May 13, 2020

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 5/12/20

TIS Annual Meeting this Thursday

All TIS community members are invited to the Annual Meeting of The International School’s Board of Trustees on Thursday, May 14 from 6-8pm. The Meeting will be held via Zoom; Please RSVP here.


Governance Committee

  • Introduction of New Trustees

  • Motion to Elect New Trustees

Operations Committee

  • Presentation of Annual Budget – Rob Timmons

  • Q&A about Budget

External Affairs Update

  • Presentation of Admissions Update – Jan Williams

  • Presentation of Marketing Update – Kat Simons

  • Presentation of Development Update – Lauren Riegelnegg

  • Q&A about Admissions, Marketing, & Development

Covid-19 Preparation Measures for 2020-21 – Robert Woods

  • Q&A: Covid-19 Preparation

Departing Trustees Appreciation

Motion to Elect New Officers

PreK and LowK Parent Meeting

As Robert Woods mentioned in his weekly letter, The Educational Leadership Team invites all current families with a PreK or LowK student to a virtual meeting next Tuesday, May 19 at 6pm.

The ELT will lead a conversation about the place of Continuous Learning with preschoolers, should there be continued closures next school year. Family feedback is desired.

Please RSVP here; A short registration is required

Book Bingo Reading Challenge!

In case you missed it last week, the TIS Library is hosting a Book Bingo Reading Challenge for K-2 and 3-5th grades!  Fill out the entire card or as many horizontal, vertical, or diagonal lines as you can!  Teachers, parents and kids can all participate and we will have prizes and a celebration when we all see each other again.  

Kinder – 2nd Grade: Book Bingo Card

3rd – 5th Grade: Book Bingo Card

Have fun!

– Tomoyo and Dan