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JB Nelson Talent Show March 3 (2/23/2017) - Join your friends and family at the JB NELSON TALENT SHOW!!! Date: Friday March 3rd, 2017 Time:  6pm-8pm (Doors open at 5:30 pm) Location: JB Nelson Gymnasium Please come and support our talented students! 19 fabulous performances!  Admission is FREE!  Concessions will be available before the show! 50/50 Raffle: Raffle tickets will be available at the door for $1 […]
Chess Scholars at JBN starting March 17 (2/22/2017) - Do you like to play chess? Would you like to learn? Sign up today for Chess Scholars after school chess club, new at J. B. Nelson Elementary Spring 2017! The spring session will meet on Fridays from 3:35-4:35 p.m. from March 17 to May 5 (no class March 31 or April 14). Each class will consist of […]
Seussical Jr. at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre March 4 (2/22/2017) - Raise funds for JB Nelson while enjoying an awesome musical with your family! Visit www.hello-broadway.com to purchase tickets for either of the Saturday, March 4 performances of Seussical Jr. at the Batavia Fine Arts Center in Batavia High School. Performances are at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. and tickets are $16.50 for adults and $11.50 […]
Terracycle update: GoGo Squeez/Little Bites needed! (2/15/2017) - Thank you to all who brought in oral care recycling in the month of January. We had 5 pounds of trash to recycle and earned lots of points! We have earned $105 for our school so far this year. Student Advisory board is currently running a collection drive in the classrooms. Each classroom has a […]
Box Tops Facts for February (2/15/2017) - Box Tops Facts!! Did you know….. JB Nelson was the top Box Top collector in District 101 last year? We raised just over $2000.00! Money raised by our the Box Top collection over the last few years has helped to pay for our Accelerated Reader database. This year some of the $ may be earmarked […]
Save the date: Science Night April 20! (2/15/2017) - Family Science Night is approaching: mark your calendars for April 20 and start thinking about how you and your students can get involved! This year’s event will feature a presentation by Ben Jiminez called “Ben’s Bubble Show” that will include some science, some art and some magic. All about bubbles! A packet of information will be […]
Join the Battle of the Books this April! (2/15/2017) - Battle of the Books Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program for students in 4th and 5th grade. Students read specific books and come together to test their knowledge of the books they have read. Teams are formed with 1-4 members. Come join in the challenge! Schedule of Events Round 1:   1st week […]
Sock Hop Game Night at JBN Feb 10 (1/25/2017) - We’re adding something new for JB Nelson’s second Game Night: A Sock Hop! Join us in the JBN gym from 5:30 to 8:00 pm on Friday, February 10. We will be playing some great 50’s sock hop music and there will be room to boogie! If you are able, dress in 50s attire! (What is 50s […]
Donuts with Dads on Feb. 4 (1/19/2017) - The J.B. Nelson Watch D.O.G.S. will be hosting Donuts with Dads on Saturday Feb 4th, from 8:30-10am in the JBN cafeteria. Enjoy free donuts, coffee and juice with your children and learn how dads, step-dads, uncles, and big brothers of JBN students can volunteer to be a Watch D.O.G.! Slots are filling up fast so don’t […]
Author Aaron Reynolds to Visit JBN in March (1/18/2017) - On Friday, March 17, 2017, New York Times bestselling author, Aaron Reynolds, will be visiting the students at JBN.  Thank you to JBN PTO for funding this exciting literary event!  Throughout the month of February, we will be preparing for Aaron’s visit by sharing his books and stories in the LRC and in each of […]