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Panther News, 5/13/22

JDE Weekly Parent Update 5/13/2022

Panther Families,

We hope to see you all tonight at our spring carnival! We will be moving the activities inside, so please come out and join us. Have a good weekend!

 

Updates for this Week:

  • Save the Date!--2022-2023 Meet and Greet-- We are excited to invite all families to an in person meet and greet event on campus on Thursday, June 30 from 4:30-6 pm. Students and parents will be able to walk to their new classroom, meet their new teacher, and drop off supplies. 
  • Supply Lists--Supply Lists for the upcoming school year will be posted on our website during the first week of June. 
  • New Teacher Assignments--Your child's new teacher will be shared with you in the end of year report card. 
    • More details will be provided to families in the weeks to come. 
  • Spring Field Day Dates-- A special thank you goes out to all of our parents that volunteered for field day this week. We appreciate the sacrifices you made to work the stations for our kids! We will be in need of parent volunteers for the final 2 upcoming field days. Teachers will be sending out the SignUp Genius links. If you are interested in helping, please make sure that you have been approved as a volunteer. 
    • Who do I contact for help? Please contact Ms. Sandra Cosby, the JDE receptionist and volunteer coordinator, at scosby@wcpss.net to check on your volunteer status. If you have field day questions please contact Mrs. Pennington at lpennington@wcpss.net. Thank you!
    • Completing the Background Check--If you need to come in to complete the background check please sign up for a time here. (Please understand that background checks are not done at the school and may take some time to complete.)
    • Field Day Dates--
      • Tracks 3 and 4:  K-2nd   June 10th        3rd- 5th   June 17th

    • Readministration and Repurposed Days--Please reference the information below regarding the changes to the WCPSS MTYR calendar for the end of the school year.

      • Track 1

        Tracks 2, 3, and 4

        • The last day of school, for students on track 1, is now Thursday, June 2 (formerly June 6).  

        • Qualified students in grades 3-5 that meet the criteria and opt-in for the remediation/readministration opportunities will come to school on Friday, June 3 and Monday, June 6. 

        • The last day of school, for students on tracks 2-4, is now Monday, June 27 (formerly June 29).  

        • Qualified students in grades 3-5 that meet the criteria and opt-in for the remediation/readministration opportunities will come to school on Tuesday, June 28 and Wednesday, June 29.  

 

With pride,

Altonia Bransome, Principal

 

JDE PTA Updates

 

 
  • PTA HELP NEEDED--We are still looking for help for next year, we're specifically needed help to support our Hospitality & School Spirit efforts. If you're interested in showering our teachers with love and planning events, please send an email to ptaatjde@gmail.com.