Nov
3
6:00pm 6:00pm

Family Fitness Night

Bring the whole family dressed in comfortable clothes and tennis shoes for an evening of fun fitness activities!

Here are some of the activities parents and children can do:

  • Sample healthy snacks
  • Win raffle prizes
  • Try a Zumba class
  • and more

WHERE: School Gym

 

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Nov
27
to Dec 15

Popcornopolis Fundraiser

Start your holiday shopping with a selection of delicious popcorn in a variety of flavors from Popcornopolis. The best of all: 50% of all sales will go to Jessup PTA to support teachers and school programs.

Orders can be made online or via catalogue, starting November 27, 2017.

Stay tuned for more details.

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Dec
1
5:45pm 5:45pm

Roller Skate Family Night

The Jessup PTA is inviting all Jessup School Families to participate in its Roller Skating Party!


Is it your birthday in November or December? Come celebrate your birthday with your family and friends at our skating party! Guess what? We have a special treat for you! Yes…we have cake and will be singing Happy Birthday to you! Invite your entire family and all of your friends for 2 hours of fun-packed excitement on wheels!

Admission: $5/child and $7/skating adult
Skate Rental $3 Quads/ $4 In-Lines


WHEELS SKATING CENTER1200 ODENTON ROAD, ODENTON, MD 21133

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Oct
13
6:00pm 6:00pm

Family Movie Night

A movie night at school for the whole family! Please bring blankets/pillows/lawn chairs and feel free to wear pajamas. Snacks, popcorn and drinks for sale.

The movie night is free for PTA members (if you are not a member, yet, you can buy your membership for only $10/family right there and then). Admission for non-members is $2/family.

Movie to be announced.

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Oct
11
6:00pm 6:00pm

PTA Meeting

Want to find out more about your child's school and school events and programs? Then join us at our first PTA Meeting and meet fellow Jessup families.

Free Dinner and Drinks for All

Free Raffle for PTA Members (if you are not a member, yet, you can buy your membership right there and then)

Kids are Welcome

Spirit Wear for Sale

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Oct
6
5:45pm 5:45pm

Roller Skate Family Night

The Jessup PTA is inviting all Jessup School Families to participate in its Roller Skating Party!


Is it your birthday in September or October? Come celebrate your birthday with your family and friends at our skating party! Guess what? We have a special treat for you! Yes…we have cake and will be singing Happy Birthday to you! Invite your entire family and all of your friends for 2 hours of fun-packed excitement on wheels!


Admission: $5/child and $7/adult

Skate Rental $3 Quads/ $4 In-Lines


WHEELS SKATING CENTER1200 ODENTON ROAD, ODENTON, MD 21133

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Sep
25
5:00pm 5:00pm

Pizza Hut Spirit Night

We are going to kick off our 2017-18 spirit night series at Pizza Hut in Severn. Have a family dinner and support our school! There will be music, a raffle and lots of prizes for the kids to win.

WHERE: Pizza Hut, 2614 Annapolis Road, Severn, MD 21144

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Aug
21
10:00am10:00am

Uniform Exchange Event

 

OVERVIEW: 
Exchange gently used, outgrown uniforms for a size that your child(ren) can use through the Jessup Uniform Exchange. Earn one credit for each uniform item that can be used to obtain uniform pieces donated by other families; exchanges will be one for one. Uniforms can also be purchased at a small cost for those who do not have any outgrown items to exchange.


PROCESS:
• Parents can drop off the clothing anytime on August 21, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and/or 5 – 8 p.m. 

• Clothing will be inspected by volunteers to ensure that it meets uniform guidelines, and that it is in satisfactory condition. A voucher will be issued for each item contributed that families can use to shop at the uniform exchange. Families will receive one credit for every piece of clothing. All items will sell for one credit. 

• Families will be asked to bring their clean, gently used items in good, wearable condition (i.e., no rips, tears, holes, or stains); if tags have been removed, the parents should somehow label the size (e.g., masking tape)

• Items will be sorted by gender and size. Families may select the items they’d like to purchase, bring them to the check-out area where they will be allowed to pay with credits earned through uniform donations or pay cash — $1/shirts, skirts, and shorts and $2/pants, sweaters, and dresses.


ITEMS ACCEPTED:
All items should be clean, gently used, in good wearable condition (i.e., no rips, tears, holes, or stains) and meet Jessup Elementary uniform guidelines.
• Shirts (light blue, navy blue, white, or black long or short-sleeved polo style with two or three buttons at the neck).

• Other tops (pullover or cardigan sweaters, or non-hooded, solid-color sweatshirts - light blue, navy blue, white, or black).

• Pants (navy blue, black, or khaki full-length approved uniform pants).

• Skirts/Shorts (navy blue, black, or khaki; must be longer than fingertips when standing at attention).


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
Volunteers will be needed. Credits for the sale could be earned for people who volunteer.  
 
Please contact Ina Miller (Event Coordinator) at jessuppta@gmail.com with any questions or comments.

 

 

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Jun
1
to Aug 5

Summer Reading Competition

Calling all Jaguars!

It's almost summer and that means the library summer reading programs are here. Keep up your reading level, have new adventures and win prizes. How?

Register for and complete Anne Arundel, Howard County or any county library reading program. Turn in proof of completion to your teacher in September and win!

  • Be featured on the school announcements
  • A small prize from the PTA
  • Entry for a drawing for your grade to win a bigger prize

The programs are FREE and have their own prizes you can earn just by reading and completing activities! Visit your local library for prizes and sign-up details. See you in September!

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May
12
9:00am 9:00am

Career Day

On May 12, 2017, Career Day, Bernadette Gesser, a local author, will be at Jessup Elementary School to read her new children’s book, Bob the Big Bad Bluefish, to your child’s class.

Personally autographed copies are available for purchase prior to the event. Look for the order in your child's daily packets or download it here.

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Apr
23
8:30am 8:30am

Uniform Exchange

Exchange gently used, outgrown uniforms for a size that your child(ren) can use through the Jessup Uniform Exchange. Earn one credit for each uniform item that can be used to obtain uniform pieces donated by other families; exchanges will be one for one. Uniforms can also be purchased at a small cost for those who do not have any outgrown items to exchange.

All items should be clean, gently used, in good wearable condition (i.e., no rips, tears, holes, or stains) and meet Jessup Elementary uniform guidelines.

* Shirts (light blue, navy blue, white, or black long or short-sleeved polo style with two or three buttons at the neck).

* Other tops (pullover or cardigan sweaters, or non-hooded, solid-color sweatshirts - light blue, navy blue, white, or black).

* Pants (navy blue, black, or khaki full-length approved uniform pants).

* Skirts/Shorts (navy blue, black, or khaki; must be longer than fingertips when standing at attention).

Process:

* Parents can drop off the clothing anytime on April 23, from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

* Clothing will be inspected by volunteers to ensure that it meets uniform guidelines, and that it is in satisfactory condition. A voucher will be issued for each item contributed that families can use to shop at the uniform exchange. Families will receive one credit for every piece of clothing. All items will sell for one credit.

* Families will be asked to bring their clean, gently used items in good, wearable condition (i.e., no rips, tears, holes, or stains); if tags have been removed, the parents should somehow label the size (e.g., masking tape)

* Items will be sorted by gender and size. Families may select the items they’d like to purchase, bring them to the check-out area where they will be allowed to pay with credits earned through uniform donations or pay cash — $1/shirts, skirts, and shorts and $2/pants, sweaters, and dresses.

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Apr
21
6:00pm 6:00pm

Family Fitness Night

Bring the whole family for an evening of fun fitness activities! Wear comfortable or workout clothes and tennis shoes.

Here are some of the fun activities for children and parents:

* Try a karate class

* Sample healthy snacks and drinks

* Help kids learn about healthier nutrition

* Check out some of Anne Arundel’s fitness options

* Raffle Prizes

* Get moving! HAVE FUN!!!

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Mar
13
to Mar 17

Spring Book Fair

Our Spring Book Fair is just around the corner, and we hope you will have a chance to come out and join us!  It is a great event that promotes literacy skills and money managing skills in our children. 

We are in need of volunteers to make this event as successful as possible. Please sign up to help assist students in choosing and purchasing books.

Sign up for Spring Bookfair:  http://signup.com/go/koBw4C

or contact Ina at jessuppta@gmail.com

 

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Mar
10
5:45pm 5:45pm

Family Skate Night

On Friday, March 10, 2017, the PTA is having another Family Roller Skate Event at Wheels Skating Center in Odenton.

Last time, everybody had a great time, and we are looking forward to another fun night!

For questions, please contact Ina at jessuppta@gmail.com.

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Feb
27
5:00pm 5:00pm

IHOP Spirit Night

Come out and support our school! 

Enjoy a great children's menu, participate in the raffle to win a gift card to IHOP, and have a fun night.

The school will receive 15% of the net proceeds, that will help us purchase a color copier/printer for our school. 

For questions, please contact Dana at ddherbert@maxinter.net.

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Feb
26
1:30pm 1:30pm

FREE Art Class for All Members

Take a Break with a Free Art Class

Come enjoy an art class for parents or chat while your kids attend an art class with Jessup Elementary Art Teacher, Ms. Meusel, in the art room. Parents will be in the cafeteria, creating their own painting. 

  • Artist will guide both groups to create an art piece.
  • Materials provided.
  • Light refreshments served. 

Please RSVP to jessuppta@gmail.com.

 

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Feb
10
6:00pm 6:00pm

Family Dance Night

The Jessup Elementary Family Dance Night will be held on Friday, February 10, 2017!

Jessup PTA is inviting all Jessup Elementary School Families to our Annual Dance Night. Join up for a night of good music, refreshments, and a family outing for everyone.

A professional photographer will be on-hand to take family pictures (a free 5x7 photo family is included in your admission; additional photos will be available for an additional $2.00)

Semi-Formal Attire is recommended. Dads and boys, get out your suits and ties, and Moms and girls, get out your prettiest dresses!!

$5 per family with PTA membership

$8 per family without PTA membership

$10 per family (buys PTA membership & family dance entrance)

Flyers will be sent out soon!!

We are looking for volunteers to help make this dance the best one yet. Please contact jessuppta@gmail.com or inamiller8@gmail.com if you want to volunteer.

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Jan
30
5:00pm 5:00pm

Pizza Hut Spirit Night

Our next Spirit Night is going to be held at Pizza Hut on Annapolis Road, in Severn. Don't miss out on a fun night, including a raffle and free Pizza Hut coupons for the first 100 Jessup students!!

Come out and have a delicious dinner, while supporting your school. 20% of all proceeds will go to Jessup PTA and ultimately help the school purchase the much needed color printer/copy machine.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

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Jan
27
8:00am 8:00am

Books & Bagels

Please join us for bagels and coffee in the gym of the school. This is a great time to meet other Jessup parents, staff, and teachers. You will also have a chance to visit your child's classroom!

Schedule of Events:

8 - 8:20 a.m.: Reading books and bagels for parents and students

8:20 a.m.: Students/teachers return to classrooms

8:45 a.m.: "Gift of Reading" presentation by Pat Schoults, Reading Teacher, and Sarah Kellett, Media Specialist

9 - 11 a.m.: Classroom Visit

Bagels will be available until 10 a.m. outside the gym.

Students - Bring a book to read/read aloud.

 

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Dec
15
6:00pm 6:00pm

STEM Night

What do bees and robots have in common? Join us at Jessup Elementary STEM night at the school library and find out!

The STEM teachers and Media teacher, together with the PTA, are planning a night with lots of great activities like computer coding. Kids can discover a new interest or learn how robots work through hands-on experience.

Come and share STEM night as a family. Take part in another enriching activity brought to you by Jessup Elementary and our PTA.

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Dec
12
to Dec 16

Penguin Patch Holiday Shop

Penguin Patch Holiday Shop is a fun way for students to shop for family members and experience the spirit of giving while learning to earn, budget, and save. Parent Volunteers will assist children while shopping.

We offer over 100 different gifts that can be purchased for as little as $.25 and up to $10.00 each. The gift items are “kid-tested and mom approved”. This is sure to be one of the most exciting events that your child will participate in this year!

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Dec
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

PTA Meeting

Please join Jessup families, the principal, and teachers and come to our next PTA meeting on Tuesday, December 6, from 6:00 - 7:30pm, in the school cafeteria.

There will be a free dinner for all, door prizes, and a guest speaker, Peter Smith, Anne Arundel County Council Member, who will give an update on the new school building. As always, we will share other important information that evening on upcoming events, programs, and school related topics.

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