East Jones Elementary opened its doors for the first time in August of 1999. With state of the art technology, East Jones Elementary strives to prepare our students for a challenging and successful future.

The school serves grades K-6.



The Jones County School District is dedicated to the mission of equal educational opportunity and excellence in the classroom.   In order to realize this vision of excellence, East Jones Elementary is committed to providing all students with quality instruction, a safe and orderly environment, and educational experiences through innovative teaching strategies that will encourage students to become lifelong learners. 


Campus Facilities

Buildings: Automated Library/Media Center, Parent Center, Two Science Labs, Two 30 Station Computer Labs, Internet Accessibility in Each Classroom, Cafeteria, Outdoor Classroom, Multipurpose Building for  P. E., with classrooms for Art and Music, and a Stage
People: 2 principals, 41 certified personnel, 23 instructional assistants, 2 Instructional Curriculum Specialists, 1 Counselor, 2 P. E. Teachers,  2 Speech Therapists, 2 Computer Lab Technicians, 7 Special Education Teachers, Certified Librarian, Art Teacher, 3 Reading Resource Teachers,  Music Teacher, Nurse, 11 bus drivers, 9 cafeteria workers, 4 custodians,  3 secretaries, and a host of volunteers.
Two 30 station networked computer labs.
Labs are equipped with Compass Learning Educational Skills Program
  • Four Internet ports in each classroom for school-wide Internet access
  • Electronic Lesson Plans and Attendance
  • Electronic Grade book Computers for Education
  • School-wide Network Multi-media Computers
Support Services
  • School-Wide Title 1
  • Star Reach (Gifted and Talented)
Student Organizations, Honors & Awards
Jr. Beta Club Student Council
Peacemakers  Honor Roll  
Principal’s List Hall of Fame 
Perfect Attendance Award Presidential Award
Character First Award Citizenship Award 
Accelerated Reader/Math Awards Student of the Month
Shelby Clifford Award  
 Features & Programs

Academy of Reading

Reading Resource Tutor

Make-n-Take Workshops

EJE Newsletter

Extended School Year

Accelerated Reader/Math/Language

Drug Education

Character Education

AEE Adopt-A-School Program

Touch Math

Box Tops for Education

Science and Reading Fairs

Outdoor Classroom

"Frog Games" Learning Centers

Parent/Teacher Organization

Project Read

Peacemakers, Grades 4-6

School-wide Spelling Bee

Thinking Maps

Star Reading/Math

Parent/Teacher Resource Center

Book Fair

Destination Success

Linda Mood Bell Association Method


Drops in a Bucket

Buckle Down MCT2

Internet Options
(Math Magician, Facts in a Flash, etc.)

Symphony Math (Preschool)

Association Method

Special Events
  • 100 Day Celebration
  • Grandparents Day
  • Parent University
  • March of Dimes
  • Wonder Walk
  • Be a Hero Blood Drive
  • Thanksgiving Lunch
  • Read Across America/Dr. Seuss Day
  • Boo Hoo Breakfast
  • Donuts with Dad
  • Muffins with Mom
Jones County School District Office
(601) 649-5201


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

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