The District Calendar Committee with representatives from every school is in the process of developing two draft 2018-2019 school calendars* to present to the Board of Education (BOE) for their consideration. Calendar A includes 180 instructional days for students, and Calendar B includes 178 instructional days. Click (HERE - Option A) (HERE - Option B) to view a copy of the draft calendars. Click HERE to view the state calendar law requirements (G.S. 115C-84.2) and local priorities.
Click HERE to provide feedback to the District Calendar Committee. Please note that the committee will only be able to consider suggestions that comply with the state calendar law. The deadline to submit feedback is January 26, 2018.
*The Chatham Center for Innovation (CCI) will adhere to a different calendar to be established at a later date.
Survey deadline: January 29, 2018
The Transportation Department is offering their next bus class on January 30, 31 & Feb 1 at the Transportation Facility 166 County Services Road, Pittsboro from 9:00- 3:00. If you are interested, please contact Allison Farrish @ 919-542-2715 ext: 40221 and have contact phone # & driver's license #. (Non-employees need a referral form signed by CCS official.)
Whirlikids Book Festival at McIntyre's Books
Saturday, February 3rd
This is a FREE festival celebrating picture book authors and illustrators, elementary and middle grade authors. We have an amazing line-up scheduled--authors attending include Joan Holub, Alan Gratz, Angela Dominguez, Ursula Vernon, and Stuart Gibbs! There will be author readings, panels and signings. It is geared towards kids and all those who love children's books. For a full schedule, please visit www.fearrington.com/whirlikids
REQUIRED ATHLETIC THRIFTSHOP HOURS
Welcome to J.S. Waters School!
I am honored to be the principal of J.S. Waters since 2007. J.S. Waters is part of a great community and I am blessed to be a member of a great team. Our mission is to develop respectful and responsible citizens who will be successful in a diverse and technical world.
I am happy to welcome you to the 2017-18 school year! We are looking forward to a productive partnership with you to ensure our children can achieve their highest potential. We recognize that in order to be successful in school, our children need support from both the home and school. We know a strong partnership with you will make a great difference in your child’s education.
Please consider joining our school volunteer program as our students can greatly benefit from your involvement and contributions to the school’s program and its operations. We seek volunteers to help us with the following activities:
If you have any questions about the rules and expectations, please feel free to contact me or to discuss them with your child’s teacher. It is very important that you and your child are fully informed regarding standards related to appropriate behavior for a safe and productive school year. Please feel free to review the Chatham County Schools Code of Conduct.
The wonderful J.S. Waters staff and I feel privileged to be a part of this school family. We thank you for your support and look forward to meeting you.