Events & Programs

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5th Grade ProgramsDiana Choi &
Kristen McGrath
Various Events for 5th graders including picnic and pool party
Book FairScholastic book fair in the library for kids to purchase books, with an ice cream social one night
Bingo NightBingo held in the SJLES cafeteria with prizes
Field DayA day of outdoor activities for the students
Cultural ArtsDaniel NotariEnriching assemblies for all students during the school day
Ice Cream SocialIce cream sundae bar, usually during the book fair
Summer Play DatesOpportunity for incoming kindergartners and returning students to meet each other and play on the playground
Back to School PicnicA chance to get together with other families and meet some of the teachers at the SJLES playground
May DayFair with games, prizes, silent auction, food, and more
Silent AuctionSilent auction during May Day
Movie NightA movie and some popcorn
Paint NightCome follow along and make a beautiful painting
Restaurant NightsAllyson JacksonWork with the community to promote both the restaurant and PTA
Staff AppreciationShow our staff some love, providing catering, activities, and support to the SJLES staff
Turkey TrotAnnual walk/run around Mt Hebron HS track


Bulletin Board / Display CaseKeeping the bulletin board and display case up to date
Kindergarten Cafeteria HelpMeg HalvorsenHelp Kindergarteners open containers, refill waters, or other questions during lunch
Kindergarten Technology HelpMeg HalvorsenProvide help logging in and other tech questions for Kindergarteners
Friday FoldersStuff student folders with information for parents
Campus EnhancementsCaroline BodziakPlanting, weeding, mulching, etc our SJLES entryway
MembershipTiffany BurnsCoordinating sign-ups for becoming a PTA member.
YearbookSabrina KnickelbeinProvide a yearbook
Original WorksJane FisherOpportunity for parents to get their child’s art on mugs, pillows, plates, and other keepsakes
Box TopsSayli MoskowitzCollect box tops to fundraise for the school
Spirit WearShow your SJLES pride!
Volunteer CoordinatorMeg HalvorsenVolunteers are how it all happens
Walk/Bike to School DaySayli MoskowitzA day to encourage physical activity
Caned Food DriveCollect canned goods, in coordination with Turkey Trot
Coat DriveCollect coats for donation
Toy DriveCollect toys for donation
Teachers ClosetReplacements for disposable supplies
WebsitePaul HalvorsenKeep the website up to date