A weekly parent newsletter
We are looking for another family to carpool with in SE Portland. We leave in Eastmoreland near Reed College. Two children in the Mandarin track, one in Low-K and one in 1st grade. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
The teachers come back to school on August 29 – that’s when they’ll look at the preliminary class lists with us and consult with last year’s teachers if necessary. Any last minute adjustments will be made, then the teachers will send welcome mails to the families in their class. Alfonso & MariaDr. Alfonso Orsini, Head… View Article
Help move boxes of teacher supplies! They’ll all be delivered to the reception areas – we need volunteers to move boxes into the correct classrooms. It’s a great way to feel more at home at TIS, meet some staffers & other parents. Please let me know if you can help and if you have a… View Article
If you are interested in after school activities, please contact the instructor directly. But do let us know if you have trouble – there was a typo in the chess club instructor contact – it is: Tan Huynh, email@example.com, 503-810-8314. Someone was having trouble with the Soccer Shots contact e-mail, but it is correct – please try his… View Article
OHSU Foundation’s 2nd annual Get Going Oregon! activity challenge benefiting the Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Center is here. New studies show highest ever obesity rates among Oregon youth – help turn it around! Kick-off October 1st with 5K walk and health fair. All registration fees waved for student teams! NO FUNDRAISING! Rebecca Stentz firstname.lastname@example.org, www.getgoingoregon.org/
We would love to share rides with another family from Southeast/Mt Tabor. Even just a few rides a week would make a big difference. Amy Lennon, email@example.com, 503.313.4699
When I receive each field trip form I am sending a quick note back so you know that it was received. Please know that I am not processing them yet – if it didn’t come across correctly or didn’t come from an e-mail address that we have on file for you, you will receive another… View Article
Did you know Office Depot will donate 5% to TIS every time you shop?At checkout, let the cashier know that you would like to donate 5% of your purchase back to your school. They will ask for The International School’s number. Our number is 70084201 (the cashier may be able to look it up). Happy school shopping…. View Article
Sorry, I inadvertently attached a draft version of the after school program list to the registration web page. The correct one is now on the registration page. Linda Bonder, Marketing & Communications Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Please see the second of Alfonso’s summer letters, this one on school finances and related matters, e-mailed to enrolled families as part of ITK.