Archived Announcements from August-October

Week of 10/22/18
  • Please consider registering for the Pier to Pier walk taking place this Sunday, October 28. To register, go to and click on our school’s team. (See the eblast sent out today by Mr. Winckler for more information.)
  • We currently have 17 students who have registered for the Jog-a-thon. If you haven't registered yet, click here for the Sponsorship Form. You can also make your sponsorship donation on the Jog-a-thon website via PayPal and indicate this on the Sponsorship Form. Also, don't forget to register your child at Click here for further registration instructions.
  • If you haven't sent in an Earthquake Kit yet, please do. A description of what is required can be found on the PTA webpage under the "programs" menu (Please note that it is too late to order from More Prepared.).
  • Please remember that our Camp Pali Information Night will be held Tuesday, October 23 at 5:30 in the Jefferson Cafeteria.
  • Please join our PTA.
  • Our Fall Conferences will take place December 3-11. There are still a few families that haven't selected a spot.  Please be sure to sign up using this link.
  • Please join our PTA.
  • Picture Day is Tuesday, October 16
Please read the following information that was provided by our band teachers.


Hello 5th grade parents/guardians,

RBUSD offers a fantastic opportunity for 5th grade students to learn how to play a band instrument.  The Band teachers are Mrs. Yvonne Zoetewey and Mr. Eric Buchen.  We are excited to invite you to sign your child up for this wonderful program.  The sign-up and other important information can be found on our Jefferson band page:


Simply fill out the Band Sign-up Google form.  Band instruction at Jefferson will be on Mondays and Thursdays. We will begin preliminary instruction next Thursday, September 13th for all interested students.   Please do not bring books and instruments to school at this time.   We will inform you when to bring them to school.


Please direct your questions to and/or

Hello, Room 7 Families!
We had a great first week of school! Your children are amazing, and I'm so glad we get to spend the year together!  Thank you to everyone who has been able to complete and return the yellow "Student Profile" packets. Additional thanks go out to those who have already joined our P.T.A.! I will update our class website on a regular basis, so please "Subscribe" in the upper right corner to receive daily updates and notifications.
Here are a few reminders and requests:
Our "Room 7 Back to School Night" is taking place tomorrow (Wednesday, September 5) from 6PM-7PM in Room 7. I hope you are able to attend. (This is a "parent only" night.)
I am compiling our family communication list. Please complete the following form to submit your family's contact information.  I will use this information to send class emails, progress updates, etc. You will be able to "opt in or out" of a class contact list that will be distributed to the families of Room 7.
We'd love for you to volunteer in class or become a Beach Cities Health District docent. Please complete the following form if your schedule allows for you to volunteer in any way.
Our Fall Conferences will take place December 3-11. Please be sure to sign up using this link.