The EJA Times

October 28, 2022

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A big THANK YOU to everyone who participated in this year's fundraiser either by supporting or spreading the word to your family and friends. The orders have been sent, and we expect delivery during the week of November 14-19. We will update you as soon as we have an exact date.

Report Cards

Report Cards were emailed Monday evening. If you did not receive your copy, or would like one printed, please let Ms. Nugent know. 2nd quarter is off to a strong start! Our next Interim Parent-Teacher Conference will be held on November 18th. Remember, if at any time you have questions about your child's progress, please reach out to the classroom teacher.

No School-November 7

Please mark your calendars! There will be no classes on Monday, November 7th due to Teacher Inservice.

STEM Fair

Tis the season for STEM!! This year's STEM Fair is scheduled for Thursday, February 9th. All students in 3rd-8th grades are required to complete a STEM Fair Project. 1st-2nd graders will do a group project in class. Teachers will guide students and set due dates, but the students are expected to complete the majority of this this project at home. Please see the parents guide and the STEM fair journal packet below for more information. Students will receive their copy of the packet on Monday.


Important STEM Fair Due Dates

  • STEM Fair Topic/Question: December 2
  • Prediction/Hypothesis: December 2
  • Variables, Materials, and Procedures: January 9
  • Data Collection Tool: January 9
  • Results (Investigation): Due with Final Project February 2
  • Results (Graphs of Data): Due with Final Project February 2
  • Conclusion: Due with Final Project February 2
  • Final Project/Display Board Due to School: Due February 2
  • EJA STEM Fair and Judging: February 9
  • Research Paper/Reflection: Due February 9


Students who win at our local fair will move on to compete in the AEC finals on March 26th.

Student Council Planning Meeting

Congratulations again to our Student Council officers for this year! The first planning meeting will be next Friday, November 4th. All officers need to attend, as this will be an important planning meeting for upcoming events, such as Spirit Week.


2022-2023 Student Council Officers

President: Laureal Wiley

Vice President: Pa'Shynce Coles

Secretary: Ne'vaeh Moore

Treasurer: Kelly Douglas

Christmas Program-December 10th

Save the date!! EJA will be presenting a Christmas Program this year at the Ephesus SDA Church on December 10th. There will be singing, acting, narration, and more! All of our students will be participating, so please plan to attend and invite your family and friends. We will share more details soon.

Outdoor School Fun

1st-5th at the Pumpkin Patch

Upcoming Events

October 31

Health and Wellness Classes with Bon Secours Nursing Students


November 7

No School-Teacher's Inservice


November 15

Fire Safety and Prevention Day

Tuition Due


November 17

Health and Wellness Classes with Bon Secours Nursing Students


November 18

Asynchronous Learning Day

Interim Parent Teacher Conferences


November 21-25

No School-Thanksgiving Break


To access the full school calendar, click here:

https://www.ephesusjracademy.org/eja-calendar

Afterschool Activities Schedule

5th-8th Math Tutoring-Meets Every Monday and Wednesday from 3:00-4:00


Thursday, 11/3

Coding Club 3:00-4:30


Reminder: This is an afterschool enrichment program, not aftercare. Students must be registered for clubs before attending to ensure we have enough supplies for them. And please arrive at the club's dismissal time. Thank you!


Afterschool Imagination Zone Events Coming Soon...

Financial Literacy with Wells Fargo

Arts and Crafts with Ms. Margo

Fire Safety/First Responders Day

About Us

Office Hours:

8:00am – 3:30 pm

Monday-Thursday


8:00am-1:30 pm Friday


*You may call during these times, but if you need to meet with us, please make an appointment first