"In the Know" Weekly Newsletter - The International School

Upcoming Events - 11/26

Now: new TIS logo gear now on sale for the holidays! New animals, beanies, collapsible & golf umbrellas,  TIS coffee mugs! In Stearns Hall & at intlschool.org/spirit. While supplies last ...

Week of Nov 26: WEEK 1. School pictures should be available by the end of this week.

Mon Nov 26: Last day to sign up for Speech, Language and hearing screening. Click here to sign up AND bring this form AND payment to any receptionist by 5pm Tuesday 11/27. Sorry, without payment by Tuesday we cannot screen your child.

Wed Nov 28: Scholastic Book orders due- details at intlschool.org/scholastic

Fri Nov 30

  • Speech, Language and Hearing screening
  • 7:30-8:30: Get great holiday gifts and support TIS by buying cards to your favorite shops & supermarkets
  • 8:20am Friday walking group - meet outside Stearns Hall

Wed Dec 5:  6:30pm Parent Network Meeting- hear from TIS grads about their middle schools. Reserve childcare at intlschool.org/childcare. TIS Gym.

Fri Dec 7: Winter Festival at the Gerding Theater, 128 NW 11th Ave, 97209. Parents, grandparents & special friends invited! Shows will be livestreamed at justin.tv/intlschool. Use the all-parent password (at the top of ITK in red). Professionally recorded DVDs (not from the livestream) will be available for sale. Visit the TIS Spirit Store in the lobby for holiday gifts.

  • 9-10am: PK and LK with guest performances by a few older classes (TBD). Travel as for a field trip. If you are going straight to the theater, please tell your teacher. There is school after the performance.
  • 11:30am-12:30pm: K-1st with guest performances by a few older classes (TBD). There is school before & after the performance. Travel as for a field trip.
  • 3:00-4:30pm: 2nd-5th. Regular school day before the performance. Travel to the theater as for a field trip. Pick up & check out with the teacher at the theater, or the teacher will bring your child back to school.

Sat Dec 8 at sundown: Chanukkah starts

See the holidays & the rest of the TIS calendar at intlschool.org/calendar.