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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
217/585-5810
 

Daily Announcements

February 7, 2013

Thursday, February 7, 2013

JMS EXPECTATIONS
• Attendance of at least 94%
• Good Education
- Good Grades
- Preparing You for Life
• Good Behavior
- Respect Yourself
- Respect Others
- Respect Property

NO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY, MONDAY OR TUESDAY!

REMINDERS
Students ~
• Do NOT let people into the building! You compromise the safety of the entire school. Anyone doing this will be issued severe consequences!
• Scarves are not a part of your uniform. Therefore, scarves should not be worn even as a belt.

We will be participating in the Great Central US ShakeOut this morning at 10:15AM!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Happy birthday to .......
Arrion B., Dyzik R., Miracle W., Myren S., Michael S., Elaine B., Calista P., & Jerresha J.!

AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE QUESTION OF THE DAY
Today's Question: What did Ned invent?

Please fill out the little yellow card in the rear of the cafeteria with your answer and drip it in the answer box.

Yesterday's Question: What caused Matthew Henson to become the first person to set foot on the North Pole?

Answer: Admiral Perry was sick and had frostbite.

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Chicken Nuggets; Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese; Homemade Pepperoni Pizza; Carrots

Wednesday's Breakfast: Bagel with Cream Cheese

STUDENT-LED CONFERENCES
Student-led conferences will be held on Monday! Please be sure to come with your parents/guardians for your conference on Monday.

CLUBS & ACTIVITIES
4-H Scholastic Achievement Program ~ The Learning by Doing 4-H Scholars Program will begin today at UIS from 6-8PM. This 3-month program is open to all youth from ages 5-18. Parents are responsible for transporting students to and from sessions. Classes will be taught by volunteers and high school students.

Classes offered will be:
Animal Science, Computer Science & Webpage Development, Robotics, and Leadership Developoment.

For more information or an application, see Mr. Klasing.

Yearbook ~ The JMS yearbook ~ 2012-2013 A Year to Remember ~ is on sale now. Order yours today! Return your order form and money to Mrs. Nosa in room 215 or order online.

Kohl's Gotta Dance! ~ St. John's Children's Hospital & Kohl's Cares are sponsoring FREE dance classes for students in grades 6-10. For more information, go to sjchildrens.org


SPORTS NEWS
If you go to a buddy room or in-house on the day of a game, you CANNOT attend the game. This applies to everyone INCLUDING team players!

8th Grade Boys' Basketball ~ Congratulations to our 8th grade boys on their Sectional win last night!

Southeast High School Cheer Camp/Clinic ~ Join the SSHS cheerleaders for a cheerleading camp/clinic on Saturday, February 9th. Go to your school's main office, or contact SSHS for details and a registration form.

SCHOOL STORE
School store is now open daily before 8AM in front of room 114. JMS spirit wear can be purchased in room 109 from Mrs. Taylor.

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