"In the Know" Weekly Newsletter - The International School

Upcoming Events - 05/13

Week of May 13: WEEK 2.
Learner Profile Attribute for May: THINKER

Sat May 18, 7-10pm: Auction Party - Sex in the City Party! Details / tickets: laurenr@intlschool.org.

May 20 - June 3: All school art show throughout Stearns Hall! Come one, come all! Your children have been creating imaginative, thought-provoking artwork all year long and it is time to celebrate their accomplishments. 

T/W May 21/22: Grades 1-5 Mile Run - Click for details.

Thurs May 23: Last day to buy professionally recorded & edited Latino Festival DVD. See any receptionist.

Thurs May 23, 6:30pm: TIS Annual Meeting in the gym. All parents are invited! Hear updates including enrollment, finance, parent survey, fundraising, governance, facilities, Head of School report. Childcare provided - reserve a space at intlschool.org/childcare.

Fri May 24: No school, teacher professional development day.

Mon May 27: No school, Memorial Day.

NEW! Fri May 31, 8:30am: Prek, Lowk & kinder parents are invited for a special tour of the Early Childhood (EC) parts of the art show with EC Art Specialist Carolina Barros (approx 30-45 min).

See the rest of this year and 2013-2014 dates at intlschool.org/calendar! (We're still working on dates for curriculum nights, festivals & open houses.)

Volunteer opportunities:

  • Teacher appreciation lunch May 24: details below.
  • Book Fair! Any day June 3-7, 7:30-8:45 and/or 2:15-4pm. (LindaB@intlschool.org)
  • Join the Parent Network for next year! Help bring people together to connect, learn & have fun through events such as the Popsicle & Hot Cocoa Socials, speaker nights and back-to-school coffees. One way our school runs more smoothly and gets some of the important work of community-building done is through the Parent Network. There are several different roles with varied time commitments - let's talk about what interests you most. Contact outgoing PN President Kirsten Lee, parentnetwork@intlschool.org