Jenks Journal

Notice & Note for MayDell Jenks Elementary

MayDell Jenks Elementary

PK - 5 Bilingual School located in Northwest Cinco Ranch of Katy

Mascot: Jaguar

Colors: Purple, Black & Silver

Actual Enrollment: 1240

Established: 2016

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Destination Imagination Information

Do you like to build things?

Do you like to create skits and costumes?

Do you like to use your creativity to solve problems and work on a team?


Then you would love to join Destination Imagination. DI, the world’s largest creativity and problem solving organization, inspires participants in all of its programs, to learn the process, art, and skill associated with problem-solving. If you are in grades 3-5 and would be interested in participating this year please come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, October 4th at 5:30 PM. in the Jenks LGI. Parents and students should attend if possible. We are also looking for parents who would be willing to be a team manager for teams of up to 7 students. Every team must have a parent team manager or 2 co-managers in order to participate. Hope to see you there.

DI Team Managers

Trainings for Team Managers

Initial Manager (new):

Tue, Oct 11 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - ESC 1030

Tue, Oct 11 - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - ESC 1030

Tue, Oct 18 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - ESC 1030

Thu, Oct 20 - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - ESC 1030


Update Managers (returning):

Mon, Sept 26 - 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. - ESC 1200 A

Mon, Sept. 26 - 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. - ESC 1200 A

CALLING ALL FATHERS and our FATHER FIGURES!

Watch D.O.G.S. Dads Kick-off Event

Tuesday, Sep. 20th, 6:30pm

27602 Westridge Creek Lane; Katy, Texas 77494 - MJE Gym & Cafe

Watch D.O.G.S. Dads Kick-off Pizza Event

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Bring the kids - Have some pizza - Learn about how to be a Watch D.O.G.S. Dad!

Please use this new feature to R.S.V.P. for this event. This will help us in preparations to have enough pizza for you and your kids.


Sept. 20

6:30

MJE Gym

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Dads - Please use the button above to R.S.V.P. for the Watch D.O.G.S. Event!

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News From the PTA

SAVE THE DATE

MayDell Jenks Community Block Party

Friday, Oct. 14th, 5:30-8:30pm

Westridge Creek Lane

Katy, TX

October 14th

Friday Night

5:30 - 8:30 p.m.


MJE School Grounds


Food, Fun and Families - Our community coming together!

Panda Express Spirit Night

Wednesday, September 21st

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.


You must show this flyer when you attend the Spirit Night.

You may show this electronic copy from your mobile device.

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Sprit Stick & Gear Sale - during lunch

Friday, October 21st - Spirit Sticks and Spirit Gear will be sold during lunches in the cafeteria.
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Yearbook Sales

The inaugural Jenks yearbook is for sale! Get the early bird pricing of only $30 now through the end of October. To order, go to www.balfour.com and type in 'Jenks Elementary - Katy, Tx' to get started.

Also, don't forget to purchase your ad, featured in the back of the yearbook, that shows your child(red) how proud you are of their year at Jenks.

$20 for K-4th grade ads (1/8 page ad)...
$45 for 5th grade ads only (1/4 page ad)

Contact mjeyearbook@gmail.com if you have any questions.

Have you joined the PTA?

Forms are available at the school. Join today!
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Can't wait to get on that PLAYGROUND!

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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September

20 - Watch D.O.G.S. Kick-Off Night - 6:30 p.m.

21 - Panda Express Spirit Night

22 - Texans Spirit Day - Thursday Night game for Houston's Texans

October

4 - Destination Imagination Parent/Student Meeting - LGI

5 - Boosterthon Kick-Off Assembly

6 - Wear Silver

12 - CAT Meeting - 4:30 p.m.

14 - Boosterthon Glow Run

14 - Jenks PTA Block Party

15 - Katy Rice Harvest Festival

16 - BOOK FAIR WEEK begins

19 - Fall Pictures

20 - MJE OPEN HOUSE - 5:00 - 7:00 Book Fair; 5:30 - 7:00 Classrooms Open

21 - Early Dismissal - 12:40

21 - Spirit Sticks & Gear sold at lunches

24 - RED RIBBON WEEK begins

24 - Library Pumpkin Patch week begins

28 - 1st Annual MJE Character Parade - PK-5

November

1 - 50th Day of School

3 - Wear Purple

4 - Early Release Day - 12:40

6 - 2:00 - 4:00 - MayDell Jenks Elementary School Dedication

6 - Daylight Savings Time

8 - Election Day

11 - Veteran's Day Celebration @ MJE

9:00 a.m. - Program & Brunch for Veteran's

15 - CATCH Night

16 - Fall Picture Re-takes

17 - Wear Purple

18 - Fall Thankful Parties

22 - Kdg Thankful Feast

23 - 25 - School Holidays

28 - classes resume