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Husky Helpers Volunteer Day

Let's lighten the load with a school-wide volunteer day that reaches all our amazing teachers and staff! Sign up for a shift to come in on Tuesday, March 12th, and lend a hand.

Principal Message - February 21st

As we continue to move through the month of February, we encourage you to not only share and acknowledge the contributions African-Americans have made to society, we also invite you to join us for the remaining events that are happening on campus for the month.

Black History Month Food for the Soul Event

Come to the Black History Month Food for the Soul Event this Thursday, Feb 22nd from 10:30-12pm in the school gym. Sample great soul food. Get to know the staff and other Jahn families over lip-smacking, great-tasting, calorie-free (wink wink ) food!

Capoeira Dance Lesson

Families, please join us in the auditorium this Friday, February 23rd from 4:00-5:00pm as we celebrate and acknowledge Black History Month with a Capoeira Brazilian Martial Arts Dance Program. Parents/guardians must be in attendance with students for this special performance.

Girls on the Run Spring Season

Spring 2024 registration has begun for 10 weeks of after-school fun with Ms. Nancy leading Girls on the Run at Jahn. Twice per week for Grades 3rd-5th, the program uses the power of play to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. Limited to 20 girls, register soon!

Upcoming Events

Portrait of Principal Kimbrough

Principal’s Message

Greetings Jahn Families and Community!
It is with great pleasure that I write to you as a committed member of this great institution of learning. As the principal of Jahn School of Fine Arts, I look forward to working with you throughout the school year. I am extremely excited to be a part of the Husky family and look forward to the continuance of great work on Wolcott Street.
I am honored to lead this work alongside you, and I am confident we will accomplish amazing feats together. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to reach out with any questions you might have around things happening at Jahn. Here’s to the start of our powerful partnership.
-Dr. Derrick Kimbrough, Principal
Student artwork

Empowering Creative Thinkers

Our students are the center and soul of our school. At Jahn, we strive to empower them to be lifelong learners and use the arts as communication, creative personal realization, connectors of culture and history, a means to wellbeing, and community engagement.