Author Archives: Ms. Moyers

Help Us Celebrate Military Child Month!

April 2018 is designated as the Month of the Military Child. April 20th is the official day of the Military Child and all are encouraged to wear something Purple! Help celebrate military children who play such a major role in our military … Continue reading

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New Superintendent 2-Minute Drill

This week the Superintendent discusses rezoning and a selection of programs that our fabulous students can take part of.

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8th Grade Transition Information

In the dark on what to expect when your middle schooler turns into a high schooler over the summer?  Have no fear!  Info is here (or at the link below at least)! In case you missed out on 8th Grade … Continue reading

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Spring Book Fair is Here!

The Time is NOW!!    The Spring Book Fair is Here!! Come on in and get your new books, pencils, pointers, posters and so much more! Not able to come in person??  Not a problem!  Visit our Book fair online … Continue reading

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Town Hall Meeting Scheduled

Sleepy Hole Borough and Nansemond Borough representatives on the Suffolk School Board are hosting a town hall meeting on Monday, March 5 at Creekside Elementary School from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. At the request of board members David Mitnick and Judith Brooks-Bucks, presentations … Continue reading

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School Safety & Security

As a safety & security reminder it is imperative that teachers and staff remain precautionary, vigilant and especially proactive in maintaining the safety & security of all who may occupy our school campuses. Please ensure that everyone is familiar with … Continue reading

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New Two-Minute Drill

Safety comes first. Hear more from Superintendent Dr. Deran R. Whitney.

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New Bite Tech Club Masters Robot Challenge

The John Yeates Chrome club was recently highlighted by SPS to show how they prepare for competitions using a plethora of different skills and learning traits.

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Gifted Advisory Board Presents: Strategies for Success

The Gifted Advisory Board will be hosting a seminar entitled “Strategies for Success: Dealing with Anxiety, Sensitivities and Social Struggles Among Students” on February 5, 2018, at 6:30 PM in King’s Fork Middle School’s Auditorium.  See the flyer below for more details and … Continue reading

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8th Grade Transition Night

Eighth grade transition night will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 6 p.m. at Nansemond River High School.  See the flyer below for more details.

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2-Minute Drill for January 24th

Welcome back after winter break and snow days! Hear what’s happening in Suffolk Public Schools from the superintendent.

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2018 Summer Enrichment Program

Interested students should see Ms. Reid in the Guidance Office for an application.

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A Reminder of How SPS Announces Schedule Changes

When a decision is made to alter the schedule of Suffolk Public Schools because of weather conditions or other emergencies, detailed information will be provided in the following places: FASTEST WAY to GET UPDATES:  Use the SPS Facebook Page … www.facebook.com/SuffolkVAPublicSchools/ Television … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE! JYMS PTSA Student Breakfast

SAVE THE DATE!!!!! JYMS PTSA Student Breakfast Thursday January 11, 2018                Jyms Cafeteria                7th grade: 7:30-7:55               8th grade: 8:00-8:20 … Continue reading

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Personalize & Order Your Yearbook Now!

2017-2018 Yearbooks are now on sale!  Personalized orders are due by February 28, 2018, so make sure you order that now to get your unique yearbook in June! All yearbook orders must be submitted by May 18, 2018, in order … Continue reading

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Superintendent’s 2-Minute Drill for 12/8/17

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Two-Minute Drill 11/27

Highlights from our State of the Schools event and much more!

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SPS Specialty Programs Deadlines

Suffolk Public Schools’ Specialty Programs Important Application Deadlines Governor’s School for the Arts: Deadline —December 15, 2017 Application Information Link: http://www.gsarts.org/index.php/auditons Suffolk Public Schools’ Specialty Programs Common Application Link: https://goo.gl/forms/2tOXJhjQbHYTkpS13 Project Lead the Way Engineering: Deadline— January 8, 2018 Application … Continue reading

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Fall Book Fair Is Here!!

The Scholastic Book Fair is here! There are lots of great, NEW books for everyone! Take off on an adventure, make new friends, laugh your head off! Visit the Book Fair in the Library Conference Room from November 16th – … Continue reading

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Make-Up Picture Day

Make-up picture day for JYMS is scheduled for: Thursday, December 7, 2017. This is the last chance to have your picture taken for the yearbook if you did not have it taken yet this school year. Re-take pictures are only for … Continue reading

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