JES Parent Newsletter

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September 30, 2022

Upcoming Happenings

October 3: Pajama Day for All Students (please no slippers)

October 3: October Count Day

October 5: School Dismissed at 2:10pm

October 11: My Conference Time Scheduler Opens @ 3:00pm

October 12: School Dismissed at 2:10pm

October 14: No School - Teacher Work Day

October 16: My Conference Time Schedule Closes@ 8:00pm

October 17: Fall Conferences Until 7:00pm

October 19: School Dismissed at 2:10pm

October 19: Fall Conferences Until 7:00pm

October 20: School Dismissed at 12:00pm

October 20: Fall Conferences Until 3:30pm

October 21: No School

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October Count

October count day on October 3rd is an important day for our school. We receive funding from the state based upon the amount of students that are in attendance. In order to encourage students to attend, we are having a pajama day! Students can wear their pajamas to school (no slippers please) on October 3rd. Any class with all students in attendance will be entered into a raffle for a pizza party. We can't wait to see your jammies!

Fall Conferences

This year, conference sign-ups will be online through a new platform called My Conference Time. Please follow the steps below to sign up for your preferred conference date and time. The schedule will open on October 11th at 3:00pm and will close on October 16th at 8:00pm. Time slots are first come, first serve.


Directions for Conference Sign-ups:

1. Please go to www.myconferencetime.com/JohnsonElementary

2. Find and click on the name of your child’s teacher.

3. Select your preferred date and time.

4. Enter required information. (E-mail address is not required, but if you enter one, you will receive an email confirmation.)

5. Click “Sign Up for Your Conference” near the bottom of the screen.

6. You’re done! That’s all there is to it.


Please view the videos below to learn how to sign up for a single conference or a conference for multiple children and/or to see multiple teachers.


If you do not have internet access at home or need support, please reach out to the office. We'd be happy to help you!

MyConferenceTime - Sign Up for One Parent-Teacher Conference
MyConferenceTime - Sign Up for Multiple Parent-Teacher Conferences

Helping Your Child To Read

Here is a great article with tips on how to support your child with reading at home.

New Mascot!

The students voted and we are now the JOHNSON TIMBERWOLVES!


What are our next steps?

1. The district will help us with branding and mascot logo finalization.

2. Our new mascot logos will be revealed to the whole school during an upcoming assembly after branding has been completed

Extra Clothes Needed

We are in need of the following items for our health room:


-Medium girls pants

-Large girls shirts

-Small boys pants

-Med boys pants

-Med boys underwear (size 5-6)


Thank you so much for your help!

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