February 5, 2018

Upcoming Events

TUESDAY, FEB 6

Parent Teacher Conferences – NO AFTER SCHOOL CLASSES.  SquareGator Open.  To sign up for your conferences, go to http://ptcfast.com/schools/The_International_School

TIS Foot Patrol/Keepin it Clean Training ** Help Needed!** TIS, in partnership with Friends of Riverplace, an official Foot Patrol that operates in the areas around the school.  The Foot Patrol is essentially a group of volunteers who walk the neighborhood to deter crime and report problems. Some members pick up trash/remove weeds as they walk, but that is not a specific part of the program.   TIS parents will get TIS volunteer credit for participating in these patrols 10am-12pm, Arthur Admin Conference Room

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WEDNESDAY, FEB 7

Chinese Exchange Students Arrive. Our Chinese exchange students arrive at school! They are being hosted by our Chinese track 5th graders and their families. If you see them around campus, please say Ni Hao!

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THURSDAY, FEB 8

TIS Board of Trustees Meeting. This meeting is open to the public. 6-8pm, Learners Hall.

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FRIDAY, FEB 9

TIS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL! PCC Sylvania Performing Arts Center, 12000 SW 49th Ave, Portland, OR 97219. Additional details coming this week!

SHOW 1: 8:30

Junko, Candy, Maria C, Ju-Ya, Vicky, Lorena E, Jennifer, Hideko/Chisa (also 10:30 show), Jose

Show 2: 10:30

Adela / Lorena P, Yi Guan, Hideko/Chisa (also 8:30 show), Akiko,  Libni, Angela/Christy & Chinese visitors

SHOW 3: 12:15

Mariana, Masami, Sophia, Gilberto, Tong Fang, Constanza, YiFeng

SHOW 4: 2pm

Ivonne, Charlotte, Maggie, Paola, Laura, Taka, Roger, Patty/Celina

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TUESDAY, FEB 13

Keepin It Clean Walk – 5th Grade. 5th grade families are invited to come out, socialize, and help keep the areas surrounding campus clean. Some members pick up trash/remove weeds as they walk, but that is not a specific part of the program (Pickers and bags are provided; bring some gloves if you can). An easy way to get volunteer hours!  Meet at the Hilltop Gate. 8:15-9:15am.

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WEDNESDAY, FEB 14

5th Grade Promotion Photos. 5th graders will get photographed in their Caps and Gowns today. My, how time flies!

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FRIDAY, FEB 16

EARLY DISMISSAL: Please pick up your child by 1pm. Teacher Planning Day. SquareGator Open.

Battle of the Books: TIS Tournament 4th and 5th grade teams battle it out to see who will be representing TIS at the Regional Tournament! 1-3pm, TIS Gym

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SATURDAY, FEB 17

TIS/Friends of Riverplace/SOLVE Monthly Clean up Event. Children welcome! We have dozens of community members help clean up the areas surrounding campus every month. Let’s show our support! Meet at Lower Playground. 10am-2pm

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MONDAY, FEB 19

President’s Day: SCHOOL CLOSED. SquareGator Closed.