Congratulations to the JHS Envirothon Team – State Champions!

Jamestown High School’s Envirothon team, coached by Rebecca Elton, Amanda Mullane and Charlie Dubay, competed this weekend at Ferrum College in a rigorous environmental science competition. They beat out 12 of the top teams in Virginia to claim the title of State Champions. The team, comprised of juniors Audrey Root, Anna Song, Rachel Smith, and Joanna Stathopoulos and sophomore Lisa Small, will now prepare to represent Virginia at the International Competition in Idaho this July.

May 2018 SOL Schedules

Our spring SOL Testing Season begins tomorrow, May 23rd.  During this time, we ask that our families partner with us to make sure are students are getting appropriate rest at night, as well as a proper breakfast before testing each morning.  We are very proud of the work of our students and staff this school year, and we are confident they will rise to the occasion and do very well during our window of tests.

You are reminded that we will follow the NO AEP Bell Schedule during testing.  The testing window is May 23rd – June the 1st.  First Block will start each day at 7:20.  All students are expected to be in class on time.

The SOL testing schedule is posted below for your reference.  If you have any questions, please call Jamestown at 259-3600.

May Non Writing SOL Calendar PDF Version

Announcements for May 22, 2018

The Key Club and the Red Cross want your blood.  If you are 16 or older sign up today during lunch and give the gift of life Tuesday, June 5th.  10% of us donate and 90% of us use donations in our lifetime.  Be a part of the 10%.

Announcements for May 21, 2018

Parking applications for next school year are now available on-line or students may pick up an application in Mrs. Deal’s Office room 206.

The Key Club and the Red Cross want your blood.  If you are 16 or older sign up today during lunch and give the gift of life Tuesday, June 5th.  10% of us donate and 90% of us use donations in our lifetime.  Be a part of the 10%.

Jamestown Club Lacrosse UNDEFEATED

Jamestown club lacrosse team won their championship game for the second year in a row, and this season were UNDEFEATED! Congratulations to Head Coach Jeff White, Assistant Coaches Maeghan Christie, Jomie Wilding and the hard working team members:
Ashley Adams

Alexis Broker

Noelle Celli

Rowan Coates

Maddie Cooper

Caitlyn Day

Margaret Dossin

Hailey Downer

Haley Flint

Sarah Jones

Ashlyn Grogan

Haley Harbuck

Hailey Jacobsen

Whitney Liebler

Jackie Mahle

Erika Pratt

Abby Schugeld

Lily Sines

Hannah West

Meredith White

Mattie Wilding

Emily Zuniga

Announcements for May 18, 2018

Parking applications for next school year are now available on-line or students may pick up an application in Mrs. Deal’s Office room 206.

 

Parking applications for 2018-2019 are available online or in Room 206. Registration begins June 1, 2018.

Get Your Parking Permit for Next School Year

Parking applications for next school year are now available on-line or students may pick up an application in the Main office or Mrs. Deal’s Office room 206.

Parking Registration begins June 1, 2018.

Parking permits will be available for pick-up for approved students beginning August 30, 2018

OR

students may supply a self-addressed stamped envelope with their application and receive their permit by mail.

 Please obtain your permit application and complete the process prior to the first day of school and avoid the Fall rush!

JHS 2018-2019 Parking application NEW

Field Trip to York River State Park

Ms. Mullan’s Field Bio class visited the marshlands of York River State Park and enjoyed learning about wetland species through getting up close and personal with the fiddler crab, the periwinkle snail, and even a black rat snake!

Announcements for May 17, 2018

The College of Charleston will be visiting Jamestown on Friday, June 1st to share information about some exciting summer programs and educational opportunities for rising juniors and seniors. Sign up in the Counseling Office to attend!

WJCC Invites you to attend the Honors Presentations of Honors Seal Candidates. Tuesday May 22nd, 2018 4:00 pm Lafayette High School Lecture Hall and Lower Commons

Presentation of Honors Seal Candidates

From Jamestown High School

Clarke Agnew wrote a nearly-100-page business model/valuation for tech allowing purchases to be made via one’s smartphone.

Sarah Barry researched and wrote a detailed history of the children’s book industry in the United States.
Belle Long instituted and operated the GirlUp club at JHS and designed a feminist website, including resources, to accompany it.

Marie-Helena Peeters interviewed a variety of female scientists at NASA and painted their portraits en masse, resulting in a public exhibition.

Ekaterina Savelyeva investigated popular portrayals of famous females throughout history, such as Joan of Arc, and wrote a paper analyzing how such media portrayals contributed to societal understandings of the historical figures.

Jeffrey Shi, working alongside a W&M mathematics professor, wrote a publishable paper concerning the optimal density of snub trihexagonal tilings.

Angelique Vo composed an original musical score, based on multicultural folk songs, representing the degrees to which immigrants’ native languages are replaced by English in their households, relative to overall cultural immersion in the USA.

Samantha Zhang, working alongside two W&M professors, investigated common pedagogical differences between elementary-aged mathematics education in the United States and in China, composing results in an Ed. paper.

From Lafayette High School
Elinor Klee
From Warhill High School
Erin Tweed