PTA WEEKLY DIGEST - 3/4/18
NEXT PTA MEETING: THIS TUESDAY, MARCH 6
Please join us at 7:00pm in the media center. Our 4th grade teachers will be present as well!
READ ALOUD WEEK
This week is Read Aloud Week (March 5-9)! Students and staff are invited to participate in sprit days throughout the week:
Monday: Places Day- Wear an item of clothing from a place you've been or want to go
Tuesday: Mustache Day- Wear a mustache (examples in your packet)
Wednesday: Wacky Day- Dress in your wackiest outfit
Thursday: Stuffed Pet Day- Bring a stuffed animal to school (must fit in your backpack)
Friday: Pocket Day- Wear an outfit with pockets and bring your wocket (provided in packet)
Turn in your posters on Monday, March 5. Winners for the poster contest will be announced on Friday, March 9 and a few posters will be shared on Dayline! Several students will win prizes and one lucky teacher!
WINTER BOX TOPS CONTEST RESULTS
Well done Jones Lane community on earning $361 during the Winter Box Tops contest! Almost every classroom participated but it was Mr. Robinson’s 3rd Grade class that took first place early in the race and held on to the lead throughout the contest. The winning class brought in nearly 600 Box Tops! Honorable mentions go to Ms. Toms learning center class, Mr. Ahlskog’s 1st Grade class, Ms. Winegar’s 2nd Grade class, and Ms. Xie’s Kindergarten class.
Mr. Robinson's class will be celebrating their win with a class pizza party sometime in the next few weeks thanks to Ledos Pizza.
The last Box Top contest of the school year will be in May and you can turn in Box Tops anytime and they will count towards the Spring contest. There are other ways to participate by going online to boxtops4education.com or downloading & using the Box Tops app on your phone where you can get deals on products and earn money for our school at the same time.
NEW JLES PHONE NUMBERS
Don’t forget to enter these in your phone since the old numbers are no longer in effect!
GET YOUR 2017-2018 JONES LANE YEARBOOK! NEW ONLINE PURCHASING!
Yearbooks are on sale now for grades K-4 (5th graders receive with class dues). Order forms will be coming home this week in your child's backpack but online ordering is available starting now. Total cost is $19.00 and the deadline for ordering is March 23rd. Don't be late!!!! If you have any questions, please email email@example.com.
PARENT ENCOURAGEMENT PROGRAM
The Parent Encouragement Program (PEP) is providing lots of parenting classes this spring! Until March 15, take 20% off any core class by using EARLYBIRDS18 and get insights and tools so your home is more loving, more harmonious, and more joyful.· If you have preschoolers: http://pepparent.org/classes-programs/parenting-young-children/
· If you have school-aged kids: http://pepparent.org/classes-programs/parenting-school-age-children/
· If you have teenagers: http://pepparent.org/classes-programs/parenting-teens/
· See the full schedule of in-person and online classes and workshops on their website.
PEP is a local nonprofit dedicated to parent education and giving parents the knowledge and skills to raise more cooperative, respectful, and responsible children. They are also hosting FREE introduction workshops--See their website for details!