Parenting Together

Parenting Together are casual meetings organized for each grade level and held over lunch or in the morning. They feature guest speakers who discuss age-appropriate topics and allow parents the opportunity to meet and talk with other parents from their child’s grade.
CONTACTS: 7th Grade: Jessica Shuff & Monica Witherspoon; 8th Grade: Lisa Sinton & MaryJo Zipfel; 9th Grade: Stephanie Walker & Sally Gelfman; 10th Grade: Risa Brown & Kristin Scully; 11th Grade: Lyn Grace & Carolyn Petite; 12th Grade: Sally King & Mamatha Shetty

Parenting Together Events

Wed. April 3, 1:30pm-2:50pm

Conf. 1&2
The 11th-Grade Year: What to Expect Senior Year

Led by Jennifer Salrin, 11th and 12th grade Principal, and a panel of current JBS senior students

April 18th, 8:30-9:30am

Conf. 1&2

The 7th-Grade Year: What to Expect in 8th Grade


Wed. April 24, 6:30-7:30pm

Newman Auditorium 

The 12th-Grade Year: What to Expect When Your Child Leaves for College

Led by Jennifer Jones, JBS Counseling & Wellness Department

Wed. May 1, 12:00-1:00pm
Conf. 1&2

The 9th-Grade Year: Expectations of the JBS Sophomore and How to Support Your Student

Led by Scott Deken and Sally Kilbride

Thurs. May 2, 8:30am

Conf. 1 & 2

The 8th-Grade Year: What to Expect in 9th Grade

Led by Scott Deken, 9th and 10th grade Principal, and Kim Bouldin-Jones, JBS Counseling & Wellness Department.