PTA

That's it! Our next meeting will take place in August. Thank you to the officers, committees, and volunteers who helped make this such a successful year for the Jackson PTA!

 

Order School Supplies for Next Year!

Visit our new vendor, The Write Stuff, to order everything you need. Save time and money by ordering a kit!

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PTA RESOURCES

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Jackson PTA Upcoming Events

  • Color Run: Our first Color Run is Friday, May 17 from 6-8pm at Jackson. It is free for all Jackson students to participate, while other family members can enjoy the vendors and activities in the Athletes Village. Don't forget to register your student and order them a t-shirt to wear at the event! Click here to see how you can help at the event!
  • Field Day: Field Day is scheduled for May 23 and will require MANY parent volunteers! Sign up here to help!

Clubs

  • Running Club: Running Club is wrapping up this coming week! Don't miss your chance to see your student run by signing up to help: 2nd/3rd grade and/or 4th/5th grade.
  • Garden Club: The Jackson Garden Club has planted flowers and vegetables and is now learning how to care for their gardens. If you did not sign up your child in the fall and they want to participate, click here.

General News

  • Teacher Appreciation Week: Help make this week great for our amazing staff! Send a flower with your student on Tuesday, May 7. You may also click here to donate! Donated funds will go toward treats and events for the entire Jackson staff.
  • Yearbook: Order a yearbook here. All yearbooks will be shipped to home and can be ordered any time, but ordering this weekend will give you the best chance of delivery in time for the last day of school.
  • Fifth Grade News: If you thought a school year could pass by in the blink of an eye, look how fast these past six years went! Here's what's coming up only for our Jackson fifth grade classes:
    • May 6-7: Outdoor Ed
    • May 17: Visit to Bryan Middle School
    • May 20: Fifth grade class party
    • May 24: Clap-in and breakfast
    • May 28: Chicago Dogs baseball game at 6:30pm (this event is not sponsored by the Jackson PTA and will be self-funded by participants)
  • PTA Meeting: The final PTA meeting of the year is May 16! We will be voting on the next PTA board and deciding on budget and planning meetings for the 2024-2025 school year.
  • PTA Bylaws: The Jackson PTA Bylaws have been updated and approved by the Illinois PTA. They are available for review on our website under the Bylaws and Forms tab and will be voted on at the May 16 PTA meeting.
  • Social Media: The best way to stay up to date with the PTA is through social media. Please follow us on Facebook at Jackson PTA and Instagram at jacksonschoolpta.

Jackson PTA Mission

The mission of the Jackson PTA is to make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.

Contact the Jackson PTA by emailing jacksonschoolpta@gmail.com or PTA President Andrea San Luis at andreaandwarren@gmail.com.