Category Archives: 8th Grade

Common Core Parent Info Night Slides

Here are the slides from the Common Core Parent Info Night that took place on March 19, 2014. Common Core Parent Presentation Slides (PDF)

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Common Core Testing at JLS (Letter from Sharon Ofek)

Español (pdf) Dear Parent/Guardian: This is an exciting time for everyone at JLS. As you may already know, we, along with thousands of schools across California, are participating in a field test of a modern assessment system designed to help … Continue reading

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March Panther Tracks (Newsletter)

Attached here is the March Panther Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy! March Panther Tracks (pdf) (published on the JLS PTA website)

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Science Fair Registration Open Until January 18th – and…Calling for Parent Volunteers

****Students Register Online **** Science Fair Info and Registration is available online (here). Deadline to register is January 18th. Students can ask their science teacher if  they have further questions. **** Call for Parent Volunteers **** The JLS Science Fair … Continue reading

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Transition Dates and Deadlines

Info about registering for classes for next year, dates, deadlines, forms, parent info nights and more. Transition Dates and Deadlines (pdf) **updated 1/14/14 ** Juntas y Fechas de Transición (sobre selección de clases para el año escolar 2014-2015)

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December Panther Tracks (Newsletter)

Attached here is the December Panther Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy! December Panther Tracks (pdf) (published online 12/10/13 on the JLS PTA website)

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Family Giving Tree’s Holiday Wish Drive

Be someone’s elf this holiday! Every year the JLS community makes a difference by donating gifts and clothing to low income children through the Family Giving Tree Holiday Wish Drive.  Just go to the Counselor’s office and choose a wish … Continue reading

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8th Grade Parent Yearbook Ads

8th grade parents! Would you like to do something special for your graduating 8th grader? You can publish a full color ad for your child to congratulate him/her in June in our yearbook! You can submit baby pics, family pics, … Continue reading

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October Panther Tracks (Newsletter)

Attached here is the October Panther Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy! October Panther Tracks (PDF)

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Bullying Prevention Awareness Week

Dear JLS Families, October is National Bully Prevention Month and this week is the start of Bullying Prevention Awareness Week. JLS is raising awareness of bullying prevention and will be sharing daily announcements over KJLS about how our actions affect … Continue reading

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