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

JMS Daily Announcements

October 2, 2013

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Remember ~ your day is what you make it. Let's make it a good one!

Due to the room being painted, detentions will NOT be held in room 113 today and tomorrow!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Happy birthday to .......
Contessa L., Emanuel K., & Steven W.!

CAFETERIA
Main Entree: BBQ Riblets; Chicken Patties
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Muffins

Picture Day!
JMS Fall Picture Day will be tomorrow! Students will be allowed to dress down, but MUST follow District Handbook Dress Code. If you do not come dressed appropriately, administrators will provide you with appropriate clothing for your picture. NO LEGGINGS! If a student gets in trouble on this dress down day, they will NOT be allowed to participate in any dress down days for the remainder of the school year. No exceptions!

DAILY REMINDERS
Housekeeping
Keep your hands to yourselves!

Restroom passes must remain in your planner. Any restroom pass sheet that is torn out of a planner will NOT be valid.

Please bring your PE clothes to the locker room before school between 7:50 & 8AM only on Mondays or Tuesdays. Take home PE clothes on Fridays only and put them in your hall locker only at assigned times ~ before/after school & before/after lunch.

Please remember to be quiet in the halls especially during lunch shifts.

Please be sure to check the "Jaguar News" bulletin board in the main lobby for important information.

Please remember to tuck in your shirts and to wear a solid color dark belt with your slacks/shorts. No neon color polo shirts are allowed. No gray or green shorts or pants are allowed. Please do NOT roll up your pant legs. You may not wear rubber wristbands/bracelets, bandanas, hats, or gloves. Please keep your accessories to a minimum.

Please remember to get to class on time. No more tardies!

Please do not share your combination with a friend. If you are having trouble opening your locker, ask an adult for help. Also, do not leave your locker "set" to open.

Gum is not allowed at JMS!

No food is allowed on buses. You may have a water bottle.

Math Night
Thank you to all students, parents and staff members who attended Math Night last night! A good time was had by all.

Yearbook
Announcing….. The Jefferson Middle School 2013-14 Standard Yearbook is on sale for $20.00! New this year is the opportunity to purchase a value package!

Package A is on sale for $27 and includes: Yearbook, Zoom Current Events Insert, Personalized Cover with Student's Name Printed in Foil, Autograph Insert and Yearbook Stickys.

Package B is on sale for $25.75 and includes: Yearbook, Zoom Current Events Insert, Personalized Cover with Student's Name Printed in Foil, and Autograph Insert.

Package C is on sale for $24.50 and includes: Yearbook, Zoom Current Events Insert, and Personalized Cover with Student's Name Printed in Foil!

Package D is on sale for $21.50 and includes: Yearbook and the Zoom Current Events Insert.

Order your copy Today!

2 Ways to Order:
Return Form & Payment to Mrs. Collier in the main office or place your order online at http://www.ybpay.lifetouch.com using yearbook ID code: 10667714

Box Tops for Education
Keep turning in your box tops!

WEB Leaders
Attention 8th grade WEB leaders: We will be having a WEB leader meeting on Tuesday, October 29th after school. Please listen to the morning announcements in October for more information. Please see Ms. Galligan, Ms. Hitchery, Ms. Swaggerty, or Mrs. Wash if you have any questions!

JMS Cheerleader Fundraiser
You're invited to an Applebee's® Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast to support the JMS cheerleaders. Tickets are $5 each.
When: October 12th from 8-10AM
Where: Applebee's Neighborhood Bar & Grill® at 2554 Sunrise Drive.
Come enjoy a short stack for a tall cause!

ATHLETIC NEWS
Please remember to follow all school rules & to show proper sportsmanship when attending a school sporting event. If you are removed from an event, whether at JMS or another school, you may be banned from attending any future extra-curricular events for the remainder of the school year.

If you have been sent to a Buddy Room, you may NOT attend the basketball game. This applies to players and cheerleaders too!

7th/8th Grade Girls' Basketball
All players should meet in room 200 after school today.

There will be 7th/8th grade girls' home basketball games today at 6PM in our gym against Decatur Robinson.

6th Grade Girls' Basketball
Practice today from 4-5:15PM.

6th Grade Boys' Basketball
Practice tomorrow from 5:45-7:30PM.

Have a great day!

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