JHS Business Students Compete in JA Stock Market Event

JHS Business Students Compete in JA Stock Market Event

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Students in Jamestown High School’s Introduction to Business class, taught by Dave Munella, attended a stock market event in Buffalo sponsored by Junior Achievement of Western New York. The annual event takes place through out the country and 500 students from Western New York competed in teams of four […]

JPS Students Participate in Jr. High Area All-States

JPS Students Participate in Jr. High Area All-States

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools “The NYSSMA Junior High Festival is only for students in grades 7-9 in the Western New York Area, so clearly Jamestown was well represented by these fine students,” said JHS Orchestra Director Katie Derrenbacher. “They have reached a high-level of playing for their age. Being accepted into these ensembles […]

JHS A Cappella Vespers

JHS A Cappella Vespers

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Jamestown High School A Cappella Choir will hold its 92nd Annual A Cappella Vespers on Sunday, December 18th at 4 p.m. in the First Lutheran Church. This long-standing JHS tradition with beautiful music will get you in the holiday spirit. The event is free, but includes a free […]

JHS Junior Ethan Glatz Wins Voice of Democracy Speech Contest

JHS Junior Ethan Glatz Wins Voice of Democracy Speech Contest

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School junior, Ethan Glatz, recently won the local VFW “Voice of Democracy” speech contest. Students’ speeches revolved around the topic, “My Responsibility to America.” Ethan completed the speech as part of Barbi Price’s JCC College-Level Public Speaking class. “Everyone needs to comfortable and ready to speak in […]

Jefferson Middle School Holds Annual Veteran’s Day Gathering

Jefferson Middle School Holds Annual Veteran’s Day Gathering

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jefferson Middle School fifth-graders from Gina Hess’ and Ruth Kriese’s classrooms recently held a ceremony to honor local veterans. Students served veterans dessert and beverages and entertained them with songs, poems and stories, to thank them for their service to our country. The Veterans Day Celebration is an annual […]

JHS’ Erros Quinones Represented NYS in National FBLA Competition Thanks To Generous Donations

JHS’ Erros Quinones Represented NYS in National FBLA Competition Thanks To Generous Donations

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School 2016 graduate, Erros Quinones, recently represented New York State at the National Future Business Leaders of America National Leadership Conference in Atlanta, GA. Mr. Quinones competed in the Impromtu Speaking category along with 101 other contestants from across the nation. Mr. Quinones’ trip, along with his […]

JHS Honors August Graduates at Ceremony

JHS Honors August Graduates at Ceremony

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School recently held an August Graduation Ceremony to honor three graduates: Jordan Allen, Luis Cruz and Richard Manhart. The ceremony was held in the Jamestown Board of Education meeting room with family and friends in attendance. Jamestown Board of Education members, Paul Abbott, Patrick Slagle, Dan Johnson […]

Joe DiMaio Honored with NYSSBA’s Everett Dyer Award

for Distinguished School Board Service

Joe DiMaio Honored with NYSSBA’s Everett Dyer Award

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Former Jamestown Public Schools’ Board President, Joe DiMaio, was recently honored with the New York State School Boards Association’s (NYSSBA) Everett R. Dyer Award for Distinguished School Board Service. For the first time in the award’s history, two recipients were honored: Mr. DiMaio and Deborah Coates of the Nassau […]