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Message from the Acting Superintendent: March 2015

With the first blooms of the season just around the corner, this time of year offers a wide variety of school-related activities, from spring sports to statewide testing. As many of you know, JPPSS and school districts across our state and country kicked off state testing on March 16. Over the course of the next few weeks, […]

Terrytown Students Take a Closer Look at Reading

*This video is part 1 of a series dedicated to exploring different aspects of the Common Core State Standards and its implementation in JPPSS classrooms. Students at Terrytown Elementary have accepted and are embracing the new challenge of Close Reading. Close Reading offers students the opportunity to participate in a careful, in-depth analysis of a […]