Entries by April Knowles

2019-2020 JHS Key Club Officers

Congratulations to the newly inducted 2019-2020 Key Club officers.  Outgoing and incoming officers from the Williamsburg area high schools gathered at JHS to celebrate their leadership roles.  Pictured from left to right: Megan Buffkin (Editor), Jack Mingo (Treasurer), Caroline Fuller (Vice President), Sophia Liu (President), and Kate Long (Secretary).  

2 JHS Students Selected for All-Virginia Band

All-State Band Two Jamestown High School students were selected to perform at the 2019 All-Virginia Band event between April 4 and 6. Matthew Stumpf (flute) and Tyler Ende (percussion). This event celebrated the best high school musicians in the state. Congratulations to these talented students!  

Announcements for April 15, 2019

Riverside Junior Volunteer Applications are available in the counseling office. Good morning Jamestown! Are you a graduating senior who took AP Spanish, French, Latin or German? Did you earn a score of at least a 3? If so, you are eligible to apply for the Biliteracy Seal on your high school diploma! Please visit the […]

Last Chance! State Mandated Parent/Teen Driver Safety Presentation – Tuesday, May 7th

State Mandated Parent/Teen Driver Safety Presentations The WJCC Driver Education Department will host a series of three of these informative meetings to help facilitate varying parental schedules.  Attendance by a parent AND student to ONE of these meetings is MANDATORY.  This mandate was passed on to us by the Virginia Department of Education.  The purpose […]

8 JHS Students Named National Merit Scholarship Finalists

Eight students from Jamestown High School are moving on as finalists in the National Merit Scholarship competition. These students represent the top 1.12 percent of the nation in academies. The students qualified for the competition as juniors because of their high scores on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Qualifying Test (PSAT). Jamestown High School’s 2019 national […]

New Arrivals!

 t’s 1945, and the world is in the grip of war. Hideki lives on Okinawa, an island near Japan. When he is drafted to fight for the Japanese army, he is handed a grenade and told: Don’t come back until you’ve killed an American soldier. Ray, a young American Marine, has just landed on Okinawa. […]

New Arrivals!

It’s a sad fact: hip-hop album liners have always been reduced to a list of producer and sample credits, a publicity photo or two, and some hastily composed shout-outs. That’s a damn shame, because few outside the game know about the true creative forces behind influential masterpieces like PE’s It Takes a Nation of Millions. […]