Ring School 4th Graders Create Projects Around Scientific Method

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Ring Elementary School fourth graders discovered a little bit more about the Scientific Method by creating Science Fair projects. Every fourth grade student crafted an experiment with topics ranging from “Baseball Bat: Wood or Metal?” to “What draws people to pet stores?” to “Energy from Garbage.” The projects were […]

Five Star Bank Surprises Calendar Art Contest Winner: Skylar Phiobrick Receives $500 for Samuel G. Love Elementary School Supplies

Article Contributed by Five Star Bank Five Star Bank announced the winners of their annual calendar art contest for students in first through third grade today. Skylar Phiobrick, 8, a second grade student at Samuel G. Love Elementary School, Jamestown, won for his colorful drawing, which will be featured in the month of August of […]

JPS Athletic Director Awarded Outstanding Administrative Health Advocate

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown Public Schools’ Athletic Director and Coordinator of Health and Family and Consumer Sciences, Ben Drake, was recently awarded the “Outstanding Administrative Health Advocate” from the School Health Advisory Council (SHAC). In Chautauqua County, for the past 10 years, representatives from each district’s School Health Advisory Councils (SHAC) have […]

JPS District Art Show Exhibit Open Through June 5

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Recently, a huge crowd of art lovers gathered in the Jefferson Middle School gymnasium for the opening reception of the Jamestown Public Schools’ District Art Show. With 270 student works ranging from kindergarten to 12th grade, including 50 three-dimensional pieces, the district’s talented artists had an opportunity to showcase […]

Two JHS Musicians Selected for Conference All-States

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School seniors Abbie Johnson and Kirstie Hanson were selected for the New York State School Music (NYSSMA) Conference All-State for horn and voice respectively. Ms. Johnson and Ms. Hanson traveled to Rochester to participate in a four-day festival culminating in a concert at the Eastman School of […]

Local Veteran Receives Jamestown High School Diplomas Through Operation Recognition

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools “I am here to confirm that Robert Lee Treharne has satisfied these requirements and is therefore eligible to receive a Jamestown High School Diploma,” said Jamestown High School Principal Mike McElrath. These few words have been spoken many times over the years at Jamestown High School but they took […]

Lincoln Elementary School Donates to CCHS Pennies 4 Paws

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Lincoln Elementary School recently raised $344.53 for the Chautauqua County Humane Society’s (CCHS) “Pennies 4 Paws” campaign. The Lincoln PTA then matched that amount for a total donation of $700. “It is awesome to see so many young people and their parents coming together for a great cause. We […]

JHS Senior Danielle Bertolini Wins Voice Of Democracy Speech Contest

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School senior, Danielle Bertolini, recently won the local VFW “Voice of Democracy” speech contest and placed second in Chautauqua County. Ms. Bertolini received the award at a VFW luncheon. Students’ speeches revolved around the topic, “Why I am optimistic about our nation’s future.” Ms. Bertolini completed the […]