Subjects Taught: P.E.
High School: Benton Academy High School, 1994
Community College: Holmes Community College, 1997 (Associate Degree)
College: Mississippi State University, 2000 (Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching & Coaching)
Graduate School: Mississippi State University, 2002 (Master’s Degree in Teaching & Coaching)
Teaching and Coaching Experience:
2000-2003: Track and Field Administrative Assistant Coach, Mississippi State University
2003-2005: Track and Field Assistant Coach, Jacksonville State University
2005-2006: Track and Field Assistant Coach and Teacher, Bevill State Community College
2006-2008: Track and Field Assistant Coach and Teacher, Troy University
2008-present: Physical Education & High School Coach, Overpark Elementary & Center Hill High School
Me llamo Jeremias!
Buenos dias. Mi clase es divertida . En esta clase nosotros corremos y jugamos.Tengo padres muy interesantes. Tengo un hermano. Tengo dos ahijados. Lexie es estudiosa y Southern es inteligente. No tengo abuelos. No Tengo Tios y una Tia. No Tengo Hermanas. Mucho Gusto!
Coach JJ Downs
Position: P.E. Coach
Birth date: August 1, 1975
Birthplace: Jackson, MS
Hometown: Yazoo, MS
I am now in my thirteenth year of not only being the Overpark Elementary physical education teacher but also the coach of the Center Hill High School Mustangs track & field team. I am a native of Yazoo City, Mississippi I graduated from Benton Academy in 1994 where I lettered in football, basketball, track, tennis, and baseball. I received my associate degree from Holmes Community in 1997. I received my bachelor's degree in teaching and coaching from Mississippi State University in 2000 and a master's degree in teaching and coaching from Mississippi State in 2002. I was a three sport letterman winner at Holmes Community College from 1996-1997. I also lettered in Track and Field at Mississippi State University where I was a member of the track team from 1997-1999. I began my teaching and coaching career at Mississippi State University as the administrative assistant coach in 2000. I then moved on to Jacksonville State University from 2003-2005, Bevill State Community College from 2005-2006 and Troy University from 2006-2008.
Please have your child wear tennis shoes and brings a water bottle to PE every week. This is for their safety. Thanks for your support of Overpark PE Department