Join us on March 28th for the Fifth Annual Jordan Day of Service!

Jordan Day of Service is a fun way for students to explore different community service projects on (or very near) the Jordan campus. Groups of students will engage in service projects after school onMarch 28th then reflect on their impact on the community. 
We are looking for parents to help support this service opportunity! Parent volunteers are needed in the following roles: planning team, helping with student volunteer sign-ups, and driving/chaperoning to local non-profits on the Day of Service. Support will be needed from 12:00 – 4:30 p.m. on March 28th. (times are approximate)
 

We are using SignUp.com — if you can volunteer to help out, click the link below. You can review the options and different service projects as you sign up. (You will not need to register an account.)
Note: SignUp.com does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact one of the organizers below; we will sign you up manually. If you have any questions, please contact:
 
Magdalena Fittoria, Assistant Principal, Jordan mfittoria@pausd.org or
Ashley Yee-Mazawa:  Ashley@youthcommunityservice.org 
We look forward to having you join us! 

Nominate Great People for Awards (Due March 1)

Each year the Palo Alto Council of PTAs may bestow one of several California State PTA Honorary Service Awards (HSA) to individuals or organizations that have demonstrated outstanding service to children and youth in our community.  The individuals or organization nominated must make far-reaching, notable contributions.  The PTA Council HSA Committee selects persons or groups who have benefited children and youth on a district-wide or Palo Alto community level.

We also have a new award that debuted last year that honors exceptional PTA volunteers at the unit (school) level.   Each PTA may nomination one person.

If you know of someone or an organization that deserves to be honored at this level, please complete this form:   Nominations for HSA2018  Recipients will be announced at our Honorary Service Award Reception on Thursday, April 26th, 2018.  Visit here past recipients https://ptac.paloaltopta.org/honorary-service-awards/.

Deadline for Nominations is March 1, 2018.

Picking the Dream Team

We will shortly be convening the Jordan PTA (2018-2019) Nominating Committee to form next year’s PTA Executive Board. Do you want to know what is happening at school in real time? Do you enjoy seeing students and making events happen at school to enrich their daily lives. Then, you should think about serving on the PTA. All positions are OPEN at this time. Monthly meetings, except December. Please contact Kristina Vetter at kvetter@me.com. If you are also great with people and 6th grade parent, we especially invite you to join the nominating committee. Serve with your friends, it is a great way to deepen your relationship with amazing folks! Kindly email Ann Balva at ann@balva.com.

2018-2019

  • PTA President
  • Executive Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Assistant Treasurer
  • VP Parent Education
  • Vice Chair Parent Ed
  • VP Staff Appreciation & Events
  • Vice Chair SA&E
  • VP Community Outreach
  • VP Ways & Means
  • Vice Chair W&M
  • VP Communications
  • Vice Chair Communications
  • Parent Network Coordinator
  • Parliamentarian
  • Historian
  • Auditor

Jordan PTA Needs Your Input

This is a PTA Bylaws Amendment year for Jordan PTA. We will be taking community input for any and all amendments needed to make our organization work even better for you. Please write to or email Jade Chao at jordanptapresident@gmail.com.

California School Dashboard

ALL PARENTS interested in learning more about Jordan Middle School can access the California School Dashboard. 

California School Dashboard

(Note: the Dashboard is available in various languages under the TRANSLATE tab.)

Please click to see how Jordan Middle School compares to other California schools in districts you may also be familiar. For more information please contact our School Principal, Ms. Valerie Royaltey-Quandt at Jordan Middle School.