Jesse Owens Elementary News

April 29, 2020

Continuous Learning

Each week you should receive correspondence (i.e. phone call, email, text, Remind App, Class Dojo) and SPED students may receive 2 or more pieces of correspondence (from teacher and different service providers). Please be aware that the phone number may be a blocked number. Please check out the link VRML Supplemental Continuous Learning. If you have a question about an activity on the list do not hesitate to ask.
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Spring Picture Refunds

If you paid for Spring Photos Online please check for a refund from Lifetouch. If you sent the money into the school you should have received a text. If you did not receive a text please email Mrs. Anita or Mrs. Shana. Thank you!
Online Pre-K Registration for 2020-2021

Parents can access the link by clicking at the top of the page under 2020-21 Online Pre-K Registration. Or by going to https://www.vpsb.net/onlineregistration

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Kindergarten 2020-2021

If you know anyone still needing to register for Kindergarten please do so when we return to school. It is important to have the correct number of students in order to staff the proper number of teachers.


Student must be 5 years old by September 30th to qualify for Kindergarten.

Please collect the following information that will be needed for registration:

1) Child's Birth Certificate

2) Child's Social Security Card

3) Child's Updated Immunization Record

4) 2 Proofs of Domicile - 1 MUST be a Current electric bill.

Registration is very important in order to determine the number of teachers needed for Kindergarten. If you know anyone interested please ask them to email anita.dupuis@vpsb.net

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Jump Rope fFor Heart

Due to school closure Jump Rope for Heart prizes will be given out at the beginning of 2020-2021 school year. Students that raised $100 will be allowed to pie the person of their choice at a special event.

Quarantine Fundraisers

Help Jesse Owens Elementary raise funds at no extra expense to you. Please ask your family and friends to do the same. Your trash can be our treasure!!!


Box Tops: Download the Box Tops App and donate to Jesse Owens Elementary by scanning your receipts. Proceeds help fund instructional materials, operating expenses, motivational incentives for staff and students and other expenditures that are not funded through other sources.

You can also continue to clip labels and send to school.


Community Coffee Labels: Cut Community Coffee Products UPC labels. Proceeds help fund the AR and Library programs.


Funding Factory: Save empty Toner or Ink Cartridges to help us earn money. Proceeds help fund instructional materials, operating expenses, motivational incentives for staff and students and other expenditures that are not funded through other sources.


Coca-Cola Products:
You can scan or enter Coke product codes directly to the Coca-Cola app. Or search coca cola give to schools for donation to Jesse Owens Elementary or send the codes in to JOES. Proceeds help fund instructional materials, operating expenses, motivational incentives for staff and students and other expenditures that are not funded through other sources.

Jesse Owens Elementary

While school is closed, we'll do our best to keep you updated and busy. Good luck, parents, and thanks for all you're doing! In this time, the best way to reach us is via the following:


Principal: Anita F. Dupuis (anita.dupuis@vpsb.net)

Secretary/Bookkeeper: Shana A. Boudreaux (Shana.boudreaux@vpsb.net)

Counselor: Verna Broussard (Verna.broussard@vpsb.net)


Check us out on Facebook for more activities to do with your child at home.