Sumner Hill Junior High


  • Welcome to Sumner Hill Junior High School, the Clinton Public School District's ninth-grade school. Sumner Hill is an A School, the highest possible academic ranking a Mississippi school can attain. For more information or to schedule a tour, call 601-924-5510.


    Office hours: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

    Classes: 8:15 am – 3:40 pm

    Earliest Dropoff: 7:30 am  & Latest Pickup: 4:15 pm


    CLASS OF 2021
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    Sumner Hill Junior High School Coffee Talks

    All parents are invited to meet with our administration regarding important topics that pertain to ninth grade students. Please come and enjoy coffee and donuts with us.

    September 13, 2017
    7:30 – 8:00 A.M.     SH Library
    Student Success Skills, Graduation Requirements

    November 15, 2017
    7:30 – 8:00 A.M.      SH Library
    Learning about our students-Generation Z

    February 21, 2018
    7:30 – 8:00 A.M.     SH Library
    Teaching Mindfulness to our students

    April 11, 2018
    7:30 – 8:00 A.M.      SH Library
    Preparing for State Testing



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    If you plan on attending the SHJHS Homecoming Dance, please click the link below to review the Dress Code Power Point. Attendees are required to view the PP before purchasing tickets!
    Tickets will be on sale BEFORE school begining Monday, October 2nd. Tickets will remain on sale through Friday, October 6th. Ticket sales are CASH ONLY! If you have questions or concerns, please contact the SHJHS Student Council Sponsors: 
    Kelly Nye - [email protected]
    Rebecca Brill - [email protected]
    Olivia Willson - [email protected]

    August Character Trait: Orderliness 
    August Character Trait Recipients

     August Teacher of the Month: Coach Stanford 
    August Teacher of the Month

     MCA School Counselor of the Year
    Congratulations to Mrs. Norton for being named MCA's School Counselor of the Year. 
    The school counselor of the year award recognizes a school counselor for outstanding service and achievement in the field of school counseling.  To be eligible, a nominee must hold a Master's degree in counseling, be a member of MCA for a minimum of 3 years, possess the personal qualities thought to be desirable in a professional counselor, and be currently employed as a school counselor.  The award is based upon the extent to which the nominee may have been responsible for bringing about innovations in their school counseling program and the provision of leadership in the further development of existing counseling services or the performance of outstanding services to their school.
    Mrs. Norton has been the school counselor at Sumner Hill Junior High School for 16 years, and has been in education 23 years.  

    Students and Parents
    It is important that students know and understand where they stand academically.  To assist with this, we have created an average calculator. Students can plug in there S1 and Q3 grades to calculate what they need to be successful for Y!.   

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    With a recent update to PowerSchool 9.1, the parent/student portal has been updated.  All users will now be required to create a new account and link their student access ID and password to this newly created account.  The process is extremely simple and will only take a minute to complete.  After clicking on the following URL address: 

    click on the CREATE ACCOUNT tab and fill in the information.  It is important to remember this log in information. Scroll down and add the access ID and password for your child or children.  If you do not have this information, contact your child"s school for assistance.  After entering this information, you will be immediately directed to the page for your child/children.  Make note of the District code that is provided for you on this page.  You can use that district code to activate the PowerSchool mobile app on your phone allowing you this same access from your mobile device. The PS app is free and the process for adding this app is also quick and easy.

    Please use the form below to request access ID and password

    Click here for parent notification options

    On the Canvas page (, there is now a place for parents to sign up to become an observer. This will link you to tyour student in Canvas. The only information they will need is:
    -student login
    -student password
    -parent's personal e-mail address 

    DOVE Award
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    Do you know a CPSD employee who really "gets it" when it comes to customer service? Please share your experience by nominating him/her for a DOVE Customer Service Award and help us honor the Dedication of Our Valued Employees.