Thursday, October 23, 2014

This week, Ms. Sarita gave our Kindergarten class a special lesson on Diwali--the Hindu festival of lights.

After the lesson, students got to make their own "Diyas"or candle holders.

Ever wonder how your kids get so dirty at school?

Don't forget:  9:00 next Friday the 31st is our Halloween Parade at the track.

Friday, October 17, 2014

It's Fall Festival Time!

Dates to remember:
     October 21- Make-up school picture day
     October 31- Halloween Parade at 9:00am

Friday, October 10, 2014


The children had a blast today at the trike-a-thon! Pictures will be posted on the blog this weekend. In the meantime, please take a peek at the JBMA Facebook page.

Also a quick reminder: JBMA will be closed Monday October 13 for Columbus Day. Enjoy your long weekend!

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Important Dates to Remember:
    September 30- School Picture Day! (Bright colors usually look best)
    October 10- Trike-a-thon. Please remember to turn in your permission slips!

Saturday, September 20, 2014

What a great ending to a beautiful week! Not only did the kids do a wonderful job at the peace ceremony with their song "How Does It Feel," they also had a blast on their leaf hunt.

Dates to Remember:

September 23rd- PTO meeting on Internet Safety @ 6:30 pm
September 30th- Picture Day
October 10th- Trike-a-thon (don't forget to sign and return permission slip)
October 13th- School Closed
October 19th- Fall Festival 1:00-5:00 pm

Friday, September 12, 2014

This week, we learned about the birth of America.

We began our study of the Jamestown settlement of 1607.

We learned about the Powhatan Indians the settlers met upon their arrival in North America.

We ended our week with a lesson about George Washington and our Independence Day--July 4th, 1776.

Reminders:  Please no chocolate or candy in lunch boxes.
Kindergarten students go on a field trip Tuesday the 16th (please remember to wear your school t-shirt)

We all had such a wonderful time celebrating Tyler's birthday!