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Mrs. Boyd is retiring – please join us!

The John Rogers staff and PTA invite you to join us as we honor and thank Mrs. Boyd for her 15 years as principal of John Rogers Elementary. Marcia is retiring after many years serving as an educator, mentor, leader and friend in the Seattle Public Schools.  An all school assembly and reception will be held on Tuesday, June 11 at 2:00 PM.  Please contact Andrea Bergan at or Allison Van Doren at with any questions.

JR Students Connect with NASA Astronauts!

John Rogers 5th graders will be connecting via a live videoconference with a NASA astronaut on May 17, 2013. They were selected as one of the top five entries in the ISS EarthKAM Erosion Challenge. The event will be held from 11:00AM to Noon CST. 5th grade teacher, Onny Tabares has his students connect to the EarthKAM throughout the school year as part of their science program. The students are excited about participating in Friday’s videoconference!

Check out the post on the ISS EarthKAM website!