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  • Students Helping Others Planet-Wide

    Each year Jackson Public Schools' gifted students participate in a program entitled S.H.O.P. Students enjoy having the opportunity to get involved in a service learning project. This year, the Open Doors gifted students took on the task of collecting dog and cat food from the George Elementary community, for the Community Animal Rescue and Adoption shelter known as C.A.R.A.

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  •  Strive for Five Less Than Absences

    Why We Strive for Less Than 5

    Did you know that poor school attendance can influence whether children read proficiently by the end of third grade and that chronic absence becomes a factor in a student’s decision to drop out of school as early as the sixth grade?

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  • College Spirit Week

    Touch a Truck activity- On Thursday, September 15, 2016 we celebrated Community Helpers Day as part of our College Spirit Week activities. Scholars dressed for the community helper that they would like to be in the future.

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  • G.E.N.T.S Program

    Grooming and Empowering Noble, Talented, Scholars-We have implemented a G.E.N.T.S. program to teach our boys how to develop into young men. Every other week, our boys in grades 3-5 are introduced to a topic from Principal Kafela’s Message to Your Son.

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    Back To School

    The first day of school is August 9, 2016 for students. Learn more about our Strive for Less than Five Absences and how you can help. Get information for superintendent’s hotline registration, transportation, food services, district calendar at a glance and more.

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  • Mrs. Carla Thomas Principal

    Welcome Back George Scholars!

    As we enter this new school year, I would like to continue setting high expectations for our students in regards to academic performance within the classroom and responsible citizenship at the school and in the community within our learning community.

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Strive for less than 5


    George Elementary students are striving not to miss no more than 5 days from school.

  • Men Empowering Boys Breakfast

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    November 18, 2016


    "We Look To You" was the theme of the George Elementary- Men Empowering Boys'- Breakfast. Pastor Thaddeus J. Williams was the guest speaker. Other invited special guests included city officials, school adopters, and community volunteers. The goal of the event is to affirm a stronger and positive relationship among George elementary male students and their dads and father figures. The program promotes respect, kindness, honor, compassion, and generosity.

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