JLMS Principal Newsletter


Parent - Teacher Conferences

It is hard to believe that fall parent-teacher conferences are upon us already next week. As a reminder, all conferences will be done in a virtual format. To sign up for the 10 minute conference slots, please go to Skyward family access. We will be using the zoom platform for our virtual conferences and the links and directions for conferencing with teachers will be coming out prior to conferences. Below are the conference date and times.

  • Wednesday, October 28, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 29, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, October 30, 7:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Red Ribbon Week at JLMS

Next week is about making healthy choices, building community, and working towards our students' bright futures. We will have spirit days that accompany Red Ribbon week and a chance for a first hour block class to win a treat for being the most spirited! To learn more about Red Ribbon week at JLMS please read the linked letter below.

Red Ribbon Week Letter

Order JLMS Spirit Wear by Thursday!!!

Time is running out to order JLMS apparel for you and your student. The online store closes this Thursday at 11:59 p.m. Please go to the link below to order your gear.

JLMS Spirit Wear Store

Quiznos Night!

Thursday, Nov. 5th, 2-8pm

1231 North Port Washington Road

Grafton, WI

Help earn money for your JLMS PTG. On Thursday, November 5, from 2:00 p.m. to close get dinner for your family. 20% of sales comes back to the PTG!

Virtual Student and Family Reminders

Below are some reminders for virtual students and families.

  • Please pick up learning materials on Friday in the JLMS main entrance vestibule
  • Students need to check their school email daily for messages from teachers
  • Please make sure that you are submitting your work so teachers can provide you feedback

If you are unsure if your student has new learning material to pick up on Friday, please reach out to Ms. Nicolet in our main office at knicolet@grafton.k12.wi.us or at 262-376-5818.

Upcoming Dates to Note

  • October 28 - 30, Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • October 30 - No school for conferences and grading
  • November 5 - JLMS Night at Quiznos!
  • November 16 - Asynchronous virtual day for all students. Staff have a professional development day.
  • November 25 - 29, No school for Thanksgiving Break
  • December 14 - Asynchronous virtual day for all students. Staff have a professional development day.
  • December 23 - January 3, No school for Winter Break