2018 JES Spelling Bee

JES held its third annual Spelling Bee on November 13th, 2018. Third grader Garner Spain bested 31 other spellers to become this year’s champion. Last year’s runner up, fourth grader Ryan McIntire, repeated in second place and second grader Gautham Renjith finished in third. Congratulations to these spellers, along with all of our contestants listed below. Adolfo Acosta Gautham Renjith Kyra Thompson Ryan McIntire Aiden Findley Gavin Cook Layla Najafabadi Sebastian Burgess Angel Yoder Harshitha Kandothillam Layla White Sophie Hurlburt Anijah Mclemore Henry Slusser Lindsay McGee Sophie Spain Avalon Hurt Ivin Jino Matias Morales Sujata Bharadwaj Emilio Ortiz Jane Grayson Omolade Buraimoh Swara Khonde Gabriel Dominguez Jillian Grimes Polina Vrzheshch Trevin Jackson Garner Spain Kathryn Wade Rodney Northington Za’marion...

All Schools Host “Meet and Greet” on August 6

All FSSD schools are hosting a Meet and Greet “drop-in” style event on Monday, August 6, from 3:30-6:30 PM. Students and their parents are invited to get together with friends and faculty and take advantage of this opportunity to meet your teacher and classmates, receive a schedule, turn in missing forms or documents, and receive important back to school information. Interpreters will be...

2017 JES Spelling Bee

After an intense competition, fourth grader Ella Kate Pullen was crowned winner of the 2nd Annual JES Spelling Bee. Third grader Ryan McIntire finished second and 4th grader Samaria Washington came in third. Congratulations to Ella Kate and all of our impressive contestants listed below. Za’Marion Waters Kalani Payton Kaiden Williams Delanee Helm Izzy Dimarzio Gautham Renjith Kathryn Wade Caroline Pullen Sean Sangster Abhi Nair Annistyn Lowery Maliya Brown Grace Merryman Matias Morales Abraham Pena Adolfo Acosta Ryan McIntire Justin Arden Madison Fauteux Gavin Cook Kyra Thompson Isaac Romaniuk Lindsay McGee Jaiden Budrewicz Nariah Nellums Samaria Washington Aubrey Ingram Adit Mathur Ella Kate Pullen Holly McEvoy...

Kindergarten Roundup Set for Friday, April 21

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION is online this year and parents may enroll students between April 1 – 30, 2017. However, we want all parents and rising kindergarten students to attend our annual Kindergarten Roundup, held on Friday, April 21. This is an important milestone for all parents and future kindergartners! This day is designed to provide families with a fun opportunity to hear more about the school, take a tour, turn in registration materials, and sign up for a kindergarten screening date. Parents are urged to drop in with their rising kindergartner between 8:30 and 3:00. Rising kindergartners must be at least 5 years old on or before August 15 to enroll. Kindergarten Roundup Flyer English...

TNReady Testing Window April 17 – May 5

Next week, our students will begin taking the TNReady assessments in English Language Arts (ELA), Science, and Math and the field test in Social Studies. The testing window is April 17—May 5. FSSD 2017 TCAP/TNReady Testing Schedule The assessments for each subject will be administered over several days. Please see the information that was sent home from your school to learn more about your child’s grade level testing schedule. The Tennessee Department of Education has posted resources on its web site that are designed to help foster a greater understanding about TNReady, the state testing program for students in grades 3-12. These guides walk through many of the questions we have heard from parents and outline the changes, particularly to the timing and structure, that have been made for the upcoming school year. Please click on the links below to learn more about TNReady: TNReady Parent Guide and guides for parents of students with disabilities and other parent resources may be found on the Department of Education website. On this website you will also find information about testing times and a link to Frequently Asked Questions. If users are not able to find the information they need, there is a form on that site through which they can submit a question to the...

JES Celebrates Its Talent!

On Thursday, March 16th, Ms. Crite and Ms. Kokoski hosted the 4th Annual JES Talent Show. With a wide array of talents, JES students–and even a few teacher acts–wowed the audience. Check out the list of performances as well as some snapshots from the show.  ...