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Cortney Junior High School

The mission of Francis H. Cortney Junior High School is to create an environment that is “student centered” where respect, motivation, and responsibility challenge students academically, behaviorally, and socially as they transfer from elementary to junior high to high school.

Francis H. Cortney News


  • Click on our TWITTER feed at the TOP for updates, useful information & links related to Cortney JHS and CCSD. 

  • Check out the latest CBN Broadcast by clicking on the Students Tab > then > Student Information!
  • Check  our Counselor’s page by clicking on the Staff tab > then > Counselors. Where you can visit our Virtual Calming Room .

2020-2021 Cortney JHS Virtual Open House

Click on the button below to view our Virtual Open House Presentation

2020-2021 Cortney JHS Bell Schedule

2020-2021 CJHS Student HYBRID Bell Schedule- click on link below to access schedule. Begins March 22, 2021 for ALL students.

Food Distribution @ Cortney JHS

CORTNEY JHS MEAL DISTRIBUTION -- Effective 3/22 times are 12:10 pm to 3:10pm Location: Enter on Tunis, Behind the Cafeteria Students are encouraged to go during their scheduled lunch times (MTThF 11:45 -12:15 pm & W 11:30 - 12:00pm) and during independent study times. For More Information

CCSD Student Calendar

2020-2021 CCSD Student School Year Calendar.

Getting Started In Canvas

10 Things to Know When Getting Started in Canvas as a Student

Getting Parents Connected with Canvas

5 Steps for Parents to Stay Connected to their student's Canvas Accounts.


Don't forget to log in your and get your minutes in so you can level up in ELA and Math!


Right now the Clark County School District is serving about 320,000 students. Each one of these kids only has one shot at school.


Creating one friendly place for for students to log in to access Canvas, Infinite Campus, and other resources.

Safe Voice

SaveVoice is the new statewide reporting system for threats to school and reports of bullying.

Cortney JHS Plan of Operation

Plan of Operation consists of our strategic budget and School Performance Plan.

CCSD Health Services

The Health Services Department enhances the educational potential of all students in the Clark County School District by promoting and supporting each student’s social, emotional, and physical well-being including identifying and addressing the unmet needs of students and families.

Distance Education

Get information and links about CCSD regarding Distance Education and other resources.

Board of School Trustees

Get to know your Board of School Trustees and learn about upcoming board meetings.

Rave Review

Want to give a shout out to a teacher or another CCSD employee? A Rave Review is recognition for something exemplary and gives you the opportunity to recognize a CCSD employee who has truly gone above and beyond the call of duty.

Student Organization

Providing students with training in organization skills, individual responsibility, and group responsibility.

Cobra Athletics/Clubs

Promoting completion of quality work and encouraging conduct consistent with a positive learning community

Distance Ed. Guide

Preparing students for their first few days of school.

April 23, 2021
Quarter 4 Grade A

Make sure you turn in all your assignments before Grade A ends.

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What we tell our students!

Education is the key to everything that is good in our world today.

The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go

Dr. Seuss

Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace


Education is a once in a lifetime opportunity to open children’s hearts and minds to the unbelievable wonder of the universe.

Sir Anthony Seldon