Summer 2021 @ JPS

This summer has been jam-packed with activities and fun! “A Splash of Color” has been our theme and each week was filled with activities relating to that color as well as learning about mitzvot. We are keeping busy with gardening, water play, drama, Soccer Shots,...
A South African Connection

A South African Connection

Some of you may remember that a few months ago JPS applied for and were the recipients of the Federation’s Adaptation & Transformation Fund! We were able to purchase new materials (toys, books, puzzles, educational materials) for our classrooms to help integrate...
Introducing Conscious Discipline at JPS – change comes from within

Introducing Conscious Discipline at JPS – change comes from within

The JPS staff are embarking on a journey, using the program Conscious Discipline®. Created by Dr. Becky Bailey in 1996, Conscious Discipline® is a comprehensive classroom management program and a social-emotional curriculum. It is based on current brain research,...

In case you missed the news, JPS has launched a magnificent outdoor mural fundraising project! This colorful mural is going to bring the entrance of the school to life, replace much-needed funds that have been lost this school year, and allow the community to leave...
Inclusion at JPS

Inclusion at JPS

JPS is Committed to Inclusion JPS was recently the grateful recipients of the Federation’s Adaptation & Transformation Fund! The grant allowed agencies to apply for a project related to racial justice and/or transformation and adaptation related to COVID-19....
Spotlight on Ms. Jessica

Spotlight on Ms. Jessica

Tell us a little about yourself: your education, your experience in early childhood education, and which class you are currently teaching.  My name is Jessica Laudenbach. I am a mother of three children, Addison-13, Miles-11, and Olivia-7! I love to read and am a big...