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News & Announcements

Pre-Kindergarten Mother’s Day Tea Party

On Thursday, May 11th, the John R. King preschoolers said, “thank you” to their Mommies, Aunties, and/or Grandmothers in a Mother’s Day Tea Party.  The guests were treated to music, cupcakes, cakes, donuts, muffins,...

Safe Routes to School

J.R. King students enjoyed riding their bikes to school on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 for Bike Day.  Thanks to our community partners and the Safe Routes to School Program for yet another success!  The Safe...

S.T.E.M. Fundraiser

Congratulations to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of the J.R. King S.T.E.M. Fundraiser.  Da’jah Whitley (Grand Prize Winner) – 1st Grade, Amaya Clark – 2nd Grade, and Ta’Shaunna Chadwick – 5th Grade.

The Tuskegee Airmen International

The John R. King Middle School students had the pleasure of listening to Dr. Miguel Thornton speak about the Tuskegee Airmen.  Dr. Thornton is a member of the Tuskegee Airmen International, an organization dedicated...

Cooperative Learning

  What can we learn when we study the Earth, Sun, the Moon and the Planets? Third-graders in Mrs. White-Berry’s classroom had the opportunity to explore our Universe while working in Cooperative Learning Groups....

United States Air Force Jazz Combo

The John R. King Middle School students had the pleasure of listening to the United States Air Force Band Jazz Combo.  The members of the band were Staff Sergeant Charles Cothran on Piano, Staff...

Book Fair

The Book Fair was another huge success!  Students were able to purchase books and other educational products, and had access to a wide range of titles for every level and interest.  The students are always excited...

Fire Safety

All John R. King students learned valuable safety tips at the Fire Safety Assembly held in the Black Box Theater.  Students learned about smoke alarms, fire escape plans, getting down and out, and the...