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

Daily Announcements

February 22, 2013

Friday, February 22, 2013

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

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.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Happy birthday to .......
Latae C., Alexis H., Brandon B., Kealey B., Matthew R., Nariah C., & Justin W.!

AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE QUESTION OF THE DAY
Today's Question: George Washington Carver taught at what school?

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 did Elijah McCoy invent?
Answer: Automatic lubrication system

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: Hot Dogs; Catfish; Fish Sticks; Turkey & Mashed Potatoes; Grilled Cheese; Green Beans; Corn

Monday's Breakfast: Tac-Gos — Egg & Cheese in a Tortilla Shell

CLUBS & ACTIVITIES
Scholastic Bowl ~ Practice Tuesday from 2:30-4PM in room 113.

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

LLCC College for Kids ~ LLCC's Youth Services Program and the Athletics Department are excited to offer summer 2013 classes and camps for students who have completed Kindergarten through 8th grade as of Spring 2013. For more information, pick up an informational application packet from the bulletin board in the main lobby.


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!

Track ~ Track practice begins on Wednesday, March 6th. Attendance is mandatory. Be dressed appropriately and in the gym by 2:40.

To be eligible for track you must have the following 4 requirements:
1. a 2.0 GPA from the 1st semester
2. a physical dated within the last year of may 31, 2012
3. proof of insurance
an athletic card signed by your parents/guardians and the student athlete

If you have any questions, see Mr. Taylor.

6th Grade Girls' Volleyball ~ Saturday game at 9:30AM at Ball Charter against WMS

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!