All School Announcements
Journeys School Class of 2015 College Decisions
Congratulations! With joy and relief, the Class of 2015 has made their final college decisions. Journeys School seniors enrolled in the following schools:
Madeline Carlman – Hamilton College
Jael Chapeton – University of Wyoming
Collin Daily – Quest University Canada
Sam Dykema – Indiana University, Bloomington
Martin Eby – has been accepted to several UK schools and has until June to decide
Alex Lang – Colorado State University
Charlie Mitchell – Beloit College
Marshall Pomeroy – Western Washington University
Karlie Rambo – Colorado Mesa University
Ben Schulz – University of Denver
Chris Watters – Colorado College
Kathleen Wright – Columbia College Chicago
Parent Council has produced an All School Yearbook for 2014/2015. Delivery will be in the beginning of June, prior to the end of the school year. The hardcover, 60 page yearbook includes class pictures, individual portraits, candid and journeys photos plus other special events. The cost is $25 per book. Please print the order form and return it to school by May 15 if you would like to place an order.
5th Grade Capstone Presentations
Tuesday-Friday, May 19-22, 8:30-11:45 am
All Journeys School parents are invited to the 5th Grade Capstone Presentations. Presentations will be held upstairs in the Teacher Learning Center (the building where the Journeys School office is located). If you attend on a given day, please plan to stay for the whole morning's session to reduce distractions caused by people coming and going and to show support for all of the presenters. Please click here for the complete schedule of presenters, including the presentation topics.
Canvas Bags Giveaway
Saturday, May 2, 9:20-noon
Jackson Whole Grocer
You are invited to the annual Whole Grocer Canvas Bags Giveaway on Saturday, May 2 from 9:30-Noon. Our elementary students contributed graciously to this event by using block prints and collagraphs on their bags-- AND—in each bag is a $10 coupon off $50+ purchase! Please click here for more information.
School Arts Spectacular
Thursday, May 7, 4:30-6:00 pm
Please come and enjoy the art celebration at the National Museum of Wildlife Art on Thursday, May 7, 4:30-6:00. This year’s art exhibit theme is resourcefulness and will feature works from students in grades 2, 3, 9, and 10. Please click here for more information.
You are Invited to Join Next Year’s Parent Council!
We are looking for new Parent Representatives for the 2015-2016 school year. Do you want to be more involved at Journeys School? Do you want to make a difference? Join this great group of people! Don't forget: Dads are welcome, too! To get involved, contact any Parent Council Representative or the Council Chair: Angela Burton, firstname.lastname@example.org or Staff Liaison: Charlotte Quesada, email@example.com.
Parent volunteers are encouraged to assist with community lunch. To volunteer, please arrive in the dining lodge at 11:40 am. All lunches include garden fresh salad, orange slices, cookies and milk.
May 8: Chicken or Black Bean Fajitas with Corn Tortillas, Baked Sweet Potatoes
May 15: Pasta Alfredo with Broccoli
May 22: Beef Tacos with Rice and Beans
May 29: Chicken Salad Sandwiches (Veggie Sandwiches for vegetarian students/faculty) and Cucumber Salad
Tuesday, May 5: MS/HS Band & Vocal Concert, 4:00 pm
Wednesday, May 6: 9/10 Performing Arts Event, 4:00 pm
Thursday, May 7: Parent Council Coffee (the last of the school year), 8:15 am
Thursday, May 7: MS Keyboard Class Performance, 4:00 pm
Monday-Friday, May 11-14: ERB Assessments for Grades 3-5
Monday-Friday, May 11-14: 8th Grade Capstone Journey
Tuesday-Friday, May 12-14: Grades 6/7 Spring Journey
Monday, May 18: Bring a Friend Day (Grades K-12)
Tuesday-Friday, May 26-29: Grades 9-11 Spring Journey to Park City, Utah
Tuesday-Sunday, May 26-31: 5th Grade Capstone Journey
Wednesday-Friday, May 27-29: Grades K-4 Spring Journeys
Monday-Friday, June 1-5: ERB Assessments for Grades 6-8
Wednesday, June 3: Graduation & Alumni Reception
Friday, June 5: Achievement Celebration for MS and HS
Thursday, June 11: Last Day of School