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February is Safety Month at Jamestown

Members of the Jamestown community greatly appreciate the parent volunteers who have worn bright yellow vests every morning this week as they have cooperated with our crossing guard, the Arlington Police, the safety patrols, and the Jamestown staff to help keep our children safe in the morning. Next week is Crossing Guard Appreciation Week. The […]

Join Us!

Please join us on Tuesday, February 7th for the February PTA Meeting at 7:00 pm in the Library. (Please note the earlier start time for this month only.)

Wishing for a Snowy Day

Kindergarten students were inspired by the Ezra Jack Keats and his illustrations in The Snowy Day.

Celebrate Our APS Principals

Help us recognize our APS principals, including Jamestown’s principal, Ms. Kenwyn Schaffner and assistant principal, Dr. Monica Roché! Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has designated Jan. 22-28, 2017 as Principal Appreciation Week. In his Governor’s Proclamation, McAuliffe stated, “The role of the principal as the instructional leader of the school is critically important to ensure students are provided […]

COUNTY-WIDE Kindergarten Information Night at W-L HS

APS families are invited to the annual Kindergarten Information Night scheduled for Monday, January 23 at 7 p.m. at Washington-Lee High School, 1301 N. Stafford St. (Snow Date: Jan. 30) During the information night program, families of students entering kindergarten in the fall of 2017 will hear an overview about APS elementary schools, the registration […]

Have a Wonderful Winter Break!

Winter Break this year begins Thursday, December 22 and lasts until January 2, 2017. Students return to school Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

A Striking Opportunity: Bowling!

Students in Ms. Vincent’s classroom had the opportunity to bowl at the White House! There were no POTUS or VPOTUS sightings, but students, parents, and teachers enjoyed their special visit to the Harry Truman Bowling Alley.

Jamestown Participates in Hour of Code

Jamestown students, in grades Kindergarten through fifth, participate in the global initiative Hour of Code. This learning event introduces computer science, fostering skills in problem-solving and logic using programs from Scratch to JavaScript.

PTA Meeting :: December 6th

Join us in the Jamestown Library for tonight’s PTA meeting, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Have a Safe & Happy Thanksgiving Holiday!

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23 2016 – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25 2016 Enjoy your Thanksgiving break with family and friends and we will see back at school on Monday, November 28th.