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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
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Daily Announcements

September 20, 2010

Monday, September 20, 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 ....
Dequion C.-B.!

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Spicy Chicken; Baked Beans; Fruits; Salads; Tomatoes with Cottage Cheese; Yogurt Lunchables

Tomorrow's Breakfast ~ Pancakes-on-a-Stick

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

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

SPORTS
7th & 8th Grade GBB ~ Congratulations to the 8th grade GBB team for their win over Lincoln Magnet/Ball Charter on Thursday.

There is a home game today against Blessed Sacrament at 4PM. All players should be in room 117 by 2:40PM.

6th Grade GBB ~ Congratulations to the 6th grade GBB teams! The A team beat WMS 22-16 with high scorers being Dalona W. with 12 points and Arrion B. with 6 points. The B team beat WMS 26-8 with high scorers being Alli D. with 12 points and Kelsie S. with 8 points.

MRS. BORDERS WILL KISS A PIG!
Mrs. Borders is going to kiss a pig! That's right ~ KISS A PIG! We will be raising money for the JMS gender program. The challenge for students is to raise $300. If you do, then Mrs. Borders will kiss a pig. Pucker up Mrs. Borders!!!!

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.

Also, if you wear a short-sleeved t-shirt under your uniform polo shirt and it is a different color than your uniform polo shirt, that t-shirt should not be showing at the bottom of your uniform polo nor should it be showing at the bottom of the sleeves of your uniform polo. Make sure you tuck in the t-shirt.

No gum is allowed at JMS.
No stretchy bracelets, rubber bands, or hair elastics should be worn on your wrists.

PASSES AT LUNCH
Please remember ~ You must have a pass from a teacher in order to go to a classroom at lunch to make up work or receive additional help. Students without passes will not be allowed to go to classrooms!

SCHOOL STORE
The School Store is open for business! You may come to Mrs. Huffman's room, room 113, before school to purchase pens, pencils, erasers, paper, and other school supplies.

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.

Students ~ If you have asthma, please be sure to check with Nurse Janet in room 109 about keeping an emergency inhaler at school.

HIP HOP DANCE TEAM
Tryouts are Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday from 6:30-8PM. Enter through the gym doors. Your parents should park in the lot closest to the gym doors when they pick you up.

ATTENDANCE REWARD
Our goal is for every JMS student to have a 91% attendance rate or better this school year. Later this week we will be celebrating our attendance with a reward! What will the reward be? Continue to come to school and find out!

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!