Future Raider Football Camp

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Jamestown Red Raider Football Team will hold a “Future Raider Football Camp” on Monday, July 28th to Thursday, July 31st from 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Strider Field, 195 Martin Road, Jamestown. Students ages 6-13 are invited to a football camp designed to develop fundamental football skills. […]

Persell Middle School Principal Named SAANY’s Region 12 Principal of the Year

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Persell Middle School Principal, Phil Cammarata, was recently awarded the Bill Grobe Middle School Principal of the Year by the Western NY branch of School Administrators Association of New York (SAANY). Mr. Cammarata was presented the award, which is in recognition of outstanding performance in educational administration at a […]

Love Students Develop Social Skills with Jackson Pollock & Art

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools A group of Love Elementary School third grade students splattered, sprinkled and spread paint outside their art room in honor of the famous American painter, Jackson Pollock. The students were finishing up a unique collaboration between art teacher, Anna Sandberg, and school counselor, Patty Duncanson. The project helped students […]

JHS Senior Alex Harvey Named Volunteer of the Year for Chautauqua Striders

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools JHS Senior Alex Harvey was recently named the Chautauqua Striders’ Volunteer of the Year during a reception sponsored by the United Way of Southern Chautauqua County. Pam Gustafson, Chautauqua Striders’ Academic Coordinator, presented the award to Mr. Harvey at a ceremony. “I met Alexander when he attended Holy Family […]

JHS Announces 2014 Commencement Speaker, Dr. George Carlo, from the Detroit Tigers, Secrets of Champions

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School is proud to announce its 2014 Commencement Speaker, Dr. George Carlo from the Detroit Tigers. Dr. Carlo, a 1971 Jamestown High School graduate, is currently in his tenth season as Performance Coach in the Detroit Tigers professional baseball organization, and the present Board Chairman at Secrets […]

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 […]