News & Features
May 20, 2020 – MDE is seeking public input to help the state prioritize the use of CARES Act funds. The deadline to complete the survey is June 1.
May 8, 2020 – The Mississippi Department of Education has approved a waiver of the two proofs of residency requirement for returning students with no address change.
May 1, 2020 – As a result of logging more than 1.3 million engagements between schools and parents, School Status is awarding JPS 10 Chromebooks.
May 1, 2020 – Update: Instructional packets will be available at each school from 4-6 p.m. instead of during Grab-and-Go Meal service.
- School doors open at 7 a.m. Breakfast is from 7–7:30 a.m.
- If scholars arrive after 7:45 a.m, please bring them to the office and sign them in.
- For transportation changes, please send a handwritten note with your scholar.
7 a.m. School Opens and Breakfast Starts
7:30 a.m. First Bell Rings and Breakfast Ends
7:45 a.m. Tardy Bell Rings
2:15 p.m. School Dismissal
Early Dismissal: 12 p.m. as specified in District Calendar
Emergencies: Sign up for text and email alerts to receive information when school schedules change due to emergencies.