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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
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April 14, 2011

Thursday, April 14, 2011

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. We will be outside at lunch as long as the weather cooperates.

We will be running the 1:30PM bell schedule to accommodate Career Day activities. School will still be dismissed at 2:30PM today. Friday will be a 1:30PM dismissal day for students and staff.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ....
Cornelious B. & Bryce B.!

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Chicken Strips; Au Gratin Potatoes; Dressing; Green Beans
A la Carte: At the registers ~ Blueberry Yogurt Parfaits - $1.00 & Pickles - $1.00
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Apple Cinnamon Breakfast Bars

DANCE
We will be having our Spring Dance after school today from 2:30-4PM. Tickets will be sold during lunch periods. NO tickets will be sold at the dance!

SPORTS
Track ~ There is a track meet today against Taylorville. The bus will leave the school by 2:30PM so only track athletes that are eligible to compete are to be excused from class at 2:15PM. Athletes are responsible for making up any missed work.

LHS Cheerleading ~ Do you want to be a Lanphier cheerleader? There are mandatory clinic days on the following dates:
May 4 from 5:30-7:30PM
May 5 from 5:30-7:30PM
Tryouts will be held on May 6 at 5PM in the Lober/Nika gym at LHS. You must be dressed and ready to go at 4:45PM.

For more information, contact Coach Rachel Gasperin at LHS.

SHS Cheerleading ~ There is a mandatory cheerleading tryout meeting on April 25th at 6:30PM in the SHS commons. This is an informational meeting for parents/guardians that provides all the details of the 2011-2012 schedule and contract's financial, behavioral, academic and tryout obligations and expectations.
Meeting: Monday, April 25th
Time: 6:30-7:30PM
Address: SHS Commons, 101 S. Lewis St.

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

YEARBOOKS
There are only 10 yearbooks left. Yearbooks are on sale for $25.00. Order yours today!

PEPSI CAPS
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.

BEHAVIOR REWARD
There will be an in-class reward during 4th block Friday! Any student who has:
• 91% or better attendance
• no suspensions (including out-of-school & bus)
• passing grades for all classes
will receive a reward on Friday!

MOVED?
If you have moved recently or changed phone numbers, please make sure that you give the new and correct information to Mrs. Frye.


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