News & Features
JPS Announces Plan to Redesign Schools to Increase Equity and Support Districtwide Academic Excellence
December 6, 2019 – District Plan Will Increase Scholar Access to Rigorous Course Offerings and Provide Opportunities for Additional Strategic Investments Over Next Three Years
October 31, 2019 – Seven outstanding JROTC cadets traveled to the U.S. Space Center in Huntsville, Alabama, to take part in a highly-selective regional youth leadership conference.
October 11, 2019 – All JPS schools will have Parent-Teacher Conference Day from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, October 21. Report cards will be issued to parents. There will be no school for students.
October 10, 2019 – Work begins Friday, October 18. JPS families and employees are encouraged to plan alternate routes in advance.
Winter Break begins with a 60% day at JPS schools on Friday, December 20. Dismissal times are as follows:
- Elementary Schools, 12 p.m.
- Middle Schools, 12:30 p.m.
- High Schools, 1:30 p.m.
All JPS schools and offices will be closed December 23–January 3 for Winter Break.
Teachers and staff return Monday, January 6.
Students return Tuesday, January 7.
High School Bell Schedule
School Event High School Opens 7:30 a.m. Homeroom Block 8–8:40 a.m. Instruction Begins 8:40 a.m. Instruction Ends/Dismissal Time 4 p.m.