"Building a Strong Foundation both on and off the field"
let's welcome our New Head Coach
Coach Marcus Jelks
Coach Jelks was a part of the first football team at SHS. Graduated in 2000 as a 4 year starter and received a Football Scholarship to South Carolina State University. Member of the SHS Ring of Honor. 2 time MEAC Player of the week.
Assistant Coach at SHS for 3 years.
Head Football Coach at Lithonia HS from 2009 - 2016; 2019.
Athletic Director at Lithonia HS from 2017 - 2020.
Married to Myss Jelks
Father to Mia Allysson Jelks. (1 year old)