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ARLINGTON OFFICE HOLIDAY HOURS

posted Dec 14, 2018, 5:41 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

The school office will be closed from December 22, 2018 (Sat.) to December 25, 2018 (Tue.) and December 29 (Sat.) to January 2, 2019 (Wed.). We will reopen on January 3, 2019 (Thu.) as usual from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The first day of school is January 5, 2019. 

KINDERGARTEN NAKAYOSHI SHOW (Winter Performance)

posted Dec 7, 2018, 5:23 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

Kindergarten Nakayoshi Show (Winter Performance) will be held at the Caron Theater (auditorium) from 9:30.

Please do not enter the Caron Theater until 9:00.

*Children should be dropped off by 9:00 and picked up at 12:00 at their homerooms.

PTA NEWSLETTER Vol. 98

posted Dec 7, 2018, 5:05 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

PTA Newsletter Vol. 98 is now available online:

This issue covers the second PTA General Meeting held on October 13, 2018.

PTA Newsletter Vol. 98
Greetings from the PTA Chair
2nd General Meeting Report

PTA NEWSLETTER Vol. 99

posted Dec 7, 2018, 5:02 AM by Hiromi Takahashi   [ updated Dec 7, 2018, 5:03 AM ]

PTA Newsletter Vol. 99 is now available online:

This issue covers Bunkasai, Book Fair and Kanji Kentei.

PTA Newsletter Vol. 99
Bunkasai Report
Book Fair Report
Kanji Kentei Report

SCHOOL GUIDEBOOK FOR RETURNEES

posted Nov 30, 2018, 6:27 AM by Hiromi Takahashi   [ updated Nov 30, 2018, 6:31 AM ]

2019 Japanese school guidebook for returnees was published and donated by Japanese Overseas Educational Services. It is available now in front of the school office. *The guidebook cannot be checked out.

HOW TO CONTRIBUTE TO MASUBUCHI GIFT FUND

posted Nov 30, 2018, 6:26 AM by Hiromi Takahashi   [ updated Nov 30, 2018, 6:32 AM ]

The Masubuchi Gift fund is used to supplement the expenses for leasing facilities, security costs, and other expenses. This year, we upgraded the database for the library. We would like to ask for your gracious and warm support for this fund. Your generosity would be greatly appreciated.

HOW TO CONTRIBUTE:

Please fill out the Contribution Information form and send it to the school office with check donations. We will send acknowledgment letters to our donors upon receipt of donations. The information provided to us will only be used for Masubuchi Gift Fund and will not be shared with other entities. (Please refer to our homepage for details.)

For questions, please contact the school office:

Japanese Language School of Greater Boston
792 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476
TEL: 781-641-2370
FAX: 781-641-3860
E-Mail: MFund@jlsboston.org


NOTICE FROM LIBRARY

posted Nov 15, 2018, 9:01 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

We are accepting requests for purchasing new books for the Japanese Library. The deadline is December 1. We look forward to your request! Please submit your requests from this link: Request Form.

Library Director, PTA Library Committee Chair

THANKSGIVING OFFICE HOURS

posted Nov 9, 2018, 7:09 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

There will be no school on November 24.
Arlington school office will be closed November 22 through November 26.

SCHOOL CANCELLATION DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER OR NATURAL DISASTERS

posted Nov 9, 2018, 7:07 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

1. School closings/delays due to inclement weather will be decided by 6:00 pm on Friday before a school day or at 6:00 am on the morning of a school day. School closings/delays notices will be posted on the school website & Channel 7 website. Channel 7 & Channel 56 television stations will broadcast our school closings/delays. Also, notices will be sent to email addresses registered for eBoston.
JLS: http://english.jlsboston.org/urgent-announcement
CH 7: http://whdh.com/school-closings/

2. Please note…
Emergency Telephone Broadcast System will not be used.
Some notices may not be posted on the Channel 7 website and may not be aired on Channel 7 and Channel 56.
Email notifications may take some time to reach recipients. Please remember your primary source of receiving school closing/delay notices should be JLS Boston website. Please check our website: http://english.jlsboston.org/urgent-announcement

3. If the school is not closed or delayed due to inclement weather, please use your discretion as to whether it is safe for you to get your child to school. Your child’s absence/tardiness will not be counted toward the absence limit if you contact the school office on or after the day of your child’s absence/tardiness.


PTA BOX HAS MOVED

posted Nov 9, 2018, 7:06 AM by Hiromi Takahashi

The PTA Box is now located at the PTA Table during the school hours (usually until 12:00 pm). Please look for the PTA Table at the Parents Waiting Room.


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