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JIES SIC - Report to the Parents
April Beacon Buzz Newsletter

Upcoming Dates:
April 26-28 - SC Ready Testing for Grades 3-5
May 11-13 - SC PASS Testing for Grades 4-5
May 16-20 - Spring Book Fair
May 19 - Spring Concert featuring our 5th grade 6:30pm
May 22 - PTA Lowcountry Boil & Silent Auction 5-8pm
May 25 - K-2 Field Day
May 26 - 3-5 Field Day

Child Development (CD/4K) Applications are now available. Click on the links below! Please turn in completed applications by May 1st.

For more information, visit the CCSD page. 

Check out our 4 year old Head Start students doing Superhero Science! They created a hypothesis and experimented with vinegar and food coloring!

These students competed in the Charleston Youth Marathon. They committed to running 25 miles before race day and we are so proud of their hard work!

Join us at our JIES including Wellness night in February and our 2nd Annual Fun Run this spring!

marathon pic

teacher pic

Check out our school video!

Principal's Message
The James Island Elementary Family consists of a phenomenal faculty and staff who work collaboratively with our community creating a safe, unique and innovative place where all students are expected to learn. We are proud to be a school on a beautiful campus with three gardens, a large pond with outdoor classrooms and great learning spaces that facilitate a strong instructionally-based environment that engages students every day to strive beyond excellence.  

Deborah Davis-Fickling, Principal JIES

What's Happening

Check out our calendar for the latest happenings around JIES!