Why Choose Jamestown 1 School District?

Our Mission:  

Learning For All

Our Vision:

  • A safe, orderly environment
  • Clear and focused academic goals for each student
  • Frequent monitoring of each student's learning
  • Additional opportunities to learn for those who initially struggle
  • A collaborative culture
  • High expectations for each student
  • Strong leadership
  • Effective partnerships with parents

Our Commitment

            The Jamestown Public School District is committed to maintaining a learning and working environment free from discrimination and harassment in all employment and educational programs, activities and facilities. The District prohibits discrimination and harassment based on a student and/or employee’s race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, disability, age or other status protected by the law.

Why Jamestown Public Schools?

The Jamestown School District is the fourth largest employer in Stutsman County; with 225 staff members providing services to over 2500 students. Our District consists of five elementary schools, a middle school, a high school, a career and technology center, an alternative high school and a transitional living school. The Jamestown School District is the ninth largest district in the state of North Dakota.

Jamestown is proud of our hometown atmosphere and rich history. The City of Jamestown has approximately 21,000 residents centrally located in Stutsman County in southeastern North Dakota and is the largest city in Stutsman County. Jamestown lies just south of both the Jamestown and Pipestem Reservoirs at the confluence of the James and Pipestem Rivers. Jamestown is home to Dakota Miracle-a legendary white buffalo and to the World’s Largest Buffalo Monument named Dakota Thunder located in the Frontier Village .