Jackson Davis PTA

a website for the Jackson Davis Elementary School community

Jackson Davis PTA - a website for the Jackson Davis Elementary School community

Join us for International Night, Friday, February 20th, 6-8pm!

Join us Friday, February 20th from 6-8pm for International Night!  This fun family event features JDES family hosting booths with music, food samples, traditional clothing, and much more from. Last year, the night showcased 13 different countries.

Sign up NOW to host a booth representing your family’s country of origin or just a country of interest. Please email Susan Harrison at susaharrison02@gmail.com by Friday, January 23rd. Tell Susan what country you’ll represent, volunteer name(s), a contact phone number and your student’s name, teacher and grade.

We hope to see you there!

Order the JDES 2014-2015 Yearbook Today!

Time is running out to place your yearbook order. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to have a life-long reminder of your student’s elementary experience. All the students love seeing themselves and their friends in the book and reminiscing on the year gone by.

The yearbook only costs $22! And, you can get your student’s name printed on the cover for an additional $5.

Two Easy Ways to Order:

  1. Go to Balfour.com and type “Jackson Davis” in the Search, and then select Jackson Davis Elementary, Richmond, VA from the list. Click the Yearbook icon and then select from the available options. You can pay by credit or debit card.
  2. Send in cash or a check for $22.00, payable to “JDES PTA”. With the payment, include a note stating: Your Student’s Name, Grade, and Teacher’s Name.

If you want your student’s name printed on the cover, send an additional $5 and be sure to print your student’s name clearly on the note you send in. There is a 25-character maximum for name printing.

Questions? Contact:  Stephanie Eaken, 804-282-3389 or Karen Hargrove, 804-659-9124.

Photos Needed

Send us your pictures from school and classroom events! The yearbook staff needs your pics to make the yearbook a great representation of the 2014-2015 school year. The more pictures we get, the better the yearbook.

Go to images.balfour.com and enter project number 51772 and password: davis. Enter your contact information, upload your pics, add captions and click upload!

Questions? Contact Stephanie Eaken at 804-282-3389 or Karen Hargrove at 804-658-9124.

Your Email Address Counts!

Want to help out at JDES but don’t know how? Share your email address with us and we’ll be sure to send you information about volunteer opportunities and ways to give back to our school.

There are close to 600 students at JDES, but we only know of 200 email addresses. To be informed, email Kelly Walden (kpope_walden@live.com). She’ll record your email address and give you greater access to what’s going on at JDES. Be sure to also provide your email address to your room parents.

Events and News

  • January 14 - Dolphin Night Out at California Pizza Kitchen
  • January 20 – JDES PTA board meeting
  • January 26 - Dolphin Night Out at Chuck E. Cheese’s (5-8pm)
  • January 30 - BINGO Night
  • February 11 – Dolphin Night Out at McDonald’s
  • February 16 – Dolphin Night Out at Chuck E. Cheese’s (5-8pm)
  • February 20 – International Night
  • March 9 – 13 – Spring Book Fair
  • March 12 – Art Night and Book Fair
  • April 24 – Spring Carnival
  • June 12 – Last Day of School