JHS 100 Member Club Brunch & Scholarship Winners

JHS 100 Member Club Brunch & Scholarship Winners

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The 100 Member Club, Jamestown High School’s alumni group, again held their annual scholarship brunch. Annually, the 100 Member Club gives a scholarship of $4,000 to one male and one female Jamestown High school graduate. The club also gifts the school each year with a donation towards needed equipment […]

JPS Welcomes Students Back on September 6th for 2017-18 School Year

JPS Welcomes Students Back on September 6th for 2017-18 School Year

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools As the 2017-18 school year begins on Wednesday, September 6th, Jamestown Public Schools is gearing up to welcome back students for another great year. The first day of school, at all Jamestown schools, will be a Superintendent’s Conference Day. All students will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. All JPS […]

Jefferson & Persell Middle School Collaborates with TRC & Dream It Do It

Jefferson & Persell Middle School Collaborates with TRC & Dream It Do It

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jefferson and Persell Middle School technology students had an opportunity to visit Jamestown BPU and Cummins Engine as part of collaboration with The Resource Center (TRC), Jamestown Public Schools and Dream it Do it of WNY. The collaborative program was designed to help expose Jamestown Public School middle school […]

Kidder Memorial United Methodist Church Donates to Fletcher School

Kidder Memorial United Methodist Church Donates to Fletcher School

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Fletcher Elementary School Universal Prekindergarten classrooms were recently overflowing from a generous donation from the Kidder Memorial United Methodist Church. The church donated supplies for UPK teachers that they normally would have to purchase or have families purchase at the beginning of the school year. “It is wonderful to […]

Mattress by Design Donates Books to Fletcher School Fourth Graders

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools “Who is this kids?” asked Jordan Marsh to Fletcher Elementary School fourth graders. “Ellen DeGeneres!” “That’s right. The cool thing about her is that as a kid, just like you, she knew she wanted to make people laugh. So she followed her dream and became successful,” said Jordan Marsh, […]

JHS Graduate Matthew Leon Places in Top 8 In the Optimist Oratori cal World Championships

JHS Graduate Matthew Leon Places in Top 8 In the Optimist Oratori cal World Championships

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School 2017 Graduate, Matthew Leon, recently placed eighth in the world at the Optimist Oratorical World Championships in St. Louis. Leon was one of 49 contestants from around the world, including the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Russia, Afghanistan, and Myanmar, among others. Those 49 contestants competed […]

Jamestown Board of Education Appoints New Superintendent of Schools

Jamestown Board of Education Appoints New Superintendent of Schools

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Jamestown Board of Education appointed Dr. Bret Apthorpe as the new superintendent of Jamestown Schools at tonight’s meeting. Dr. Apthorpe will officially assume his superintendent duties in Jamestown on September 1. “I am extremely pleased with our selection of Dr. Bret Apthorpe as our new superintendent,” said Jamestown […]

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