"In the Know" Weekly Newsletter - The International School

Upcoming Events - 8/27

See intlschool.org/calendar for the full year's events.

TODAY Monday, Aug 27: Registration deadline! intlschool.org/register

  • Last day to order Pizza Monday if you want it the first Monday: intlschool.org/lunch
  • If you'll want to volunteer this year (everybody should say "yes"!), please complete this form and turn it in to EliR@intlschool.org by August 27 to make sure it's processed on time.

NEW! Tuesday, Aug 28: New families - last day to RSVP for the New Family Orientation

Thurs, Aug 30: New Family Orientation (9am, noon or 3pm) in the gym, main campus. If you have reserved a space for childcare, please arrive 5 minutes early and check your child in at the lower playground, main campus (Water Avenue).

Tues Sept 4: No classes. Parents must stay with students. No sign-up required.

  • 9-10:30am: PK-LK-K parent/child classroom visit, meet the teacher (30 minutes)
  • 11-noon: Grades 1-5 parent/child classroom visit, meet the teacher (15 minutes)

Wed, Sept 5: First day for all students

  • LowK & K start at 8:30 this week only (school still ends at 3:15)

Fri, Sept 7

  • Deadline to register for Sept 25 first aid class- details at intlschool.org/firstaid
  • 3:00 / 3:15 Popsicle Party - main playground, all families invited! Take the Streetcar . . .

Sat Sept 8: Playdate for all PK & LK families, 10am-noon at Sellwood Park. We'll bring the goodies!

Wed, Sept 12
  • 8:30am: PNO New Parent Coffee. Meet outside Stearns Hall (main campus)
  • 6:30-8pm Parent Network Mtg, gym. Reserve childcare at intlschool.org/childcare
Fri Sept 14: Handshaking Ceremony. Students and staff shake hands in our annual welcome-to-school tradition.  2-3 volunteers needed per class - please sign up with your teacher.
  • 9:00am PreK only at PreK Campus
  • 10:00am LK-5th grade on Sherman Street
Sat, Sept 15
  • Auction party: NE Progressive Party(LaurenR@intlschool.org for questions)
  • 10am-noon: Kindergarten all family playdate, TIS main campus playground