Sylenda Lacy Janes, Ed.S.

2nd Grade Teacher

Sylenda Janes
662.895.664 ext. 408

Welcome to Mrs. Janes' 2nd Grade Class!
Welcome to Chickasaw Elementary School!
We are glad to have the opportunity to teach your children!
Every child is such a blessing!
We are glad YOU are making OUR classroom special!

About the Teacher

Education

I am a graduate of Northeast Mississippi Community College and Mississippi State University with a Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, and an Educational Specialist Degree in Elementary Education.  I also carry a K-12 Computer Certification, K-12 Reading Certification, and two areas of concentration in Social Studies and Science.

Experience

This is my 24th year of teaching at Chickasaw Elementary School in DeSoto County.  I have had the opportunity of teaching both second and third grade levels.

Bio

Hello, my name is Sylenda Lacy Janes.  I am from Hickory Flat, Mississippi.  I graduated from Hickory Flat Attendance Center.  I received my Associates Degree from Northeast Mississippi Community College.  I graduated with honors from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, and an Educational Specialist Degree in Elementary Education.  I also carry a K-12 Computer Certification, K-12 Reading Certification, and two areas of concentration in Science and Social Studies.  This is my 24th year of teaching at Chickasaw Elementary School.  I have had the opportunity of teaching both second and third grade levels.  I have served on numerous committees and been named grade chair person for several years.  I am married to Whitney Janes.  We have two sons, Wesley and Will. Wesley is a freshman at Mississippi State University. Will is a sophomore at OBHS. We are members of Olive Branch First Baptist Church. My husband and I have worked with the Children's Ministry for several years.  My husband and I have also served as leaders for the Olive Branch Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts Pack/Troop #234.  I enjoy spending time with my family, vacationing at the beach, camping, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, crafting, gardening, watching my son play and march in the Olive Branch High School Band.  Each year brings new and wonderful experiences to our classroom.  I know you will make our class special!

Class Schedule

7:10-7:50            Morning Work/Tutoring and Intervention 

7:50-8:20           Announcements/Morning Meeting

8:20-8:30           Restroom Break

8:30-10:00         ELA Instruction

10:00-10:45       Activity *See Schedule below

10:45-11:20       Math Instruction

11:20-11:30        Restroom Break

11:30-11:38         Math Instruction

11:38-12:03        Lunch

12:03-12:20        Math Instruction

12:20-12:45        Recess

12:45-1:00         Instruction  

1:00-1:10           Restroom Break

1:10-2:15           Instruction 

2:30                   Dismissal  

 

Monday-Music

Tuesday- PE (Remember to wear tennis shoes)

Wednesday-Computer

Thursday-Art 

Friday- Library (Remember to return your books)

Links to Learning

Announcements


Library & Scholastic  

Allow your child to visit our local library and get his/her own book card.  Then they can check out their own books.

Mrs. Hassell allows students to check out two books per week if they returned the two from the previous week. 

You may want to order books for your child through Scholastic Book Club online.  When you order a book online, we get a free book for our classroom.
You will need our CLASS CODE:GLHFV to do so.  
Click here for the link to order your books:
https://clubs2.scholastic.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/LogonForm