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Approved February Board Meeting Minutes Now Online

The following approved board meeting minutes from February are now available for download and review. We will be publishing the approved board meeting minutes moving forward on the main page of our website for easier access for all stakeholders.

Please note that the minutes are also published on the district Board Docs site under the approved minutes from the March Board Meeting on March 20, 2017.



LAX players watching the game

MS LAX Defeats Upper Moreland

The middle school lacrosse team won its first game against Upper Moreland 12-2.  Goals were scored by Molly Walsh (3), Tanner Lafferty (2), Sam Pizer (2), Cady Westkaemper  (2), Sophie Pettit (1), Lauren Brockwell (1), and Sarah Cummings (1).

Mr. Eyrich Conducting at Temple University

MS Students Perform at the Temple University Performing Arts Center

Our MS band students performed at the Temple University Performing Arts Center yesterday in a combined concert with their Night Owl Community Band. Our students were wonderful and it was a great experience. Bravo!

Football Field

JSD Earth Day Celebration Date Change

Due to the anticipated rain, the JSD Earth Day Celebration, including the Mini-Singer water ice fundraiser and the sports equipment swap, has been rescheduled for Friday, April 28th.

Leaves on the lawn

Bird Walk in Jenkintown

Saturday, April 29 – 10am to noon

Watch birds, learn about bird habitats and how best to promote them. A bird-watching expert will guide you and provide binoculars at each of the 4 sites.

School (Parking lot in the back): Discover the imagination grove, and the rain and vegetable gardens.
433/435 Cedar Street: Visit the newly acquired borough property and share your vision.
427 Vernon Road: Experience a mature bird-friendly backyard.
227 Summit Avenue: See a bird-friendly backyard in progress.

Organized by the Jenkintown Environmental Advisory Committee with the support of the Wyncote Audubon Society, Briar Bush Nature Center, and the Tookany/Tacony-FrankfordWatershed Partnership
Contact for additional information: [email protected]

Hanging Flower Basket

Red & Blue Fair/Plant Sale

The annual Jenkintown Red & Blue Fair/Plant Sale, the biggest fundraiser for our Home & School Association, is only 4 1/2 weeks away!

Get ready to enjoy delicious fair food, fire truck rides, fun games, multiple inflatables, and so much more! The Fair will be held this year on Saturday, May 20th from 11am-3pm(rain or shine). Visit www.redandbluefair.org  for more information.

The fabulous Plant Sale (stocked by Kremp’s) is now taking pre-orders. Order early and save $$. Visit www.redandbluefair.org for more information and to order online. Or use the attached order form and submit to the school. Deadline for pre-orders is Friday, May 12th.

In case you haven’t heard, it takes a village to run this event!! We have over 230 volunteer shifts to fill from everything from setting up the fair, running a game, helping sell food, face painting, etc. Please sign up to help at www.redandbluefair.org or contact the Fair co-chairs (see below) for other volunteer positions.

Thanks in advance! And, see you at the Fair!

Shannon Schloth [email protected] / Chrissy Levy [email protected]

Download Plant Sale Order Form