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 NEW!  Plans to Build a New Elementary School at Jefferson
 
The County is actively planning to build a new elementary school at the Jefferson site.  WE NEED YOUR INPUT in this process.  Decisions will be made shortly and it is imperative that we hear from you!  Deadline for comment is Friday, October 24.  
 

Survey for TJMS parents, teachers/staff and students – weblink is https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/J3KJLZ8

 

 NEW!  More Seats for Students - Middle School Building - Next Meeting November 5th @ 7:00pm, Williamsburg MS
 
An additional Middle School CIP meeting has been added to the schedule and will take place on November 5 at 7 p.m. in the Williamsburg Middle School auditorium.  For more information on upcoming meetings please visit the MoreSeats calendar.

Here is a copy of the APS presentation from the last meeting:
 
Jefferson PTA has significant concerns about the proposal to build a 1,300 middle school at the Wilson site because of the impact on our community.  Please attend the meeting November 5th to learn more.  
 
 MARK YOUR CALENDARS
 

November PTA MEETING: WEDNESDAY, November 12 @ 7:00 pm in the Library

                                REUNIóN DE LA PTA:  14 Noviembre EN LA BIBLIOTECA A LAS SIETE

(Hay tranducción por cada reunión de la PTA)


 
2014-2015 Jefferson PTA Leadership
 
OFFICERS
  • President - Laura Peralta-Schulte                 email
  • VP, Family Engagement - Irma Deleon         email
  • VP, Fundraising - Jennifer Seedlock Klapper  email
  • VP, Membership - Nakeesha Seneb                
  • VP, Principal - Keisha Boggan                        email
  • Co-Secretaries - Claire Jones   email    and Sarah Beaton   email
  • Treasurer - Moira Muccio Secrest    
 
PTA LEADERS AND COMMITTEE CHAIRS
 
ACI Representatives           Samara Weinstein
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CCPTA Representative       Tracy Hopkins    email
                                                 Mahender Dudani 
Garden Chair                        Marney Michalowski     email
 
 
 How to Get Engaged in the Jefferson PTA
 
1)    Join the PTA:  The cost of membership is $10.00 per family.  Most of these funds go to pay for National and State PTA dues.   Sign Up Today!

2)   Get Connected:  Join the PTA ListServs to receive timely information about PTA and school events.  Sign Up Below!

3)    Join the Jefferson PTA Leadership Team:  We are currently looking to fill a number of positions to lead projects for the PTA.  Many of these jobs can be completed from home.      Open PTA Positions for 2014-15.docx
 
If you have any questions about the positions, please email Laura Peralta-Schulte, Jefferson PTA President, at Laura.ps@verizon.net.  
      
 Important Dates in First Quarter:
  • 10/24/2014 - Middle School Early Release
  • 11/03/2014 - End of 1st Quarter 

 JEFFERSON'S FAMILY ENGAGEMENT REPORT is available.  Please read it, and direct any questions or comments to the Family Engagement Team Chairman, Tim Cotman.

INFORMATION FOR PARENTS ABOUT THE IB MIDDLE YEARS PROGRAMME IS AVAILABLE HERE.
Información sobre la programma de Bachillerato Internacional (IB) de los Años Intermedios esta aqui

PTA MEMBERSHIP
All families and teachers are asked to please join the PTA.  You may download a membership form in and turn it into the Jefferson Office, to the attention of Laura Peralta-Schulte.  
 
Solicitud de Membresia y Voluntariado del PTA en Español.  Envíe la forma completada a la oficina de Jefferson.

PTA Email Listservs -- Subscribe Here! 

This is the PRIMARY Jefferson PTA sponsored e-mail list ("listserv"). Please sign up for this list as this is the MAIN way the PTA will communicate. This email will be used to provide information on activities and issues and will be used for announcements from Jefferson staff or the PTA. To join this group, send a blank e-mail to tjms-subscribe@yahoogroups.com or click here:

Subscribe to Jefferson Middle School/PTA listserv

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This second e-mail list, "Jefferson Chat", is an informal, interactive communications among PTA members and other friends of Jefferson. Topics or issues that affect some or all of the Jefferson families are appropriate. To join Jefferson Chat, send a blank email to jeffersonchat-subscribe@yahoogroups.com or click here:

 Subscribe to Jefferson Chat (informal) listserv

 
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