JPS Announces Appointment of Jefferson Middle School Principal

JPS Announces Appointment of Jefferson Middle School Principal

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown Public Schools announced the appointment of Chad Bongiovanni as the new Jefferson Middle School principal at a recent Board of Education meeting. Mr. Bongiovanni was most recently the assistant principal at Jefferson Middle School. “We are thrilled that Mr. Bongiovanni accepted the position as principal at Jefferson Middle […]

AJP Awards the Karen Hessney Scholarship

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Association of Jamestown Paraprofessional recently awarded its annual Karen Hessney Scholarship to JHS 2015 graduate, Adam Phillips. The $1,000 scholarship honors the memory of AJP member Karen Hessney, who passed away from cancer, and is awarded to an outstanding student based on a written essay. The AJP contributes […]

JHS Announces 2016 Commencement Speaker Kim Sinatra

JHS Announces 2016 Commencement Speaker Kim Sinatra

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School is proud to announce its 2016 Commencement Speaker, Kim Sinatra, a 1978 Jamestown High School graduate. Ms. Sinatra currently serves as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Wynn Resorts, Limited, a $10 billion mark cap NASDAQ company, which owns and operates luxury destination casino resorts […]

Washington Middle School Anti-Bullying Poster Contest Winners

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools The Washington Middle School Builders Club and the Battle Cry Club hosted an anti-bullying poster contest last month. The Kiwanis Club of Jamestown, who sponsors the Washington Builders Club, donated four, $25 Walmart gift cards. There were over 25 entries submitted with one winner per grade level. “We thank […]

Three JHS Teachers Chosen as AP Readers

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School teachers, Norma DeJoy, Amy Thompson and Kristine Stronz, were selected to participate in the College Board’s Annual AP (Advanced Placement) Reading. Each June, AP teachers and college faculty members from around the world gather in the United States to evaluate and score the free-response sections of […]

11 JHS Athletes Named All-WNY Spring Scholar Athletes

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School is proud to announce that 11 students on the school’s spring varsity sports teams qualified as New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s (NYSPHSAA) Section VI Scholar Athlete Individual Awards. To qualify, each senior’s overall grade point must be an average of 90 or above […]

Three JHS Musicians Receive Mozart Club Scholarships

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Three Jamestown High School musicians, Ericka DaMaris Correa (clarinet), Sonia Angeli (voice) and Paige Stafford (clarinet), were recently presented Josephine Fenton Gifford Scholarship Awards by the Mozart Club of Jamestown. Ericka and Paige each received $1,000 and Sonia received $750. The scholarships will be used for the students’ college […]