Jackson Family Weekly Update

October 17, 2021

PARA VER ESTE MENSAJE EN OTRO IDIOMA, VAYA A LA PARTE SUPERIOR DE LA PÁGINA Y HAGA CLIC EN “TRADUCIR.” DESPUÉS SELECCIONE EL IDIOMA DESEADO EN EL MENÚ. LA PÁGINA SE ACTUALIZARÁ AUTOMÁTICAMENTE.

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

3 Ways to Participate

1. Walk to school from your home.

2. Meet up with a group at 7:05am and walk together. Three choices of where to meet: o City of Norman Investigations Center- East parking lot off Wylie, just north of Lindsey o Alcott Middle School bus loop- East side of Alcott on Garrison Dr. just north of Boyd St o Old Johnnie’s (new Dutch Bros Coffee) parking lot- South of Main St. on Gatewood Dr.

3. Ride the bus then walk around Rotary Park with a bus rider group upon arrival to school.

Wear light/bright colored clothing and reflective items if possible. Drinks and snacks will be provided for walkers upon arrival to school.


This week is Popcorn Friday! If you have not purchased a yearly popcorn subscription with PTA you may send $1.00 to school with your child on Friday to buy a bag of popcorn.

Counselor's Corner

Please click this link for this week''s newsletter from the Jackson Counselor, Jamie Schulze.

Counselor's Corner

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Tiger Trot is our biggest fundraiser of the year. Students run/walk laps to earn money for our school. This year's event is scheduled for October 29. Student win prizes based on the number of laps they complete, the amount of money raised, etc. Tiger Trot donations and envelopes are still being collected. If you have misplaced your envelope or have already turned it in, you may send any additional money in a regular envelope with your child's name and teacher on the fron.


Tiger Trot is an outdoor event and we would like to encourage all parents to attend. There are opportunities to volunteer to help count laps, work in the concession stand, and just to cheer our students on. PTA is still looking for volunteers, please use this link to sign up to help:https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/20f0e4fabad2aa2fc1-tiger

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Healthy Choices Week - October 25 - 29

This year Red Ribbon Week will be called Healthy Choices Week. An emphasis will be placed on making healthy food choices and exercise. Each day students will dress in a different color to represent different parts of a healthy food pyramid.
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Tiger Store Donations Needed

Jackson students earn Tiger Bucks for good behavior. These Tiger Bucks can be spent in the Tiger Store. We are seeking donations of gently used stuffed animals and toys that can be placed in the Tiger Store. We will also accept donation to purchase healthy snacks and drinks in the store. You may bring your donations to the office.

The Third Grade will present Folk Dances from Around the World on November 9 at 6:00 PM. More information will be coming home this week in Thursday Folders.

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October 20 - Walk to School Day

October 22 - End of the First 9 Weeks

October 29 - Tiger Trot and Fall Parties

November 4 - Picture Retake Day

November 4 - Parent Teacher Conferences Evening

November 5 - Parent Teacher Conferences - NO School

November 9 - 3rd Grade Program - 6:00 PM

November 22 - 26 - Thanksgiving Break



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