The Rogers Way to Be – Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible
10/8: library curbside pickup 4-5 PM
10/9: NO school (state in service day)
10/30: Drive-thru Fall Festival
NEED TECH HELP? Temporary In-Person Tech Support Center through Oct 26 at Nathan Hale High School: Monday and Wednesday 9:30am – 2:30pm (closed for lunch 11-11:30am) Tech info: https://www.seattleschools.org/student_portal/technology_supports_for_families
SUPERINTENDENT’S REOPENING PLAN TASK FORCE Seattle Public Schools is recruiting students, families, and community members for the Superintendent’s Reopening Plan Task Force for the 2020-21 school year. The task force will monitor the progress, implementation, and effectiveness of the remote learning model and advise the Board and superintendent on possible revisions and continuous improvement. The deadline for applications is 10/7. Task Force Application Contact: email@example.com
Seattle Public Schools has extended the Student Verification Form window until October 8. Our district and school-based communication tools are dependent on the accuracy of data retrieved from this form. If phone numbers, emails, and primary contact information isn’t reviewed and updated annually we can’t ensure we are reaching all families with critical information. . Directions on how to access the Source and student verification form can be found here. For questions, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
JOHN ROGERS LIBRARY CURBSIDE PICKUP: 10/8 FROM 4:00 TO 5:00 pm.
Watch the video in Seesaw and/or look at the attached pdf for support – books must be placed on hold by 3:00 PM the day before pick up. How many books can students hold? 5 books; How many books can students checkout? 3 books: How do I know if my book is ready for pickup? Mrs. Burke will send an email to the student AND parent email on file; 1 of the 3 books can be a graphic novel; 1 of the 3 books can be a book from a series; Kindergarten will be delayed a few weeks to teach book care lesson; How do I return a book? There will be a book bin placed outside the building from approx. 9-3pm M-F. When you are finished reading your book, place it in the bin! You can also bring your books at the curbside pickup. Questions? email@example.com
DRIVE-THRU FALL FESTIVAL! Friday 10/30 from 5pm-6:30pm (details to come), drive (walk if you need) to the school. Stay in your car and wearing your mask to receive grab ‘n go tricks and treats and festive Otter spirit! Free family Fall Festival fun, drive-thru 2020 style. Further details to come. If you would like to help please contact Kristi Yee: firstname.lastname@example.org
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE JOHN ROGERS ART DOCENT PROGRAM! Help bring art to our Otters this year by visiting a class virtually once a month to lead an art project with students. Everyone is invited to participate and you do not need an art degree! Orientation/training will be provided. Questions? Megan: email@example.com
VOLUNTEER AS A CLASSROOM RAFT CAPTAIN The Family Connections Team is seeking classroom volunteers to be Raft Captains (similar to the former room parent role). Raft Captains help communicate school, community and classroom information to families in the classroom. This helpful role can be communicated via email at a time that suits your busy schedule. For details contact Sonja: firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Maria: email@example.com
PARENT DISCUSSION The PTA has a new discussion group for parents. 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
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PTA (Parent Teacher Association) MEETING: 10/20 at 7:00 PM A short meeting to discuss/vote to amend the budget so the CPA can complete tax work. All are welcome to attend! Meetings will be held via Zoom with the same Meeting ID and Passcode until it is safe to meet in person again. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6789533424?pwd=WlRjdEZaRW5LODZoeWwwVnpZMTB0UT09 Meeting ID: 678 953 3424 Passcode: Otters
Become a PTA member today! Membership is $9. JOIN NOW CLICK HERE! Scholarships are available by emailing John Rogers PTA Questions? Contact John Rogers PTA.