JHS 9th Grade Videography Students Win STEM Wars PSA Competition

JHS 9th Grade Videography Students Win STEM Wars PSA Competition

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The JHS 9th grade Videography team recently won the STEM Wars video production competition for Public Service Announcements. Teammates: Zackery Hayes, Caleb Cordner, Savannah Hazelton, Chloe Short, Sara Beebe, Vanessa Sanfilippo and Vanessa Pellittieri produced three PSA’s: “Cyber Bullying,” “Texting & Driving” and “Teens Under Stress in Schools.” The […]

JHS 10th Grade Videography Students Awarded Prize for Video at UB

JHS 10th Grade Videography Students Awarded Prize for Video at UB

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools JHS Videography students traveled to University at Buffalo to participate in High School Youth Film Festival and hands-on media production workshops at the Center for the Arts in the Department of Media Arts. JHS Grade 10 Videography students, Corin Derby, Camryn Wilson, Kaylee Chapman and Alexis Cowen won second […]

JHS 38th Annual Battle of the Classes

JHS 38th Annual Battle of the Classes

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School will hold its 38th Annual Battle of the Classes on Thursday, April 6th at 6:30 p.m. in the McElrath Gymnasium. The Battle of the Classes is a month-long fundraising effort by the school, which culminates in a festive competition between all JHS classes in fun events. […]

Lincoln Coin Wars Raises $800 for Fellow Classmate

Lincoln Coin Wars Raises $800 for Fellow Classmate

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Lincoln Elementary School students and PTA recently raised $800 during their annual Coin Wars for fourth grader Alexis Ackley who is battling cancer. Students collected money for two weeks and deposited it in buckets in the cafeteria. The students raised $740.60 and the Lincoln School PTA rounded the donation […]

Washington Middle School’s Musical – Peter Pan, Jr.

Washington Middle School’s Musical – Peter Pan, Jr.

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Washington Middle School’s School Musical, Disney’s Peter Pan, Jr. will be playing on Wednesday, March 29th and Thursday, March 30th at 7 p.m. in the Washington School auditorium. The 60-minute musical, designed for middle school performers, is based on the play by J.M. Barrie and the 1953 Disney film. […]

JCC & JPS Collaborate for Middle School STEM

JCC & JPS Collaborate for Middle School STEM

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Hands-on science, technology, engineering and math have been the focus of a collaboration between Jamestown middle schools and Jamestown Community College (JCC) in a unique after school program called Project STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Beginning in February, the program included six sessions that mixed all four STEM […]

Bush School Raises $2,019 for the American Heart Association

Bush School Raises $2,019 for the American Heart Association

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Bush Elementary School students and staff recently raised $2,019 for the American Heart Association through their annual “Jump Rope-a-Thon.” This is the eighth year Bush School has held the event and they have raised over $14,000 for the American Heart Association. In addition to jumping rope, students participated in […]