JHS Announces 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

JHS Announces 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School is proud to announce its 2017 Valedictorian, Kelly Emerson, and Salutatorian, Madison Card. “These young women have worked extremely hard during their high school careers and are most deserving of these honors,” said JHS Principal Mike McElrath. “Their commitment to academics is a testament to their […]

JHS Holds Blood Drive for Community Blood Bank

JHS Holds Blood Drive for Community Blood Bank

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School’s Honor Society and Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) students recently volunteered their time to run a Blood Drive for the Community Blood Bank of NWPA and WNY. Fifty-one students donated blood, which is record number for Jamestown High School. The Community Blood Bank supplies blood […]

Ring Elementary School UPK Holds Nursery Rhyme Family Engagement Activity

Ring Elementary School UPK Holds Nursery Rhyme Family Engagement Activity

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Ring Elementary School UPK recently held a Nursery Rhyme Family Engagement activity where students became the “teachers” helping their parents learn nursery rhymes. The Ring Elementary School’s UPK event had 100 percent family participation. “We promoted nursery rhymes because children who are fluent with nursery rhymes at a young […]

Jefferson Middle School 5th Graders Support Mental Health

Jefferson Middle School 5th Graders Support Mental Health

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jefferson Middle School fifth graders in Gina Hess’ class are raising the school’s knowledge of good mental health by showcasing Mental Health Awareness Month. The students are encouraging everyone in the school to wear green every Friday in May. In addition, they are selling green lollipops and fidget spinners […]

JHS Holds Academy Day

JHS Holds Academy Day

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools “All of these guys started in different positions but as they worked up through, they gained knowledge. When we post a job for an inspector or assembler, whatever might be needed, these guys got the opportunity to apply and get the job because of the knowledge they gained. That’s […]

JHS Honor Society Inducts New Members

JHS Honor Society Inducts New Members

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School held its annual Induction Ceremony for the Jamestown Chapter of the National Honor Society this week with 33 new inductees. The new inductees were: Seniors: Tyler Anderson, Skyler Dunlap, Anna Paterniti, Josh Snyder and Matthew Stone Juniors: Brianna Abbott, Ejuah Adam, Nicholas Beach, Katelyn Bennett, Katherine […]

JHS Artists Selected for Albright-Knox Exhibit

JHS Artists Selected for Albright-Knox Exhibit

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jamestown High School seniors, Shine Deharder and Brianna Raymond, recently had their artwork selected for the Albright-Knox Future Curator Exhibition. Their work was selected out of 700 submitted works throughout Western New York and Canada, in which only 80 were chosen to be in the exhibition. Their work is […]

Jefferson Middle School Artist, Madison Arthurs, Wins CHPC Contest

Jefferson Middle School Artist, Madison Arthurs, Wins CHPC Contest

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Jefferson Middle School seventh grader, Madison Arthurs, recently won Chautauqua Hospice & Pallative Care’s (CHPC) Butterfly Release Flier Contest. Madison’s artwork was chosen out of 41 submitted entries and her work will be featured on a CHPC mailer and on their website (www.chpc.care). CHPC holds a memorial event every […]

Jamestown PROMISE Fund Needs Your Help to Meet Goal of Building Community of Successful & Enthusiastic Readers

Jamestown PROMISE Fund Needs Your Help to Meet Goal of Building Community of Successful & Enthusiastic Readers

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Last year, Jamestown Public Schools successfully piloted a new, research-based summer program at Ring Elementary School for first through third graders called Scholastic LitCamp. In order to serve more Jamestown elementary school students, JPS will be expanding LitCamp to additional sites this summer. The Jamestown PROMISE Fund provided the […]

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