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Mark Your Calendars!

Zoning applications are open for the 2019-2020 school year. Parents must re-apply every year. This can be done on-line. Go to the "Parents" tab on the KCS website. You can also use this link: 2019-20 Zoning & Tuition Application


Friday, March 8th, 1:45-2:45 - Club Day (Volunteers needed! Call 378-2250 ext 2241 to find out more information!)


Friday, March 8th - Chorus students perform at First Broad Street United Methodist Church; dinner at 5:30, performance at 6:00.


Wednesday, March 13th - Individual Spring pictures

Wednesday, March 13th - Yearbook AND Spring picture orders are due!


Friday, March 15th - no school, inservice day


Tuesday, March 19th - Kindergarten registration, Jackson Elementary, 7:30-6:00 (Children must be 5 years old by August 15th, 2019.)

Tuesday, March 19th - PreK registration, Civic Auditorium, 8:00-4:00


March 25-29 - Spring Break


Monday, April 1 - Walk of the Warrior, Sevier Middle School, for all rising 6th graders (Flyer attached!)


Thursday, April 4th - 2nd and 3rd grade music production

Thursday, April 11th - Career Fair at Jackson


Week of April 15th - April 18th - ELA TNReady testing


Week of April 23rd - April 26th - TN Ready testing


Thursday, April 25th - PreK, K and 1st music production

Don't miss out on your child's yearbook or spring pictures! These are due on March 13th.

Cherish this year's school memories with a Yearbook. Order your child's copy today at ybpay.lifetouch.com using our school's Yearbook ID Code 13641119. Cost is $17.


You can order spring pictures by sending payment in with the hard copy order forms or by ordering on-line at mylifetouch.com. Use picture day ID Code AA468142Y0. By ordering on-line, you will receive special offers, such as an 8x10 photo for only $5, as well as $30 off of any Shutterfly order.

Andrew Jackson King and Queen Contest - Fill your GREEN envelope with $ votes!

Monday, March 4th, 8am to Thursday, March 14th, 3pm

600 Jackson Street

Kingsport, TN

Our PTA has kicked off the 3rd Annual King and Queen contest. This will be our PTA's only spring fundraiser, so please donate! GREEN collection envelopes were sent home on Monday, March 4th. Keep your envelope and fill it with donations until Thursday, March 14th. Return envelopes and donations by Thursday, March 14th. There will be winners for each grade level. The overall winners will receive a $50 Walmart gift card, crowns, and the title of Jackson King and Jackson Queen!
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Picture Day - Volunteers Needed!

Individual Spring photos will be taken on Wednesday, March 13. Volunteers are needed to assist our students and teachers. Please consider volunteering on this very special day! Please call 378-2250 ext 2241 for more information about freebies for our photo day volunteers!

Don't miss out!

Be on the lookout for these weekly updates every Thursday!

If you have questions or need more information, please call our Family Liaison at 378-2250 ext. 2241.

March Nutrition Nuggets

Click on the link below for tips on helping your child become more active and information about breakfasts that boost your brain.

Y On Wheels - EVERY THURSDAY!

Thursday, March 7th, 4pm

1920 Bowater Drive

Kingsport, TN

Volunteers will be on-site today providing snacks and games. Plans are also being made to clean out the garden beds in preparation for planting. Don't miss out!