Brown School News

  • Brown Weekly Message #6

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  • Congressman Yarmuth will host College Prep and Financial Aid Workshop

    Congressman John Yarmuth will host a college prep and financial aid workshop on Tuesday, August 29th from 6:30 to 8:30 in Male's Gheens Auditorium. The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) will provide detailed information. To RSVP click link. https://yarmuth.house.gov/rsvp

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  • Black Achievers Registration

    2017-2018 Black Achievers and Youth Achievers

    Opening Session/Orientation

    Saturday, August 12 @9:00 a.m. in Chestnut Street YMCA Gym

    930 West Chestnut Street

    A Great and Exciting New Program is Being Planned Just For You!

    Register today to receive a free discount.

    See attached for program calendar and registration form.

    All are welcome!!!

     

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  • Back to School Festivals

    Aug. 3, Back To School Festival at the Academy at Shawnee, 1 – 4 p.m.
    Located at 4018 West Market St. For more information call 485-7230.  This annual event is open to families with children in kindergarten through high school.  School supplies and backpacks will be provided while supplies last.  JCPS Family Youth Resource Center Coordinators will complete CAP referrals for families needing clothing and uniform assistance.  This event is sponsored in collaboration with the ESL Newcomer Academy, The Kidz Club, Service for Peace, Jefferson County Public Schools Family Youth Service Centers, KentuckyOne Health, Northwest Neighborhood Place and Louisville Metro Department of Resilience and Community Services.

    August 4, Back to School Festival at Cochran Elementary School, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    Located at 500 West Gaulbert Ave.  For more information call 634-6050.  This annual event is open to families with children in kindergarten through high school.  School supplies and backpacks will be provided while supplies last to families that visit at least 10 vendor booths.  The Smile Academy of Kentucky will provide cleanings, fluoride treatments, and sealants for children 2-18 years of age.  Walgreens will be administering flu shots for children 9 years and older and limited immunizations for children 14 and over.  Also Quality Care for Kids will provide on-site vision and hearing exams.   Sponsored by Bridges of Hope, Neighborhood Place, Louisville Metro Department of Resilience and Community Services, JCPS, and Bridges of Hope Community Council.

    Aug 5, Back to School Event at Meyzeek Middle School, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
    Located at 828 S. Jackson St.  Call 574-6638 for more information. Open to students kindergarten through high school.  Free backpacks with essential school supplies for the coming year will be distributed while supplies last.  Your child must be present to receive school supplies.  Smile Academy will provide free dental screenings.   Many other local community venders and agencies will be in the gym to provide information for families.  Families may complete a CAP referral during the event as well for clothing and uniform assistance.  Sponsored by Charmoli Center Neighborhood Place, Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services and area JCPS schools.

    August 5, Back to School Distribution at Southwick Community Center, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
    Located at 3621 Southern Ave.  Call 485-6710 for more information.  The annual event is open to families with children in kindergarten through high school. JCPS Family Youth Resource Center Coordinators will complete CAP referrals for families needing clothing and uniform assistance.  School supplies will be distributed (while supplies last) and other helpful resources will be available. Sponsored in part by Ujima Neighborhood Place and Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services, JCPS’ Family Youth Service Centers and several community collaborative partners.

    Aug. 10, Back to School Festival at Olmsted Academy North, 1 – 7 p.m.
    Located at 4530 Bellevue Ave. Call 313-4089 for more information. Open to all students in grades Kindergarten through high school. Free backpacks, school supplies and health and hygiene products will be provided while supplies last. Educational and community resources will be available to help offer a strong start to the new school year. The festival will also include vision and hearing screenings, blood pressure and diabetes checks, clothing assistance referrals and more. Lunch will be provided for children and adults. Sponsored by South Central Neighborhood Place, Diamond Cluster MC, Olmsted Academy North and South YSC, Kenwood Elementary FRC, Hazelwood Elementary FRC,  Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services, and Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital. 

    Aug 12, Back to School Festival at Thomas Jefferson Middle School, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    Located at 1501 Rangeland Rd.  Call 313-4498 or 313-4700 for more information. This annual event is open to families with children in kindergarten through high school. Free backpacks and grade-appropriate school supplies (while supplies last) will be provided. Free lunches will be served to kids by JCPS Nutrition Services. Your child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. A Community Resource Fair will include diabetes and blood pressure checks, YMCA program, voter registration, library services and lots of fun and music.  Event sponsored in part by First Neighborhood Place, area JCPS schools, and Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services.

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  • Brown Weekly Message #3

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PTSA Announcements

  • Family Fundraising Night at Panera

    Please join us for our 2nd annual PTSA night at Panera on Poplar Level Rd. on April 19th from 4-8 pm. You need to show a picture or copy of the flyer (attached) to help our PTSA earn money for school projects.

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PTSA Events and Meetings

2016-2017 School Year

Upcoming Events

April 18 - PTSA Meeting 6pm *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

April 19 - Family Fundraising Night at Panera (3131 Popular Level)  Bring Flyer!

May 16 - PTSA Meeting 6pm *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

 

Past Events

2016

Aug 16 - PTSA General Meeting (6pm @ Brown School Lobby/Auditorium)

Sept 1 - PTSA City Saver Fundraiser Kick-Off (8am @ Brown School Auditorium)

Sept 6 - PTSA Fall Enrichment Sign-ups Begin

Sept 14 - PTSA Fall Enrichment Sign-ups End

Sept 15 - PTSA General Membership Meeting (6pm-6:30pm @ Brown School Auditorium)

Sept 20 - PTSA Board Member Meeting (6pm-8pm @ Brown Conference Room) *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

Sept 22 - PTSA "House of Boom" Brown School Family Night (6pm-8pm) - 20% of sales go to Brown School PTSA BRING THIS FLYER!

Oct 11 - PTSA General Membership Meeting (6pm-8pm @ Brown School Auditorium)

  • Will include grade level-round table discussions facilitated by Dr. Angela and the school's Curriculum and Instruction Committee

Oct 21 - PTSA Fall Festival (6pm-8pm @ Brown School Lobby, Gym, Courtyard, Cafeteria, and Auditorium)

Nov 15 - PTSA General Membership Meeting (6pm-8pm @ Brown School Auditorium)

Dec 15 - PTSA Board Member Meeting (6pm-8pm @ Meet in Brown Lobby) *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

Jan 17 - PTSA Board Member Meeting (6pm-8pm @ Brown Conference Room) *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

Jan 26    PTSA "House of Boom" Brown School Family Night (6pm-8pm) - 20% of sales go to Brown School PTSA

Feb 3 - PTSA Fall Enrichment Sign-ups Begin (click for sign-up page)

Feb 15 - PTSA Fall Enrichment Sign-ups End

Feb 24 - Due Date for Brown School PTSA Merchandise Forms.  (Return to "homeroom" teacher or the PTSA drop box in the office.)

Feb 21 - PTSA Meeting 6pm  *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

Mar 14 - PTSA Meeting 6pm *All PTSA members are welcome to attend*

PTSA Merchandise Designs (Spring 2017 Order)

Order forms will be sent home soon, and can be downloaded here:   Brown School PTSA Apparel Order Form 2017.docx 

THE UPDATED DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 24th.

T-Shirt/Sweatshirt Design. (Long sleeve t-shirt shown here.  See order form for all options/colors)

  

Car Magnet 

Water Bottle (Sturdy metal with screw top lid and carabiner ) 

   

PTSA Enrichments

PTSA Spring 2017 Enrichments

SIGN UP FOR ENRICHMENTS HERE 

 Enrichment Description Flyer  (Print Friendly Version HERE) 

 

PTSA 2016-17 Officers

PTSA Officers and Board Members

Dana Zausch, President
brownptsa.president@gmail.com

Tracie Brockman, Treasurer
brownptsa.treasurer@gmail.com

Ashley Ford, Secretary
brownptsa.secretary@gmail.com

Kim Baker, Ways and Means (Fundraising)
brownptsa.fundraising@gmail.com

Brian Brown, Membership
brownptsa.membership@gmail.com

Angela Parsons, Principal
angela.parsons@Jefferson.kyschools.us

Lisa Billings, Teacher (Principal-designated faculty representative)
lisa.billings@Jefferson.kyschools.us

Shawn Wilson, Assistant Principal (Principal-designated staff representative)
shawn.wilson@Jefferson.kyschools.us

Mike Moreland, Enrichment Committee Chair
brownptsa.enrichments@gmail.com

Felicia Alfred, Special Events Committee Chair
noltonsmom@gmail.com