JTMS Musical Theater - The Lion King, Jr.
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
5/15/2018-6/29/2018

Special Education Community Advisory Committee meeting
The Special Education Community Advisory Committee has their final business meeting of the year and a parent workshop on Dyslexia 101 and How to support your child at home coming up next week.  The meeting and workshop are scheduled for Thursday, May 10th from 6pm-8pm . This will be held at the IUSD District Office in the Board Room.   All IUSD Parents are welcome to attend. Have a wonderful day. Taryn Dreifus Administrative Assistant II- Special Education Irvine Unified School District ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
5/3/2018-6/17/2018

Suicide Prevention Program at Portola High
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
3/22/2018-7/5/2018

Focus on Mental Health (Advocacy Forum) March 9
Fourth District PTA Advocacy Forum: Focus on Mental Health. Presented by Lynne Pedersen.   ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
3/8/2018-6/22/2018

J.E.T. Setters Program Has Received a Grant
JTMS has received a grant award as part of IPSF’s 2018 Innovative Grants Program. The grant recipients were recognized Monday (Feb.26.) evening at a special reception in their honor. Our school received the following grant: Jeffrey Trail Middle School - J.E.T.setters Program (JET = Joining Everything Together)    -     $2,300.00            Michelle Trapp* & Julianne Jong               Program designed to cultivate and maintain a school culture where all students and families feel welcome and connected to the school and the community. IPSF grants are funded through corporate sponsors and the Parents Appreciating ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
3/2/2018-6/16/2018

California State PTA Guidance on Student Walk Outs and Marches
Please click on the following link to read the whole article:   http://bit.ly/2CTr0J6  . ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
3/2/2018-6/16/2018

Irvine High Multicultural Spring Festival - Feb. 9.
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
2/1/2018-6/15/2018

Advocacy Forum on Friday, Nov. 3rd
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
10/26/2017-11/9/2018

Harvest Cup Results
We have some wonderful news today: Jeffrey Trail Girls won the IPSF Harvest Cup!  Congratulations girls! Photos by Julie Guntrip ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
10/22/2017-11/5/2018

No Cost First Aid and CPR Class
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
10/18/2017-11/1/2018

Parent Seminar Series 2017-2018
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
10/18/2017-11/1/2018

MEDIA RELEASE: California State PTA Statement on DACA
California State PTA’s Statement Concerning the Rescindment of DACA SACRAMENTO  – In the light of recent changes to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), California State PTA calls on the United States Congress to seize the opportunity to craft bipartisan, comprehensive immigration reform that will protect all children and ensure their education, health and safety without regard to immigration status. As the oldest and largest child-advocacy association in the state, California State PTA believes all children, regardless of their immigration status, have the right to a quality public education, adequate food and shelter and basic health services. National PTA ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
9/8/2017-9/22/2018

How to Earn Money for your School by Shopping at Ralph's
If Ralph's is one of your grocery stores you shop at, you could be supporting JTMS PTSA, and therefore Jeffrey Trail Middle School, with your purchases. When you link your Ralph's card to our school, every purchase you make at the store will earn a percentage for the school. You will NOT pay any extra for your purchase, the money we earn is a gift from Ralph's. There is a one time procedure you need to complete (at the beginning of each school year) in order to link your card to JTMS. After the linking, all you need to do is use your ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
8/4/2017-6/30/2018

Reflections Art Competition 2017-18
“Within Reach”  Due date: Friday, October 13 That’s the theme for the 2017-2018 Reflections Art Program which has been bringing the arts to life for more than 10 million students since 1969. California State PTA and its members, families and kids are on the forefront of this amaz ing program, which increases community awareness of the importance of arts in education. Reflections encourages students of all ages to: Unleash creative talents and be inspired Express themselves imaginatively in their artwork Experience the fun and joy of making art Tap into critical-thinking skills to create art inspired by the annual theme Receive ... read full article
Author:
Gizella Nyquist 
Show from:
7/26/2017-5/31/2018
JTMS Musical Theater - The Lion King, Jr.Gizella Nyquist5/15/20186/29/2018
JTMS Musical Theater - The Lion King, Jr.
... read full article
Special Education Community Advisory Committee meetingGizella Nyquist5/3/20186/17/2018
Special Education Community Advisory Committee meeting
The Special Education Community Advisory Committee has their final business meeting of the year and a parent workshop on Dyslexia 101 and How to support your child at home coming up next week.  The meeting and workshop are scheduled for Thursday, May 10th from 6pm-8pm . This will be held at the IUSD District Office in the Board Room.   All IUSD Parents are welcome to attend. Have a wonderful day. Taryn Dreifus Administrative Assistant II- Special Education Irvine Unified School District ... read full article
Suicide Prevention Program at Portola HighGizella Nyquist3/22/20187/5/2018
Suicide Prevention Program at Portola High
... read full article
Focus on Mental Health (Advocacy Forum) March 9Gizella Nyquist3/8/20186/22/2018
Focus on Mental Health (Advocacy Forum) March 9
Fourth District PTA Advocacy Forum: Focus on Mental Health. Presented by Lynne Pedersen.   ... read full article
J.E.T. Setters Program Has Received a GrantGizella Nyquist3/2/20186/16/2018
J.E.T. Setters Program Has Received a Grant
JTMS has received a grant award as part of IPSF’s 2018 Innovative Grants Program. The grant recipients were recognized Monday (Feb.26.) evening at a special reception in their honor. Our school received the following grant: Jeffrey Trail Middle School - J.E.T.setters Program (JET = Joining Everything Together)    -     $2,300.00            Michelle Trapp* & Julianne Jong               Program designed to cultivate and maintain a school culture where all students and families feel welcome and connected to the school and the community. IPSF grants are funded through corporate sponsors and the Parents Appreciating ... read full article
California State PTA Guidance on Student Walk Outs and MarchesGizella Nyquist3/2/20186/16/2018
California State PTA Guidance on Student Walk Outs and Marches
Please click on the following link to read the whole article:   http://bit.ly/2CTr0J6  . ... read full article
Irvine High Multicultural Spring Festival - Feb. 9.Gizella Nyquist2/1/20186/15/2018
Irvine High Multicultural Spring Festival - Feb. 9.
... read full article
Advocacy Forum on Friday, Nov. 3rdGizella Nyquist10/26/201711/9/2018
Advocacy Forum on Friday, Nov. 3rd
... read full article
Harvest Cup ResultsGizella Nyquist10/22/201711/5/2018
Harvest Cup Results
We have some wonderful news today: Jeffrey Trail Girls won the IPSF Harvest Cup!  Congratulations girls! Photos by Julie Guntrip ... read full article
No Cost First Aid and CPR ClassGizella Nyquist10/18/201711/1/2018
No Cost First Aid and CPR Class
... read full article
Parent Seminar Series 2017-2018Gizella Nyquist10/18/201711/1/2018
Parent Seminar Series 2017-2018
... read full article
MEDIA RELEASE: California State PTA Statement on DACAGizella Nyquist9/8/20179/22/2018
MEDIA RELEASE: California State PTA Statement on DACA
California State PTA’s Statement Concerning the Rescindment of DACA SACRAMENTO  – In the light of recent changes to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), California State PTA calls on the United States Congress to seize the opportunity to craft bipartisan, comprehensive immigration reform that will protect all children and ensure their education, health and safety without regard to immigration status. As the oldest and largest child-advocacy association in the state, California State PTA believes all children, regardless of their immigration status, have the right to a quality public education, adequate food and shelter and basic health services. National PTA ... read full article
"Screenagers" documentary is showing in Irvine on Sept. 17Gizella Nyquist8/18/20179/30/2017
"Screenagers" documentary is showing in Irvine on Sept. 17
Amy Carney is coming to Irvine to show the documentary Screenagers on Sunday, Sept. 17 . Technology is such a HUGE topic of contention for parents today and the documentary does such a great job of educating and empowering families. Here is the event information:  https://impactflow.com/event/presented-by-the-journey-christian-church-3989  . Tickets are $10 and parents and kids are encouraged to attend together!  Author Richard Watts will also be in attendance to talk about his book Entitlemania   http://www.entitlemania.com  and give advice to parents on how we can un-entitle our kids when it comes to technology! They will have his book on hand for sale as ... read full article
How to Earn Money for your School by Shopping at Ralph'sGizella Nyquist8/4/20176/30/2018
How to Earn Money for your School by Shopping at Ralph's
If Ralph's is one of your grocery stores you shop at, you could be supporting JTMS PTSA, and therefore Jeffrey Trail Middle School, with your purchases. When you link your Ralph's card to our school, every purchase you make at the store will earn a percentage for the school. You will NOT pay any extra for your purchase, the money we earn is a gift from Ralph's. There is a one time procedure you need to complete (at the beginning of each school year) in order to link your card to JTMS. After the linking, all you need to do is use your ... read full article
Reflections Art Competition 2017-18Gizella Nyquist7/26/20175/31/2018
Reflections Art Competition 2017-18
“Within Reach”  Due date: Friday, October 13 That’s the theme for the 2017-2018 Reflections Art Program which has been bringing the arts to life for more than 10 million students since 1969. California State PTA and its members, families and kids are on the forefront of this amaz ing program, which increases community awareness of the importance of arts in education. Reflections encourages students of all ages to: Unleash creative talents and be inspired Express themselves imaginatively in their artwork Experience the fun and joy of making art Tap into critical-thinking skills to create art inspired by the annual theme Receive ... read full article