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Site Updated:  February 27, 2015


Sykes Elementary is one of 38 elementary schools in the Jackson Public School District. It serves students in grades pre-K-5.


The mission of Minnie D. Sykes Elementary, in partnership with parents and the community, is to provide children with the skills necessary to be academically proficient and to excel to their fullest potential.

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  • Fantastic Friday for Fathers! Sykes students geared up February 13th for Fantastic Friday for Fathers.  Fathers, grandfathers, uncles, and other male figures in our children's' lives came to Sykes to visit and have ...
    Posted Feb 27, 2015, 8:30 AM by Jackson Sykes
  • JPS Launches Improved Parent Notification System   In an effort to increase our ability to keep parents informed of the District's various events, activities and announcements, Jackson Public Schools has launched the Blackboard Connect parent notification ...
    Posted Dec 16, 2014, 11:21 AM by Jackson Sykes
  • Mayor Tony Yarber Helps Sykes Elementary Kick Off Mentoring Programs October 21, 2014   Photo Caption: Kevin Berry and Edith Rangel presented Mayor Tony Yarber with a certificate of appreciation for encouraging them to dream big and read. Sykes Elementary has ...
    Posted Oct 30, 2014, 11:55 AM by Jackson Sykes
  • August and September in Pictures!
    Posted Sep 26, 2014, 7:31 AM by Jackson Sykes
  • October Newsletters October grade-level newsletters will be posted here.  Click on the downward-pointing arrow next to the newsletter you wish to download. Please check back regularly for new additions.  Octubre ...
    Posted Sep 25, 2014, 11:38 AM by Jackson Sykes
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