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News Through The Year

Grandparents' Breakfast - 9/16/16
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Fourth-Grade Students at Edmunds Park - 9/8/16
Fourth-grade students from Sydnor Jennings Elementary School enjoy an afternoon of educational activities at Edmunds Park. These activities were made possible by Halifax County 4-H. [Read More]


Sydnor Jennings Elementary Students R.O.A.R.
New this year - Sydnor Jennings Elementary has implemented a new initiative this year, R. O. A. R.  (Reach Out And Read).  It provides an opportunity for students to read independently and develop a love .. [Read More]


Congratulations to our Students of the Month!  The student of the month selected from each class has shown the following characteristics:
  • Positive attitude toward school
  • Improvement in academics and conduct
  • Can
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MESSAGE FROM MS. OWEN - September 2016
Dear Parents,

Sydnor Jennings is a great place to be! The 2016-2017 school year has gotten off to a wonderful start. The teachers are working hard and the students are adjusting to being back in school.


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Donation to Sydnor Jennings Elementary School
Faculty, staff, and students of Sydnor Jennings Elementary School would like to thank Mulberry Baptist Church for their donation of school supplies. Ms. Linda Owen, principal, is pictured receiving the supplies from Mrs. Mitzi Waller
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SJES Presents Check To Halifax Cancer Association
During the many fun filled activities that were held on field day at Sydnor Jennings Elementary School, students had the opportunity to pay $1.00 for 3 throws in hopes of dunking Mr. Duffer (school principal), along with several brave teachers in the dunk .. [Read More]


SJES Motivational SOL T-Shirts for 3rd-5th Graders
Faculty, staff, and students of Sydnor Jennings Elementary School would like to thank Childrey Baptist Church, Cluster Pine Holiness Church, 1st Buffalo Baptist Church, Ronnie and Mitzi Waller, and Trophy Shoppe for their donations to assist the school in .. [Read More]


Family Math Night At Food Lion
SJES celebrated Family Math Night at the Brookneal Food Lion on March 15, 2016.  The local Food Lion transformed into live classrooms, giving Sydnor Jennings' students, families and teachers the opportunity to work together, apply math skills, and ex .. [Read More]


SJES Gets Mini-Grant To Purchase "24 Game Challenge Math Cards"
Sydnor Jennings Elementary School's students are enjoying the 24 Game Challenge Math Cards that were purchased with funds from a Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation Teacher Mini-Grant. Students have fun as they use mental math skills to bui .. [Read More]