New summer science academy for Jal

New summer science academy for Jal

New summer science academy for Jal By John Earp This summer, Jal Elementary School is offering Elementary Science Academy for students who are going into grades 3 through 6 in the upcoming school year. The stated objective of the academy is to teach and encourage...
Richard gives principal’s report

Richard gives principal’s report

Richard gives principal’s report By John Earp At the May 20th meeting of the Jal School Board, junior high principal, Mr. Nathan Richard, gave the principal’s report in place of Mr. Loftis, who was ill. Richard began by stating that enrollment at the junior high is...
Exciting changes coming to Jal Schools

Exciting changes coming to Jal Schools

Exciting changes coming to Jal Schools By John Earp At the meeting of the Jal School Board May 20th, Mr. Buddy Little, who will be the incoming high school principal for the 2024-2025 school year, gave a presentation about next year’s schedule. He said, “Basically, we...
School district construction continues

School district construction continues

School district construction continues By John Earp Currently, the Jal School District has several construction projects ongoing. Topmost of them are the new stands in Panther Stadium, which is slated to be completed before football season. The steel infrastructure...
District aims to improve student outcomes

District aims to improve student outcomes

District aims to improve student outcomes By John Earp This past Tuesday afternoon, Jal Public Schools conducted a Strategic Planning Session/workshop involving administrators as well as School Board Secretary, Mrs. Jaime Earp. Administrators present for the meeting...
Kindergarteners graduate

Kindergarteners graduate

Kindergarteners graduate By John Earp The graduation ceremony for the Jal Elementary kindergarten class for this year was held in the Panther Pit Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m. Students graduating from Ms. Lopez’s class were Arlette Aldaba, Elias Armendariz, Madison...