Hello John Rogers Families!
Just a friendly reminder that it is EARLY DISMISSAL (1:25pm) on Friday December 15… AND IT IS PAJAMA DAY!!!
There is NO SCHOOL from Monday, December 18th to Monday, January 1st for Winter Break (school is back on Tuesday, January 2nd).
See you in 2018! HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
WELCOME TO JOHN ROGERS ELEMENTARY!!
We will have two daytime school tours and one evening open house for next year Kindergarten and prospective families. You can bring your child with you, as long as you supervise him/her all the time. No need to sign up! Just come through the front door and meet our wonderful PTA and staff members on the day!
Daytime School Tours
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 8:10am – 9:40am
Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 8:10am – 9:40am
Evening Open House
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
November 27 – December 11
Please bring non-perishable food donations to the collection bin outside the office from November 27 through December 11.
All donations will directly benefit our John Rogers families!!
Suggested items include:
granola bars/snack items
tuna fish/canned chicken
Also, personal hygiene products including soap, shampoo and laundry soap.
If your family is in need of a food box for the winter break, please contact Ms Keene or Ms. Bergan in the office at (206) 252-4320 by Monday Dec. 11th.
Boxes will be available for pick-up on Friday, December 15th.
Thank you to our John Rogers ASB, Family Engagement Team and PTA for supporting the food drive!
JOHN ROGERS COOKIE AND COFFEE SALE!!!
Do you like Cougar Mountain Cookie Dough or Stumptown Coffee? For yourself, or as a great Christmas gift! This is your opportunity to enjoy cookies and coffee and support your John Roger’s Otter is here!
Weeks of November 13th – 27th, 2017. Please return your forms and money for your orders to your teacher on the 27th. Cash or checks (need to be made out to John Rogers PTA) only.
The dates for John Roger’s cookie dough and coffee sale have been set. Sales forms have come home in Kids Mail November 9th. You and your kiddos will have over 2 weeks to sell and it will include Thanksgiving Break (Nov. 9th-27th).
50% of all sales go directly to the John Rogers PTA!!!!!!
Pick up will be on December 12th in the cafeteria between 2:00- 4:30pm. Eryn Geokezas will need help organizing the orders and distributing them to parents on December 12th. If you can help out on December 12th, put it on your calendar now and let her know via e-mail at email@example.com, so she can put you on the list.
Also, If you are interested in taking this over next year, let Eryn know. We still don’t have anyone who to head up this sale next year.
Now, go get those orders!
MONDAY NOV 13TH – THURSDAY 16TH
PTA AND ASB EVENT
The Scholastic book Fair will take place at John Rogers, on
the stage, during students LUNCH recess and after school for
This is an opportunity for children and families to purchase
books and help support our school. John Rogers receives a
proportion of the profits which is used for JR children to
receive Scholastic news and help supports classroom libraries.
There will be a PTA event on Tuesday 14th in the evening,
starting at 6:30pm, at which you can also purchase books.
Can’t make to the school, you can also purchase books online
Staring November 9th. Go to https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=johnrogerselementarysch
The Used books sale will take place the same week outside the library, and books at the used book sale are $0.25 .
The Book Fair also needs volunteers. Mon 13th – Thurs 16th at Lunch recess or after school.
Here is a link to a sign up genius or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org to help out.
Thank you for supporting John Rogers.