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Classes Canceled Monday, January 10

Classes will remain canceled for all CPS students on Monday, January 10, 2022.  

JONES IS OPEN: In the meantime, our building is open for students who wish to come to school to study, work on projects with classmates, or pursue other learning opportunities. 

  • The Library Media Center is open for student use and will be supervised.
  • The South Campus Cafeteria is also open and meals are available. 
  • The Main Office is open and staffed with all school administrators present.
  • The North Campus fitness room is open 9:00-11:00 am.
  • Our hours for general student access for Monday, January 10, will be 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.

INDEPENDENT LEARNING PROJECTS: CPS has provided online materials in various subjects for students and parents to utilize during the current class cancellations if they wish to do so. Please check the following link to see what is available.  High School

ATHLETICS UPDATE: Late yesterday, we were approved by CPS to hold athletic practices and competitions, depending on the availability of coaching and supervisory staff.  Coaches will be reaching out to their teams if they are able to hold practice or with updates on competitions.  

SAT PREP UPDATE:  As indicated previously, the SAT Prep classes for enrolled Juniors have been moved to all virtual for the time being. Academic Approach will send out virtual invitations and log-in information on the days the classes are scheduled. Instructors will share online course manuals, but students may also come to school and pick up hard copies if they wish and have not done so already.

COVID TESTING: COVID testing is scheduled to take place at Jones on Thursday, January 13, from 8:00 AM - 3:15 PM.  Here is the link to register for testing at Jones.

VACCINES: All Chicagoans age 5 and older are now eligible to get vaccinated against COVID-19. If you’re ready to get yourself or your child vaccinated, you can find appointments using the site linked below. If you’re still deciding, there is also some important information provided about COVID-19 vaccines below in the link below.