Candy Cane Lane December 2017 Tuesday 12/5 10:00am - 3:00pm Wednesday 12/6 10:00am - 3:00 pm Thursday 12/7 11:30am - 3:00pm Your child will have an opportunity to shop for family, friends and pets. They will visit Candy Cane Lane with their class or independently with permission from their teacher. We have provided you with a shopping budget envelope. Please return this to school with your child. We need more volunteers to help run the store. Please call or you can text Jessy Barone at 203-206-9763. Or please email JamesMorrisPTO@yahoo.com to help.
Heroes Day Thursday December 7, 2017 The Army National Guard, Morris Volunteer Fire Department, EMS, CT State Police Motor Cycle Unit officer and Canine officers will visit JMS. The students will witness a Blackhawk helicopter landing and takeoff and interact with EMS, the Morris Volunteer Fire Department personnel, CT State Police Motorcycle Unit officer and Canine Unit officers and their dogs. The students will also explore Blackhawk helicopter, the Litchfield ambulance, the MVFD fire truck, and the CT State Police Motorcycle. This is great opportunity for students to be exposed to the military, law enforcement and first responders.
Valentine's Day Flower Sale February 2018 Held during the school day in the JMS lobby $1.00/flower Buy a flower for your friends and family!
Sweet Treat Meet and Greet & Bingo/Trivia Game Night March 2018 Join us for pot luck dessert and coffee combined with a fun night of playing Bingo, winning prizes, and meeting the PTO officers. Email JamesMorrisPTO@Yahoo.com if you would like to come and which dessert you can bring
Earth Day Bottle and Can Drive April 2018 From from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at JMS in the front semi circle driveway. Bring all of you clean recycleable bottles and cans! Thank you for supporting JMS PTO
Teacher and Staff Appreciation Luncheon May 2018 Held during lunch time. Show your appreciation for our JMS teachers and staff by contributing a food dish. Contact JMS PTO at JamesMorrisPTO@yahoo.com if you would like to contribute We thank for you food preparation efforts!
Spring Scholastic Book Fair The Scholastic “Buy One Get One” book fair will be held in May 2018 during school hours. Volunteers are need to help run the fair. A notice will be sent home or posted on a future E-Blast. Please contact us if you would like to volunteer at JamesMorrisPTO@yahoo.com
Arts Alive Day Spring 2018 Arts Alive is a day where all JMS students are exposed to new artistry and will expand their imagination. Each student will participate in 4 workshops lasting approximately 55 minutes. Each workshop is managed by a parent or community member. Are you someone or do you know someone who will donate their time to teach students a new skill? Please volunteer because we need your help to allow JMS students the opportunity to experience this creative day while developing craftsmanship. Please contact us if you would like to volunteer at JamesMorrisPTO@yahoo.com
Lovable Labels “Don’t Lose it – Label it!” You can create and customize labels for all of their children’s belongings. They are water proof, laundry safe, sunscreen safe, microwave safe, bleach safe and dishwasher safe. Order: 1. Online: www.JMSPTO.LovableLabel.ca 2. View the attachments at the bottom of the page. Return the order form with a check to school. This is a fundraiser organized by Laurie Bernardi. Call/Text her with any questions 860-681-2065