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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
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Daily Announcements

May 6, 2011

Friday, May 6, 2011

JMS EXPECTATIONS
• 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!

Breaking News ~ If you found a cell phone in front of the school this morning, please turn it in to the main office!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ....
Ebony L., Taylor M. & James N.!

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Mini Corn Dogs; French Fries
Monday's Breakfast: Bagels & Cream Cheese

Students need to bring their accounts up to date — especially 8th graders!

SCIENCE FAIR
Good luck to Wyatt S. & Taylor J. as they compete in the Illinois Junior Science Academy Project Session tomorrow!

Good luck to Sarah B. & Austin H. as they compete in the Illinois Junior Science Academy Paper Session today!

SIX FLAGS
8th Graders ~ Don't forget that your money, contract & permission slips are due on Monday! We hope you all are going to Six Flags. See Ms. Kulavic in room 200 if you have any questions.

SPORTS
LHS Cheerleading ~ Do you want to be a Lanphier cheerleader? 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.

JFL 2011 Registration ~ Junior Football League of Springfield will hold registration for Kindergarten through 8th grade students from 11AM-4PM at the following locations:

May 7 & 28 - Godfather's, 1549 S. Dirksen Parkway; Incredible Pizza Company, 2744 S. 6th St.; & White Oaks Mall

YEARBOOKS
Yearbooks are here! If you pre-ordered a yearbook, you can pick yours up during lunch shifts. If you are still interested in buying one, see Ms. J-C Nosa.

8TH GRADE DANCE
The 8th grade dance will be held TONIGHT! We will serve 8th graders dinner from 5:30-6PM and then the dance will be from 6-8PM. This dance is ONLY for JMS 8th grade students.

PEPSI CAPS
The deadline for YELLOW PEPSI caps has been extended. Please continue to bring in the caps!

LIBRARY NEWS
Students with library detentions are expected to serve the detention during the first 10 minutes of their lunch shift until the books are returned or the money for the books is paid. The detentions will be changing to after-school detentions the week of May 16th if you have not returned or paid for the books!

TALENT SHOW
The JMS Talent Show will be next Friday, May 13th from 1:30-2:30PM. Tickets will be on sale during the lunch shifts on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. Tickets will cost $1 each. There is a limited supply of tickets available. Don't miss out on the opportunity to see your fellow students show off their talents!

PENNIES FOR PATIENTS
Please join our Pennies for Patients campaign and help children with the blood-born cancers of leukemia and lymphoma. Bring your contributions to your first hour [B day] teacher. All types of change are welcome — not just pennies!

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

1ST DAY FUND FORMS
Please remember to turn in your YELLOW "First Day Fund" forms. This is regarding school supplies for next school year.

CAMP NKIRU
Camp Nkiru will take place at Springfield High School on June 20-July 29 from 9AM-4PM. The purpose of Camp Nkiru is to provide community youth with new ideas and opportunities that will empower them to make positive and life affirming choices that will improve their lives, their families' lives, and their community. For more information and applications, please see Ms. Austin in the Guidance Office.

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