Current Announcements

Fifth-Grade Students Learn about Animal and Plant Cells
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Fifth-grade students at Sydnor Jennings were recently learning about animal and plant cells taught by Mrs. Abbott and Mrs. Moser. They created 3-D models to show the different cells and organelles. Students used household items to create a plant or animal cell of their choice. Pictured are the fifth-grade students and their projects.

Students of the Month - October 2017
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Congratulations to our Students of the Month! 

Students of the Month attending Sydnor Jennings Elementary School are recognized each month for their demonstration of these character building traits:

* Trustworthiness
* Respect
* Responsibility
* Fairness
* Caring
* Citizenship

October 2017 Students of the Month at Sydnor Jennings Elementary School are (in no particular order): Thomas (T.J.) Jackson, Jr., Kolby Worley, Anna Dixon, Lillian Wyrick, Serenity Jackson, Brady Terry, Kersie Elder, Malichi Ibarra, Lizzy Foster, Lin'Niyah Anderson, Nathaniel Rhodes, Seth Halsey, Gage Brightwell, and Montana Terry

Message from the Principal - October 2017

Dear Parents,

As the year is going by so quickly, I encourage you to work even more closely with your child on homework and to monitor attendance.  With your support your child will continue to grow academically.  The teachers and I are available if you have questions or concerns.  We are working diligently each day to provide the best education possible.


L. Owen                       ~Excellence  ~Respect  ~Success

Tech Tuesdays
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The Instructional Technology Resource Teachers are offering after school technology sessions on Tuesdays.  The sessions are held at the STEM Center in S133. To register for the sessions, please  click here


News Through The Year

Community Helpers Visit Miss Brizendine's Classroom
Students in Miss Brizendine's classroom at Sydnor Jennings Elementary just completed a thematic unit on Community Helpers. Visitors from North Halifax Volunteer Fire Department, Hugh Hendricks and Ryan Hendricks brought a truck to school and the… [ Read More ]


Sydnor Jennings Elementary School Spotlight
The spotlight was on Sydnor Jennings Elementary School at the Halifax County School Board meeting.  Students spoke about several programs being implemented including ROAR (Reach Out And Read)… [ Read More ]


Students from Sydnor Jennings Perform at School Board Meeting
Students from Sydnor Jennings elementary school entertained the school board members on Monday, September 11, 2017.  Students spoke on two new school wide initiatives ROAR (Reach Out and Read) and PAW (Process and Answer Write math journals).… [ Read More ]


Retired Principal Donates His Book to Schools' Libraries
Mr. Michael Wilborne, a retired principal from Halifax County Public Schools, took photos of the flood in Riverdale on April 26, 2017 and April 27, 2017 and had his pictures turned into a book.  H & M Logging and Keja'eh Enterprises provided… [ Read More ]


National Night Out - Sydnor Jennings Elementary School
Local law enforcement officers and other National Night Out supporters collected back-to-school supplies and recently delivered these supplies to county elementary schools. Sydnor Jennings Elementary Principal Linda C. Owen, Halifax County Sheriff's… [ Read More ]


Sydnor Jennings Sends Donation For Hurricane Harvey Relief
The PTO, students, and staff of Sydnor Jennings Elementary School collected over 400 items and approximately $400 for Hurricane Harvey Relief.  All items and money will be donated to God's Pit Crew in Danville, Virginia for delivery to… [ Read More ]


Students of the Month - September 2017
Congratulations to our Students of the Month! 

Students of the Month attending Sydnor Jennings Elementary School are recognized each month for their demonstration of these character building…
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Message from the Principal - September 2017

Dear Parents,
Sydnor Jennings is a great place to be! We have begun another exciting year and gotten off to an awesome start!  The students, faculty, and staff are working hard.

– Our  R. O. A.…

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Faith Based Support For Sydnor Jennings
A special thank you to the members of Cluster Pines Holiness Church in Gretna and Mulberry Baptist Church in Nathalie for donating school supplies to Sydnor Jennings Elementary School. Pictured are Mrs. Doris Hubbard; Mr. Willie Hubbard; Ms. Linda Owen,… [ Read More ]


Sydnor Jennings and Halifax County Cancer Association Team Up to Fight Cancer
Sydnor Jennings Elementary School and the Halifax County Cancer Association team up to fight cancer.  Sydnor Jennings' students raised $445.00 for the Halifax County Cancer Association by dunking their teachers in the dunking booth during field…
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