Dolphin Update

Jones Dolphins Make a SPLASH!

The week of September 25th...

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Congratulations Jones Dolphins!

Alliance for a Healthier Generation will be announcing this week that Jones Elementary has been recognized as one of America's Healthiest Schools! Jones Elementary is one of 781 schools across the country recognized as one of America's Healthiest Schools for our dedication to supporting the health and well-being of students, staff, and families.

For over 15 years, Healthier Generation’s prestigious, national recognition program has honored schools that have demonstrated remarkable efforts to prioritize the essential health needs of students and staff.

Jones Elementary was recognized for distinction in the following topic areas:

· Implementing Local School Wellness Policy

· Bolstering Physical Education & Activity

· Increasing Family & Community Engagement

· Cultivating Staff Well-Being


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Highlights from last week...

Looking Ahead...


29 - Picture Day

29 - PTA Association Meeting & Family Dance: 5:30 - 7:30 pm


3 - Area B Superintendent Meet & Greet @ Kearny High School - 4:30 pm

5 - Extra Minimum Day (UTK-5th)

6 - No School: Non-Instructional Day

16 - Make-Up Picture Day

16-20 - Red Ribbon/Healthy Habits Week

16-26 - PTA Spooky Gram Sales

24 - SSC/SGT Meeting

19 - California Shake-Out: Earthquake Drill

20 - Leader In Me Kick-Off Assembly

27 - Fall Festival

31 - Costume Parade


9 - Extra Minimum Day (UTK-5th)

10 - No School: Veterans Day

13-17 - Conferences: Minimum days: Dismissal at 11:40/11:50 all Week

13-17 - Scholastic Book Fair: Library

16 - Turkey Trot

20-24 - No School: Thanksgiving Break

28 - SSC/SGT Meeting

Upcoming Events...

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Additional Resources for Families...

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Xello for Elementary students helps spark curiosity about the future! San Diego Unified has emailed families access to the Xello Family Portal, so that you can help our youngest learners develop a solid foundation for future success. On the Xello platform, students can formulate the building blocks of meaningful life and career development, setting them up for smoother transitions in school and life.

Jones Elementary

Our mission is to ensure ALL students meet or exceed grade level expectations through rigorous, high-quality, standards based instruction in a safe, nurturing, collaborative learning environment where all students are preparing to be global citizens, college and career ready.

Check out our school website for PeachJar Flyers, Counseling Resources, Family Handbook, Staff Contact Lists, After School Programs, Enrollment Information and so much more!

Jones Elementary PTA

Our Parent Teacher Association works with Jones Elementary to provide programs and support to benefit the students, their families, teachers, school administration and the community. Run entirely by volunteers, the PTA raises money to support enrichment programs, program instructors, educational assemblies and field trips, family events, and special classroom supplies.

As always, we need your membership, support and ability to volunteer. You can become a member using Totem, a respected membership management service. Please contact us with other thoughts on how we are doing, and your ideas on how you can become involved. We look forward to hearing from you.

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