The Owl

A weekly parent newsletter

October 30, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 10/28/19

TOMORROW: Virtual Education Town Hall! Education Town Halls allow you to pose your questions or comments about any part of the academic program of The International School. We make them virtual so you can join from home or office. Listen in during bedtime prep, etc! The TIS Education Leadership Team (ELT) consists of: Robert Woods, Head… View Article

October 30, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 10/21/19

Reminder: No After School Classes Today!  Today, October 22, Regular Global Kids and 3rd Party activities are NOT in session due to Parent Teacher conferences. All students MUST be picked up after school by 3:45pm UNLESS they are signed up for the a la carte Global Kids Alternative Day program on October 22 (open 3:10-6:00pm)…. View Article

October 30, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Bulletin 10/14/19

No School this Friday As a reminder, there is NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS this Friday, October 18th due to Parent Teacher Conferences. There are no 3rd-Party after school classes on Tuesday, October 22 due to afternoon conferences. Global Kids is available for sign ups on those days, pending availability. $50,000 Challenge!! We are excited to… View Article

October 30, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 10/07/19

Fall Costume Parade Get ready for the annual Fall Costume Parade! It will be held on Thursday, October 31 from 8:45-9:45am. Students, Families, and Staff are encouraged to dress up! Please, no weapons of any kind (light sabers are weapons), no bloody wounds or very scary masks, and no costumes that drag on the ground… View Article

October 1, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 10/01/19

TIS Spirit Day this Friday!  This Friday, October 4 is our first monthly TIS Spirit Day! We invite all community members to show off our school spirit. Wear your TIS field trip shirt or other gear!  Want to stock up? Check out the TIS Spirit Store! No School Oct 11th or 18th As a reminder, there… View Article

October 1, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 9/23/19

Climate Week of Action “Chalk Talk”  Climate Week is an annual week intended to raise awareness of environmental issues and discuss how the public can engage in tackling climate action. Last Friday, students around the world kicked off the week by participating in a Climate Strike, led by 15-year old Greta Thunberg. As a school, we… View Article

October 1, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 9/16/19

TIS Directory Updates Due TOMORROW!    Last chance to update your information for the TIS Directory! We will begin setting up the Directory this week. You should have received an email from Kat Simons last week showing what your information currently looks like.  If you already sent Kat an email with edits – she is… View Article

September 9, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 9/9/19

Early Dismissal Sept 20 Reminder: We have an early dismissal on Friday, Sept 20. This is for faculty professional development meetings. Dismissal will start at 12:15pm. Curbside and walk in service will be available Global Kids will be available that day until 6pm. Click here to enroll in CampSite if you already have an account Click… View Article

September 9, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 9/3/19

Morning Arrival Reminder For safety purposes, please be aware of our official school morning dropoff window. School early drop off starts at 7:30. Please do not drop students off earlier than 7:30, as staff are not present. We have recently had several students arrive prior to 7:30, and we have found them waiting outside unattended…. View Article

September 9, 2019

The Owl Weekly Parent Newsletter 8/27/19

Welcome Back! We are excited that the new school year has begun. As expected, some students might be nervous or clingy during drop off in the upcoming days. It is often best to make your goodbyes enthusiastic yet brief. If you have a particularly emotional drop off, please tell the front desk receptionists, and we… View Article