Jackson's Weekly Staff Newsletter




NO SCHOOL/Memorial Day

5/28 Cycle Day 3

Prof Dev (Gifford Cluster) 7:30

Mile Run 10:35

5/29 Cycle Day 4

(This day will be the mile make up day if it rains on 5/28th)

5/30 Cycle Day 5

Field Trip for 3rd Grade to the Science Museum 8:45-2:35

5/31 Cycle Day 6

I-Team Meeting 7:30

Field Trip for First Grade to the MN Zoo 8:30-2:30

Kindergarten Field Day, 8:45-10:45 (outside in back)

Field Trip for 2nd Grade to the MN Landscape Arboretum 9:30-2:15

Last Day of School for Seniors



Yearbook Signing 2:15-2:45


School Picnic

Talent Show 1:30

Seniors to walk through Jackson after rehearsal (11:30 ish)


Last Day of School for Students

Field Trip for 5th Grade to Como Park Zoo 9:20-2:00

Staff Picnic at Jackson Town Hall 3:30


Teacher Work Day




Report Cards Mailed Home


*Kristi Boumeester.....We are so lucky to have you at our school. Your laughter is infectious!

*Thank you Becky and Amy for your kindness and support after a tough day!

*I appreciate you, Ms. Kathie. You have a genuine heart and are always willing to work together for our students.

*Classroom teachers: Thank you for being flexible with students who have para support, especially in these last days of the year!

*Keri Vold, thanks for your kind words and collaboration this year!

*Ann VB, your kind smile brightens by days!

*Ms. Leonard, I love hearing your greetings each morning!

*Thanks so much Jeff H. and Sandy B. for filling in for me for patrol duty this week. That was very helpful and appreciated!

*Boyce, you are my lifesaver! Thank you for ALL that you do!

*Eval Team, thank you for your guidance, wisdom, and expertise! You are all amazing!

*Thank you to the 4th grade team for always being so flexible and understanding! You guys are great!

*Thank you Kevin for always being supportive!

*Thank you Marty for being exactly who you are! We will MISS you next year!

*Thank you to Amy Pass for being the BEST teaching partner a girl could ask for. Cheers to the end of seven years! ☺

*Becca - you are so very thoughtful and kind! Thanks for all the extra you do!

*Thank you to the Jackson staff for making it hard to leave this building…we (Abbie and Amy) will miss it here.

*Huge thank you to both Kirk and Bill for helping in the lunchroom when Nicole was gone and helpers were in a meeting. You guys did great! Thanks for helping out!

*Thank you to the entire special education assessment team! You are so thorough, professional, and you go above and beyond to really help find the areas students are struggling with. You are all amazing! Thank you!

*Thank you, Becca, for being so helpful and cheerful and honest! Your friendship means so much! Thank you!

*Thank you, Kaitlin for the coffee! That was such a sweet treat and soooo appreciated during a rough week!

*Thank you, Becca, for helping me dismiss my class each time I needed to get to coaching. I appreciate it!

*Thank you, Alex F., for helping out with my student!

*Thank you DeAnn for always having a listening ear for me, you are appreciated so much!

*Thank you, Kira, for problem solving with me each day and for all your hard work!

*Thank you, Mary Ellen, Bill, Theresa, Wendy D., for working so hard and for being so compassionate with our students!

*Thank you to the best team ever that has done so many small and big things to help out this week while I am gone. I truly appreciate your support while I am at home trying to recover.

*Thank you Scheu for teaching my students writing for two days.

*Thank you Schleper for taking my students for the Human Growth and Development discussion.

*Thank you Steph and Hengel for teaching my students writing.

*Thank you Boumeester for splitting my kids for the field trip.

*Thank you Hengel for making sure everything was ready to go for the field trip to the Energy Park.

*Thank you Mrs. Gremlin - for not eating after midnight.

*Thank you everyone that is helping get my students Ed Springed this spring.

*Thank you for all the emails, phone calls, and text messages to see how I am doing after my injury. Your thoughtfulness means a lot!

**Thank you to all the amazing Para’s for continually being flexible throughout the school year, but even more so during the final countdown schedule changes and behavioral fluctuations. We would not be near as successful without your dedication.

*Thank you, Kira for always representing the SpEd team so well at BLT!

*Way to go Nicole! You were the first one all year to try my breakfast green drink! Adventurous...

DLC Quick Tip

Book Creator is a great tool available to us and our students to show what they know. This book gives examples and ideas that you may find useful to meet the various needs in your classroom.



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