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January 11, 2018

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View your child's daily menu o n our NEW interactive Lunch Menu Website
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Donation Supply List

The Jonathan Elementary Donation Supply List is a request for community supplies from families for their classroom/grade level. This is completely voluntary Click here to view the donation list.

Jan. 15        NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King Day
Jan. 16       PTO Fundraiser Dinner at Culvers, 5-8 pm
Jan. 22       NO SCHOOL - Teacher Workshop
Jan. 26       Go Red Day! Wear Red for Jump Rope Heart!

Kindergarten Registration Due Jan. 16
If you know of a family getting ready for kindergarten this fall, registration is conveniently located at . Registrations are due January 16th. Children who will be five-years-old on September 1, 2018 can enroll in kindergarten with Eastern Carver County Schools. Our personalized learning provides the right fit for all kindergarteners. If you have questions, find information at
Join us for dinner on Tuesday, January 16th at Culver's from 5-8 pm. For more information, click  here
Jump Rope for Heart!
Our Jump Rope for Heart program is underway in Physical Education class.  The American Heart Association supports your child learning about healthy nutrition and being active.  As your child participates in this program, they may wish to honor a family member or neighbor who is affected by heart disease. Your student will learn that being healthy is fun and helping others is rewarding.  We hope that you will consider creating an online fundraising page through the schools Jump Rope for Heart page.  Follow these easy steps outlined below. 

1. Go to and search for Jonathan Elementary  and click "Log on to fundraise"  OR Click here to be taken to the page.

2. Download the app to watch your monsters come to life and fundraise on the go. Search jump/hoops in the android or apple store.

Not only are the students helping people with sick hearts, but your school will also earn gift certificates for physical education equipment. 

Because Jax wants to thank you for protecting your heart health , any student who raises $150 in donations will receive this limited edition plush Jax.

Go Red Day! 
Students are encouraged to wear " RED " on Friday, January 26th. 

Jump Rope for Heart donations are due on January 26th

Thank you for your support!
Free Dental Care
Do you know a child who could benefit from free dental care? Right now participating clinics are taking appointments for Give Kids a Smile. Appointments are available on February 2nd & 3rd. Click  here  for more information. This is a free charitable event for kids who face barriers to accessing dental care. 
Join us for free family fun in February!
Hooked on Books...and the Arts, too! is a community-wide event celebrating literacy and the arts. This free event offers activities, dance and musical performances, art demonstrations, and a chance to meet this year's keynote author, Douglas Wood. The event will be held Saturday, February 24, from 9:00 am to Noon at Chanhassen High School.
#Stigma180 Campaign Speaking Series
Click here to learn more about upcoming speaking series and event registration. 
Understanding Standards in Learning 
Have you ever been given a task but you were unsure of why you were doing it or its purpose? Read more here.
Enable Text Messages from the District
When fast communication matters most, Eastern Carver County Schools will send text messages along with other communication. Follow these instructions to enable text messages from your Campus Portal. 
We are looking for volunteers to help organize the Arts & Academic Night. If able to help or donate silent auction items, please contact Bridget Boche at .

Next PTO meeting is scheduled for January 11th, at 6:30 pm in the staff lounge. 

Keep saving your Box Tops, Milk Moola's, Country Hearth Bread UPCs and Tyson labels, BOX TOP LABEL COLLECTION DETAILS
Lost & Found
Please remind your student(s) to check lost & found for any missing items. Lost & Found is located across from the gym.
Future Engineers!