Questions & Answers
Q: When did jr scoop begin?
A: Jr. Scoop began in 2010 when our faculty advisor Mr. Scoggins was told he had a 45 minute class to teach whatever he wanted to a group of students. At the time he was experimenting with making ice cream at home and they started making ice cream. Over the years jr scoop has became much more than just a class. In fact, jr scoop has now transformed in to a business.
Q: Do you deliver?
A: Not at this time. There are a lot of technicalities and liabilities for middle school kids to deliver ice cream to your home. One of them being, they don't drive. We hope to offer this in the future but, right now our attorney's a re figuring out the logistics.
Q: Where can I pick-up my ice cream order?
A: Your order will be available for pick-up at Boones Ferry Primary School every Thursday from 4pm-6pm. Let's say you place your order on Monday, you can pick up your ice cream that same week on Thursday.
Q: What if I forget to pick up my ice cream?
A: If you are unable to to pick up your ice cream by the last Thursday of the month, we will donate all unclaimed ice cream to the Wilsonville Community Sharing Food Bank.
TIP! We have had customers make arrangements with neighbors and co-workers to grab their ice cream when they can't make it over to the school.
Q: What do you do with your profits?
A: We have been making investments in equipment for the business and we donate to local charities, schools and organizations such as Doerbecher's Childrens Hospital and Wilsonville Community Sharing.
Q: How do you price your ice cream?
A: Our prices are similar to other premium ice creams you can find locally or in the grocery store.
Q: Who makes the ice cream?
A: Middle School Students (assisted by the Mentors) make and hand pack all of the ice cream in the Boones Ferry kitchen.
Q. How do you price your ice cream and memberships?
A: The memberships are a very good value! We have structured our packages where the more you buy, the more you save.
Q: What if I don't like the flavors you offer in a particular month?
A: You can choose any assortment of flavors through the year as long as the number of pints or quarts total the amount of your membership level.
Q: How do I pay for my membership?
A: If you meet one of our Team members in person, we can assist you in filling out your order form. We can accept cash and checks. If you would like to pay by credit card, please place your order on our website in the Shoppe.
Q. What if I want more ice cream?
A: We offer two featured flavors every month of the school year. You can purchase as many pints and/or quarts as you'd like through our website.