Want a JYJ 5K t-shirt? We have all sizes, from Youth Medium-Adult XXL (no Youth Small). T-shirts are $5 each. Place your order by emailing Arinn Widmayer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Only 7 days left to order your yearbook!
Order now so you don’t miss out! Capture those precious memories and order your child’s JYJ yearbook before March 20. Flyers came home in the Wednesday folders or you can order online at www.ybpay.lifetouch.com. Joyner’s yearbook ID code is 10746718. No extra yearbooks will be purchased, so please order yours now through March 20. Questions? Contact Claren Englebreth at email@example.com.
Create a family heirloom (or just make your child happy)
Spring 2018 Joyner TEK Club Offerings
Spring TEK clubs will run Wednesdays, April 18-May 23, after school until 4:45. Registration is on Thursday, March 22, from 8:00-8:30 in the JYJ Media Center. Registration forms should come home today in Wednesday folders.
Spring club offerings include:
- STEM Overload! Stefanie Piner, Grades K-2
- Hungry for Books. Amy Forbes, Grades K-2
- Crack the Code. Lauren McCallum, Grades 1-3
- Crafty Creators. Madison Ferrell, Grades 1-5
- Community Service Club-Let’s be Superheroes! Fran Cameron, Grades K-5
- Are You Ready to Breakout? Dominique Orr, Grades 2-5
- Edible Structures. Jakala Wilson, Grades 2-5
Please contact TEK with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the Date for Dine-Out Night and Night of Nonsense
Amazon Smile Means Your Purchases Help Joyner
3x your impact! Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first smile.amazon.com purchase through March 31. Shop Amazon through smile.amazon.com/ch/56-1691112 and Amazon donates a percentage of the sale to Joyner’s PTA!
Kindergarten Readiness and First Grade Refresher Camp
Ms. Johnson and Ms. Forbes are offering their rising kindergarten readiness camp again this year and adding a special week for rising first graders, too! Camps are half-day (9-noon) and run June 25-29, July 23-27, and Aug 6-10 for rising Kinders. July 30-Aug. 3 is First Grade Refresher week. Click here to learn more and click here to download the registration form.
What Every Parent Needs to Know About Concussions: May 10
- Time: 11:30am-1pm
- Location: NCPTA Headquarters, 3501 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612
- Cost: $20 per person. Lunch will be provided
There is limited seating for the Lunch and Learn Series so register today!
- Joyner PTA website
- Joyner glossary of terms
- J.Y. Joyner Foundation website
- Join the JYJ MemberHub
- Join the Wake County PTA MemberHub
- WCPSS email alerts and newsletters
- Lunch menus
- My School Bucks (lunch money app)
- WCPSS Online School Payments (for field trips)
- Triple P (Positive Parenting Program)
- Joyner Amazon Smile shopping account
- Harris Teeter VIC card link (number 1988)
- Kroger card link (NPO number is 86044)
- Mar. 12-16: Tony Peacock, writer-in-residence (4th graders)
- Mar. 29: Snow make-up day. School is in session.
- Mar. 30: Holiday
- Apr. 2-6: Spring Break
- Apr. 12: Spring pictures and class photos from LifeTouch
- Apr. 19: Spirit Night at Moe’s at North Hills, 3-9 pm
- Apr. 26: PTA general membership meeting, 6:15 pm, and Spring performance, 6:45 pm
- May 3: JYJ Foundation Fiesta
- May 5: Science Olympiad division tournament
- May 8: Teacher appreciation luncheon
- May 17: Night of Nonsense
- TBD: Kindergarten orientation
- TBD: Field Day
- May 28: Holiday
- June 7: 5th grade graduation
- June 11: Last day of school and kickball game
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