Thursday, March 31, 2011
• Attendance of 91%
• Good Education
- Good Grades
- Preparing You for Life
• Good Behavior
- Respect Yourself
- Respect Others
- Respect Property
Today is a B day. We will be outside at lunch as long as the weather cooperates.
Students are not allowed to wear shorts or capri pants until April 1st. Please send all dress code violators to the Guidance Office.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ....
Main Entree: Chili Cheese Dogs; Spaghetti; French Fries
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Donut Holes
A la Carte will be served on the lunch line!
Pretzels & Cheese ~ $1.50
Pickles ~ $1.00
Blueberry Yogurt Parfaits ~ $1.00
Your match is today in Taylorville. If you have not paid for your t-shirt, please get your money in as soon as possible!
SKELETON CREEK WINNER
Congratulations to Cody K. who won the autographed copy of Skeleton Creek! You will receive your book during 2nd block today.
QUARTERS FOR QUAKES: JAPAN DISASTER RELIEF
Now through April 5th IMSA is sponsoring Quarters for Quakes. Turn in your money to your 3rd block teacher. The class that raises the most money will get a pizza party! For every 25¢ you bring in, you get to write your name on a ticket for a drawing to pie a teacher in the face! One student from each grade level will be chosen to pie a teacher.
STAFF vs STUDENTS BASKETBALL GAME
The staff vs students basketball game will be TODAY at 1:30PM. In order to attend, you may not have any buddy room visits, referrals [including bus referrals], after-school detentions, or suspensions from 03/21/11 through the day of the game. The cost to attend is $1.00.
• Spring Golf Clinic ~ JMS & CCPA along with the Springfield Park District, are sponsoring a spring golf clinic. The clinic is designed to provide all middle school students the opportunity to meet other students interested in gold, address all individual levels of skill, and promote opportunities for additional clinics during the spring and summer.
WHEN: April 11th through April 14th
COST: It's FREE!
There will be activity buses available for students.
• Track Practice Schedule 3/28 - 3/31 ~ There will be track practice for EVERYONE today.
• Southeast Poms ~ Attention all 8th graders interested in trying out for the Southeast Poms: There will be a mandatory parents meeting on April 12th at 6PM at Southeast in room 223. There are flyers posted in the main office for more information. Tryout packets will be available at the meeting.
• JFL 2011 Registration ~ Junior Football League of Springfield will hold registration for Kindergarten through 8th grade students from 11AM-4PM at the following locations:
April 16 & 23 ~ May 7 & 28 - Godfather's, 1549 S. Dirksen Parkway; Incredible Pizza Company, 2744 S. 6th St.; & White Oaks Mall
There are only a few yearbooks left. Yearbooks are on sale for $25.00. Order yours today!
JMS is collecting yellow 5¢ Pepsi caps now through April 30, 2011. Purchase any Pepsi product with a YELLOW 5¢ cap. Save the cap & bring it to JMS. There is a collection bucket in the main office. You may also give the caps to Mrs. J-C Nosa in room 115. Jefferson will receive 5¢ for each yellow cap turned in.
STUDENT VIDEO CONTEST
Make a movie and win some cash! The Student Film Club from Springfield Public Schools is sponsoring their 3rd annual student video contest open to all middle school and high school students. Videos may be created in any genre & style bus MUST contain all of the following elements in some fashion:
Window, Smile, Cheese
The deadline to enter is May 2nd at 4:30PM.
At JMS I will ....
to show my Jaguar PRIDE!