JPS’s 2018-19 School Year To Begin September 6th

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Public Schools will begin the 2018-19 school year next Thursday, September 6 with a Superintendent’s Conference Day. All students will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. 
The first day of classes for UPK students will be Friday, September 7th and is a full day. All JPS main offices are now open for business.
Elementary school start time is 8:20 a.m. The first full day for kindergarten through fourth grade students will be Friday, September 7th with dismissal time at 3:00 p.m.
Middle school doors will open to students at 8:25 a.m. Homeroom begins at 8:30 a.m. Middle school students will report for a full day of school on Friday, September 7th. The student day will end at 3:05 p.m.
Jamestown High School students should report to their homerooms on September 6th, by 8:00 a.m. Students who did not receive a homeroom assignment can call the School Counseling Office at 483-4366 or look at the homeroom lists posted around JHS on the first day. JHS students will report for a full day of classes on September 7th with a modified schedule to accommodate class meetings. School will be dismissed at 3:00 p.m. beginning on September 7th.
All after school programming will begin on Friday, September 7th. The breakfast program will begin at all buildings on the first day of school, Thursday, September 6th. The lunch program at all schools will begin on Friday, September 7th. There will be no charge for breakfast and lunch at all schools. To opt-out of the Free Breakfast and Lunch Program, please contact the Food Service office at 483-4398. School menus are available on the Jamestown Public Schools website ( under “School Menus” on the home page.
District bus service will also begin on Thursday, September 6th. All students currently scheduled for bus transportation will receive a postcard detailing the pick-up and drop-off times and location.
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