Field Day is Friday, May 23, 9 to 2:45 p.m. Volunteers are needed for two shifts. The first shift is 9-11:30 a.m. The second shift is 1:15-2:45 p.m. Volunteers will be assisting students in games. The link for i-volunteer is http://pta.ivolunteer.com/jrfieldday_2014. Rain date is Friday, May 30.

Pre-order your back-to school-kit now. Paper fliers went home in backpacks and must be received back by Wednesday, May 28. Online ordering is open until June 14 at www.harcourtoutlines.com/btsp.cfm. The JR school code is jresbtsp2014. Remember to choose the grade your child will be entering in the fall.

The student council is having a sports theme day on Thursday, May 29 to benefit Children’s Day activities at Laura’s center, part of Iris Ministries which rescues and cares for children in Maputo, Mozambique.

The optional donation is $1. Laura Anderson has been living and working with boys, ages 4-8 in Maputo. To learn more about the boys she helps and her ministries there, check out http://www.clearlyliving.blogspot.com/.

The last school store will be on Thursday, June 5.