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News: Friday, December 13th, 2019

Jackson News - December 13

December 13, 2019

This will be the last official update sent home for 2019! It is hard to believe! Thank you for your continued support, we couldn’t do what we do every day without the support of parents and families. From all of us, we wish your families a wonderful holiday season – regardless of what holiday you celebrate, we certainly hope it is one filled with love, laughter, and memories to last a life time. Relax and rest up, we will see you January 6, 2020!

Christmas Concert
The Annual Christmas concert will be held on December 18 from 1:00 – 2:30. We look forward to showcasing the wonderful talent of our students! We ask you to please bring in a non-perishable food item for our Adopt-a-family campaign when you come to the concert!

Jackson Adopt-a-Family
Thank you to everyone who supported our annual adopt-a-family; you have helped make the holidays much merrier for those in our school community. If you still have an ornament at home, please return it with the unwrapped gift to the office by December 16th. We will continue to collect food until the concert on December 18th.

SchoolCash Online – December Draw!
Congratulations to the Lindeboom and Roberts families on their win in our first SchoolCash Online Draw! Thank you to all parents who are using SchoolCash Online – you are helping. We will have our next draw right before Spring Break – each time you use SchoolCash, you will be entered!

PAC Winter Festival
What an incredible event! For pictures of Winterfest, please go to https://jackson.abbyschools.ca/news/winterfest-fun A huge thank you to our PAC, the Student Leadership Team volunteers, parent volunteers, and the crew from Central Heights!

Deck the Halls!
Our halls are all looking very festive! Classes have some fabulous art work hanging, doors are decorated, and our lobby looks amazing! Thank you to all the elves that decorated and a special thank you to Cabela’s for their donation of our beautiful new tree and all the garland! Festive photos are on the website at: https://jackson.abbyschools.ca/news/festive-fun

Division 5 SPCA Drive!
Division 5 (Mrs. Smith’s class) is hosting a drive for the SPCA. Please consider helping our furry friends. They will collect donations until December 18th.

Save the Date – Family Movie Night!

The first PAC movie night of 2020 will be held on January 17th! We will be showing Lego Movie 2! Stay tuned to https://jackson.abbyschools.ca/events/pac-movie-night-lego-movie-2 for more information as the event gets closer!

Coming up the next 3 weeks…
All dates are current on the website – https://jackson.abbyschools.ca/events/calendar
Some important dates to note over the next couple weeks:
December 16 – Terrific Kids Assembly @ 1:45
December 18 – Christmas Concert, 1:00 – 2:30
December 19 – Division 1 & 2 – UFV Science Rocks Presentation
December 20 – PJ/Christmas Comfies Day – LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
December 23 – January 5 – Winter Break – No School

January 6 – First Day Back to School – see you then!