Wednesday, October 26, 2016

We're off to see the Wizard.... And other fun stuff coming up!

Friday is our fun event celebrating our Fall Read aloud, The Wizard of Oz!  There is a fun day planned for your kids.

Books and Beyond kicks off Thursday, October 27th.   For every 15 books your child reads they will move up 1 level.  Look for flyers and sheets to come home this week.

Our Next PTO meeting is Tuesday, November 1st.  Join us in the cafeteria at 7:00pm.  Find out how we did with magazines, the exciting events coming up for November and December, see items from our next fundraiser and see old and new friends!  There will be prizes raffled off too!1  Bring a friend, get an extra raffle ticket!!

Don't Forget!!

 Family Fitness Night, 11/4
No School 11/8
No School 11/11

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Follow the yellow brick road……..

Friday, October 28, 2016 the students will participate in our annual fall fair based on the school wide read aloud of The Wizard of Oz.   We are looking for parent volunteers to help with this event. 

Morning:  8:45 – 11:45  grades K, 1, 5 & 4
Afternoon:  11:30 – 2:30  grades 3 & 2

Please email your name, phone number, email address and if you can help morning, afternoon or both and we will get you signed up!!

Monday, October 10, 2016

 MAGAZINE DRIVE is in full swing at JA! 
Please get your orders together and either send in your order forms 
or go online and submit your orders. ONLINE SALES COUNT TOWARD PRIZES!
Thank you for all of your orders so far, you doing GREAT!
JA SCHOOL ID#2590727

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Last night was our first PTO meeting and it was a SUCCESS! We had new faces, homemade goodies, and great conversation! THANK YOU! Our meetings are about having knowledge of upcoming events and discussion on what you want more information on. You don't need to sign your life away, just come and see what it is about, share your questions, and help make a difference in your child's school/community.
Our next meeting is Tuesday November 1st, plan now and bring a friend!

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Welcome to October!!

October is shaping up to be a busy month.  Here are the fun things planned for this week!!

Monday, October 3rd - Magazine drive kicks off!  Sell, Sell, Sell and get lots of fun prizes.  Packets should go home on Monday.  We are looking for a few people to help with tallying orders and distributing prizes from 9-11am.  If this is something you would like to help with please email

Tuesday, October 4th - Picture Day!!  Smile and say cheese!!

Tuesday, October 4th - 7:00 PM 2016-2017 Kick Off PTO meeting.  Come meet new friends and say hello to old ones.  This is your chance to be involved in what happens in YOUR school.  Come learn about the fun events we have in store this year, enjoy some yummy goodies, meet your PTO leadership team and share with us your thoughts and ideas for a great school year.

Wednesday, October 5th - Walk to School!  Make sure you have filled out the permission slip and your child is at school by 8:05.  Children will be then be bused to Our Lady or the Lake church and will Walk to School together!!  Parents are welcome but are asked to park at the church across the street and take the shuttle bus from there.

Friday, October 7th - Professional Day!  No School!!

Monday, October 10th - Columbus Day!  No School!!

This is just the beginning of the month.  Books and Beyond kicks off October 28th and the first cutoff for Box Tops is October 15th!