Post-Journal On Schoolsen-usSat, 22 Oct 2016 21:18:26 EDTSat, 22 Oct 2016 21:18:26 EDT Schools PROMISE Fund Helps Students And Programs"Did the curriculum that we helped purchase for the JPS Summer LitCamp seem worthwhile?" asked Jamestown Schools PROMISE Fund Advisory Board Chair, Dr. Lillian Ney.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTWhy Does Jamestown Schools Need The PROMISE Fund? year, Jamestown Public Schools made a promise to invest in the people and programs of the school district by creating the Jamestown Schools PROMISE Fund.Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTEffective Family And Community Engagement, A Priority At JPS"Our main focus at Bush Elementary School is to have family engagement rather than just involvement," said Bush Elementary School fourth grade teacher and Family & Community Engagement team member, Amy Vezina.Sun, 2 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTJPS Staff Learns How Family Engagement Is Different From Family Involvement"The biggest takeaway from the Family and Community Engagement summer workshops is that there is a difference between engagement and involvement," Persell Middle School teacher, Lisa Stahlman-Colby, explained to the school's Family & Community...Sun, 2 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDTJPS Asking Parents For Input On Family Engagement Research will soon be assisting with the district's parent engagement efforts by conducting in-depth interviews with JPS parents over the phone.Sun, 2 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EDT