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Jenks 2017 annual cleanup day! Thank you!!!

Thanks to all the families and neighbors who came out on April 8 to help clean up Jenks and keep it lovely for all of us!
Did we need an excuse to visit the Trolley Car?

Did we need an excuse to visit the Trolley Car?

Jenks Coupon January 23-29, 2017

Traffic note for 11/23

Starting mid-day on Wednesday 11/23, traffic is expected to be affected by construction vehicles on Ardleigh during pick-up. Please avoid using Ardleigh by Jenks when picking up your child. Thank you for understanding.
Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thank you to our Home and School Association, parent volunteers, teachers and staff for another wonderful thanksgiving feast, despite a few venue glitches.  Have a great Thanksgiving break everyone.
Jenks Community Garden afterschool club

Jenks Community Garden afterschool club

Join other green thumbs at the Jenks Community Garden afterschool club! Every Wednesday, 3:15-4:15 pm, from September 21st-November 16th, 2016 Please return the form below by Tuesday, September 20th If any questions contact: info@friendsofjsjenks.org download the form below at this link: Afterschool Garden Club sign-up form fall 2016

Bulb sale! Order by April 11

Plant some flowers and bulbs now and watch them sprout in the spring and summer to beautify your home and neighborhood! Some blooms last through fall. See pictures at http://www.dutchmillbulbs.com/FundraisingProgram/SpringBulbs.aspx 50% of each sale goes to support Jenks. Orders must be in by Monday April 11. Thank you!   You can pay by one of...
Trolley Car Helping Hands Week Fundraiser April 4-16, 2016

Trolley Car Helping Hands Week Fundraiser April 4-16, 2016

You are invited to a Helping Hands Week Fundraiser for Home School Association: Jenks Academy of the Arts and Sciences at the Trolley Car Diner and the Trolley Car Cafe. Please present the coupon below (click on the link) to the cashier and the Trolley Car Diner or the Trolley Car Café will donate 20%...
Get excited for 2016 Astronomy Night (4/22), Discovery Day and Fun Fest (4/23)!

Get excited for 2016 Astronomy Night (4/22), Discovery Day and Fun Fest (4/23)!

Our 3rd collaboration with the Franklin Institute! Join us for fun, community, amazing science, and great friends. April 22 – Astronomy Night at Jenks with the Franklin Institute, 7:30-10:30 pm April 23 – Discovery Day and Fun Fest, 11:00 am-3:00 pm    
Spring Open Houses Announced! March and May 2016

Spring Open Houses Announced! March and May 2016

Please join other prospective families at these upcoming Open Houses at J.S. Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences. Meet the principal and other staff, and tour the school. March 4th, 2016, 9:00 am – 11:00 am May 12th, 2016, 9:00 am – 11:00 am (tentative) Find out about Jenks as a school option for...
Chestnut Hill Holiday Happenings, 2015

Chestnut Hill Holiday Happenings, 2015

Come out on the hill for a couple of great Holiday events coming up: Chestnut Hill Community Holiday Parade, Saturday, December 12, 2015, from 9:00 am-10:00 am Stag and Doe Night with music from the J.S. Jenks Middle School Choir, Wednesday, December 9, 6:30 pm
Garden and Playground Clean-up this Sunday, November 15

Garden and Playground Clean-up this Sunday, November 15

We’ll get started at 9:30 am, planting bulbs and cleaning-up the playground and garden areas. Meet on the playground and please bring gloves if possible.
Thanksgiving Feast: Friday, November 20, 2015

Thanksgiving Feast: Friday, November 20, 2015

The Jenks School is celebrating Thanksgiving in a big way! In the spirit of the season, we will hold our traditional Thanksgiving Feast. Throughout our regularly scheduled lunch periods, our students will celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday a week early with our Jenks School family. We are asking families to provide COOKED trimmings. We will also...