"In the Know" Weekly Newsletter - The International School

Upcoming Events - 02/19

Week of Feb 19: WEEK 1.
Month of February learner profile attribute: Communicator  

Wed Feb 20: Street closures (click for details):

  • Shuttle buses will replace Streetcars between Portland State & South Waterfront.
  • SW Harrison CLOSED bet. Naito Pkwy & Harbor Dr 
  • SW River Pkwy CLOSED bet. Harbor Dr & River Dr 

Thurs Feb 21, 6:30-8pm: Parent Network Night "Making a Difference in How Kids Treat Each Other” (AKA - preventing bullying). Click here for details. Reserve childcare at intlschool.org/childcare.

Fri Feb 22: Sakura Matsuri Festival, 10am at University Place Hotel, 310 SW Lincoln St, Portland, 97201. All Japanese Track with families. Chinese & Spanish 1st grade plus Spanish 3rd grade will attend by school bus. Livestream at justin.tv/intlschool (see password in red at the top of ITK email). Professionally recorded DVDs will be for sale.

Sat Feb 23: Auction party: Bananagrams Tournament! (LaurenR@intlschool.org for questions)

Mon Feb 25: Last day to sign up for parent-teacher conferences on-line: intlschool.org/ptc. See the All-Parent password in red at the top of your ITK email.

Mon Feb 25: 9am: Info session for prospective (not current) families with a kindergartener to enroll this fall. Know anyone who might be interested? Please give them this link for info & RSVP.

Thurs Feb 28, 6-8pm: Open house for prospective families. Tell your friends! intlschool.org/tours.
Thurs Feb 28: Scholastic Book orders due! Click here for details. 

Fri Mar 1: NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS. Parent-teacher conferences (advance sign-up required at intlschool.org/ptc by Feb 25). SquareGator open.

Sat Mar 2: Auction party: Chinese Cooking! Contact LaurenR@Intlschool.org for info.

NEW! 2013-2014 major holidays (the same as Portland Public Schools):

  • Winter break starts on December 23 and we'll come back to school January 6
  • Spring break will be March 24 to the 28
The rest of next year's calendar will be on our web site by May. 

See the rest of this year's school calendar at intlschool.org/calendar.