MCA Testing Schedule

MCA Testing – MCA (Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment) testing is coming up next month, see dates below: MCA Test Dates: Reading MCA Grade 3: April 16-17 Grade 4: April 17-18 Grade 5: April 15-16 Math MCA Grade 3: April 23-24 Grade 4: April 24-25 Grade 5: April 22-23 Science MCA Grade 5: May... Continue reading MCA Testing Schedule

District 112 Youth Art Month

Twelve of our lucky art students will have their artwork displayed at the District 112 Youth Art Month Visual Art Show at the ACCC Gallery in Victoria. They will represent JES. All other District 112 art departments will also be represented, including the high and middle schools. For more event details, including the March 21st reception click here:  Visual Art Show Hope to see you there! Mr. Zander, Art... Continue reading District 112 Youth Art Month

Trimester 2 Reporting

March 1st marks the end of trimester 2 for all elementary learners. All elementary school subjects are considered full-year courses, and our instruction and grading practices for these courses reflect this shift. Learning progress from trimester 1, trimester 2, and trimester 3 is collected and combined to create a cumulative grade at the end of the school year.  A final cumulative grade will be posted to the report card at the end of the school year. Learning progress is updated throughout the course of the year, however the end of the trimester is a good time to make sure you check-in on your child’s progress.  You will be able to find information about where your child is at anytime in Empower and/or Parent Portal. Please click on the links below to view instructions on how to access Empower and/or Parent Portal, as well as information on how to check on your child’s progress.  As always, you can contact your child’s teacher for additional information on learning... Continue reading Trimester 2 Reporting