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Glade Elementary Teacher Speaks at MS. Early Childhood Education Conference

The 2016 Mississippi Early Childhood Education Conference was held in Natchez, MS, during the week of Monday, July 25 to Thursday, July 28, 2016...Christl Touchstone, M.Ed., Jones County School District, Glade Elementary School, was invited to plan and present a session. Click here to read more.

CSI: Glade Elementary

In Mrs. Wade’s 4th grade classes, students practiced identifying cells. The groups were set up like a CSI file.  The students read a scenario of a crime scene and used the cells left behind as evidence to determine who the suspect was.  They justified their answer using information they have learned about cells.  Students enjoyed using this activity to learn about the parts of a cell.

West Jones Varsity Cheerleaders Attended UCA Cheer Camp

The West Jones Varsity Cheerleaders attended UCA Cheer Camp at the University of Mississippi. The team earned the following awards:
Camp Champions in the Xtreme Routine
Camp Champions in Cheer
Camp Champions in Game Day
2nd Place in Sidelines
All Superior Squad
Superior Ribbon in Home Pom
Spirit Stick

The following girls were named All American: Natalie Welch, Mackenzie Jordan, Brooke Stringer, Bethany Logan, Scarlett Gulley, and Taylor Dearmon. These girls received an invitation to attend the 2016 Varsity London, England Tour. Mackenzie Jordan also won the Jump off. Natalie Welch, Mackenzie Jordan, and Brooke Stringer were invited to try out for the UCA Staff.


South Jones FFA Convention Winners

Members of the South Jones FFA Chapter enjoyed a successful 2016 MS FFA State Convention.  K. Dinwiddie was name the South District FFA Star in Agribusiness.  D. Ladner, R. Anderson, and K. Dinwiddie each received their State FFA Degrees during the convention.  South Jones FFA Advisors/Ag Ed instructors are Joe Robinson and Kenneth R. Parker. 

NEJ Junior FFA Team State Champs

The Northeast Jones Junior FFA Opening & Closing Team won top honors at the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held on the campus of Mississippi State University.  Team members are E. Knight, L. Wright, C. Hodge, K. Myrick, S. Myrick, A. Brand, and B. Fenton.  Their FFA Advisors/Ag Ed Instructors are David T. Walters and Dr. Aaron Scammahorn.  "We are vey, very proud of these young people," stated David Walters.  "They have worked extremely hard, practicing at least once a week since August.  They are all team players and all possess focused determination!"

Wagnon Receives Starnes Scholarship


M. Wagnon, son of Bill and Phyllis Wagnon of the Myrick community, was awarded the Donald Starnes MS FFA Alumni Scholarship, the first Connie Coker Memorial Scholarship, and the Beef Production Proficiency Award during the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held on the campus of Mississippi State University.  Wagnon is a 2016 graduate of Northeast Jones High School and past president of the NEJ Chapter of FFA.  His FFA Advisors/Ag Ed Instructors are David T. Walters and Dr. Aaron Sammahorn.


Strength in Numbers at Glade Elementary

Students in Mrs. Buckhaults’ 5th grade class learned each step of the scientific method as they constructed and tested paper columns. Two groups’ columns held 15 science books on six columns.


Ellzey Takes Top Honors at State FFA Convention 

South Jones FFA's C. Ellzey won 1st Place in Junior Extemporaneous Public Speaking at the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held at MSU.  She is the daughter of Jason and Lindsey Ellzey of Ellisville and is the retiring MS FFA Junior Vice-President.  Her FFA Advisors/Ag Ed Instructors are Ken Parker and Joe Robinson.

NEJ FFA's Parker Named MS's Junior Star Farmer

Northeast Jones FFA's B. Parker was named the Mississippi FFA Junior State Star Farmer at the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held on the campus of Mississippi State University in Starkville, MS. She is the daughter of Tommy and Lisa Parker of Heidelberg. Her FFA Advisors/Ag Ed Instructors are David T. Walters and Dr. Aaron Scammahorn. 

NEJ Junior FFA Team 2nd in State

The Northeast Jones Junior Parliamentary Procedure Team took 2nd Place in state competition at the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held on the campus of Mississippi State University.  Team members C. Hodge, B. Fenton, K. Myrick, S. Myrick, E. Knight, and G. Hodge are pictured with National FFA Officer Abrah Meyer (Central Region Vice-President).  NEJ FFA Advisors/Ag Ed Instructors are David T. Walters and Dr. Aaron Scammahorn. 

NEJ FFA Members Receive State Degrees

Northeast Jones FFA members Z. Hodge and H. Brewer received their State FFA Degrees during the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held on the campus of Mississippi State University.  Their FFA Advisors/Ag Ed Instructors are David T. Walters and Dr. Aaron Scammahorn.


West Jones FFA Vet Science Team 1st in State

The West Jones FFA Veterinary Science Team of B. Hamm, C. Nolan, B. Stephenson, and M. Harrison took First Place at the 2016 MS FFA State Convention held at MSU! B. Hamm was the overall high scoring individual!! I am so proud of these young people," stated West Jones FFA Advisor Jonathan Clark! "They set a goal for themselves and worked with committed determination to achieve it! This state championship is a true reflection of their commitment to excellence!" Team members are pictured with their FFA Advisor/Ag Ed Instructor Jonathan Clark.


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