Our students receive an excellent education at Jenkins Elementary.  If you would like to enroll your child at our school, please click here to review the information that is required.
2017-2018 School Supply Lists are available in the main office.

The first day of school is on Monday, August 28.



Students, Parents, and Community Members thank you for a great school year.  We truly appreciated your support!

HPS Summer Reading Camp for Grades 1-3
at Viewmont Elementary:
July 10-13
July 17-20
July 24-27
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (Closed on Fridays)


Hickory Public Schools' Book Bus
Summer Schedule

Parents can access games to help their children with math by clicking on the grade level below:
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade

A Reading Resource for Parents

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


Our Battle of the Books Team won
the Hickory Public Schools district
competition and the Regional competition!!!!!

Battle of the Books


The Student-Led Parent Conferences on February 3, 2017 were a success.  Our students shared their school work and goals with their parents.  It was awesome to see our students demonstrate this type of leadership!


The 2017-2018 School Calendar is now available.  Please click here to review the calendar.


Kathleen Gillogly won the Hickory Public Schools Spelling Bee and represented HPS at the Regional Spelling Bee in Charlotte, NC!

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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.



Hour of Code and Wonder Lab

Students in third, fourth, and fifth grades participated in an Hour of Code and engaged in activities with iPads and spheros in our new Wonder Lab.  


Our students led the Pledge of Allegiance at the School Board meeting on December 5, 2016.



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!


Curriculum Resources for Parents

Please click here to access curriculum information for Hickory Public Schools.


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