Mission Statement
The mission of Jenkins Elementary School is to ensure that all children maximize their academic potential as measured by state and local standards and build positive character evidenced by student demonstration of cooperation, collaboration, and respect.  To support this mission, we will create a safe and nurturing environment and provide a comprehensive network of support to assure these outcomes.
Character Commitment
I am a Jenkins student.  I am respectful, responsible, caring, and honest.  I commit to making myself and my school better each day.

Hour of Code and Wonder Lab
Thursday, December 8
2:55 pm to 4:15 pm

Students in third, fourth, and fifth grades will have the opportunity to participate in an Hour of Code and engage in activities in our new Wonder Lab.  


Thank you for all the donations of bottled water and snacks to support the firefighters that are battling the wildfires in western North Carolina!

The Student Council's canned food drive to support the Salvation Army was a success.  Thank you to everyone that donated canned food!


Week at a Glance

 An Overview of the Learning Goals at Jenkins Elementary for December 5-9.

Please click on the link below to see an overview of what our students are learning this week in Reading, Math, Science, and Social Studies.

Please click here to access the document.


Free Tutoring!!!!

Jenkins staff members will provide free tutoring and homework assistance every Tuesday at the Ridgeview Library from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.  We hope that your child will be able to join us.


Hickory Public Schools Book Mobile

The Book Bus will run Mondays through Thursdays from 3:30 PM-4:30 PM with the initial plans to visit the following Hickory neighborhoods once per week: Hillside Gardens, Terrace Hills, Blue Ridge Heights (cul-de-sac), and Ridge Crest/Ross Center.

A Reading Resource for Parents

Please click here to access strategies and activities to help your child with reading.


The Media Center is always open!
Enjoy these educational
resources anytime!