PTSA Meeting October 22nd, 7-8:30pm
Please attend the FIRST General PTSA Meeting of the school year
Special guest speakers:Principal Dedy and Dr. Michele Aoki, SPS's International Education
^^Childcare will be provided in the cafeteria for school-aged children.^^
saturday oct. 25 JSIS Monster Mash
Monster Mash Book Fair
The annual Monster Mash book fair is here! The profit from this book fair provides much needed books in English, Spanish and Japanese. Scholastic is the only book seller who allows the profit to be taken in cash. 25% of every purchase goes directly to the library budget so Ms. Kathleen can purchase books in different languages.
The book fair will be open for sales in the library:
|Thurs, Oct 23rd||8:30-9:25* a.m. & 3:30-4:30* p.m.|
|Fri, Oct 24th||8:30-9:25* a.m. & 3:30-4:30* p.m.|
|Sat, Oct 25th||5:00-8:00 p.m. during the Monster Mash|
*Students must be accompanied by an adult. morning after the first bell, students whose parents could not accompany them will be invited to the library to make book purchases.
Ms. Kathleen is looking for volunteers to help set up, cashier, and pack up the book fair. Sign up here!
Two more meetings are coming up - Oct. 27 at Yesler Community Center, and Oct. 28 at Northgate Community Center.
Spring Trip to Mexico
Preparations are underway for the annual trip to visit our sister school, Juan de la Barrera in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The trip is planned for Spring Breakand is open to all JSIS students and their families. (Please make sure you have the right dates, as a previous announcement did not have the updated information.)
Trip registration will open on ! Maestra Priscilla will be in room 404 to accept registration fee from each morning until registration is full.
If you are interested in joining us or need more information, come to the meeting on:
At JSIS Room 404
Volunteers for Vision/Hearing Screening
Did you know that Nurse Sheila screens every child at JSIS for possible vision or hearing problems? Volunteer to help for two hours. Sign-up genius has more details including screening dates and homeroom numbers if you want to help with your child's class.
Sign up HERE to help
Move-a-Thon - Thank You & Pledge Donations
As seen in your Room Rep email: Thank you to the many many students and their families who came out for Sunday's Move-A-Thon!
Now's the time to turn in your pledged donations--before October 20th. Your student's pledge form was sent home in his/her homework folder, or new this year, pay online.
Balloon Drop 2014
JSIS Balloon Drop was a fun, smashing, wet success. BIG THANKS to the staff and volunteers who made it such a fun event!
Send pictures of your students with their balloon creations to the web team if you'd like to be part of the slide show!
Click HERE to see Balloon Drop 2014 Slideshow.
LOST AND FOUND
- Items will be cleared ~monthly.
- Legible names somewhere in the clothes will help. Otherwise items will be donated
- .Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you're looking for something specific.
Want to know how to get something in the E-News or on the Website or out via the Room Reps? Look in the left-hand column of this page. See the "PTSA Communications!" button? Click on it, then click on "Submit Request..."