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Tools Of The Trade

November 1, 2015 Bush School fourth-graders recently delivered coffee, muffins and doughnuts to teachers and staff as part of their Entrepreneurial Club to raise profits to purchase items for the School Store and to... more »»

Bush School Incorporates Health Education Into Physical Education

November 1, 2015 “Has anyone ever had a cut before?” asked Bush Elementary School physical education teacher Shawn Reed to a group of kindergartners. more »»

Bush School Reading Teachers Focus On Helping Students Learn Skills

November 1, 2015 “Remember, we are reading words with ‘I’ vowel patterns. The first word I want you to write is ‘hit,’” said Carrie Blitz, Bush Elementary School reading specialist, to a small group of second-graders. more »»

Bush School Counselor Focuses On Character Development With Second Step Program

November 1, 2015 “Look at Chang in the photo. How do you think he feels?” asked Gina Cusimano, Bush Elementary School counselor. “Look at the context of what he is doing in the photo. more »»

JPS Students Ready For Instruction With MAP

October 4, 2015 One common formative assessment used throughout Jamestown Public Schools for all kindergarten through tenth-grade students is called MAP (Measures of Academic Performance) for English language arts... more »»

Calculating Success

October 4, 2015 “Who can tell me what we just did with fluency facts?” asked Fletcher Elementary School teacher Shannon Osborne to her second-graders. “Addition and subtraction.” said a student. “Yes. more »»

Planning For Success

September 20, 2015 Jamestown Public Schools has developed a 2014-19 District Strategic Plan with the help of parents, students, JPS staff, nonprofits, foundations, local businesses and colleges. more »»

Development Of The Five-Year JPS Strategic Plan

September 20, 2015 When Superintendent Tim O. more »»

JHS Class Of 2015

June 21, 2015 Congratulations to Jamestown High School’s Class of 2015 top 5 percent. These well-rounded, academically talented students represent the best of Jamestown High School. more »»

Building Imagination

June 7, 2015 “When we do drawings, what do I ask you to look for?” asked Marygrace Anderson, Lincoln Elementary School art teacher, to a class of fourth-graders. “Shapes, numbers and letters,” said one studen. more »»

Lincoln UPK Students Learn More About Habitats

June 7, 2015 “Today, we are going to learn more about the desert and what types of plants and animals we might find there,” said Betsy Homan, Lincoln Elementary School Universal Prekindergarten (UPK) teache. more »»

Lincoln PBIS Stresses Positive Behavior In All Students

June 7, 2015 Lincoln Elementary School is in the second year of PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention & Supports) and is seeing good progress with schoolwide behavior. more »»

School Spirit

May 24, 2015 Southwestern Central School strives to be an interconnected and positive place for all students, and the annual Spirit Week is one means used to achieve this. more »»

Jamestown Police Chief Discusses Drug Epidemic With Senior Health Students

May 24, 2015 Harry Snellings, Jamestown police chief, recently visited Southwestern High School health classes to talk about drug use in local communities. more »»

High School Bowl Trophy Returns To Southwestern After 28 Years

May 24, 2015 A traveling trophy, much like the Stanley Cup, travels from place to place, belonging to the reigning regional High School Bowl champion school for the duration of their reign. more »»

Legos Inspire Youth Art Month Contest

May 24, 2015 For Youth Art Month this year, during the month of March, Southwestern Middle School students participated in a Lego-Selfie Contes. more »»

Southwestern Students Participate In Parents As Reading Partners Event

May 24, 2015 Southwestern Elementary students participated in PARP (Parents As Reading Partners) for three weeks from Feb. 13 through March 6. more »»

By The Numbers

May 3, 2015 The Jamestown Public Schools District is proposing a modest 1.5 percent tax levy increase to help close a $5.2 million gap in funding for the 2015-16 budget. more »»

Mains: ‘Budget Will Allow Us To Implement New Strategic Plan’

May 3, 2015 On Tuesday, May 19, Jamestown residents will vote on a proposed budget totaling $77,601,103 for the 2015-16 school year. The proposed budget reflects best efforts to close a gap that started at $. more »»

Fletcher Family Fun Night Celebrates The Love Of Reading And Math

April 19, 2015 On a recent Thursday night, the Fletcher Elementary School gymnasium was transformed into a “Frozen” land of reading, math and arts activities to celebrate the school’s Parents as Reading Partners... more »»



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