Upcoming dates for PTA events

Put these upcoming events on your calendar:

Thursday March 26: Annual All School Potluck, Math night and NEW THIS YEAR: SCIENCE FAIR.

Thursday April 2: General PTA membership meeting: Elections for President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. 6:00 Potluck; 6:30-7:30 meeting. Childcare provided and Spanish Interpreter available.

Monday May 4-Friday May 8: Staff and Teacher Appreciation week. Events happening throughout the week.

Tuesday May 5, General PTA membership meeting: Topic TBD/ 6:00 Potluck; 6:30-7:30 meeting. Childcare provided and Spanish Interpreter available.

Friday May 13: Annual Walkathon. More details to follow

Thursday June 11: Final General PTA membership meeting. Awards and Social. Reflecting on past year and looking ahead to next year. 6:00 Potluck; 6:30-7:30 meeting. Childcare provided and Spanish Interpreter available.

JAMS PTSA and Volunteer Opportunities 2015-2016

Is your 5th grader headed to JAMS next year? If so, we have a lot of opportunities to share with you!
JAMS PTSA
JAMS is currently seeking next year’s parent leaders. Could it be you? Are you friendly, inclusive, and committed to making JAMS a great school? If so, email tracy.patton@outlook.com. Board descriptions available at.: http://www.jamsptsa.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Jane-Addams-PTSA-Board-Member-Descriptions.pdf
Volunteer Opportunities
JAMS has lots of ways for you to get involved with our school. Some opportunities are short and sweet and some are a bigger commitment. You can learn more at: http://www.jamsptsa.org/incoming-6th-grade-volunteer-opportunities/

JAMS Band 2015-2016

Attending Jane Addams Middle School in the fall? The band wants YOU!
Even if you’ve never played an instrument, middle school is a great time to start, and JAMS Band is a challenging, fun, high-quality program. Email Deb Schaaf at deschaaf@seattleschools.org with questions.
*We are currently seeking students who play drum set to audition for Senior Jazz!* Be part of a group of dedicated, active student musicians as we travel and play all around the Pacific Northwest. Information and a link to the sign-up is available at fojam.org. (Please note: audition requirements will be modified for incoming 6th grade drummers.)