The local press helps to keep the community informed about some of the great things going on at Jenks.

Here is some of the coverage:

August 13, 2014, Jenks to reopen with a new name

July 30, 2014, Jenks name change reflects renewed curriculum focus

May 20, 2014, SLIDESHOW: J.S. Jenks Fun Fest

May 19, 2014, J.S. Jenks holds Fun Fest to raise money for new kindergarten center

May 1, 2014, Putting the play back in K(indergarten)

April 30, 2014, Jenks School principal wins Lindback Award

April 30, 2014, Principals at two Northwest Philadelphia schools receive award for distinguished leadership

, Jenks to bolster ‘hands-on’ kindergarten and media learning

February 25, 2014, Friends of Jenks raise funds for environmental center

January 22, 2013, Jenks Elementary receives grant to create on-site vegetable garden

December 31, 2013, What Happened Next: Tax credit program allows local businesses to redirect dollars to public schools

November 12, 2013, Jenks parent lends a helping hand to homeless

October 23, 2013, J.S. Jenks has much to be thankful for this year

September 18, 2013, Jenks and Norwood-Fontbonne focus on tech

September 4, 2013, Volunteers give Jenks art room a face-lift before opening day

August 21, 2013, Students, parents and school staff rally for funding at J.S. Jenks

May 8, 2013, Friends of Jenks to host 2nd annual silent auction

March 12, 2013, Retired volunteers have a special role at Jenks

January 30, 2013, SLIDESHOW: Barnes Foundation visits J.S. Jenks second graders