JR Upcoming Events and Information

2/25 PTA MEETING – The next PTA meeting is Tuesday, 2/25 at 6:30 in the cafeteria. Please come to hear staff updates and get information about upcoming events, enrichment activities for students and families.

2/26 PIZZA FUNDRAISER Papa Murphy’s Pizza will donate a percentage of sales to support 5th grade camp for next year! Where: 3000 NE 127th Street (near Lake City post office) When: Wed. 2/26 from: 11am- 8:30pm. Mention John Rogers when purchasing! Questions? Julia.engel@live.com

2/28 PTA GRANTS DUE – The PTA awards 6 grants for up to $400 for community building, school enrichment and support. Any parent or staff is eligible to apply. Applications are in the office. The due date is 2/28 and grants will be awarded on 3/3. Questions? Karen: johnrogerspta@gmail.com

3/4 at 6 PM HERITAGE NIGHT – Your child should have brought home the poster project. If you’d like to help with the event, please contact Andrea Bergan at aebergan@seattleschools.org or the office. We’d love to have families set up displays, share art, or perform – dance, music, reading!

3/5 –  3rd GRADE TALENT SHOW 8:30 AM

3/16 MEADOWBROOK TRACK PRACTICE – Sign up now for Meadowbrook Track Program (at Meadowbrook Community Center)! All levels welcome! Ages 5-14. First practice 3/16. Practices M/W 6-7:30 at Nathan Hale track. Great coaches, reasonably priced and lots of fun!

3/24 BOOK-IT REPERTORY THEATRE PRESENTS – An Ode to the Fresh Cut. Tuesday, March 24, 2020. John Rogers Cafeteria 9:00 AM. John Rogers Families are welcome!

3/27 MUSIC IN OUR SCHOOLS MONTH ASSEMBLY – 3rd, 4th, 5th Graders assembly at 1:40 PM

3/27 THE GARDEN GLAM AUCTION IS COMING! School Annual Auction, Garden Glam by the PTA is on March 27 at the nearby Magnuson Mountaineer Club. Come join the community for a fun night! Make new friends with other parents while raising funds for our children’s education. Purchase tickets at the link below STARTING 2/24 https://charityauction.bid/2020%20JRE%20Auction%20’Garden%20Glam’

4/9 STEAM NIGHT – This year STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) night is Thursday, 4/9 (6-7:30 pm). We need presenters to make this event a success! If you have experience in any of these fields and would like to present at STEAM night, email Tess (teresaaman@gmail.com).

DONATION REQUEST – We need swim goggles and swim shirts. We provide extra swimsuits, towels and swim shirts for kids who forget to bring their own. Donations can be dropped off in the office. Questions? kerribrownwooster@gmail.com

SHOP ON AMAZON AND SUPPORT THE JOHN ROGERS PTA! Amazon will contribute a portion of your purchases to the John Rogers PTA. It’s easy to bookmark the link on your computer, use it for your regular Amazon shopping and support the PTA! AmazonSmile…After selecting John Rogers PTA, bookmark this link: https://smile.amazon.com/

BOX TOP$ FOR EDUCATION – Box Tops has a new app! Scan grocery receipts to earn $$$ for John Rogers. Let’s get scanning! If you have actual box tops, drop them off at the collection box in the school entry, under the bulletin board. The collection box will be phased out soon. https://www.boxtops4education.com