JPS Announces 2013-14 Opening Day Information

Jamestown Public Schools will open for all students on Wednesday, September 4, 2013.

The first day for elementary students will be a half-day. Elementary school start time is 8:20 a.m. and students arriving after 8:30 a.m. will be marked tardy. Dismissal is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. The first full day for elementary students will be September 5th with dismissal time at 3:00 p.m. The first day of UPK is September 5th.

Middle School students will report for a full day of school on September 4th. The school day will start at 8:30 a.m. and dismiss at 3:05 p.m.

Jamestown High School students should report to their homerooms on September 4th, by 8:00 a.m. There will be a full day of classes with a modified schedule to accommodate class meetings. Students who did not receive a homeroom assignment can call the Guidance Office at 483-4366 or look at the homeroom lists posted around JHS on the first day. School will be dismissed at 3:00 p.m.

Jefferson and Washington Middle School after school programming students will begin on September 4th. All elementary after school programming will begin on Thursday, September 5th.

If you need to register a child with a disability, please stop in the Pupil Personnel Services Office at the Administration Building at 197 Martin Road or call 483-4349.

Breakfast and lunch programs begin on the first day of school. There will be no charge for breakfast and lunch at all elementary and middle schools. School menus are posted on the Jamestown Public Schools website (

District bus service will also begin on September 4th.