17 Interims Issued
18 PTO General Meeting Jag Den 6:00pm
18 Parent's Night Book Fair 5:00-8:00pm
18-26 Fall Book Fair
26 Room Mom Training 8:30 am
30 Music &Arts Beginning Band Parent
7 Heath Screenings K, 1st & 3rd
7 Kindergarten Curriculum Night 6:00pm
7 Yearbook Covers Due
8 PTO General Meeting 9:00am
10 PTO Jaguar Challenge
Movie Night 6:30pm
The book fair is the 18th through the 26th. Download the shopping schedule to see when your child will be attending.
Yearbook Cover Contest
Calling all artists! Students are welcome to create a design for the yearbook and turn them in to Mrs. Jones in the computer lab by Tuesday, October 7, 2014. Covers should be hand drawn and created on a piece of letter-sized WHITE paper with lots of colors in the design. They must contain the words Julington Creek Elementary, Jaguar Spirit, and the year 2014-2015 somewhere in the design. Student's name and homeroom teacher need to be on the back page of the entry. Covers will be judged and the final five will be voted on to see which one will be chosen. The winner will receive a free yearbook.
Jump Rope Club
Jump rope club will start on Wednesday September 17th at 7:50 in the ampitheatre. This is for 1st-5th graders. Download a permission slip if you would like to participate. Coach Petrick needs some parent volunteers to help turn the ropes!
Sign up for District News
Beverly Slough, District 1 representative to the St. Johns County School Board, writes periodic updates for parents and others concerning school district matters. If you would like to receive the updates, please email her at Beverly.Slough@stjohns.k12.fl.us.
Back to School Bingo
A huge thank you to all the volunteers, Baking Buddies, Business Partners and bingo callers who made bingo night a huge success! Over 400 people attended and PTO raised over $1500! What a great way to kick off the school year!
eSchoolPlus Home Access Center (HAC)
Home Access Center (HAC) allows parents to view their child’s educational information via a secure, password protected website. All schools in grades 3-12 are participating in HAC. Follow this link for district information. Please remember that K - 2nd grade teachers and students DO NOT use HAC. All RETURNING 4th and 5th sStudents HAVE THE SAME HAC ID and password as they did last year. If they have
forgotten they can use the reset tool. All NEW 4-5th grade students are able to register online for HAC using the email that was provided during registration. It is not necessary to come into the school with ID unless a parent is trying to CHANGE an email on file.
Extended Day Open Enrollment 2014-2015
Extended day is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Contact the Extended Day Coordinator, Jennifer Frascello, 547-7983 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the Extended Day page for more
Extended Day Pre-Pay Punch Cards
18 Fun Filled Visits for $360.00 - only one card needed per family - no registration fees - no commitment - includes snack, drink, and Extended Day scheduled activities. 24 hour reservation required. Available For Purchase Today! Call: 547-7983
Learn about St. Johns County School District's new instructional evaluation system that will advance student growth and academic achievemen
Check out our logo and school song Jags LEAD!
JCE Box Top Challenge
Can you get your "Paws" on 25 Box Tops? Show your Jaguar Pride and tape or glue one box top to each Paw Print on this form. Collect them over the summer and give them to your new teacher when you return to school.
ASAP Tutors Needed
At the end of October we will begin our ASAP tutoring program (Assisting Students with Academic Performance). Tutors will work weekly with an individual or small group of students that need some extra assistance in any area (teachers will provide all materials for lessons). If you would like to join the ASAP tutoring team, please sign up in the front office or email Mrs. Milite in Guidance.
Book Fair Family Night and PTO Meeting Come join us Thursday night for the first PTO meeting of the 2014-2015 school year! Meet new & returning families, and learn about what is happening in our amazing school! You'll hear all about our new fundraiser, The Jaguar Challenge, as well as other exciting activities. The class with the highest percentage of attendance will win a sweet treat for the entire class! It's also an excellent time to check out the Book Fair. One of the most important things you can do to further your child's education is to read with him/her! We hope to see you all this Thursday, September 18th. The Book Fair will be open from 5-8pm, with the PTO meeting beginning at 6:00pm.
ESE Parent Advisory Council
The ESE Parent Advisory Council meets twice per year to inform the school district about ways in which we can improve our efforts in serving students with disabilities. All parents are invited to participate. For more information contact the ESE office at 904-547-7712. The next meetings are October 16, 2014 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and February 19 2015 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at 40 Orange Street, 3rd floor auditorium.
Gifted Referral Information
Deadline to submit gifted screening request to Ruth Milite, Guidance Counselor is October 31, 2014. Screening of all second graders (coordinated by guidance counselor) November17-21, 2013. Deadline to submit private evaluations to Ruth Milite, Guidance Counselor: January 31, 2015.
Please be prepared to show a picture ID when coming on school grounds. Thank you for your cooperation.
School Times for 2014-2015
Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri: 8:30am - 2:50pm
Wed and Early Release: 8:30am - 1:50pm
All visitors to the school during school hours must be cleared as a volunteer. It is a district-wide policy that each person coming to the school during school hours be cleared as a volunteer prior to being admitted. This includes coming to school to have lunch with a child, attending a field trip, or for a teacher conference.
Please Note Transportation Changes
Parents, if it is necessary to change your student’s transportation during school, please fax (547-7985) a note prior to 2:15 pm (1:15 pm on Wednesdays) or you can send an email to:Debbie.Higbea@stjohns.k12.fl.us Last minute changes are discouraged as they often confuse the student.
New to Julington Creek Elementary?
Kelly Thompson, New Family Liaison, can help you with questions or concerns. To contact Mrs. Thompson or to check out informative newsletters just for newcomers, click here. Thank you!
Do you need assistance?
If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance to attend meetings or activities at Julington Creek Elementary, please contact Mr. Story at email@example.com or call 547-7980