***HURRICANE IAN UPDATE***
Marion County Public Schools is closed Wednesday, Thursday and Friday due to Hurricane Ian. All extra-curricular activities and SAT/ACT testing are also cancelled.
West Port High School (3733 SW 80 Ave., Ocala, 34481) opens Tuesday at 5 p.m. as a special needs shelter.
General population shelters opening Wednesday at 12 p.m. include:
(10500 SE 36 Ave., Belleview, 34420)
(10055 SW 180 Ave. Rd., Dunnellon, 34432)
Fort McCoy School
(16160 NE CR 315, Fort McCoy, 32134)
Hammett Bowen Jr. Elementary
(4397 SW 95 St., Ocala, 34476)
North Marion Middle
(2085 W. County Rd. 329, Citra, 32113)
(pet friendly; 7 NW 28 St., Ocala, 34475)
Future MCPS decisions will be shared on this homepage, via Skylert messaging, posts on our media channels, and local media.
We encourage our community to be prepared and stay safe during the expected severe weather.
Welcome to Dr. N.H. Jones Elementary STEAM Magnet
Dr. N. H. Jones Elementary is a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) magnet school. As a professional learning community, the Jones faculty embodies a positive, enriching culture that promotes the academic achievement and social emotional development of all students through a growth mindset. Students engage in an innovative environment where all students are enriched through our STEAM program, enabling students to learn and utilize the Scientific Method through a strong integrated science program and Engineering Design Process.
Students participate in hands-on activities in the classroom as well as in their weekly specials’ rotation in the interactive Science Lab with the guidance of our Science Enrichment Teacher. In the Makerspace Lab, as well as our classrooms, students are encouraged to utilize their artistic capabilities and creativity by engaging all students in solving real world problems through design challenges. These higher level challenges involve critical thinking, shared inquiry, and collaborative learning. Coding, web design, and media production are applications found in our computer lab special’s rotation, as well as classrooms.
Student Day -- 7:45 AM - 2:05 PM
Campus Opens -- 7:20 AM
First Bell -- 7:35 AM
Tardy (Late) Bell -- 7:45 AM
Breakfast Served -- 7:20 - 7:40 AM
Panther Patches (Friday) -- 7:20 AM - 7:45 AM
Teacher Day -- 7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School Office Hours -- 7:15 AM - 3:30 PM
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