Newsletter & Digital Backpack Info

Important information is sent to all Janney families every Tuesday via the email newsletter and on an occasional basis via AtoZ’s Digital Backpack.  If you are not receiving the weekly newsletter or have trouble accessing Digital Backpack, please contact communications@janneyschool.org. If you do not have an email address, please contact the front office.

 

Missed a Weekly Newsletter or Digital Backpack Flier?

See past issues of the Janney weekly newsletters on the Weekly Newsletter Archive Page (Password Hint: Distributed in Summer Mailing). Items in Digital Backpack can be accessed through the menu bar in your AtoZ app or website.

 

Need to Let Janney Community Know About an Event or Have a News to Share?

Email any information, fliers, and photos (if available) to communications@janneyschool.org. It will go to all four communication committees: AtoZ Connect (Digital Backpack), newsletter, social media, and website. The deadline for submissions for the newsletter and AtoZ Digital Backpack is Friday at 5:00 pm. Because the newsletter is reviewed by several individuals before distribution, we must adhere to this deadline.  Please note: Inclusion in the newsletter or AtoZ Digital Backpack is at the discretion of the newsletter editors, the PTA co-presidents, and the principal.

 Material for the distribution must be:

  1. For the benefit of Janney students;
  2. Related to activities or programs that take place on Janney school grounds, or for specific Janney-sponsored events or programs;
  3. From and for not-for-profit organizations (unless #1 and #2 above are satisfied).
  4. Submitted by an official representative of the organization or program referenced.

Submission reminders:

  • Please include all text in the body of the email (rather than as an attachment).
  • All links or email addresses will be made active (clickable).
  • If you wish to run a notice for more than one week, please indicate the dates when the notice should run, or resubmit the notice by the Friday deadline for each week.
  • Prepared fliers fliers for AtoZ Digital Backpack should be in pdf or jpg format.

 

Finding Janney Newsletter Emails in your Gmail Promotions Tab?

Gmail delivers messages to tabbed inboxes based on complex and changing algorithms. To ensure that Janney Newsletter will delivery to your primary tab, please follow one of directions:

  • Move your Janney newsletter email to the Primary tab. You can teach Gmail where to deliver our newsletter. When you move one of our newsletters from the Promotions tab to the Primary tab, Gmail asks whether it should always deliver our newsletter there. Here’s more detail information: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/3094499?hl=en&ref_topic=3394594&rd=1
  • Add “From” email address to your Google Contacts. Emails from your Google Contacts always go to your Primary inbox.
  • Janney Calendar

    May 2021

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    • PTA school-wide meeting re new Ward 3 schools
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    • DCPS Meeting re New Principal Search
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    • Dine out at Roti -- 15% goes to Janney!
    • DCPS Community Listening Session re Foxhall/MacArthur Planning
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    • Memorial Day - No School

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