JRE Otter News 4/25/21

The Rogers Way to Be – Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible 

4/29:                    Curbside Book Pickup (Remote students only) 4-5:30pm

3/29 – 4/30:         Submit yearbook student portraits and school pictures

ELEMENTARY BELL SCHEDULES

8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Morning Block: 8 – 10:45 a.m.

Afternoon Block: 11:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

8 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Wednesday. All students will be remote each Wednesday.

For students joining us for in-person school DAILY student attestation is required.   This attestation must be completed on-line by 7:30 AM each day before school. You should receive a daily link in your inbox to use and submit.   If you have questions, please contact Ms. Dougherty in the office at 206-252-4320.  Students can NOT be dropped off at school before 8:00 AM (for morning cohort) or 11:45 AM for (for afternoon cohort).    

Per Seattle Public Schools policy, visitors/parents are NOT allowed on school grounds or in the building.   Visitors must schedule an appointment with the office 206-252-4320.   

The playground will not be open to students or families before and after school hour

Our 40 meal sites are open from 10:45 a.m. -1:15 p.m. Please check the meal distribution webpage for more information and locations

UPDATED ATTENDANCE INFORMATION: Updated April 19th – see attendance text near end of below link;

https://www.seattleschools.org/resources/faq/teaching_and_learning

SCHOOL LIBRARY

Our John Rogers Library is excited to be back in action and getting books to your amazing otter!

In-Person students: beginning 4/29 & 4/30 In-person students will be getting outside library on a cart. That’s right! Students will be able to check out 1-2 books depending on the grade level.

Remote Only students: will receive lessons on how to place holds on books online. Online only students will have access to 3 curbside pickups & coordinated pickups:

Remote Only Students: Curbside Book Pickup* (Extended Hours!) –

April 29th 4:00-5:30pm; May 13th 4:00-5:30pm; May 27th 4:00-5:30pm

*Families can pick up books on these dates, or pickup pre-checked out books in the office after each curbside. Books will be available for office pickup from 8:30-3:30pm M-F.

ALL students: will continue to receive asynchronous library lessons on Seesaw every Wednesday at 9:30am. Questions? Mrs. Burke: jeburke@seattleschools.org

PLEASE SUBMIT PICTURE/S FOR OUR 2020-2021 YEARBOOK!

This year the JR yearbook will have student portraits submitted by families. Unfortunately, there will not be the usual school pictures this year due to the Districts strict guidelines. As of today, vendors are not allowed on campus. *Simple portrait photos are due no later then APRIL 30TH PLEASE SUBMIT ASAP Use your cell phone for a quick and easy portrait submit – it takes a few minutes! Important details and submit link here: JRE 2020-21 Yearbook Photos Information | John Rogers PTA    In addition to student portraits, school-related photos are needed. See PTA link above, or, email them/questions to: shaunna.stone@gmail.com.

SUMMER CHILDCARE REGISTRATION AT MEADOWBROOK IS OPEN

https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/seattle/daycare/program/346?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&online=true

JOHN ROGERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SPIRIT WEAR (SHIRTS, SWEATSHIRTS) WILL GO ON SALE IN MAY. DETAILS TO COME IN THE WEEKS AHEAD!

PARENT DISCUSSION    The PTA has a helpful virtual discussion group for families. This group allows you to talk with parents in your class, in your grade level also the entire school community. It can be a place to ask questions, connect with other families, and find support. Visit https://discussion.johnrogerspta.org/  to register.  Questions? Contact Melissa

PTA GROUP ON FACEBOOK  John Rogers PTA Facebook page

NEWSLETTER REQUESTS Blurbs must be less than 50 words & include contact info. Email: Kristi Yee by noon Thursday: frappuccino35@hotmail.com