JGW Family Memo 4/5

Hello JGW Families,

We are in the final week before April Vacation. April vacation runs from the Monday the 15th to the Friday the 19th and we return on April 22nd.

This coming week we are busy MCAS, MCAS make ups, Spirit Week, and a Pep Rally.

Yearbook Flier: Don’t forget to buy a yearbook- see attached YEARBOOK

8th Grade: Canobie Lake: May 1st- form and money due. We can not take late money because we have to pay Canobie Lake in advance. Thank you.

Morning Basketball: Is now just Friday morning. Wednesday our track and field team needs the gym.

PTO JGW  SWAG Fundraiser: Would like a new JGW sweatshirt or t-shirt? Does your child want a JGW hat or sweatpants? Buy some cool JGW clothing and help our PTO!!! Store is open now and closes 4/14.  https://redbrickclothing.com/rbcmall/stores/store/414

MCAS Dates:

  1. 7/8th Grade ELA: Monday April 8th (session 2)
  2. ELA Make ups will be the week of April 8th and April 22nd
  3. 5/6th Grade Math: Monday May 6 and Tuesday May 7
  4. 7/8th Grade Math: Wednesday May 8 and Thursday May 9
  5. 5/8th Grade Sci: Monday May 13 and Tuesday May 14
  6. 8th Grade Civics: Tuesday May 21 and Wednesday May 29

Spirit Week:

  1. Monday April 8th- Dress like a Disney Character
  2. Tuesday April 9th- Sports Day- Support your favorite team
  3. Wednesday April 10th- 80’s and 90’s Day: Grab some old clothing
  4. Thursday April 11th- Student dress like a teacher- Teachers dress like students
  5. Friday April 12th- Green/White or Poet Gear
  6. Friday April 12th- Pep Rally

End of year events:

  1. Open House for Penn Lake Students: Tuesday May 7th
  2. PTO FUN RUN: May 17th- more information to come
  3. NJHS Ceremony: Wednesday May 22; 6pm
  4. Sports Banquet: Wednesday May 29; 6pm
  5. 8th Grade Washington DC: June 3rd-6th
  6. Field Day: Tentatively Friday 6/7 (during school day)
  7. 8th Grade Canobie Lake: Monday June 10
  8. 8th Grade Moving-on/Dance: Tuesday 6/11
    1. 6pm Moving-On Ceremony
    2. 7pm-9pm Dance
  9. Last Day:  Wednesday 6/12 (Half Day)

Matt Condon