March 3, 2023

Important Dates

  • March   7 Shadow Puppet Plays - Cuthbertson, Putnam, Perry, Labrie
  • March   7 Board of Finance Meeting - Education Budget 6:00
  • March   9 Shadow Puppet Plays - Romanchuck, Scibek, Peters, Aragundi
  • March 10 No School - Teacher Professional Development     
  • March 13 JJIS PTO Sponsored Spring Book Fair (March 13-17)
  • March 16 PTO Jackter Family Fun Event 5:00-7:00 
  • March 17 Town Meeting 2:00
  • March 23 12:55 Dismissal - Parent Teacher Conferences
  • March 24 Trimester 2 Report Cards Issued
  • April   20  JJIS Family Learn to Grow Event 5:30 PM-7:00 PM


Shadow Puppet Plays Grade 4

Artists from Flock Theatre have been working with our grade 4 students on creating shadow puppet plays.  They will be performing for their families next week!

JJIS PTO Book Fair

The spring book fair will take place March 13-17. Books will be available to purchase at the fair or online.  See the letter from Mrs. Butson for all the details! Happy Reading!

USAF Band Free Concert

The US Air Force Band will be in New London on March 25th to perform a FREE concert at the US Coast Guard Academy. Tickets are free, but required for entry.  Tickets available at:  Come listen to some great music and support the USAF!!

News from Our Essentialists

Get the Latest News from the PTO - Yearbooks on Sale

The PTO is creating the Jack Jackter Yearbook and they are on sale now! Deadline to order is April 14, 2023. Information for ordering via paper form or online is below.

Learn to Grow at Family Night - April 20

The JJIS school community will be hosting Earth-Day themed games and activities for a fun, family night of learning.  Author Sandra Horning will be stopping by to share her book The Biggest Pumpkin. Pre-orders of the book are available using the information below. 

Legacy School Pictures

If you'd like to view school portraits, but don't have your online code, visit  Additional questions can be sent to Legacy photo providers at