"Every child can learn, every child will learn and every child must learn!"


School Expectations

Be Respectful

Be Responsible

Be Safe

Parent Questionnaire & Student Questionnaire

October and November 2015 (Newsletter)

  • October 5-9 Fire Safety Week

  • October 9 last day of 9 weeks

  • October 13 Fall Pictures-uniforms Individual school pictures will be Tuesday, October 13. This is a PREPAY package so you MUST pay before 10/13/15.

  • October 14 Report cards go home

  • October 19-23 Bus Safety Week

  • October 19 No School- Fall break

  • October 20 No School-Teacher PD

  • October 23 JOES Social Studies Fair

  • October 23-30 JOES Book Fair

  • October 26-30 Red Ribbon Week

  • October 28 Book Fair Parent Night 5-7pm

  • October 26-30 Red Ribbon Week

  • November 6 Pre-K & K Conferences

  • November 19 VPSB Social Studies Fair

  • November 23-27 No School Thanksgiving Holiday

The week of October 26th is National Red Ribbon Week. Jesse Owens will celebrate Red Ribbon Week with the activities below:

  • Monday 10/26- America Monday Ė Free to Choose! (Wear American attire)

  • Tuesday 10/27- Follow your dreams, Donít Do Drugs! (Wear Pajamas)

  • Wednesday10/28- Donít Let Drugs Mix you Up! (Wear mismatched clothes)

  • Thursday 10/29 Ė My Future is Bright- Drug Free! (Career Dress Up)

  • Friday 10/30 Ė Hairís to a Drug-Free Life! (Crazy hair day)

Instructions/help page for the Student Progress Center. The link can be found on the district website by going to Parent Resources at the top right, then clicking on Student Progress Center Instructions about midway down the left side of the page.


Jesse Owens Elementary School
203 13th Street
Gueydan, LA  70542
Phone:  (337) 536-6541
Fax:  (337) 536-6481

Website http://www.vrml.k12.la.us/jo

Email Webmaster

Thistle Girl Graphics

Hit Counter


We promote communication at Jesse Owens Elementary!  Please feel free to contact your child's
teacher anytime by calling the front office and scheduling a teacher's conference with
Mrs. Lana.   We do not want to interrupt important instructional time for your child.