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Panther Newsletter 12/2/2018

Reading Fair - Tuesday December 4th

The following is a message from Kelly DuPont, Media Specialist:


JDE Families,

The Reading Fair is FAST approaching and we cannot wait.  Don't miss out on this wonderful experience at JDE.  Whether you are participating or not come out and see all the wonderful boards that students and teachers have made.  In addition there will be performances by our Chorus, Dance Club, and Color Guard.  As an added bonus the Book Fair will be open at the end of the 4/5 hallway.  Kindergarten and 1st Grade boards will be displayed on the K/1 hallway, Grades 2 and 3 boards will be displayed on the 2/3 hallway, Grade 4 boards will be displayed on the 4/5 hallway, Grade 5 boards will be displayed in the Media Center, and Staff boards will be along the main hallway.   Please see times for The Reading Fair below.


Tuesday, December 4, 2018

5:00 - 6:00   Students set up their boards

6:00               Judging Begins

6:30               Chorus, Dance Club, and Color Guard performances in Multipurpose Room

7:15               Introduction of Judges and Announcement of Winners



Jones Dairy Elementary school weekly calendar update for the week of Dec. 3rd - Dec. 7th,  2018.


Dec. 4 (Tuesday) -   Reading Fair 5 pm.

Dec. 5 (Wednesday)  Track 1 track will track out.

Dec. 6 (Thursday) - Track 2 will track in.  Winter Chorus Concert 7:00 - 7:30 pm.


Upcoming Events:  Week of Dec. 10th - Dec. 13th,  2018.


Dec. 13th - Field Trip 1st grade tracks 2 and 4 to the Duke Center for Performing Arts.

2018 Enchanted Forest Book Fair : Let Your Imagination Grow

The book fair is underway and the children are excited to buy new books. Books make excellcent holiday gifts. Please come by anytime between the hours of 8:30-10:00,  noon- 2:00, or 3:00-4:00.  The book fair is located in the 4/5 hallway. The book fair runs until December 12.  It will be open the night of the reading fair.  If you would like to volunteer to help with the book fair, please visit to sign up.  
Lost and Found
Please come check the lost and found. There are over 75 coats and jackets in the lost and found right now.  If these items are not picked up by the holiday break on Dec.21 they will be donated.  The lost and found is located in the cafeteria as well as a large cabinet right outside the cafeteria in the hallway.