****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 is hosted and organized each year by a core team of parent volunteers working with a staff representative. Other supporting parent and outside volunteers assist with the event and reviewing the projects. If you are a parent, please consider getting involved as a general volunteer, interviewer or member of the organizing committee. Sign up to volunteer here.
More info about volunteering, contact one of the Science Fair Parents Volunteer Chairs:
- Stephanie Youngquist: yoyo2000 at pacbell.net
- Marjorie Sayer: 3marjorie14 at gmail.com
- Jeannette Cheng: chencer at gmail.com
Attached here is the December Panther Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy!
December Panther Tracks (pdf)
(published online 12/10/13 on the JLS PTA website)
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 card. Bring your unwrapped gift with wish card and a toothbrush securely attached, and return it by December 6th, 2013. You can also donate directly through our virtual giving tree by going to: https://vgt.familygivingtree.org/JLSmiddleschool/
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, and add a poem or special message for your son or daughter. It is all online – click here to submit your pictures and message.
FAQs and prices are listed there. THE DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 7! If you have further questions, please email email@example.com.
Attached here is the October Panther Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy!
October Panther Tracks (PDF)
Remember to come to JumpStart Day Wed 8/7/13 2pm-5pm.
Where: Fairmeadow Elementary School Multipurpose Room (right next to JLS)
** New Info**
Bring your bikes and bike helmets!
Palo Alto Police and the JLS PTA will be offering FREE bike licensing, helmet fitting, and school commute information for parents and students. Your bike must be at the event to be licensed.
** Reminder Info Previously Posted **
- Drop off completed forms and payments (see green checklist).
- Students have their school photo taken.
All students must have their school photo taken for student body cards and yearbook. (Photo packages are available for purchase.) Make-up photos will be taken on September 17.
For your convenience there is a separate PE purchase form in this packet.