Come show your Jackson spirit and enjoy a night of skating with friends and teachers! Only $7.00 per skater (includes skate rental) Food and drinks are also available for purchase. Thunderbird Roller Rink 3200 Thunderbird Lane, Plano 75075. See you all there!
Join Jackson parents for a discussion on finding ways to put homework into perspective and make it the learning tool it is meant to be. Wednesday, October 22 in the Jackson Library from 6:30-7:30pm. Refreshments will be served and child care is available. Contact Andrea Hall at AndreaHall@pisd.edu
Reflections 2014-2015, Due November 7!
Get the creative juices flowing with your children. The PTA Reflections Program encourages art expression in many forms-visual arts, photography, literature, dance choreography, music composition, and film productions. Students (K-12) may submit as many entries as they would like. See specific program information at: REFLECTIONS
Yearbook pictures needed (yes, we’re thinking about the yearbook already!) Follow the directions below to submit your pictures or burn them to a CD and leave in the Jackson office clearly marked “Yearbook Pictures”. We especially need pictures of any big events such as class parties, Thanksgiving Feast, assemblies, College Week, or any other special days or events. For questions, contact Cara Prentice at firstname.lastname@example.org
Is your child interested in acting and theater? Drama Kids is a fantastic program right here at Jackson that offers weekly classes to help children build confidence and self-esteem, practice speaking and creative movement while having a fabulous time. Classes are on Thursdays from 2:50-3:50 , so click here to sign up today! DRAMAKIDS
Volunteers Needed for 2014/2015
Would you like to help out with all the exciting programs and events at Jackson? How about being part of the planning and organizing? Or just helping out behind the scenes? The Jackson PTA needs you. Positions for the PTA Board for the 2014/2015 school year. It is a great way to meet other parents and really feel part of your child's school experience. Contact Lea Harbour if you are interested: email@example.com. Click here for more information: Volunteer Flyer
Jackson is now serving free breakfast to ALL students every day. There is no need to sign up and there is no charge. Your child can come to the cafeteria starting at 7:00 a.m. and get a breakfast for free!
WATCH D.O.G.S.®, a K-12 program, invites fathers, grandfathers, uncles, or other father figures to volunteer at least one day all day at their child’s school. WatchDOG volunteers perform a variety of tasks during their volunteer day including monitoring the school entrance, assisting with carpool, morning and afternoon bus duty, monitoring the lunch room, and helping in the classroom with a teacher's guidance by working with small groups of students on homework, or flashcards.
*For Additional Information, contact Mike Gill: firstname.lastname@example.org
JacksonPTA.com is the best way to stay informed on what’s happening at your child’s school!