John S. Jones Elementary School is operated by the Etowah County School System and is located in Rainbow City, Ala. The school is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence and teaches students in kindergarten through fifth grade. It has a staff of more than 75 full-time certified teachers and paraprofessionals with an enrollment of over 700 students. The school s academic programs include language arts, math, social studies, science, and health and physical education. It organizes a variety of cocurricular activities, such as writers workshop, skate day, book fairs, field trips, a fall festival and musical concerts. Established in 1920, John S. Jones Elementary School also provides meal, medical and bus transportation services to its students.