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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
217/585-5810
 

Daily Announcements

September 2, 2010

Thursday, September 2, 2010

JMS EXPECTATIONS
• Attendance of 91%
• Good Education
- Good Grades
- Preparing You for Life
• Good Behavior
- Respect Yourself
- Respect Others
- Respect Property

Today is an A day.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ....
Mrs. Orama!

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Nachos Grande; Corn

Tomorrow's Breakfast ~ French Toast Sticks

7th & 8th grade students ~ If you want to eat breakfast, please go to the cafeteria doors immediately after you get off of your bus. Students who come to the cafeteria at 7:50AM will not be admitted unless the office verifies that your bus arrived late.

Please take all lunch money for your lunch account to the cafeteria at breakfast time.

If you have not turned in your blue lunch application, the deadline is September 10th.

Make sure you are picking up after yourself both in the cafeteria and on the playground. Use the trash cans provided. Don't litter!

DRESS CODE
Remember ~ if you are wearing a long-sleeved shirt under your uniform polo shirt, the long-sleeved shirt must be the same color as your uniform polo shirt.

SPORTS
• Girls Basketball ~ If you would like to know who made the 6th grade girls basketball team, please check the list posted outside of Mrs. Wash's room, Mrs. McCorkle's room and on the trophy case in the main lobby.

Cheerleading ~ Cheerleading tryouts will be held next week. Stop by Ms. Joost's room, room 201, for more information.

6th grade girls should see Mrs. Johnson at lunch for cheerleading information.

FUND RAISER
Our beginning of the year fundraiser continues. Take orders from friends and family. Please collect the money when the orders are taken. Checks should be made payable to Jefferson Middle School. All orders and money should be turned in by September 7th. Delivery date is set for October 15th.

If you need additional order forms, see Mrs. P. in room 109.

PHYSICALS
All 6th grade students must have a physical. Please check your book bag and locker & turn in the physical form as soon as possible.

SNACK ATTACK CART
The Snack Attack Cart is back! Mr. Tim will be selling snacks immediately after school at the library doors in the main lobby. Everything sells for $1 per item. Stop by after school on your way out of the building & buy a snack!

IMSA
If you need an IMSA application please see Miss Wright or Mrs. McCorkle. Please turn in completed applications by September 7th.

JMS SPIRT WEAR
Remember to get your Jaguar Spirit shirt order form turned in to your science teacher by Friday, September 3rd!

PAWS FOR READING
PAWS for Reading is starting up again. The grade level with the most minutes read for the month of September will earn an extra recess.

Remember to update your reading logs in your binders! Any reading you do counts. Record SSR minutes, class-time reading, and out of school reading ~ it all counts!

BACK TO SCHOOL DANCE
Our first dance of the school year will be held on Friday, September 10th from 6-8PM. Tickets will cost $3 if you buy in advance & $5 if purchased at the door. You do not have to wear your JMS uniform. You may wear regular clothes that adhere to the District dress code policy.

STUDIO GIRLS
Are you interested in art, photography, jewelry making, or other crafts? Studio Girls is a group that will focus on a different form of art at each meeting.

Who: Any girl in 6th - 8th grade
Where: Lincoln Public Library in the Bicentennial Conference Room
When: October 4th from 6-7PM
Fee: $12 membership fee

If you have questions, call 523-8159.

At JMS I will ....
Promote
Respect
Integrity
Discipline &
Excellence
to show my Jaguar PRIDE!