News & Features
November 5, 2021 - Jackson Public Schools is honored to have four trailblazing educators as October’s Administrators of the Month.
November 3, 2021 – Ask for More Jackson celebrated ten Outstanding Educators from the Jackson Public School District who inspire hope, ignite imagination and instill a love for learning in scholars.
October 28, 2021 - Ten music instructors from JPS schools have completed certification Levels I, II, or III and the Master Class of the American Orff Schulwerk Association (AOSA) for music educators.
June 11, 2020 – Linda Murray will lead Galloway Elementary; Sherekia Dixon, McLeod Elementary; Terrance Hill, Green Elementary; Tantaneshia Houston, Sykes Elementary; and Ruthie Johnson, Kirksey Middle.
Elementary Academic Schedule
(Grades K - 5)
7:00 a.m.- 2:45 p.m.Morning Schedule:
- 7:00 a.m. Student Arrive/Breakfast
- 7:25 a.m. Tardy Bell for Teachers/Students Move to Classrooms for Instruction
- 7:30 a.m. Cutoff for Car Riders to Get Breakfast.
- 7:35 a.m. Students are Tardy
2:45 p.m. Dismissal Bell for Bus/Car/Van Riders and WalkersEarly Dismissals (Teacher PD 80% Day) Every Last Tuesday of Each Month
- 1:45 pm Early Checkouts End
- 2:45 p.m. Bus/Car/Van Riders and Walkers Dismiss
- 3:00 p.m. Instructional Teacher Assistants Dismiss
- 3:25 p.m. Teachers Dismiss
- 1:55 p.m. Bus/Car/Van Riders and Walkers Dismiss
Sykes Elementary Schools will use In-Person & Virtual learning models to provide quality
instruction in all core academic courses.