Information for the: 2014 - 2015 school year.
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Principal - Kathryn Hutchinson
Grades - k - 5
2014-15 School Schedule - 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Joyner Elementary runs on the Traditional calendar. Currently, the following Traditional calendars are available for download:
Before School: WCPSS
After School: WCPSS
Contact the Joyner Elementary directly for full information about its before- and after-school care programs. For general information about before- and after-school care programs across WCPSS, go here.
Phone - (919) 856-7650
Fax - (919) 856-7661
Website - http://joyneres.wcpss.net
Address - 2300 Lowden Street, Raleigh, NC 27608
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The Center for Spanish Language/IB PYP at Joyner Elementary offers the most extensive Spanish language program to elementary students in Wake County Schools. It creates a learning environment in which students use structured inquiry to help construct their own knowledge; strengthen literacy and communication skills in English and Spanish; increase positive, cross-cultural attitudes; and create an understanding of their world through community involvement and collaboration.
All students will receive literacy and communication instruction in Spanish as they learn to express themselves in two languages (English and Spanish). This instruction enables students to communicate with each other in two languages both inside and outside the classroom.
The Center of Spanish Language has a history of offering the most extensive Spanish program offered at a Wake County elementary school. All students in kindergarten through fifth grade receive instruction in Spanish every day. Along with the study of the language, students develop an understanding of Spanish culture through art, music, and dance. A perfect accompaniment to the language program, the IB program helps students ask questions through an inquiry model of teaching and learning. With an emphasis on community service, students become responsible, globally-minded citizens.
Important: Bus routes are subject to change based on actual student distribution, parent appeals, and other factors. The information here will be updated regularly, but updates may take several days to be reflected online. This route information last updated: 7:36 AM, Fri, Sep 19, 2014.
Stop times: Parents can anticipate a stop time based on the route start time, estimating 3 minutes between stops for neighborhood routes and 10 minutes for express routes. The exact stop time will vary during the first weeks of school. Students should be ready and waiting for the bus at least 10 minutes before the bus is expected to arrive.
Bus schedules: We urge parents to be patient as routes settle during the first few weeks of school. With students becoming familiar with this new routine, bus routes may take more time.
Faded Stops: Stops in faded text are on the route, but do not pick up or drop off students attending this school.
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This route information last updated: 7:36 AM, Fri, Sep 19, 2014.
State report cards are produced by the NC Department of Public Instruction (DPI).2011 - 2012
Federal AYP Results (Replaced by AMO)
Magnet Schools of America National Magnet School of Excellence 2009, 2010, 2011
NC ABC's School of Distinction 2011
Award Winning Odyssey of the Mind Program, Odyssey of the Mind World Champions 2001, Third Place 2003, Sixth Place 2008
Award Winning Chorus, Esprit de Corps Award, Best in Class at Music in the Parks at Busch Gardens-Spring 2011
Daily "Live" Student Led News Program WJYJ
Global Student, Staff, and Parent Outreach Programs with Staff and Parent Missions to Belize and Haiti