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John McCandless Community Newsletter - November 2022

"Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons." - Jim Bishop

The season is changing and Autumn is in full effect here at JMC! We are looking forward to Trunk or Treat and Stem Fest; it provides a great way for our community to come together and celebrate our talents and accomplishments. Please take a few moments to review the events and happenings here at JMC in November.

Its Time for STEM FEST!!

STEM FEST is this Thursday! On November 3rd from 5:00 - 7:30 pm, come and enjoy a wonderful family event put on by PTSA and members of the John McCandless Community in order to raise funds for field trips and school projects!

Students are encouraged to wear their costumes and come to enjoy the following events:

A Costume Contest

Raffle of Amazing Themed Baskets

Game booths put on by each class

Interactive STEM Experiences

The Haunted Laboratory

Sparkles the Clown

JMC Had a Wonderful Owl-o-ween!

This year, with the help of parents, teachers and office staff, we created a new tradition - Trunk or Treat! All the students and staff had a wonderful time. Please check out the pictures to get a glimpse of this fun celebration!

Check Out Our New Website!!

We have recently moved to a new platform! Please check out our new website at:

Happenings at the Owl's Nest!!

A Special Thank You to Our Veterans! We are Honored and Humbled by Your Service!

We will be observing Veteran's Day on Friday November 11. There will be no school on that day.
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Owls in Action!

Pacific Athletics Fundraiser for JMC!

Calling all Owls: you can support our school when you buy a ticket to a


sports game! 50 percent of every ticket sold goes back to our PTSA. You can make a purchase at #OwlPride
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Looking Ahead

School Site Council November Meeting!

On November 9, 2022, JMC's School Site Council will be meeting in Conference Room A (the Glass House) at 4:00 pm.