JR Information and Upcoming Events

Seattle Public Schools is sending daily emails to families with updated information about the COVID-19 virus. If you are not receiving these emails, you may call the school office to update your email address or access the information through this link: SPS COVID updates: COVID-19 SPS Update

During this time, we ask that all visitors/volunteers entering the building wash their hands upon arrival. There is a list of additional suggestions for visitors inside the sign-in book in the office. Thank you for your cooperation!

Attendance reminder – please notify the office if your child is not going to be at school. Email rogers@seattleschools.org or call 206-252-4320.

CONSTRUCTION IN OUR COMMUNITY – Seattle City Light crews will install underground electrical conduits and cables on 35th Avenue/NE 110th Street (across from Nathan Hale High School). This work is tentatively scheduled to start in mid-March 2020 and last approximately 8 weeks. Daily work hours are 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. There is expected temporary parking, sidewalk and traffic restrictions during the project. Flaggers will be present to direct traffic. For more information: 35thAve Flier-FINAL.pdf

VOUCHERS FOR FRESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES – Fresh Bucks Voucher Program is open for applications! Eligible participants receive 4 – $10 vouchers each month to spend on fresh fruits/vegetables at participating retailers including local farmers markets. Apply online or by phone between March 2 and March 31. For more information: call 1-800-756-5437 or visit https://www.freshbuckseattle.org/

UPCOMING EVENTS

PTA MEETING 3/17 – The next PTA meeting is Tuesday, 3/17 at 6:30 PM in the cafeteria. Please come to hear staff updates, get information about upcoming events, enrichment activities for students and families. All are welcome.

MUSIC IN OUR SCHOOLS MONTH ASSEMBLY 3/26 – 3rd, 4th, 5th Graders music assembly at 1:40 PM at John Rogers. Updated to Thursday, 3/26.

THE GARDEN GLAM AUCTION IS 3/27! The John Rogers Annual Auction, Garden Glam is Friday, 3/27. Come join the community for a fun, adult-only night! Make new friends with other parents while raising funds for our children’s education. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit us at: https://charityauction.bid/2020GardenGlam

The PTA shares a 4-part story series about our beloved school and the purpose of the PTA and its events with our community. Everybody will have a chance to learn more about our children’s learning experience at school. Stories will be sent home via kid mail and posted online https://charityauction.bid/2020GardenGlam

BOOK-IT REPERTORY THEATRE PRESENTS – An Ode to the Fresh Cut Tuesday, 3/24 John Rogers Cafeteria 9:00 AM. John Rogers Families are welcome!

STEAM NIGHT DATE CHANGE TO 4/3 – STEAM night has been changed to Friday, April 3 from 6-7:30. Please contact Tess if you are interested in presenting at this fun family event! Teresaaman@gmail.com

4/13 – 4/17 Spring Break NO SCHOOL

Go Otters!