May 21, 2012

Upcoming Events – 5/21

See the entire calendar – for this year and next – at

May is Lower-Car-Miles month! Get in shape & save our air. How many car-miles can you avoid? 

NOW through May 31: PLEASE complete the All-Parent survey at High response rate is critical for our IB re-authorization coming up. 

NOW through May 31: TIS Student Art Show. See it all in Stearns Hall – every child has artwork up!

Tuesday May 22: 1st-5th grade mile run at the Duniway Park Track. RAIN OR SHINE 🙂 If you would like to come but did not sign up, please allow time to park & meet us at the track. There may be room on the bus – but there may not be. 

  • 3rd grade (incl all Masami’s class): Meet outside Stearns: 8:05 AM, to the track: 8:15-9:30
  • 2nd grade (not Masami’s): Meet outside Stearns: 9:20 AM, to the track: 9:30-10:45
  • 5th grade (incl all Taka’s class): Meet outside Stearns: 10:35 AM, to the track: 10:45-12:00
  • 1st grade: Meet outside Stearns: 12:05 PM, to the track: 12:15-1:30
  • 4th grade (not Taka’s): Meet outside Stearns: 1:20 PM, to the track: 1:30-2:45

Thursday, May 24, 6:30pm: TIS Annual Meeting. Reserve childcare space at See details below.

Friday, May 25, drop-off time: Scrip sale in front of Stearns Hall

Monday, May 28: No school, Memorial Day

Monday, May 28: May Scholastic Book Orders due – click here for details

Friday, June 1: Last day to submit Talent Show auditions! Sign-up & details at

Friday, June 1: TIS Library Media Center closing for the summer

Friday, June 1: Latino Festival! All Spanish Track students perform; all classes & parent are invited. Gerding Theater at the Armory.

  • 9-10am: PK, LK, Kinder with a special guest performance by 5th grade
  • 11:30-12:30am: 1st-5th grades.
Saturday, June 2, 7pm: TIS Wine Tasting & Spring Social! Tickets & info at

Monday June 4 to Friday, June 8: Scholastic Book Fair! Volunteers needed for all shifts except Tuesday – please contact Fair open times (volunteers needed 15 minutes before & after):

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 2:30 to 3:45pm
  • EXTENDED HOURS: Wednesday: 2:30 to 5pm
  • MORNING HOURS: Tuesday & Wednesday 7:45 to 8:45am

Friday June 8: Talent Show. Video auditions due by June 1 at


Wednesday May 16 was a great Parent Network (PTO) Meeting – we will have a video of the presentations available next week.