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


JOES theme for this year is "Rounding Up Success"

Laurie A. Hulin with the Junior Auxiliary of Abbeville's Project Backpack visited JOES to donate school supplies  from the group. Accepting the donation is counselor Verna Savoie and Principal Anita Dupuis. 


JOES Fall 2014 News


Dress Code

Spirit Shirt Sale / Jean Days Information

See our daily routine and arrival news!

Dress Code



School Expectations

Be Respectful

Be Responsible

Be Safe

September Newsletter

  • September 1 No School Labor Day

  • September 5 School-wide Fundraiser sales begin

  • September 8 Computers for Education Kick Off

  • September 9th Open House 6-7

  • September 10th Progress Reports go home

  • September 24th  Individual picture sales begin

  • September 26th  GHS Homecoming

  • October 9th  Individual Pictures (uniforms must be worn)

  • October 10th  End of 1st 9 weeks

  • October 13th No School for students

  • October 16th 1st report card goes home

  • October 30th  Vision & Hearing grades Pre-K, K, 1, 3, &5

Please note time changes for 2014-2015

  • 7:58 bell-announcements and walking bell

  • 8:00 bell- instruction begins

  • 3:02 bell- walkers and car riders dismissed

  • 3:05 bell bus riders dismissed.

Meet and Greet Photos!


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

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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.