News & Features
May 5, 2021 – Tambra Cherie will help us launch the 2021 Summer Reading Program. Themed "Reading Palooza," the official kickoff celebration will be held Tuesday, May 11.
March 5, 2021 – Due to unsafe drainage issues that will be costly to address, the District is closing Watkins Elementary and moving its students to nearby Walton.
February 8, 2021 – In an effort to continuously adapt to the ever-changing needs and best support our school community, we’re asking for you to take 5 minutes to submit your feedback this February.
January 13, 2021 – To ensure a safe return to school for in-person learners and school staffs, JPS will implement the Safr Management App created by Wingfield alum Fred Burns
Watkins Headlines & Features
School Event Time School Begins 7:30-7:45 a.m. Instructional Block 7:45-9:45 a.m. Break 9:45-10 a.m. Instructional Block 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Lunch 12-12:30 p.m. Freckle/ Open Office for Parent Conferences/ Contact 12:30-1:30 p.m. Accelerated Reading Block 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Instructional Schedule - Offline
Time Activity/Class 7:30-8 a.m. Breakfast and Prepare for Learning/Attendance 8-9 a.m. Learning-at-Home with English/Language Arts 9-10 a.m. Learning-at-Home with Math 10-11 a.m. Lunch/Grab-and-Go 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Learning-at-Home with Science 12-1 p.m. Learning-at-Home with Social Studies 1-1:30 p.m. Learning-at-Home with Freckle (printed material or a virtual/multimedia field trip/activity) 1:30-2 p.m. Learning-at-Home with Accelerated Reader 2-2:30 p.m. Learning-at-Home with Staying Active 2:30-3 p.m. Independent Study Time or Break Time