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 […]

Wegman’s Donation to Washington School

Wegman’s Donation to Washington School

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Washington Middle School students, Cole Simmons and Spencer Trout, show off the generous donation Wegman’s made to the school’s PBIS program. With their donation, Washington Middle School was able to purchase items to use as rewards in our school store and to help support other fun reward activities. As […]

JPS Board of Education Announces Superintendent Mains Departure

JPS Board of Education Announces Superintendent Mains Departure

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Jamestown Board of Education announces that Superintendent Tim O. Mains will be leaving Jamestown to become the Superintendent of Schools for the Pine Bush Central School District in Orange County, NY on February 26, 2017. The Board will address questions regarding Superintendent Mains’ departure at the regular Board […]

JPS Announces Interim Superintendent

JPS Announces Interim Superintendent

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Jamestown Board of Education announced at tonight’s meeting the appointment of Sylvia A. Root as the interim superintendent effective February 27, 2017. Ms. Root has over 30 years experience in the New York State public education system including superintendent, principal, assistant principal and teacher. Ms. Root has worked […]