Author Archives: Kevin Gordon

Adams Update 12/4/17

Happy Monday, December is off to a great start here at Adams! We have students writing computer code, preparing to release classroom-raised salmon, heading to the theater for orchestra and ballet and engineering survival shelters inspired by award-winning literature.  Adams continues to be an amazing place to learn and teach. It is going to be […]

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Winter Weather is on the Way. What You Need to Know…

Winter Is Coming: Snow Day Decisions and Notifications   Plan ahead, sign up now for school closure alert texts When winter weather arrives, schools may be closed or delayed or buses may use snow routes. These decisions are made districtwide and are the same for every 4J school. How the decision is made: Typically, weather-related school schedule decisions […]

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Book Fair is Coming! December 4th through 8th.

Howdy folks! I reckon you’ve heard we’ve got a book fair comin’ to town. That ain’t no scuttlebutt. We’re fixen to sell a heap of books and other goodies to students, teachers, and families, so mosey on over and see what we’ve got to offer.   The 2017 Adams Book Fair begins before school on […]

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Silent Auction, No School, Book Fair

Mark your Calendars: Picture Retakes – Friday, November 17th NO SCHOOL Wednesday 11/22 through Friday 11/24 – Thanksgiving Break Adams Book Fair – December 4th – 8th   Adams Silent Auction is LIVE – November 13-16.  Oakshire Inspires Event November 15th. Our annual silent auction just went live! You can view items and bid on […]

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Conferences, No School and More

Good Afternoon, I just wanted to make a few reminders as we come to the end of this modified week and enter parent/teacher conferences. If you are interested in getting Adams Updates by text message please text follow adamsalligator to 40404 .  After doing so, when an update is posted to the blog at […]

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NO SCHOOL Dates, Conferences and PTA

Mark Your Calendars: 11/9 NO SCHOOL – Parent Teacher Conferences 11/10 NO SCHOOL – Veterans Day Observed 11/22 NO SCHOOL  – Adams Conference Day 11/23 – 11/24 NO SCHOOL – Thanksgiving What a week it was….  We had students visit Schnitzer Art Museum and Mt. Pisgah, several classes had guest presenters, students continued to earn […]

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Please Keep Dogs at Home…

Please keep dogs at home…. We’ve seen an increase in pets at dismissal and drop off. While I assure you I’m a lover of pets, they are not permitted on school grounds during the school day. This includes drop off and dismissal, as we have students on campus until after 6pm each evening. Several students […]

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Costumes, Camping, Conferences and More.

Good Afternoon! It is hard to believe that October is coming to a close.  It has been a month full of learning and fun here at Adams.  Please read on for more information about what’s coming up at school. Best, Principal Kevin Halloween Costume Information Adams will allow students to wear a costume to school […]

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Adams Update 10/16/17

Night Out in the Community at Cornucopia All day today, Cornucopia will be giving back 20% to the Adams PTA when you bring in the flyer that was sent home last week.  You can eat at either location, dine-in, take-out, order out for delivery, or even purchase a gift card for future use. Make sure to […]

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10/3/17 – Attendance, Walk and Roll, Bucket Filling and MORE.

Good Morning! Please mark your calendars: Jog-a-thon Packet Turn in  – Now through October 19th Walk and Roll, to School Day – October 4 School Pictures – October 9 Family Movie Night – October 12 NO SCHOOL – Statewide Inservice – October 13 Out in the Community @ Cornucopia – October 16 Dear Adams Families. […]

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