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3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703
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Daily Announcements

March 18, 2008

Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Respect yourself. • Respect others. • Respect property.

Thursday is the last day of 3rd quarter and a 1:30PM dismissal day. Please make sure all assignments are turned in!

Remember: It is not ok to disrupt class. It is not ok to be hurtful to others!

Keep your hands, feet & other objects to yourself!

CAFETERIA NEWS
Main Entree: Taco burgers; Au Gratin potatoes; Corn
A la Carte will be open.

BAND/J-JAZZ
J-Jazz will have practice after school tomorrow.

All-City participants need to eat lunch first shift. Go back to your class until you are called down at 11:45 AM. Do not bring anything with you except a coat if needed. A list of students going to All-City practice today has been sent by email to teachers.

No 6th grade band today! Bring something to study or read. Some of you have packets to finish.

SCHOLASTIC BOWL
There is a Scholastic Bowl meet today after school in Ms. Wright's room. T-shirts are here!

ART RECOGNITION
Congratulations to Wesley R., art student extraordinaire, for having his 3-point perspective drawing chosen to represent JMS in the District Art Show! Wes's artwork will be on display in the Board Office through the end of the school year.

ISAT REWARD DANCE
Thursday will be a 1:30 PM dismissal day! There will be a free dance during 7th hour for all students who attended every day of ISAT week.

VOLLEYBALL
The following volleyball girls have these fines:
Callie J. - Volleyball uniform
Chelsey F. - Volleyball t-shirts
Jamie S. - Volleyball uniform
Natalie R. - Volleyball t-shirt
Rachel R. - Volleyball shoes & uniform
Susan P. - Volleyball uniform

Please turn in your uniform into Ms. Southard as soon as possible! These fines need to be paid as soon as possible.

PROJECT NEXT GENERATION
The next Project Next Generation workshop will run from April 8 to May 15, meeting Tuesdays & Thursdays from 4-6:30PM at Lincoln Library on 7th and Capitol. Our theme is video editing. We will write, film, & edit our own videos. We will save them to DVD. See Mrs. Rennison if you are interested.

REMINDERS
This is a reminder to ALL students to keep their hands to themselves while at school.

• Students — please be in your seat when the tardy bell rings!

Hallway behavior is very important. If you run, hit, curse, etc. in the halls, you will receive an after-school detention for 1 1/2 hours. You will also receive one if you roam the halls during class time.

BIST ~ Teachers are only going to redirect you once! After that, if you do not follow proper classroom procedures, you will be asked to move to the "Safe Seat" in the classroom. Please move to the Safe Seat without arguing. There will be consequences for being sent out of the classroom to a Buddy Room or Recovery.

If you are asked to go to the Safe Seat and you refuse, you will receive at least 2 after-school detentions!

Guest teachers are aware of our BIST procedures. Please respect our guest teachers.

Remember our school expectations:
Respect Yourself • Respect Others • Respect Property

READING COMPREHENSION IS OUR FOCUS!