header logo
school board
staff directory
Page: 1 of 3
Total Item(s) Found: 13 
A picture form will be sent home soon with students.  The form is to choose the background for your child's picture.  Please put your student's name and teacher name on the form as well as select which background you would like. Please return the form by the start of school on March 7th.  Please do NOT send money with the form.  Once you receive your child's spring pictures, you may choose which pictures to keep and pay for. Any part of the picture package not wanted and paid for should be returned to the school.  Thank you! [...click for more]

Posted Wednesday, February 21, 2018
There will be school on Monday, February 19th due to a snow make-up day!  It will be an early release day, so school will dismiss at 1:45 P.M. We will see everyone on Monday!  [...click for more]

Posted Friday, February 16, 2018
We have a spring music concert coming in March!  Please add the following dates and times to your calendar!
2nd grade will be March 15th at 6:00 pm
3rd grade will be March 15th at 7:00 pm
4th grade will be March 17th at 7:15 pm
The concerts will be at the high school auditorium.  (Kindergarten & 1st grade had their concerts in December) 
 [...click for more]

Posted Friday, February 16, 2018
Good evening TJ familes!  

Below is a quick synopsis of the upcoming TJ Book Drive.  Please take a look at the attachment for more details!

Who:  TJ PTA
What:  TJ Book Drive
When:  February 12th - 23rd
Where:  TJ
Why:  To swap gently used books with each other and promote the joy of reading

Please consider participating!!!  It's really, really easy!!!
 [...click for more]

Posted Monday, February 12, 2018
 Good morning TJ families!
Kindergarten round up is fast approaching, and we are super excited to meet our new kindergarten students!   If you have a child that will be 5 by September 15, 2018 we would love for you to fill out the attached forms, return them to the school on or before March 9th, and plan on joining us for a parent meeting on April 3rd.  All the details are in the attached documents.

Also, if you know of any other families that may not have received this email but have a child who will qualify for kindergarten next fall, please pass this information along to them. We thank you in advance with your help in the distribution of this information.  If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact district office or any elementary attendance center!   Thank you and have a great week ahead!
 [...click for more]

Posted Monday, February 12, 2018
Greetings TJ families!

We are getting very excited about our upcoming family literacy night!  We hope that you will all be able to participate in this awesome event!  Please mark your calendars!

Who:  All TJ students and their families
What:  TJ Family Literacy Night
When:  RESCHEDULED date & time: THURSDAY, MARCH 1st from 5:00 to 6:30 PM
Where:  Thomas Jefferson Elementary
Why:  To promote reading and literacy and TO HAVE FUN

     1)  Supper will be provided.
     2)  It is Olympic themed.
     3)  All TJ students will leave with at least one free book.
     4)  A theater performance will take place in the gym with three show times.
     5)  Games and activities will be available for children of all ages PK - 4th grade.
     6)  Photo booths and photo ops available for memory keepsakes.
     7)  Lots of opportunities for prizes.

Have a great day!
 [...click for more]

Posted Monday, February 12, 2018
Filtering Options

Select Building
Text Search
Keyword / Phrase
Date Range
Start Date
End Date
Display Mode

District Office | 1302 First Avenue West | Newton, Iowa 50208 | Phone: 641.792.5809 | Fax: 641.792.9159