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~ 8th Grade Parent Meeting at CCHS ~
~~~MOVED TO
MONDAY, MARCH 9th @ 6:30 in Auditorium  

8th GRADERS ~ RETURN CCHS TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION SHEETS TOMORROW!
 
District Announcements
Chatham County Schools will operate on a three-hour delay for students and a two-hour delay for staff on Friday, March 6, 2015. Freezing temperatures and wet roads, especially bridges and overpasses are of particular concern. Our first buses begin routes just after 5 AM and we want to give our drivers the benefit of sunlight. Stay safe!
 
J. S. Waters School Announcements
SPELLING BEE RESCHEDULED

FRIDAY, MARCH 6th
9:30
(If school is delayed the Spelling Bee will be held at 1:00.)
SPRING FORWARD

Saturday, March 7th
Be sure to turn your clocks
UP 1 HOUR
before you go to bed!
8th GRADE INFORMATION
8th Grade Parents: 
The Parent Meeting will be at CCHS on MONDAY, MARCH 9th  @ 6:30.
There will be a transportation sheet sent home with your child on Monday, Please return to JSW by Friday, March 6th.
Mr. Stensland will be here on Monday, March 9th to meet with 8th graders.
PTA MEETING
MONDAY, MARCH 9th @ 7:00

7th Graders will be hosting a PTA Thriftshop Fashion Show.
BEGINNING MONDAY, MARCH 9th
the students day will be extended to 3:00 to make up time missed due to inclement weather in February.  Please make appropriate changes to your afternoon appointments & plans so students can remain in classes during this time.
THRIFTSHOP SIGNUPS
Sign Up Here for Worknights!

Sign Up Here for Drop Boxes!

SILER CITY
Saturday, March 21st - 5:30 - 7:30
Monday, March 30th - 5:30 - 7:30


Please remember, your child must be 10 years old or older in order to receive hours.
 
2015-16 KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

If you have a child (or know a family with a child) that will be five years old on or before August 31, 2015, please contact the school MARCH 16th - MARCH 27th about their Kindergarten Registration for the 2015-16 school year. 
Please bring the following with you to register:
  • Birth Certificate
  • Immunization Records
  • Verification of Residency 
  •   (with parent/custodian name & address)  Examples:
    ~current, recently dated residential utility bill: gas, electric, water, land-line  phone OR
    ~Signed lease/rental agreement   OR
    ~ Signed closing statement or construction agreement
  • Custody papers if applicable
     
BOX TOPS
MARCH MADNESS!
For every 10 Box Tops you turn in, you can vote for your favorite team:
DUKE, STATE, UNC, or ECU

 
ANONYMOUS BULLYING REPORT

This form can be used to anonymously report incidents of suspected bullying. The information will be gathered on a weekly basis. If you feel that a student is in danger physically or mentally please call the school at (919)898-2259 ext. 30231. Bullying Link can also be found under "For Families" & "For Students".
Parents and Education Stakeholders Invited to Give Feedback on English Language Arts and Mathematics Standards

NC public school parents and community members are invited to go online and give their feedback on the standards for English language arts and mathematics instruction for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The NC Department of Public Instruction has launched the online survey for parents and community members to provide feedback on the standards currently in place for students. The survey is available at http://ncdpireview.weebly.com until April 30. To read more about the survey, please visit www.ncpublicschools.org and click on the appropriate link under “News.”​

CUBS SPIRIT WEAR


Long Sleeve $15 / Short Sleeve $10
See Ms. Sirls to get yours before they're gone!

 
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. JSW School Improvement Plan

Beverly Browne
Principal

8/28/14 Minutes    
9/22/14 Minutes
9/24/14 Minutes
10/20/14 Minutes
11/24/14 Minutes

Next Meeting: Monday, February 16 @ 3:00
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.

Effective Jan 1st 2015, the school text line is now a toll-free number 888-389-9990. This new number helps subscriber phones due to less carrier restrictions.

What does this change for our school's textline?

Any new parent or student wanting to subscribe our school’s text line should send the same code: JSW741  to the new number: 888-389-9990.

The number change does not affect existing, already subscribed, parents and students who get our messages. They will remain subscribed and will continue to get text messages without interruptions. The messages will come from the new number 
888-389-9990.