News & Features
November 15, 2023 – Junior League of Jackson presented a check to JPS to fund Mini-Grants for teacher projects that enhance and support the JPS curriculum. More than 20 projects were funded in grades K-12.
May 9, 2023 - Congratulations to the following JPS team members on their new roles for the 2023-2024 school year!
October 28, 2022 - Ask for More Jackson celebrated ten JPS teachers during its 2022 Outstanding Educators Awards on Thursday, October 13 at the Jackson Medical Mall Thad Cochran Center.
September 1, 2022 - Eight JPS music educators completed certification levels I or II of the American Orff Schulwerk Association (AOSA) for music educators during the summer of 2022 at Jackson State University.
Sykes Upcoming Events
(Grades Pre K - 5)
7:00 a.m.- 2:15 p.m.Morning Schedule:
- 7:00 a.m. Student Arrive/Breakfast
- 7:20 a.m. Bell for Teachers/Students Move to Classrooms for Instruction
- 7:30 a.m. Instruction Begins
- 7:45 a.m. Students are Tardy
Early Dismissals (Teacher PD 80% Day)
- 1:45 pm Early Dismissals End
- 2:15 p.m. Student Dismiss
- 3:00 p.m. Instructional Teacher Assistants Dismiss
- 3:30 p.m. Teachers Dismiss
- 1:15 p.m. Bus/Car/Van Riders and Walkers Dismiss