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Weekly Student and Family Newsletter - Week of 3/13

Parents/Guardians: Please Share this with Your Student


Panorama surveys can be taken on any device with an internet browser, including laptops, Chromebooks, tablets, iPads, and smartphones.

Students will participate in the survey at school.

Quote of the Week - In Honor of Women's History Month

“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.”
Maya Angelou
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Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American memoirist, popular poet, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and is credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years. She received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees. Angelou is best known for her series of seven autobiographies, which focus on her childhood and early adult experiences.

Week at a Glance

Upcoming Events:

3/12 - Daylight Savings Time Starts (Spring Forward)

3/13-3/17 - Spirit Week - Spring Theme

3/14 - 8th Grade to IHS, 9:15-11:30

3/14 - Language and Literacy Parent Workshop (see flyer below)

3/16 - 8th Grade Panoramic Ordering Deadline

3/17 - Future IHS Cheerleader Parent Meeting (see flyer below)

3/17 - Spring Dance, 6:00-8:00

3/18 - Bianca Rae Spring Retreat

Advisory Days at a Glance

Monday - iReady Math Lesson

Tuesday - Tech Skill: Google Suite

Wednesday - iReady Reading Lesson

Thursday - No Advisory

Friday - Fun Friday

Don't Let Daylight Savings Time Make You Late to School!

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Spring Spirit Week Theme Days

Get Involved in the Spirit!

Monday - Spring Colors

Tuesday - March Madness (Sports Day)

Wednesday - Floral Day

Thursday - Music Day

Friday - Free Dress/Green Day

*All spirit day outfits must be school dress code appropriate

8th Graders Visit IHS

Get Your Permission Slips In!

On Tuesday, the 8th grade class will be visiting Indio High School to tour the campus and learn about the classes and programs available.

DO NOT miss out on this experience. Turn your permission slips in! If you lost your permission slip, get a new copy from the counselors and turn it in by the start of the day Tuesday, or we WILL have to leave you behind.

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LAST CALL! Order 8th Grade Panoramic Photos Now!

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*Correct Phone Number Updated

Attention Future Rajahs!

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Events for Multi-Lingual Families

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Thomas Jefferson Middle School Contact Information