Nov
09

Need Sock Hop volunteers!

Desperately seeking Sock Hop coordinators. We need volunteers to help keep this going, otherwise we may have to skip it this year! We have lots of notes and details, just need folks with some time! Please email JAPTOPresident@gmail.com if you are interested in helping out in any way. Thanks!!

Nov
01

Fun Run is tomorrow!

The Jefferson Academy Charter School Fun Run is tomorrow! Thank you to all our families who have been working hard to raise funds for our school. We truly appreciate your support!

There is only one day left in the program. That makes tonight THE LAST NIGHT FOR PLEDGING before the Jefferson Academy Charter School Fun Run. Would you consider reaching out to one or two more sponsors tonight?

If you have any questions, please let me know. We hope to see you and your family tomorrow at the big event!

Have a wonderful day! Please make sure your child gets plenty of rest tonight and wears athletic shoes tomorrow!

P.S. It’s not too late to register your child on funrun.com and earn them a free prize. Use our school registration code: 687894

Nov
01

We Want Your Candy for the Troops!

PTO is working with Operation Gratitude to host a Halloween Candy collection drive. Your unwanted treats will be sent to our deployed military and first responders. Collection bins are located inside of both the east and west entrances from now until Nov. 7.  Letters or drawings also appreciated, as well as toothbrushes/toothpaste.

Oct
24

Boosterthon Fun Run Kick Off

Parents! Our Fun Run program is finally here! We kicked off the program today with an awesome Pep Rally to get our students fired up to help Jefferson Academy Elem. Please support us by asking friends and family to pledge your child for the Fun Run. (Remember, students will run 30-35 laps.) Enter all pledges at FUNRUN.COM, and your student will be rewarded the very next day. Plus, your student will receive a FREE prize just for being registered on funrun.com!
 
PTO supports classroom parties, field trips (both in-house and away), Mileage Club, science and technology tools for classes, teacher support, special events like Sock Hop and Trick or Treat Street, and much more!

Oct
04

Special Session Agenda – 10/5/17

Jefferson Academy PTO
Board of Directors
Special Session Agenda
October 5, 2017

A Colorado Non-Profit Corporation
5:30 pm
Elementary School Commons

  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome Guests
  3. Roll Call
  4. Pledge of Allegiance
  5. Approval of Agenda
  6. Public Comment
  7. Review and approve Special Session Agenda
  8. Executive Session: In accordance with Colorado Revised Statutes S. 24-6-402(4)(f) – to discuss matters of which require confidentiality.
  9. Any additional items as required
  10. Adjourn

Oct
02

Volunteers needed for JA Teacher’s Conference Lunch

The hospitality committee will be providing a soup and salad bar lunch for our teachers during conferences on Wednesday, October 11th.   We would love your help in providing food items for this event.  We greatly appreciate your help in making this event a success. Remember all of your time shopping, cooking, and delivering foods counts toward your volunteer hours.

Please note*  We DO NOT have school this day due to parent teacher conferences.  Please keep this in mind when signing up for your items. You can drop off items early (Monday or Tuesday) and put in the fridge if needed. Please label all items (TEACHER CONFERENCE LUNCH).

Please deliver all items to the staff/teacher lounge (in the 4th grade hallway).  All items should be delivered no later than 11 am on Wednesday October 11th.

Sign up here:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d44aca72ca0fb6-jateachers1

Aug
23

Volunteers needed for Staff Appreciation Breakfasts

Hospitality needs you! They are currently looking to fill our monthly breakfast grade leads. As a lead you will take on the coordinating of decor, theme, money, food and donations from the fellow families in your grade. We will assist you in the beginning my sending reminder emails, providing updated forms for the Monday folders ect…
 
Remember all your time shopping, cooking, setting up/cleaning up for events, decorating for events, etc all counts toward your volunteer hours.
 
The hospitality committee organizes many fun events which include monthly grade sponsored staff breakfasts, conference lunches, Staff Appreciation day in December and Staff Appreciation week in May.  We try to spoil the teachers and let them know how much we appreciate all they do for our children.

Aug
20

Enter your Summer Challenge Reading minutes!

Have you been logging your Scholastic Summer Challenge Reading challenge? Right now you can catch up and enter for the whole summer. http://www.scholastic.com/ups/campaigns/src-2017/
Questions? email: JASummerRead@gmail.com

Aug
09

Lunchroom volunteers needed for the first week of school

Welcome back parents and students!
We are looking for folks to help out in the lunchrooms. There are signups for one hour shifts for the first week of school. Please note this is one of the volunteer activities that you can bring your younger children with you. Cafeteria is K-3, and 4-6 use the Commons.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4dabaa2ea2f85-jajags

Lunch schedules here:

https://jeffcojeffersonacademyes.ss12.sharpschool.com/common/pages/DisplayFile.aspx?itemId=2105545

 

May
02

JA Night at Lakeside!

$10 per ticket and children under 2 are free!

Gates open at 5:30pm. Rides are open from 6pm – 10pm.

Contact Andrea Nygren with questions: 303.817.7621 or japtopresident@gmail.com

 

 

Feb
23

Sign up to help with the Book Fair!

Volunteers Needed!!

 

Click this link to sign up! www.SignUpGenius.com/go/4090A48A8AD2DA02-scholastic1

Nov
03

Jeffco Ballot measures 3A and 3B

Jefferson County ballots include measures 3A and 3B for school funding. Jefferson Academy as a charter school often misses out on district funding. However, 3A and 3B funding includes charter schools like JA. Please consider checking into it when you vote:

http://www.supportjeffcoschools.com/tradition-of-excellence/3a-and-3b-faq/

Nov
02

Broomfield Turkey Day

 

5K, 10K & Fun Run

Thanksgiving Day – November 24

 Broomfield County Commons Park

 

From our PTO sponsor 3W Races:

 

Have a kiddo that loves running or want to run as a family? 3W races will  give 20 Jefferson Academy Elementary students FREE registration!!

 

Follow this link to have your child included in the drawing. The drawing will be held on November 11. http://japto.digitalpto.com/run-the-turkey-trot/

 

To register and for more information, here is the website – broomfieldturkeyday.com

Oct
20

Volunteers for Special Event Parking

 

Volunteers are needed to assist with directing parking cars during special events.  Volunteers will meet with JA staff at the beginning of each volunteer shift and be provided a vest and radio.  Please do not sign-up for dates/times of your child(ren)’s events as you may need to assist after the event begins.  Please contact Shara Johnson at shara.johnson@gmail.comfor questions.  Sign-up is available through Sign-Up Genius: www.signupgenius.com/go/20f044ea8ab2fa5ff2-jaelementary/

Upcoming events are in need of (2-3) volunteers:

Thursday 10/27, 6:00p-6:45p | 2nd Grade | Fall Concert

Friday 11/11, 9:30a-10:15a | 4th Grade | Music/Band Program & Art Show

Wednesday 11/16, 6:00p-6:45p | 3rd & 4th Grade | Drama Interpretation Performance

Thursday 11/17, 1:30p-2:15p | Full Day Kinder | Music Program & Art Show

Oct
15

Shop the Online Scholastic Book Fair!

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The Online Scholastic Book Fair is open until the October 21st! Books will ship free to the school!

SHOP NOW!

The PTO was able to buy MANY books for every classroom and the library with proceeds from the spring book fair!

Oct
04

Help out in the lunchroom!

https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/20F0A4DABAA2EA2F85-jags

Oct
02

Amy’s Blend coffee, Caribou donates 10% to CancerCare

LIKE COFFEE?? Of course you do! JA Families let’s get out and support one of our biggest sponsors– Caribou Coffee at Westminster Promenade. Just purchase or donate Amy’s Coffee Blend during the month of October and don’t forget to mention you are there to buy coffee for Jefferson Academy. Caribou will tally up the pounds purchased and will generously donate and support our school (providing coffee for all staff breakfasts). With the sale of every pound of

Sep
18

2016-2017 Yearbook orders

Order your yearbook before October 4, 2016. There will only be one round of orders this year so don’t delay. You can find extra order envelopes in the front office or order online:

www.memorybook.com/parentpay

Enter pay code: 81814

Yearbooks are $20 each.

Questions? Please email jeffersonacademyyearbook@gmail.com

Sep
05

Character Development & Bully Prevention Assembly – September 8

HERO

Sep
03

September PTO meeting

Please join us for our first PTO meeting of the year.

September 13th

6PM – PTO Meet and Greet
We will have a meet and greet. Come by and meet the new PTO board as well as other PTO members. Learn more about what the PTO does and how to get involved!

7PM- General PTO meeting.

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