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.
Elementary Bell Schedule
School Event Elementary School Opens 7 a.m. Homeroom 7–7:45 a.m. Instruction Begins 7:45 a.m. Instruction Ends/Dismissal Time 2:15 p.m.
Obama Magnet Announcements
Posted 3/30/2020We are all in this together and help is always available. If you are having suicidal thoughts, please reach out through these resources:
- 800-273-8255 (National Suicide Prevention Lifeline)
- Crisis text line - text Home to 741741
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline online