Welcome to the Jungle!
Picture of jungle leaves.
108 Northeast Drive
Laurel, MS 39443
Phnoe 601.425.9799
Fax 601.245.9118

East Jones Elementary School (EJE)

Grades K-6th

Mrs. Sylvia Busby, Principal
Mr. Mike Lightsey, Assisstant Principal

For the safety of our students, ALL visitors are required to sign in at the office to obtain a vistior's pass.

Must have photo ID to check out students.

Students cannnot be dropped off before 7:20am, Tardy Bell Rings at 7:45am.

No Check-Outs After 2pm.

Important Upcoming Dates
April 2017

6th: Kindergarten Pre-Registration 4pm-6pm

7th: 6th Grade NEJ Tour

7th: 2017-2018 Kindergarten Pre-Registration 8am-2pm

8th: NEJ Band Spring Fling

10th: 6th Grade Parent Meeting at NEJ PAC

11th: KONA Ice

11th: NEJ Band Recruitment for 5th & 6th Grades

12th: FIELD DAY Grades K-3rd

13th: FIELD DAY Grades 4th-6th

13th: Progress Reports

14th-17th: Easter Holiday

May 2017

23rd: 60% Last Day of School

News & Announcements

RoboTigers Bring Home Awards

Team picture with awards.

Congratulations to the first ever East Jones Elementary LEGO Robotics team, the RoboTigers. They took home the Robot Design Award at the Regional Qualifier in December, and the Mechanical Design Award at State Competition in February. This was their first season.

The team members are: O. Herrington, C. Moss, C. Holifield, C. Hodge, S. Mello, T. Milner, C. Martin, and I. Monsivais.


Beta Students present EJE with a Special Gift

Picture of the EJE Beta students present a gift to EJE principal Busby.

East Jones Elementary Jr. Beta Club recently purchased an aerial photograph of the East Jones Elementary campus as their annual gift to the school.   The 2016-17 Beta officers presented the photo to Mrs. Sylvia Busby, Supervising Principal, on March 1, 2017. 

Pictured (L to R): Z. Dyess, A. Champion, J. Scott, and EJE Principal Mrs. Sylvia Busby.


February 2017 EJE Tigers of the Month

Group picture of the upper and lower grade students of the month for Feb 2017.

6th Grade Star Reach Special Guest Speaker

Picture of a WDAM Meterologist visits EJE students.
WDAM Meterlogist, Patrick Bigbie recently visited with our EJE 6th Grade Star Reach students. The students were excited to meet a local weather hero and enjoyed learning more about hurricanes.

January 2017 EJE Tigers of the Month

Revised picture of the Jan 2017 upper and lower students of the month.

3rd 9weeks Principal and Honor Roll List

Picture of a Report Card that says to click here for link to complete list of all a's and all a's and b's list.

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is pleased to announce that the Pre-K - 8 Family Guides for Student Success are now available in Spanish. Click on the picture to follow the link.

Picture of the Family Guide in spanish website link.

MY SCHOOL BUCKS, EJE's online school meal payment system.

Picture with link to schoolbucks website.
Please NOTE: All services are free to parents EXCEPT making payments online. A fee of $1.95 is charged for making an online payment. Parents can pay on all their children's accoutns in one transaction, even if children are at differenct schools and only be charged the $1.95. This fee goes to myschoolbucks.com not the district.
Click HERE For More Student/School News!
School Website Updated by LGriffin, EJE Media Specialist


East Jones Elementary School | 108 Northeast Drive, | Laurel, MS 39443 | Phone: (601) 425-9799 | Fax: (601) 425-9118

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