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Open House

Thursday, 4/26 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.
A pizza dinner supporting sixth grade environmental program will be available in the gym.
The Scholastic Book Fair will take place in the library.

Scholastic Book Fair Coming Soon!

Scholastic Book Fair Dates
April 23 - 27 (week after Spring break)
Monday 2:15 - 4:00
Tuesday 2:15 - 4:00
Wednesday 2:15 - 4:00
Thursday 2:15 - 7:00 (open during Open House)
Friday 2:15 - 3:00

Self Defense Training Opportunity

A full weekend self defense training for middle and high school girls with Carrie Slack from College fo the Redwoods is available.
Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, 10:00 am-5:00 pm
at The Sanctuary, 1301 J Street, Arcata
Sliding scale $15-$45, no one turned away for lack of funds

See attached link for more details.

After School Enrichment

Enrollment for Session three of the JCS ASE program has started.

The forms will be available on the JCS web site. 

Classes start after Spring Break. Study Hall starts on April 2 and is open for all students in 4th-8th grades.

Forms for enrollment are also available in the JCS office.

School Play

The all-school play, Seussical, will be performed this Friday and Saturday, March 30 & 31, at 6:00 P.M. in the library. We hope to see you there!

Science Fair / History Day Evening Program

The Science/History Evening Program will be held on Tuesday, February 13th, from 7-8pm in the gym. Please come and check out the nearly 120 6th-8th grade Science Fair projects as well as History Day projects by 5th and 8th graders on display in the gym. These students have done some excellent work and are ready to share their research with you. Prepare to be impressed!
     This year attendance for those with projects will be heavily encouraged, but not required as has been in other years. There will be extra credit given for those who do attend. Students are requested to be present at their projects from 7:15-7:45 to answer questions and discuss their work with adults and other visitors in attendance.

JCCEF Auction

Our annual Dinner, Auction, and Dance is Saturday March 17, 2018 at the Arcata Community Center.  Join us on St. Patrick's Day for Dinner catered by Sammy's BBQ and Dancing to Eyes Anonymous!

Tickets will go on sale starting next Monday, February 5thThere is still time if you want to be a business sponsor. Contact Heidi Walsh ( for more information about becoming a business sponsor. Please consider donating to the class baskets, items for the live and silent auctions, wine. You can also donate your time to help us make the auction successful. Without you we cannot make JCS great. GO PANTHERS!!! 

Ticket order form available here.