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JJIS 215 Halls Hill Rd, Colchester CT  06415  Telephone: (860) 537-9421

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January 18, 2018

  1. REMINDER:  NO SCHOOL/January 21, 2019 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

  2. NO After School Clubs: January 21 & 24, 2019 due to holiday.
  3. With spring comes SBAC Testing!  Please click here for more details.   We ask that you make every effort possible to avoid making dentist, doctor, etc., appointments during testing. Thank you for your support.
  4. Colchester Invention Convention!  Once again, students will have the opportunity to creating their own invention.    Student workshops will be held in January with the actual Convention being held here at JJIS on March 14, 2019.  Please click here for more details.
  5. Grade 5 Students to participate in the ESTEEM PROGRAM!  Parents are invited.  For more information, please click here.
  6. Digital Learning Day! Once again, JJIS will be holding the Digital Learning Day on February 28, 2019 from 5 to 7 PM.  All are invited to this FREE event. For more information and to sign up, please click here.
  7. PTO Valentine Grams: The PTO Valentine Grams fundraiser will run from 1/18-2/8.  Order today. Click here.
  8. Girls on the Run offered once again!  The Season begins the week of Feb. 25th and ends with the Girls On The Run 5k on Saturday, May 18, 2019. All meetings are held at JJIS on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3:30-5:00. Click here for more information.
  9. CYS Program for 4th Graders:  This group will run from 3pm until 4:15pm and pick up will be at the Youth Center. Click here for details. offers a 4th & 5th Grade Girls Circle!  Click here for more details.
  10. Meet & Greet: Please join our new Director Kathy Perry and Assistant Director Becky Lopes of Pupil Services and Special Education for an informal meet and greet on Monday, February 11, 2019 from 5:30-6:30pm at the Pupil Services Office (near the night entrance at JJIS). Click here for flier.
  11. In case of an early dismissal day:  Now that winter is here and inclement weather may arrive during a school day, we ask that you discuss and remind your child where he/she should go in the event school is dismissed early due to inclement weather.  
  12. REMINDER:  We ask that you continue to remind your child to dress appropriately for inclement weather, i.e., hats, gloves and coats to school during the winter months as students will  continue to go outdoors for recess and PE classes. 

  13. Digital Learning Day!  Once again, JJIS will be holding the Digital Learning Day on February 28, 2019 from 5 to 7 PM.  All are invited to this FREE event. For more information and to sign up, please click here.

  14. Safety First: Please click here for student drop-off/pick-up safety reminders.

  15. Safety First: Please click here for safety reminders from the Colchester Fire & Emergency Medical Services.
  16. JJIS YEARBOOK!  Order your yearbook online today!  JJIS Code #13226919.  Click here for website order form. https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectStudent?isAdvertisementOnly=False
  17. JJIS YEARBOOK  (hard copy) order forms given to all students.  Copies are available in the office as well.
  18. A Note To School.  Click here for your copy!
  19. The National Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest is a nationwide contest designed to promote awareness among teachers, parents/guardians and children and engage them in discussions about safety.  If your child is interested in participating in this contest, please click here for more details.

  20. Flu Season: As you are aware, the flu season is upon us.  Clear here for important information.

District News:

  1. Meet & Greet: Please join our new Director Kathy Perry and Assistant Director Becky Lopes of Pupil Services and Special Education for an informal meet and greet on Monday, February 11, 2019 from 5:30-6:30pm at the Pupil Services Office (near the night entrance at JJIS). Click here for flier.
  2. Breakfast at CES to meet the directors of the Special Education department on February 8th at 8:30am at CES. Click here for flier with details.
  3. Colchester Public Schools New Mission Statement:
    ~We create innovative thinkers for a dynamic world~
  4. Board of Education Meeting:  Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at the WJJMS at 7:00pm.

Community News:

  1. It is time for baseball and softball!  The Colchester Baseball and Softball League is officially opening their 2019 Spring registration on January 19th.  Leagues are forming for all levels of baseball and softball.  Registration ends February 28th. Online registration only!   Visit www.cbsl.org to register today!
  2. Colchester Public School January calendar of events here.  Community welcome!
  3. Family Game Night Friday, January 25th 5:30-7:30 at the Town Hall:  Click here for details.
  4. Paint Night to Fight Hunger at WJJMS:  Wednesday, January 30th 6pm-8pm. Click here for details.
  5. Colchester Youth Services: Click here for list of programs and events.
  6. Teen Program at Cragin: Cereal Pancakes on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 3:00pm.
  7. 9th Annual Freezin for a Reason: Starting on Friday, February 8th to Sunday, February 10th Officer Rob Suchecki, Fire Chief Walt Cox, Greg Cordova and Fred Brown are camping on the Town Green to raise money for the Colchester Fuel Bank. Come down to the Green to say hi and donate money for the Fuel Bank. Or donate online with Pay Pal using freezinforareason@yahoo.com/freezinforareason
  8. Girl Scouts of America- Dancing Under the Stars: February 16, 2019 from 6:30-8:30pm at the St. Andrew Parish Hall. Click here for ticket information and details.
  9. Colchester Soccer: Colchester Soccer Club's Annual Meeting is Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 6:00pm at Town Hall. 
  10. Lacrosse: Are you interested in playing lacrosse? Click here for details. Colchester Youth Lacrosse Registration for the Spring 2019 season .  Please click here for details.   CYL Registrar at colchesteryouthlax@yahoo.com.

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JJIS
215 HALLS HILL RD
COLCHESTER, CT 06415
PH:860.537.9421                                                   FAX:860.537.0349





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