Parent Update , 14 September 2018
Posted 14-09-2018 08:43AM

Dear Pretoria Campus Parents,

Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held for all Pretoria campus students on Wednesday, October 3 and Thursday October 4. Teachers will share information with you about your child’s academic, social and emotional growth.  Elementary conferences are for parents only. Middle school students are strongly encouraged to attend the conferences with their parents.

A more detailed letter will be emailed to you separately with directions on how to sign up for your child’s conferences. For now please take note that the sign up dates begin next week and are as follows:

Date

Action

17-18 September

 

 

Parents with multiple children in the ES can call the Pretoria Office to sign up for conference times. This is to ensure conference times are back to back.

Petro Proudfoot 087-803-0453 / 083-628-5262 or Alta Kruger 087-803-0455

19 September

Online sign-ups begin. All ES parents should follow the instructions to sign up for their child’s conference online.

27 September

Online sign-ups close.

This week:

 

 

Monday, September 17, 8:00 AM: Room Parent Meeting in the Parent Room

 

Friday, September 21: Peace and Heritage Day Celebration and early dismissal

 

Looking ahead:

 There is no school is on Monday, September 24.

 

Friday, September 28, 1:45-2:45 PM: Parents’ Workshop: Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) for students in grades 3-8. This workshop will help you better understand your child’s MAP scores.

 

We are pleased to announce our Service Learning Action Day will take place on Saturday, September 29th from 8:00 - 11:30 AM. Students from grades 2 and 5 and Middle Schoolers  are invited to attend. Middle School students will be leading activities or participating in sport. Students will be working in service learning activities such as the community garden, creating videos about our partners, creating items out of recycled materials, and  playing South African indigenous games. Our coaches and middle school students will offer soccer and basketball skills development and games.  

October 12, 2018: AISJ will be celebrating the international diversity within our community at the International Day hosted on the Johannesburg campus.  The event includes the Parade of Nations where each student walks with the nation that they have chosen to represent and is followed by what could be the best food event of the year!  Students and parents are all invited to attend and wear something that represents their chosen country.  This school day is an early release day: 1:30 PM.  We will be transporting all AISJ Pretoria students to the JHB campus that morning and require parent permission to transport each student.  There will be no classes held on the Pretoria campus on this day.  Please complete the form below and submit by the 25th of September.  One form per student and please be sure to mark October 12th, International Day on your calendar!

International Day Permission Form

 

From our Pretoria PA:


Thank you to those who attended the meeting on Wednesday. The minutes of the September meeting will be posted next week.

See you tonight at Movie Night. Please be reminded there is no alcohol. 

 

Sincerely,

Dr. Amy Parish

Pretoria Campus Principal

 

Together we dare to imagine, inspire to succeed and courageously make a difference.


Together we dare to imagine, inspire to succeed and courageously make a difference.


Together we dare to imagine, inspire to succeed and courageously make a difference.

Together we dare to imagine, inspire to succeed and courageously make a difference.


Together we dare to imagine, inspire to succeed and courageously make a difference.


Together we dare to imagine, inspire to succeed and courageously make a difference.


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