May 7, 2012

Upcoming Events – 5/7

See the entire calendar – for this year and next – at Click on the big yellow “Calendar” button.

May is Walk, Bike, Public Transport & Carpool to school month! Get in shape & save our air. How many car-miles can you avoid? Each class has a sheet where students can mark the days when they walk, bike or take public transportation to school.

Friday May 11: No school for students. Teacher professional development day.

May 14 – May 18:  State testing for 5th grade students.

Wednesday May 16: Parent Network (PTO) Meeting, 6:30pm – Child development speaker, light rail update from the city, officer elections. See details below, reserve childcare at

May 14 – May 31: TIS Student Art Show. See it all in Stearns Hall – every child will have artwork up!

Saturday May 19, 6pm: Cinco de Mayo Auction Party. Contact with questions.

Tuesday May 22: 1st-5th grade mile run at the Duniway Park Track. Many volunteers needed! Click here to sign up & see run times.

Thursday, May 24, 6:30pm: TIS Annual Meeting. All parents are encouraged to attend. Agenda includes election of new Trustees and Officers, bid farewell to departing Trustees, reports on the state of the school from Alfonso (strategic plan), Rob (finances), and Jan (admissions). TIS Gym. Visit to reserve childcare space (TIS students & their siblings age 3+).

Volunteers needed also:

TIS Spirit Wear: All ‘old logo’ gear is still on sale, but quantities and sizes are limited. Get yours while they last – at the Stearns Hall reception desk or securely on-line at (On-line orders will be checked against available inventory, We will charge your card only if items are available).