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Welcome to East Jackson Elementary
2015-2016 Supply List
Click HERE to view the 2015-2016 School Supply Lists.
Summer Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Office Closed from June 22nd-July 5th
Jackson County Schools are teaming up with the Piedmont Regional Library System and encouraging all of our students to participate in our summer reading challenge!
Click HERE to learn more about our "Every Hero Has a Story" Summer Reading Challenge.
Share your summer reading pictures!
Use the hashtag #EJESReading and post a picture of yourself reading this summer on facebook or twitter. For every picture you post, your name will be entered into a drawing for a free book at our Fall Scholastic Book Fair!
The BOE discussed the potential of a Tiered Transportation plan which would impact start and end times for students, as well as, transportation services configuration. In an effort to improve our transportation services, several plans were considered to: reduce student route times, eliminate elementary students from riding with middle and high school students, to create a consistent morning and afternoon driver for all students and to reduce the conflict between afternoon extra-curricular events and valuable instructional time. After several community meetings, stakeholder feedback and feasibility studies, the BOE accepted the superintendent's recommendation to keep existing transportation service model with a few changes for improvement:
- School Start and End TimesMorning Transportation Service will remain the same with all students being picked up at the same time in the mornings and middle and high school students utilizing express routes.
- Elementary 7:45 AM-2:20 PM
- Middle 8:00 AM-3:20 PM
- High 8:00 AM-3:10 PM
- Afternoon routes will deliver elementary students between 2:30 and 3:30PM; middle and high school routes will be combined and deliver students between 3:30 and 4:45PM.