Scout Meeting on Tuesday September 15 @ 7pm

Cub Scout Pack 1225 pack meeting - Monday, September 15  @ 7pm, Jackson cafeteria.  Pack 1225 is holding their first pack meeting of the year.   It's not too late to join in on the fun of scouting.  For questions, contact Sean Sullivan, Cubmaster, at Cubmaster.Pack1225@gmail.com.

Jackson Fall Picnic on Friday September 26 5:30-7:00pm

Come out and join Jackson families for the Fall Picnic.  Bring a picnic dinner and get together with friends, visit with parents and teachers, enjoy games and activities, and win a cake from the annual cake walk! 

Parents-please help out by bringing in baked goods for the cake walk.  Donations can be homemade or store bought and can be brought to the office on September 25 and 26.  Please no treats that need refrigeration. 

 

Drama Kids at Jackson on Thursdays starting September 11 

 

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 and start on September 11, so click here to sign up today! DRAMAKIDS

 

Young Rembrandts on Tuesdays starting September 23

 

Does your child love to draw?  Young Rembrandts is a fun drawing class offered at Jackson on Tuesdays from 3-4pm.  Your child will learn basic fundamentals of drawing and come home weekly with a fabulous masterpiece! Click here to sign up: YOUNGREMBRANDTS

 

  

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: lea_harbor@verizon.net.  Click here for more information: Volunteer Flyer 

 Spirit Wear is Still Available!  

 

 

Free Breakfast at Jackson!

 

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!

  

WatchDOG Dads Needed!

 

 

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:  mikecgill@gmail.com 

**If you would like to schedule your volunteer day, contact: Kamili Carthledge kamili.carthledge@pisd.edu 

 

 

JacksonPTA.com is the best way to stay informed on what’s happening at your child’s school!

 

 

Create an account today and:

 

  • Receive emails about upcoming Jackson programs and events
  • Find your child’s friends on the online directory
  • Have easy access to the lunch menu and parent’s portal
  • Sign up for volunteer opportunities
  • Purchase spirit wear and year books
  • ‚Ä®Become a member of the PTA 
  • And much more