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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
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Daily Announcements

October 25, 2010

Monday, October 25, 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 ....
Brent J. & Kelsie C.!

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Grilled Chicken Sandwiches; Baked Beans; Carrots

Tomorrow's Breakfast ~ Bagels with Jelly or Cream Cheese

HONOR ROLL BREAKFAST
We have 293 students who will be recognized for making Honor Roll this quarter. The honor roll breakfast will be held Wednesday as follows:
8th Grade: 8:15 am until 8:30 am
7th Grade: 8:40 am until 8:55 am
6th Grade: 9:05 am until 9:20 am

PAWS FOR READING TOTALS
So far for the month of October:
6th grade: 34,713
7th grade: ?
8th grade: 15,700

BOOK SWAP
The next JMS book swap will be held during all lunch shifts on Wednesday. Don't forget to bring in your previously read books to trade for new ones.

ILLINOIS KIDS VOTE
JMS students are participating in the Illinois Kids Vote Program. Look around the school to see the posters made by 7th grade students. You can make a decision about who to vote for by looking at the candidates' issues. Remember ~ your vote counts on November 2nd!

SPORTS
Spfld Capitals Kids Wrestling Club ~ Registration will be Monday, October 25th, from 6:30-7:30PM at Springfield HS Cafeteria.

Please provide a birth certificate & $85 registration fee. This is for wrestlers in grades 2-8 only ~ ages 7-15.

More information is available outside of the main office in the information rack. Or, you may go to http://www.capitalswrestling.org

SPEECH CLUB
Anyone interested in debating and would like to join the Speech Club should see Ms. Austin or Mrs. Chavours.

MRS. BORDERS WILL KISS A PIG!
We are far away from our goal to have Mrs. Borders kiss a pig! If everyone brings 50, we will meet that magic amount of $300. Mrs. Miller wants in on this ~ do you want to see her kiss a pig????

In order to attend the "Kiss A Pig" & Dance Party USA on October 28th, you must have 91% total attendance for the school year, no referrals for the month of October, no suspensions for the month of October, and 2 or fewer Buddy Room visits during the month of October.

BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Bring in 10 Box Tops for Education to the school store — room 113 — and you will receive a FREE mechanical pencil!

SWEATSHIRTS, SHORTS, CAPRIS ........
You may not wear the JMS Spirit sweatshirts in class on regular uniform days of school. You may only wear them outside during lunch and also on Spirit Days.

Thursday, October 28th, will be the last day for wearing shorts, capris, and crop pants.

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