Jefferson Intermediate Bulletin for Wednesday, March 29, 2017
D.A.R.E Classes 6th graders will be participating in weekly presentations from instructor Wayne Trantham (retired police officer) to complete and graduate from the D.A.R.E program. This program will run through the end of April. Graduation will be April, 26th at 2:00 p.m. at the Burkley Fine Arts Center at the Jr. Sr. High School.
PTA Fun Night 2017 Step right up! Don't be shy! Friday, April 7th from 6-9 The Fairbury PTA will be hosting their annual Fun Night at the '47 gym. The fun will consist of carnival games, prizes, raffles, cotton candy, popcorn, face painting and balloon animals. Save money and buy your tickets now!! Ticket price now through April 6th: 5/$1. Ticket Price at the door: 4/$1. Presale starts now!!! Please send an envelope to the school office marked "Fun Night Tickets" & your child's name.
Planning for the 2016-17 School Year It’s hard to imagine… It’s time to begin planning for the 2017-2018 school year. Parents/Guardians who prefer to provide input regarding their child’s class placement for next year should send written comments to either elementary principal’s office by Friday, April 28th. Please note, although family input will be considered, specific preferences may not be guaranteed.
Cash for Cake Starting now thru the end of March please send donations for the purchase of cupcakes for Fun Night's cake walk Please send donations in an envelope marked "Fun Night" or feel free to bring with you to Parent Teacher Conferences. Each Classroom will have a mason jar to collect donations! Coins and cash only, please no checks. The winning classroom will be awarded a Pizza Party on Friday, April 7th!
No School, March 31st-Preschool-6th There will be NO SCHOOL for grade Pre-K thru 6th on March 31st due to a Teacher Collaboration Day.
5th & 6th Grade Band/Vocal Music Concert The 5th and 6th grade Jefferson Intermediate students will be performing in concert on April 11th at the Burkley Fine Arts center at the Fairbury Jr. Sr. High School. The performance will begin with 6th Grade band at 6:00 followed by the 5th grade vocal music performance and 6th grade vocal will wrap up the evening.
2016-17 Yearbooks 2016-2017 Yearbook are for sale!!! Books are $16.00 each - Orders are due April 3, 2017 - Please make checks payable to Fairbury PTA *** Order Forms will be handed out during your child’s Parent Teacher Conference
6th Grade Band News.... To prepare for our upcoming concert, we will begin holding full band rehearsals Monday-Thursday starting next week Monday, March 20. Students should plan to bring their instruments each day to school and will rehearse from 2:35-3:20p.m
PTA Spring Fundrasier PTA has partnered with our local 4th Street Greenhouse to offer a mix of colorful annuals in 10" pots. These flowers are perfect for spring. The colorful arrangements will work great in areas with full or part sun. Planters are $14/planter. Orders, along with money, need to be turned in by Wednesday, April 5th. Planters will be ready for pickup from 3:30-5:30 pm Thursday, May 11th at the 4th Street Greenhouse, 308 W 4th Street, Fairbury. (Just in time for Mother's Day) All proceeds will go towards various projects put on by the Fairbury PTA throughout the school year. The class from each school with the highest participation will earn an extra recess.
Fairbury Community FOOD MARKET Open to all families with students enrolled in Fairbury Public Schools Location: Region V Service, 201 F Street in Fairbury Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm Dates: September 25,October 23, November 20, December 1 January 22,February 19, March 26, April 23, May 21