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jamestown public schools
January 8, 2015
JHS boys swimming, diving at West Fargo-Sheyenne postponed
Jamestown High School boys swimming and diving today at West Fargo-Sheyenne has been postponed until Jan. 20, according to the Jamestown Public School District.
January 8, 2015 - 10:39am
January 7, 2015
JPS registration set for grades K-1
The registration of all kindergarten students for the 2015-2016 school year at Jamestown Public Schools will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 20-31 and Feb. 2-6 by appointment only at the district administrative office, 207 2nd Ave. SE. Call the office at 252-1950 to set up an appointment. The...
January 7, 2015 - 8:52am
Correction - JPS school offices open for the entire week
A news brief on page A6 in Thursday’s Sun, “JPS sets November holiday schedule,” contained incorrect information. School offices will be open next week, including Veterans Day. Also, classes resume Dec. 1 following the Thanksgiving break.
November 7, 2014 - 7:50am
November 6, 2014
JPS sets November holiday schedule
There will be no classes at Jamestown Public Schools on Monday and Tuesday in observance of Veterans Day, however school offices will be open. Classes and offices will also be closed Nov. 27 and 28 for Thanksgiving. School will resume on Dec. 1, but classes will dismiss at 1 p.m....
November 6, 2014 - 8:49am
School to host public discussion
Representatives from the DLR group, the architecture firm that recently concluded a facilities assessment for all of the Jamestown Public School buildings, will be leading a community discussion on the assessment and what needs the district is facing. The meeting will be held at...
November 6, 2014 - 8:46am
November 4, 2014
JPS Board gives superintendent a positive review
Superintendent Rob Lech received overall satisfactory ratings from the Jamestown Public School Board in his latest semi-annual superintendent...
November 4, 2014 - 7:50am
June 17, 2014
JPS survey; Input sought for district’s long-range plan
The Jamestown Public School District is seeking community input for its long-term planning, through an online survey at the district’s website...
June 17, 2014 - 6:58am
May 6, 2014
JPS Board approves tech plan
The Jamestown Public School Board approved a new three-year technology plan that will be implemented in the coming school year. The plan was compiled by the district’s 29-member technology committee made up of technology staff, teachers, administrators and school board members over...
May 6, 2014 - 6:43am
March 31, 2014
JPS and buses on two-hour delay
Jamestown Public Schools and buses will be on a two-hour delay Tuesday, according to JPS Superintendent Robert Lech. For more information on the school system go to www.jamestown.K12.nd.us.
March 31, 2014 - 8:26pm
January 21, 2014
Tough choices: JPS task force looking at ways to save money
Some difficult financial decisions down the road laid heavy undertones at the Jamestown Public School Board meeting on Monday night. Earlier that day the School Board’s financial task force met to discuss possible options to reduce deficit spending as the school faces a projected...
January 21, 2014 - 6:45am
January 9, 2014
Official: St John’s-JPS partnership looks promising for TAG program
By David Luessen The Jamestown Sun A pilot program offering services from Jamestown Public Schools to gifted students at St. John’s Academy is half over, and officials at both schools say they hope to see it continue. The Jamestown Public School Board voted in September to...
January 9, 2014 - 7:14am
January 8, 2014
Figures for spending reduction misquoted
The financial task force for the Jamestown Public School Board is looking to reduce spending from $300,000 to $400,000 a year. A quote by board member Gail Martin in a story on page A1 in Tuesday’s Sun, “School Board to vote on new position,” misquoted the figures she said for...
January 8, 2014 - 7:31am
Report addresses needs of ELL students
By David Luessen The Jamestown Sun Jamestown Public Schools Superintendent Robert Lech identified English Language Learner (ELL) students as a group whose needs will have to be addressed in the near future in his annual report to the School Board. In the annual report compiled...
January 8, 2014 - 7:20am
January 7, 2014
School Board to vote on new position
By David Luessen The Jamestown Sun The Jamestown Public School Board decided to vote on a possible new position for the district at the board’s next meeting Jan. 20. On Monday the board discussed the need for a paid position for the Jamestown Parent Awareness Center, an advocacy...
January 7, 2014 - 7:23am
January 3, 2014
Jamestown Public Schools athletic competition cancelations
Jim Roaldson, Jamestown Public Schools activities director, announced the following cancelation for school athletic compeitions today and Saturday: Today Boys & Girls Basketball teams scheduled to play in Belcourt tonight have been Postponed. Girls Basketball players...
January 3, 2014 - 12:29pm