Programs and Events

JB Nelson School Supply Kits

2020 - 2021 | School Supplies

Batavia School District has provided a list of school supplies needed for your student(s) for the 2020-2021 school year. The JB Nelson PTO offers an opportunity to purchase school supply kits online only. Kits will be shipped directly to your residence.

‘Extra’ kits will NOT be available for purchase in August. Therefore, this is your only opportunity to order them, so please plan accordingly. No Late Orders can be accepted.

The items listed for each grade level are used by all students at that grade level. Some teachers may request students in their individual classrooms to provide additional items at the start of school. Please note specific labeling instructions at each grade level.

Enter our JB Nelson account number, 1314, when ordering online. Deadline to place your order is June 5th.

Class Price
Kindergarten Kit $58.00
First Grade (A-M) $79.00
First Grade (N-Z) $79.00
Second Grade (A-M) $80.00
Second Grade (N-Z) $80.00
Third Grade $77.00
Fourth Grade $78.00
Fifth Grade $78.00

As well as the list of supplies, students should have the following:

  • □ Backpack or book bag without wheels
  • □ Extra set of clothes (to stay in their locker)
  • □ Gym shoes (to stay in locker mark with name)
  • □ Paint shirt (mark name on the inside collar)
  • □ Headphones or earbuds (please label with name)
  • □ 9x12 spiral bound sketchbook


Questions about school supply orders? Please contact Anita Stevenson (630) 621-8793.

Cougars Reading Club

March | Cougars Reading Club

Our school is participating in Cougars Reading Club, a reading incentive program sponsored by the Kane County Cougars baseball team.

Your child will have the opportunity to improve his or her reading skills while earning a ticket to a Cougars game on JB Nelson game night, Thursday, May 7th.

They will receive a Cougars drawstring bag, a free hot dog and drink to enjoy during the game.

To get a May 7th game ticket and goodies – Your child needs to read 200 minutes during March - Spring Break. Add up the minutes read at the end of March and turn in your completed Cougars Reading Club Log to your child’s teacher by April 8th. Then a form will come home to order additional discounted family tickets and parking passes. Tickets and vouchers are handed out in May.


Spring Flower Sale

Spring Flower Sale Cancelled

Flower Fundraiser CANCELLED for the health and safety of our JBN community.

Checks will be voided by our Treasurer. Please contact Wayne Tonjes if you require documentation.

If you have any further questions, please contact Lindy Kuharik or Naomi Krodel

Upcoming Events


Family and friends can donate to JBN PTO anytime via PayPal.

Donate with Paypal

PDF Reader

Get Adobe Acrobat Reader