James Ward Elementary School

Kindergarten Teachers
Second grade teachers
Students playing with letter cards
Super Leaders Fair booth
Student doing puzzle
Leader In Me sign
School sign
Students at computers
Students writing
Student spelling

News and Announcements

Happy Summer 2018!!!

We hope that you all enjoy a blessed and restful summer vacation! Remember to visit the local libraries for their summer reading programs. Also, check out the fun camps offered in town: JHS Jazzer Camp, JHS Cheerleader Camp, JHS Baseball Camp, Zigler Museum Art Camps, summer enrichment and feeding program, organization camps, etc. Our office hours will be 8-3 p.m. until Thursday, June 7. After that, office hours will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily.

Summer Office Hours

Our office will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day during the months of June and July. If you have questions concerning registration or next school year, please call our office at 824-1235.

Leader in Me Family Survey 2018

Families have receive an electronic link to the 2018 Leader in Me Family survey. This is a VERY important LIM survey. Complete the survey online and print the last page. Place your name and your student’s name on form. Return the signed form to school by Monday, May 21. Students will receive a free recess and treat!


See the Leader! Be the Leader!

Your child is a leader! Give him or her leadership roles at home. At James Ward Elementary School we are preparing children to lead in many environments -- school, home, church, and community. Super learners make super leaders! We are developing leaders --- one child at a time!

Jeff Davis Parish Parent Center news

The Parent Center has gone paperless. Monthly newsletters are now daily e-messages. Access all of the great Parent Institute resources
at http://pc.jeffersondavis.org .

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School Highlights

* Registration is open for new students for the 2018-2019 school year for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 2! Students who are already enrolled at JWES do not need to re-register.  Students transferring from Head-Start DO need to register. We hope to see you soon!  For information, email suzanne.doucet@jdpsbk12.org