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Date registered: September 1, 2015

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  1. Call for PTA Board Nominations for next year! — March 24, 2017
  2. Berkeley Elementary School Chess Tournament Date Change! — March 17, 2017
  3. Pick Up Your Silent Auction Winnings — March 15, 2017
  4. Kids Care Event March 18 — March 13, 2017
  5. Upcoming Kid’s Care Events — March 10, 2017

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Mar
24

Call for PTA Board Nominations for next year!

PTA Board Positions – Nominations The PTA Board would like to represent and reach out to many of our diverse communities here at Jefferson and see who would be interested in joining the PTA Board for next year (2017-2018 School Year) There are various positions that need to be filled such as Auditor, Junior Treasurer, …

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Mar
17

Berkeley Elementary School Chess Tournament Date Change!

Jefferson Parents, The Berkeley Elementary School Chess Tournament, originally scheduled for this weekend has been rescheduled because of a location change. The New Date and Location: April 22 10am-5pm Berkeley Arts Magnet School 2015 Virginia Street Berkeley, CA 94709 Parents interested in registering their kids can click HERE for more information about registering. If you …

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Mar
15

Pick Up Your Silent Auction Winnings

Jefferson Silent Auction Winners Remember that bid you made on Saturday? Your stuff is ready and waiting for pick up! We will be at the corner of Acton and Ada St. at drop off for Silent Auction pick up until Friday. We take cash, check or credit card or you can pay online. After Friday, …

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Mar
13

Kids Care Event March 18

Hello Jefferson Families! Join us for our next Kids Care! community service event on Saturday, March 18 from 11am-1pm. We will be doing yard work and other tasks for the Oakland Elizabeth House, a residence for women and children transitioning out of homelessness.  Necessary tools will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own.  Wear comfortable work clothes and bring …

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Mar
10

Upcoming Kid’s Care Events

Hello Jefferson Families! Join us for our next Kids Care! community service event on Saturday, March 18 from 11am-1pm. We will be doing yard work and other tasks for the Oakland Elizabeth House, a residence for women and children transitioning out of homelessness.  Necessary tools will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own.  Wear comfortable work clothes and bring …

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Mar
07

Hamilton Tickets! – Auction this Saturday, March 11 at the Wooden Duck

Confirmation–The auction is this Saturday, March, 11 at 6:30p.   Special announcement! We just received a donation for 2 Hamilton Tickets for the preview performance, March 12 at 1pm. (The day after the auction!) The tickets are for Orchestra seats, Row T, Seats 122, 124.  We will be Live Auctioning the tickets at 9pm.  Look at the link below …

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Mar
07

Hamilton Tickets! – Auction this Saturday, March 11 at the Wooden Duck

Special announcement! Just got a donation for 2 Hamilton Tickets for the preview show, March 12 at 1pm (the day after the auction!) The tickets are for seats Orchestra Row T Seats 122, 124.  We will be Live Auctioning the tickets at 9pm.  Look at the link below to see the other amazing Live Auction …

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Feb
22

Weekly Digest: February 22, 2017

  This Week: Feb 23:  Talking to your kids about Race and Racism 6:15, Jefferson Library Upcoming Dates: Feb 22nd: Bike Rodeo 2017 (see below) Feb 22nd – Mar 10th: Golden Sneaker Contest Mar 11th: Silent Auction, (See below) Mar 23rd: Math and Science Night (see below) April 16: Jefferson Day at the A’s Game, Ticket purchase deadline MARCH 16 Noteworthy News Below:  …

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Feb
21

Talking to Your Kids About Race and Racism

With Pamela Harrison Small Thursday, February 23, 6:15 – 8:00 in the Jefferson Library Pamela Harrison Small has led the District’s Equity Team in preparing an Equity Rubric to help us examine our practices in order to address the needs of all our students. She has facilitated thought-provoking workshops for district leaders, teachers and classified …

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Feb
21

PLEASE CHECK THE LOST AND FOUND!

*Everything we have will be donated February 24!!* Hello Jefferson parents, staff and students. The Lost and Found is VERY full. We have coats, sweatshirts, shirts, pants, hats, Halloween costumes and so much more. The Lost and Found location is at the very end of the hall on the first floor. Don’t forget to label …

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Feb
15

Weekly Digest: February 15, 2017

  This Week: Feb 17th and Feb 20th: NO SCHOOL (Lincoln’s Birthday and Presidents’ day respectively) Upcoming Dates: Feb 22nd: Bike Rodeo 2017 (see below) Feb 22nd – Mar 10th: Golden Sneaker Contest Mar 11th: Silent Auction, (See below) Mar 23rd: Math and Science Night (see below) April 16: Jefferson Day at the A’s Game (see below) Noteworthy News Below:  – Giving Campaign – …

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Feb
14

Jefferson Silent Auction, Saturday March 11, 6:30 pm at The Wooden Duck in Berkeley

Jefferson Silent Auction – Come as Your Favorite Superhero and Support your School Saturday, March 11, 6:30 at The Wooden Duck in Berkeley For more information and to buy tickets visit: jeffersonsuperheroesauction.blogspot.com Childcare is available for $10.00 a child.  –  sign up in the office or give Tiana a call. Please contact kim.winkleman@gmail.com if free childcare is needed.   Come dressed …

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Feb
10

Correction: The Golden Sneaker Contest begins Feb. 27

Dear Jefferson community, The copy for the Golden Sneaker contest mistakenly listed the start date as February 22.  The start date is February 27.

Feb
09

Green Team Meeting Wednesday February 15, 4:45

Hello Jefferson families! Jefferson’s Green Team is having our next meeting on Wednesday, February 15th, at 4:45 in Room C-2.  We will work on planning the rest of our eco-friendly activities for this school year.  For those new to Jefferson, the Green Team is a school committee that helps promote sustainable practices, improve the environment, reduce waste, enhance Jefferson’s green spaces, and support the BUSD Garden program. We would …

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Jan
25

Last Days for PTA Enrichment Class Sign-Up

Hello Jefferson Families, Just a reminder, after school enrichment class registration ends this Friday, 1/27 at 2:30pm. (Classes begin Monday, 2/6. If you’ve already signed up, we’ll be following up with more info soon.) We still have room in a number of classes, including Acting, Chess, Mandarin, LEGO Robotics, Folk Music and Art. Go here to check …

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Jan
20

BALSA Event: An Evening with BUSD Math Coaches Monday JAN 23 7-9 pm

BALSA (Berkeley Advanced Learner Support and Advocacy) presents: An Evening with BUSD Math Coaches The math coaches are a key resource for BUSD teachers. Come hear from Elementary Math Coach Ana Delgado and Middle School Math Coach Ryan Keeley, as they discuss differentiated math instruction, professional development, and more. All are welcome! Monday, January 23, …

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Jan
18

Kids Care! Activity Coming up February 11

Hello Jefferson Families! Bring the whole family to our next Jefferson Kids Care! activity, where we will assemble care packages for elderly residents of a skilled nursing facility in Berkeley.  After completing the packages, we will hand deliver them and visit with residents at the Kyakameena Care Center.   Where: Epworth United Methodist Church, 1953 Hopkins Street, …

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Jan
17

FREE Private Piano/Vocal Tutoring for your child with The Music Connection!

Private Piano & Vocal Tutoring Manager The Music Connection University of California Berkeley  privatepiano.tmc@gmail.com Memo WHAT: FREE Private Piano/Vocal Tutoring for your child with The Music Connection! WHO: Students interested in private piano/vocal tutoring WHERE: A place where you and the tutor decide to meet. WHEN: The application is due Friday, February 3rd; tutoring will last until May Sign your child up …

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Jan
16

Reminder: Sign Up for After School Enrichment Classes

Registration for after school enrichment classes runs from Tuesday, Jan 17 at 7am to Friday, Jan 27 at 2:30pm. Classes fill up quickly, so be sure to sign your child up as soon as possible. The deadline for lottery classes is this Friday, Jan 20. Go here to sign up: http://jefferson.berkeleypta.org/enrichment

Jan
14

Kids That Care Event Monday January 16 8:30-12 pm

Hello Jefferson Families – Join us for our next Kids Care! activity on Monday, January 16 from 8:30am-12:00pm. We will be participating in the East Bay Regional Parks Martin Luther King Day of Service, at the MLK Grove right off of Swan Way in Oakland. The event will include restoring the MLK Grove with plants and shrubs, spreading mulch, and shoreline …

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