Entries by Maureen McFarland

Laptop Collection

Student laptops will be collected through Social Studies Classes on the following dates 8th – June 3rd 7th – June 4th 6th – June 5th Laptop Bags 6th and 7th grade students must keep their laptop bags over the summer and bring them back in September.  NO bags will be kept at school! All 8th […]

7th Grade Science Classes Visit VIMS

All of the JMBS 7th-grade science classes had the opportunity to visit the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) and experience using dip nets, seine nets, and lab equipment, including microscopes, to study local marine organisms.

Spring Concerts

Our orchestra, band, and choir teachers and students have been hard at work this spring and would love to share with you their musical accomplishments! Our spring concert series includes the following shows: May 7: Orchestra, 7 p.m., Jamestown High School Auditorium May 9: Band, 7 p.m., Lafayette High School Auditorium May 30: Choir, 7 […]

Spiders Run the D.O.G.

A group of enthusiastic Spiders, both students and staff, turned out for Run the D.O.G. on April 20th! It was a great final event for our SHIP sponsored running club which has been training hard all spring. Way to go Spiders!

Purple Up Celebration for Military Children

The JBMS school counselors hosted a Purple Up for the Military Child celebration on April 18th for those students whose family members are in the military. School Resource Officer John Heilman spoke to students about growing up in a military family and about his own time in the army as an adult. We thank our […]