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CELEBRATE HAY! Get ready for a combined Jaguar Jog and John Hay Day Carnival Friday, September 27th!
Follow the links for more information on these exciting events. Avoid the lines by getting your game/food tickets in advance at our pre-sales, September 23-26 after school on the playground. Also, we need lots of volunteers to make it a great day for our kids and families, so please sign up here if you have time to lend a hand.

COMING SOON! The After School Enrichment Clubs' schedule is now online, and coming home soon in Red Folders. Registration opens Saturday, September 21 at 7am! If you have questions, please contact

WE NEED YOU! If you are new to John Hay, or new to volunteering, there will volunteer training sessions held on Thursday, September 19th and Tuesday, Sept. 24th at 8am. We will meet in the main lobby. If you have questions, please contact Lynn Baker at For more info, visit our Volunteer page.

WELCOME, JAGUARS! We are so delighted to see all our Jaguars back to school and smiling in the Halls of Hay. Don't forget to fill out and return the paperwork your child brought home in their red folder. And please remember that the first day is a FULL day, releasing at 2:25 PM.

Wondering how you'll keep track of everything going on in the halls of Hay? Let us help you Stay in the Loop! It's going to be a GREAT year!

THE LISTS ARE HERE! We've received the school supply lists for the 2019-2020 school year and they're posted here by grade level. They're different than last year, so check them out before you make any purchases.

STATE RECOGNITION FOR HAY! On June 6th, in Olympia, John Hay will be honored for high achievement in ELA, Math, and SQSS (School Quality and Student Success) measures. We are just one of seven schools in our district to be recognized in all three areas! Principal Beach, as well as Superintendent Juneau, will be traveling to Olympia to receive the award. Congratulations on a job well done! We could not be more proud!

You can find more information on this award here.


SHOPPING ONLINE? Don’t forget to click the school's Amazon Associates link ( if you are shopping on Amazon all year round! The bulk of the programs support comes from you during this time of year with a simple click of the link.

WE'RE BANANAS FOR HANNAH! Meet Hannah Hansen, one of John Hay Elementary's sensational 3rd grade teachers. You may have seen her at one of our school events, dressed as an avocado, and surrounded by an adoring gaggle of kiddos. She definitely has a BIG fan base at John Hay! Now's your chance to get to know her a bit better. Check out our Blog post!

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