Staff Weekly Update

November 26 - 30

All Means All. Whatever it Takes.

Remember to initial your cards and pass them on!

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Melissa's Schedule

Tuesday, November 27

Out of the Building for RTI Specialists Meeting - Lincoln

1:30 - 3:30 pm


Fundraiser for California Wildfire Victims

The Jefferson Helping Hands Club is collecting money donations to send to California families affected by the recent fires. All money collected will purchase grocery store gift cards to distribute directly to families in Paradise, California. There is a donation jar in the front office. Anything helps! If you have any questions, please contact Megan McQueen.

CASA Toy Drive Starts December 3

The Jefferson Helping Hands Club is collecting new or like-new toys and books to be donated to CASA. The toys will be given to kids in need during the winter holiday season. Please donate toys December 3 – 14 in the boxes outside classrooms.

Contact Megan McQueen with any questions.

Design Advisory Committee

I am still looking for someone from the Primary Wing and a Classfied Employee to be on the Jefferson Design Advisory Committee. This committee will be facilitated by bond program architects and will serve as an advisor to the design professionals. The Jefferson Design Advisory Committee will be established in January and will continue at least through the life of the bond projects at our school. Meetings will take place monthly and have not yet been scheduled. Projects for Jefferson Elementary are listed HERE.

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please complete the application available at the following link: . Deadline is Friday, 11/30.

Looking Ahead...

Two-Hour Early Release - Friday December 7

Leadership Team Members Keli Abbott, Leonne Bannister, and Elton Kikuta will present on Social-Emotional Learning Strategies and Collaborative Problem Solving.


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Interesting Short Reads