13, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt Zion High School
    Courtesy: Tennessee State Athletics NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee State linebacker Nick Thrasher received the C.R. Bickerstaff/Coach Bill Pace Uni versity S More

The Little Pony and The Code

Mar 25, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt Zion High School
The Little Pony and The Code There is a national story this week about the little boy who was bullied because he had a "Little Pony" bookbag. Since then, it has also come out that another little boy committed suicide because he too was bullied for the same More

We have "Unleashed The Bull"

Mar 20, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt Zion High School
Coach Bull Jones has been unleashed to begin the journey putting Mount Zion back on top in football. He has begun 6:00 am workouts in the weight room every Tuesday and Thursday mornings. I think the workouts have been averaging 40 peopler per day which is a good start but we are always hoping for More

This years track outlook.

Feb 16, 2015 • by Charles Battles • Mt. Zion Spring Sports
The future of Mount Zion Track is in question by many as to how good we will be after loosing so many seniors. Four of which are competing in college and two are nationally ranked currently. Loosing so many should make us vulnerable. But I know the program that pro More

Six MZ Wrestlers move on to sectionals

Feb 8, 2015 • by Charles Battles • Mt. Zion Winter Sports
Six wrestler moved on to the State Sectional meet. Coach Flanigan has done a great job. Way to go bulldogs. Quintavious Bussey was the standout winning the 220 division and is the area champion.  The six moving on are: *Leeland Little *Lawson Little *Hernando More

Boys win, boys win, boys win!!!!!!!!!

Apr 19, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt. Zion Spring Sports
The Mount Zion boys track team won the region 4 AAAAA championship on Thursday at Starr's Mill high school. To be honest is was a blow out with the team winning by 50 over the second place team. The following boys made it to the next round: 100 - Marquett Simmons, Kirklin Varnado More

Track update 3-14-2014

Mar 14, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt. Zion Spring Sports
Last Saturday the boys won the 4th Annual Eagle Invitational in a close race between Union Grove and Lakeside. This past Tuesday the school record in the 4x400 was broken. They ran 3:20. Joshua Simmonds broke his long standing personal record in the 300 hurdles with a 40.11. Kirklin Varnado ran a More

Literay Team wins Region Championship

Mar 14, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt Zion High School
I'm happy to announce that Mount Zion has continued our tradition of success with the annual Literary Competition! Our team won the 4-AAAAA Regional Competition, with the following notable finishes: More

Check out the videos of the 4x400 at the Lions Showcase

Feb 28, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt. Zion Spring Sports The boys are off to a great start finishing Runner up at the  Chic-Fil-A Invitational. The meet fielded top schools from all over the state. The bulldogs finished second out of 21 schools only to 6 AAAAAA powerhouse West More

Jv Baseball Win

Feb 21, 2014 • by Charles Battles • Mt. Zion Spring Sports
Under the leadership of head coach John Pecora the Mount Zion Bulldogs got their first win of the season yesterday. This is Coach Pecora's first year as the head coach. They defeated our sister school Charles Drew. Way to go bulldogs keep of the good work. More

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Mt. Zion student arrested for 'prank gone bad'

Apr 30, 2014 • WXIA-TV
JONESBORO, Ga. -- A student has been arrested at Mt. Zion High School after what the school's police chief called "a prank gone bad." It was the end of a confusing and emotional morning at the Clayton County school. Chief Clarence Cox said they were ... More

Georgia Guard visits local high school during Podium Week

Jun 16, 2014 • DVIDS
Staff Sgt. David Papava with the 221st Military Intelligence Battalion spoke about the wonders of military intelligence in front of a classroom during Podium Week for the Georgia Army National Guard on Dec. 11, 2013, at Mt. Zion High School, Jonesboro, Ga. More

Mt.. Zion High School locked down after gun scare

Mar 14, 2014 • MyFox Atlanta
A student has been arrested at a Clayton County school after bringing what school officials describe as a 'replica gun' on to the campus. The incident happened at Mt. Zion High School in Jonesboro. The school was put on lockdown until the weapon was ... More

Vote for the #Team11 Basketball Game of the Week

Jan 23, 2015 • USA TODAY High School Sports
It's time to vote again! Which game do you think should be the next #Team11 Basketball Game of the Week? Place your votes now! The winning game will have its Friday night highlights shown on 11Alive and WATL! Plus, our #Team11 Champions will come ... More

Stillwell proposed as new name for Clayton's 10th high school

Feb 28, 2014 •
##JONESBORO — Officials are recommending Clayton County's newest high school be named after a well-known pioneer in fine arts education. ##The name up ... ##Stillwell was a graduate of Union University in Jackson, Tenn., before continuing her studies ... More

Georgia has the third-lowest graduation rate in country

Nov 29, 2012 •
Jonesboro High School is at 58.45 percent; Mundy's Mill High School, 57.87 percent; Mt. Zion High School, 56.58 percent; Riverdale High School, 53.58 percent; Morrow High School, 51.29 percent; North Clayton High School, 48.82 percent and Forest Park ... More

Schools open house event set Aug. 8

Aug 3, 2013 •
##JONESBORO — Clayton County Public Schools officials have set a date for the district's annual open house. This year's event is Aug. 8. ##Meeting times are from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at elementary schools, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at middle schools and ... More

Teachers' Lounge: The Wave-Maker

Sep 20, 2012 • Huffington Post
This month, we interviewed Shekema. Shekema Silveri teaches English at Mt. Zion High School in Jonesboro, GA. She was Georgia's 2011 Milken Educator and is the founder of Silveri Service Learning Academy, a 6-12 charter school scheduled to open in ... More

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