The Dolphin Did You Know - Jefferson Elementary PTA
The Dolphin Did You Know
Jeﬀerson Elementary School
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
1/30 Parents Night Out at the
Portofino Hotel, 7pm - Midnight
PARENTS NIGHT OUT
Parents Night Out Casino Night is THIS FRIDAY at the Portofino Hotel from 7pm to midnight!
Silent Auction items include:
One Week Stay in Kauai • Dive N Surf Boat Charter for 20 People
Lakers & Clippers Tickets • USC Football Tickets
iPad Mini • Gym and Yoga Memberships
Restaurant Gift Cards • Kid's Birthday Party Packages
Many of Jeﬀerson's teachers and our principal are also oﬀering experiences for the silent
auctions, such as Ruby's Diner with Mrs. Lowry, Bowling with Mrs. Kapur, Lunch with Mrs.
Yoneoka, or a movie with Dr. O. Don't miss this opportunity! Tickets will be sold at the door!
Do you know someone who has made significant
contributions to the Jefferson community or a PTA
volunteer who goes above and beyond the call of
duty? Nominate them for a Very Special Person
award or an Honorary Service Award! Nomination
form on the back or download at
PTA has added two new events to the calendar
this year: Mother-Daughter Tea on Saturday,
February 21, and Father-Son Picnic on Saturday,
May 30. More information coming soon!
JEFFERSON’S BOOK FAIR
Jefferson's Book Fair is coming soon! The Book
Fair will be open before and after school February
27-March 6. Family Reading Night is Wednesday,
March 4 from 5-7pm and the book fair will be open
then, too. If you are interested in helping with the
book fair, please email Kristi Boitano at
ONCE UPON A TIME...
Enter Jefferson PTA's story writing contest! One
winner from each grade level will be chosen to
read their story at Family Reading Night on March
4th. For more information, see attached entry
Yearbook Presale is on now through May 8th.
Price is $25. Forms are available in the office or
go to YBPAY.com and use code 9999515 to log in.
GET MORE INVOLVED IN PTA
2/3 - Fifth Grade Panoramic
2/9 - Love Notes Orders Begin
2/10 - 100th Day of School
2/12 - Jeﬀerson Night at
2/21 - Mother-Daughter Tea,
2/25 - Dining with Dolphins at
Rock & Brews Redondo Beach,
2/27 - Book Fair Begins
Are you interested in becoming more in
3/2 - Kindergarten Registration
becoming more involved in the PTA? We
need your help! We are looking for
3/4 - Family Reading Night,
volunteers to chair Mom's Night Out,
Scooter's Jungle Night, and Father Son
Picnic. Don't know what to do? We will
help you! Don't want to do it alone? Grab
a friend! Any position can be a co-chair
There was a parent information
position. More info: please email
meeting for those interested in the
talent show last Thursday. If you
missed it and your child would like
to participate, please email
Congratulations to Jefferson Elementary
students, parents, and staff who
participated in the Galleria Rewards
program! Jefferson was the top earning
RBUSD school and placed fourth in the
BOX TOPS REPORT
competition overall, earning us $1000!
again, it's time to collect
Thank you for turning in your Galleria
Tops! Send them to
receipts! Another big THANK YOU to our
classroom by Friday,
chairs, Karen Vargas and Lori Bailey for all
their hard work! The 2015 program begins
Every clip counts, so keep
supporting Jefferson one clip at a
Purchase your Valentine's Day chocolate
and support the fifth grade end of year field
trip! Please grab a 5th grader or email
[email protected] We will also
be selling a limited amount in Dolphin
Square on Wed., February 11th after
February 12 is Jefferson Night at
Scooter's Jungle in El Segundo!
Get ready to bounce the night
away! More info coming next
For flyers on after school activities, please go to www.DolphinPTA.org/After_School_Enrichment.html.
PTA HONORARY SERVICE & VSP AWARD APPLICATION
NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY FEBURARY 2, 2015.
Do you know a Jefferson volunteer who goes above and beyond the call of duty?
Do you know of someone who has made significant contributions to PTA, Jefferson School, and
HONORARY SERVICE AWARD
The Honorary Service Award is given to an individual in special recognition of outstanding
service to children and youth. This is a person who has been active in the school and PTA for 3
or more years. It can be someone who chairs committees, someone you see working hard at
school and PTA events or someone who consistently gives their time and support to make
Jefferson Elementary a better place for our kids.
It is a high honor and should be an individual whose outstanding service to children and youth in
your community, goes above and beyond what is asked of them.
VERY SPECIAL PERSON AWARD
The Very Special Person Award is given to an individual in special recognition of outstanding
service to children and youth. This is a person who has been active in the school and PTA for 1
or more years. It can be someone who volunteers at the school, runs a special school program,
or someone who supports PTA events with their time or financial support to make Jefferson
Elementary a better place for our kids.
PAST YEAR RECIPIENTS
2014: HSA - Shara Rogers VSP - Onaree Segal, Angel Livingston, Joe Pollock, Susan Grentzinger
2013: HSA - Kristin Flannery, VSP - Kristie Boitano, Audrey Fine, Katrina Aldover, Bryn Zbyszewski
2012: HSA - Roz Mooney, VSP - Shara Rogers, Norbert Gomes, Kimi Goodrich, Michelle Graves
2011: HSA – Marian Clausen, VSP – Mary Ambrose, Dana Grollman, Kim Warner, Liz Whitehead
2010: HSA – Jennifer Prohaska, VSP – Kristin Flannery, Kim Wildermuth, Tracy Yagi
2009: HSA – Shannon Comeaux, Debbie Rouke
HSA/VSP Recognition – June 5, 2015 Volunteer Appreciation Coffee, hosted by Jefferson PTA
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NOMINATION FOR THE PTA HONORARY SERVICE / VERY SPECIAL PERSON AWARD
I would like to nominate: _______________________________________________________________
For (check one):
____ Honorary Service Award
___ Very Special Person Award
Reason for nomination (please note activities, areas of involvement, etc.)
THANK YOU FOR HELPING RECOGNIZE SPECIAL JEFFERSON COMMUNITY MEMBERS!
([email protected])[email protected]!.!