district snapshot

10 School Sites

12,677 Students

1,700 Employees

1 Trojan Family

Excellence in action

Staff Spotlight

Photo of Sydnie Ritze, District Teacher of the Year

"Not only do I get to be a part of this amazing world of education, but I get to do it here at Jenks where there is a tradition of excellence. I have so much pride in being a Jenks teacher, and I’m so grateful for the opportunity to represent this District."

- Sydnie Ritze, 2023-24 District Teacher of the Year

Photo of Leo Martinez - Classified Employee of the Year

"I'm so happy to work at Jenks because of the people here. So many memorable moments in my life have happened here at Jenks and it's a dream come true to do this job every day."

- Leo Martinez, 2023 Classified Employee of the Year

Photo of Dana Sykes making heart shape with hands

"I love the culture of this district. The way people care about my kids and invest in my kids is truly special. There is so much diversity here. Jenks has resources and experiences available to students that you just won't find anywhere else."

- Dana Sykes, JPS Employee & Parent