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J. S. Waters School Announcements
PICTURE DAY
Thursday, September 25th

All students are photographed for the yearbook. Only students who prepay will receive pictures.

Save 10% on any online orders: mylifetouch.com
Coupon Code: 10FORANY
Paper Order Forms will come home next week.
SUPPLY DRIVE EXTENDED!
JSW PTA is hosting a Supply Drive for the Thrift stores. This is another way to earn hours for your class/teacher.  We will be collecting supplies until September 26th.

They need cleaning & office supplies.
Gift cards to stores that sell those things and money can also be donated.  Please send receipt with the donated supplies. We earn 1 hour for every $7.50 that is spent.

The class with the highest $ amount of receipts turned in will win an ice cream party.
EAT A RAINBOW WEEK

Mark your calendar for Eat a Rainbow Week—September 21st-27th
Eat a Rainbow week is a week-long celebration of eating a colorful variety
of fruits and vegetables.  Each day of Eat a Rainbow Week has a theme color.


Sunday Sept 21st: Eat a Rainbow!
Mon Sept. 22nd: Red
Tues Sept. 23rd: Orange
Wends Sept. 24th: Yellow
Thurs Sept. 25th: Green
Fri Sept. 26th: Blue/Purple
Sat Sept. 27th: Rainbow
 
 The school cafeteria will serve fruits and vegetables to match the theme color each day, and we’ll promote the benefits of eating a colorful variety of fruits and vegetables through activities at school. 
 
We invite you to celebrate along at home, and to pack fruit and vegetable-filled lunches or snacks for your child/children that match the color of the day.  Some ideas include: apples, oranges, raisins or other dried fruit, and baby carrots or celery sticks with dip or peanut butter. 
 
Also, don’t forget to check out local farmers’ markets, restaurants and businesses that are also participating in Eat a Rainbow Week by visiting www.chathamnc.org/eatarainbow and learning all the places you can eat a rainbow in Chatham.
 
THIFTSHOP CHECK
JSW PTA Thrift shop check ~ $36,995.15!!! 
Thanks to everyone for their hard work
and helping our students and staff!

 
YEARBOOK Presale begins this week. Don’t miss out! Secure your yearbook by preordering now for $30.
Books will increase to $40 once the final numbers are turned in.
Last year, we ran out of books due to the limited number of extra books ordered.

Please disregard the personalization information on the flyers. JS Waters does not offer personal names or icons at this time.

Orders may be placed online at ​
ybpay.lifetouch.com using 3570715 for your access code or you may return the flyer with cash or a check made payable to JS Waters. 
PTA DROP BOX & WORKNIGHT SIGN UPS
JSW PTA is pleased to announce an online signup and reminder system for the PTA Dropboxes & Worknights.  This is a new process so please work with us as we all learn.
 
The link to the
PTA Dropbox Sign Ups & PTA Worknight Sign Ups is on the left hand side of the website under the PTA section, under the For Families section, & under Thriftshop Info. There is a short form to fill out for the Drop Box Sign Ups with your Name and the date/location of the dropbox chosen.  For PTA Worknights, you have to register & create a login, but it's quick & easy. You will then choose the dates you would like to volunteer. Three days prior to your dropbox pickup or scheduled worknight, you will receive an email reminder.  

 If you are unable to pickup the dropbox on the due date, please contact
Tina Harris, our PTA Thrift Shop representative, by email or @ 919-548-3185.

If you do not have email & would like to sign up for a worknight, please contact 
Tina Harris or Catherine Moore and we can sign you up!
THRIFTSHOP WORKNIGHTS
Siler City
Friday, September 26th - 6:00 - 8:00

Sign Up Here!

 
OCTOBER 17, 2014

HAT DAY & WEAR PINK!

Pay $1 & Wear your hat!
Proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.

Wear Pink in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness


 
ATTENTION VOLUNTEERS/CHAPERONES
         
Chatham County Schools requires anyone
 wishing to volunteer/chaperone in the school system to register online with AppGarden

The link can be accessed on the "For Families" tab (above, left) under the heading "Volunteer/Chaperone Application"

Applications must be completed 2 weeks prior to volunteering or chaperoning.
3 EASY FUNDRAISERS!
Last year we earned over $5,544 just by doing these 3 SIMPLE things!
Click on Logos for more information!


  This Earned $328 last year!
Turn your receipts into donations for JSW!
Learn about Shoparoo here!
It's easy! Just download the app & take pictures 
of your receipts!

 This Earned $1,986 last year!

Find a Box Top & cut it out!
Return to the school in packs of 25.
We receive 10 cents for each Box Top!

This Earned $3,230 last year!
Gift Card orders go in Monday, October 6th.
Sign up with Scrips & start placing your orders!
They will be released on Tuesday morning & ready for 
pick up the following week.
 Contact Catherine Moore for more information.
 
JSW SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT
The agendas and minutes from the JSW School Improvement Team are located in a folder on the right side of Principal Browne's Office webpage. All meetings and minutes are subject to the open records law.

Beverly Browne
Principal

8/28/14 Minutes