For Our School

Birthday Books

Reading is so important and to help send that message, the Jennings PTA sponsors “Birthday Books”.  Every student in our school receives a book as a gift from the PTA on his/her birthday. Event Chairperson: Nicola Minogue               nicola@minogues.net

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Book Swap

THE JENNINGS BOOK SWAP! Come one, come all!  The Jennings Book Swap is Wednesday March 16th,6:30pm-8pm!  What is the Book Swap?  It’s a great event where kids (and parents!) can clean out their bookshelves & come home with “new” books.     Go through your shelves at home & bring in a book(s) you no longer want to …

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Fuel for Learning

The Jennings Unit Representative is the liaison between the Jennings PTA and the district-wide Fuel for Learning (FFLP) committee.   The main goal of FFLP is to make our school lunches healthier for our children and to bring better nutrition awareness to all students and parents. Event Chairperson: Open Position  

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Green Team

The Green Team Standing Committee is a coordinated effort, with unit reps at each school, to implement Green Initiatives in all the elementary, middle and high schools in the Fairfield School District, with the objective of increasing student awareness of the importance of environmental responsibility and making the Town of Fairfield a more eco-friendly town. Event …

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Health, Safety and Fitness Committee

Parent Volunteers identify key wellness issues and run programs focused on the health of our students such as our annual Turkey Trot, a jump rope club or walk to school day. Event Chairperson: Molly Henry       mcmojo22@optonline.net

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Hospitality/Staff Appreciation

Organize and coordinate Staff Appreciation Week in early May.  During Staff Appreciation Week, daily meals are hosted by each grade. Chairs are responsible for purchasing supplies and recruiting (along with room parents) a few representatives from each grade and working with them to coordinate menus/contributions/work shifts. Event Chairperson: Melody Jagoe             …

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Jennings Directory

2017-2018 Jennings Directory Every family that joins the PTA for the 2017-2018 school year will be given a printed directory if they request it on the PTA membership form.  Additional directories can be purchased thru this website for $4.  Supplies are limited.  Every family at Jennings will have access to the online and mobile versions – see …

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Operation Hope

Jennings is providing dinner for Operation Hope and we need your help!  This is a great opportunity to get the kids involved in helping our community.  There will be approximately 50 people to feed so we are requesting volunteers for the following items: ·     5 main entrees serving 8-10 people (suggested items are chicken, …

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School Beautification

We love our school and we want to keep it BEAUTIFUL for our children.   This committee is responsible for maintaining classroom banners and interior/exterior decorating. Event Chairperson:                        OPEN

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School Picture Liaison

Coordinate with the school photographer on picture day (usually 9am – 12pm) and on picture make up day for an hour in the morning.  School pictures are scheduled for October. Chairs:            OPEN

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Tools for Schools

Tools for Schools is a program developed by the EPA to help schools maintain a healthy learning environment by identifying, correcting and preventing indoor air quality (IAQ) problems. Tools for Schools has a strong emphasis on reducing asthma and allergy triggers which leads to reduced absenteeism, improves test scores and enhances student and staff productivity. …

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Yearbook

The Jennings 2016-2017 Yearbook sale is now over. We are expecting to have some extra yearbooks to sell when they come in, so if you missed the sale please look out for information about purchasing one when they are delivered.

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