Weekly News From The Hill

February 16, 2018

Important Dates

  • Kindergarten Field Trip (East Columbia Library) - 03/01
  • Class Group Pictures and Spring Individual Portraits - 03/02
  • Hearing and Vision Services - 03/07
  • MOD Pizza Restaurant Night - 03/07
  • Jump Rope For Heart - 03/07 at 3:30pm
  • 1st Grade Field Trip (Science Center) - 03/13
  • PTA Meeting - 03/15 at 6:30pm
  • Hearing and Vision Rescreening - 03/19
  • Girls on The Run starts - 03/20
  • Rehearsals begin for Schoolhouse Theater Production of Beauty and the Beast - 03/21
  • 3rd Grade Field Trip (Howard County Conservatory) - 03/23
  • 2nd Grade Field Trip (Baltimore Museum of Industry) - 03/28

From The Health Room

If your child is absent because of a contagious illness such as strep throat, pink eye, gastrointestinal illness, respiratory illnesses, or the flu please notify the health room.

Please note: Children cannot return to school until they have been fever free without medication for 24 hours.

--Ms. Blouse and Ms. Standeven

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for the 2018-19 school year will be held March 5th-9th. The new online registration will begin on February 26th. Registration hours at Jeffers Hill are from 10:00am-3:00pm. There will also be extended registration hours on Thursday, March 8th from 6:30pm-8:00pm. Please bring the following documents:

  • Birth certificate
  • Immunization shot record
  • Deed or Lease
  • Current utility bill (no welcome letters)

Click on the link below for additional information.

Kindergarten Registration

--Ms. Taylor

Jaguar STEM Club

We are excited to launch our new JHES STEM Club. See the flier and registration form below. A hardcopy of these items will be sent home the week of February 19th.



On Friday, March 2nd, class group and spring individual portraits will be taken. Order forms and package information were sent home yesterday.

--Ms. Cabrera

Jump Rope For Heart

Our Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser is underway. Donations are due by Thursday, March 1st. To register and pay online visit heart.org/jump. The event will be held on Wednesday, March 7th from 3:30pm-5:30pm. Permission slips will be distributed the week of February 19th. Thank you for your support!

--Ms. Brown and Mrs. Z.

Free Dental Clinics

See the fliers below for upcoming free dental clinics.

--Ms. Blouse and Ms. Standeven

Girls on the Run

Registration for the Spring 2018 Girls on the Run program is underway. See the flier below for more information and click the link below to register:

Girls on the Run Registration

PTA News

This month's PTA meeting is scheduled for next Thursday, March 15th at 6:30pm.

PTA Website

PTA Facebook

PTA Twitter

JHES Website

Community News

Click on the link below to find all information related to non-profit organization activities.

Community News

Association of Community Services of Howard County