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Current photos of the new James Simons Elementary building are located under the menu For Parents.
What are the school colors?
The James Simons school colors are gold and burgundy. Our mascot is the Jaguar. ROAR!
What related arts will be offered at James Simons? Will there be a school chorus?
Currently our students attend PE, Music, Art, and Spanish. Students visit the Media Center every week. Our certified Music teacher exposes students to many forms of music. There are several choral performances throughout the year.
Parent Advisory is part of the School Improvement Council that is required for Title 1 schools.The panel consists of stakeholders in the school community.
Will there be a school uniform? Yes.
Pants/Skirts: Khaki or Navy Blue
Shirt: Burgundy,Powder Blue or White
What are the drop-off and pick-up times?
Breakfast will begin at 7:30 am. Class begins at 8:00 am. School ends at 3:00 pm.
Is there an after school program available?
Yes. We offer Kaleidoscope for 3 to 5 year olds from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Wings for Lower Elementary and Upper Elementary (1st - 6th grade)
Is there a parent information meeting or school planned tour prior to the start of the school year?
Yes. We normally have a Meet and Greet a few days prior to school beginning. This information will be posted on our web site as soon as it is determined.
Could we visit the Montessori program at Mitchell Elementary to get a better feel for the classes?
Yes! The principal and faculty at Mitchell welcome visitors.