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Spirit Week! Show Your Support! Roll Tribe!

Tuesday, Sep. 4th, 8am to Friday, Sep. 7th, 3pm

600 Jackson Street

Kingsport, TN

Jackson's 5th grade will be sponsoring dress-up days in conjunction with DB's homecoming to raise money for field trip scholarships. ALL Jackson students and faculty can participate during Spirit Week with a suggested donation of $1 per day. Check out the schedule below for dress-up opportunities!


Tuesday, September 4th - Disney Day - Dress up as your favorite Disney character!


Wednesday, September 5th - Wacky Wednesday - Who can be the most mismatched?


Thursday, September 6th - Twin OR Pajama Pants Day - Dress alike with a friend, wear comfy pj pants, or both!


Friday, September 7th - Farmer OR Rocker day

Mark Your Calendars!

Dental Clinic - This began on Monday, August 20. Be sure to return your child's permission slip asap, or call our office if you want your child to opt out of this program.


No School - Monday, September 3 (holiday)


5th grade Leadership Conferences - Thursday, September 6, 8:40-10:10

Tutor training - Jackson cafeteria, Thursday, September 6, 10:00-10:30

Sevier One-Mile Race for all k-5th graders - Thursday, September 6, 4:10 (come early!)


PTA Partnership forms and t-shirt orders due - Friday, September 7 (Mrs. Gibson and Mrs. Breedlove are leading the charge!!!)


Picture Day - Friday, September 28 (Volunteers have been secured for this day! Thank you!)


Parent/Teacher Conference Day - Friday, September 14 (Be sure to sign up with your child's teacher. Refreshments will be provided!)


Field Day AND Parent Leadership Team meeting - Friday, October 12 (PTA meets at 7:30-8:15)

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.

5th grade Leadership conference

Thursday, Sep. 6th, 8:30am

600 Jackson Street

Kingsport, TN

5th Grade students are excited to invite their families to their first Leadership Conference on September 6th! If your child has a Literacy homeroom teacher, their conference opportunity is from 8:40 to 9:20. If your child has a Math homeroom teacher, their conference opportunity is from 9:30 to 10:10. Our leaders are excited to share their growth so far in 5th Grade! If you cannot make your conferencing time, or if you desire an additional individual student-led conference, please contact your child's homeroom teacher for alternative times.

Tutor Training

Thursday, Sep. 6th, 10am

600 Jackson Street

Kingsport, TN

Are you interested in helping out in the classroom but you want more information? Do you think you might want to volunteer in the library or for special events? Stop by our school cafeteria for some tutoring tips and sign up for volunteer. There are lots of in-class opportunities with various days and times available. Please rsvp at 378-2250 ext. 2241 or email jclendenen@k12k.com.

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