Prospective Parents

Kindergarten Tea November 10th 2016 7:30PM

K-Teas are informal meetings for parents interested in learning more about J.S. Jenks, Chestnut Hill’s public school for grades K-8. They are hosted at the home of a current Jenks parent and offer the opportunity to meet with other current and prospective parents to discuss J.S. Jenks as a school option for your child. Whether you...
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...

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Only 10 Days until Harry Potter Day and Firebolt 5K!

Only 10 Days until Harry Potter Day and Firebolt 5K!

Countdown!!!!! Learn more about this amazing day of fun on the hill and on school grounds, transformed into the Jenks Academy of Witchcraft and Wizardry! We still need volunteers but we also need everyone to come out and have an amazing time! And if you haven’t signed up for the Firebolt 5k or the Nimbus walk, it’s...
Jenks Kindergarten Tea for Prospective Parents, 10/14 and 12/10

Jenks Kindergarten Tea for Prospective Parents, 10/14 and 12/10

Please join us for our next Kindergarten Teas! (RSVP appreciated) October 14th, 2015, at 7:30 pm December 10th, 2015, at 7:30 pm K-Teas are informal meetings for parents interested in learning more about J.S. Jenks, Chestnut Hill’s public school for grades K-8. They are hosted at the home of a current Jenks parent and offer...
Open Houses announced! October 22nd and November 6, 2015

Open Houses announced! October 22nd and November 6, 2015

    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.   October 22nd, 2015, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm November 6th, 2015, 9:00 am – 10:30 am Find out about Jenks as a school...
What is the School Redesign Initiative?

What is the School Redesign Initiative?

Program Highlights: IGNITE, Shared Classrooms, JAM and STEM Tracks To encourage students to seek to learn out of passion not requirement. They will be self-driven to discover, have a hunger to explore, and a confidence to take risks.

Friends of the Children’s Park seeks volunteers!

Two events coming up related to the “Children’s Park” at Jenks: Learn about the park and volunteering efforts to keep it an amazing resource for the entire neighborhood Wine and cheese social Wednesday, April 1, from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm Bombay Room of the Chestnut Hill Hotel Spring Cleanup Saturday, April 25, from 8:00 am-11:00 am...
Open Houses: March 4 and May 13, 2015!

Open Houses: March 4 and May 13, 2015!

Please join other prospective families at these upcoming Open Houses for Prospective Families. Meet the principal and other staff, and tour the school. March 4th, 2015, 9:00 am-10:30 am May 13th, 2015, 4:00-5:30 pm Find out about Jenks as a school option for your child. For more information e-mail potentialjenksparents@gmail.com.
Jenks Kindergarten Tea for Prospective Parents, 2/17 and 4/13

Jenks Kindergarten Tea for Prospective Parents, 2/17 and 4/13

Meet current parents and other prospective parents for conversation about the school. Please join us for our next Kindergarten Teas! (RSVP appreciated) February 17th, 2015, 7:30 pm April 13th, 2015, 7:30 pm K-Teas are informal meetings for parents interested in learning more about J.S. Jenks, Chestnut Hill’s public school for grades K-8. They are hosted...
2014 Harvest Festival and Open House! 10/23

2014 Harvest Festival and Open House! 10/23

We were so busy with the amazing Harry Potter Festival (update to come) that the Harvest Festival totally sneaked up on me! The Harvest Festival will be on Thursday, October 23, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm. Crafts, snacks, and treats will be served. See the flyer for the grade potluck snack breakdown. It is always...
Jenks Kindergarten Tea for Prospective Parents, November 18, 2014

Jenks Kindergarten Tea for Prospective Parents, November 18, 2014

Meet current parents and other prospective parents for conversation about the school. Please join us for our fall Kindergarten Tea, coming up! Tuesday, November 18th, 7:30 PM (RSVP appreciated) K-Teas are informal meetings for parents interested in learning more about J.S. Jenks, Chestnut Hill’s public school for grades K-8. They are hosted at the home...