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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Thursday, October 19, 2006

October 19, 2006

Morning Announcements:
• Health Teachers
There will be a brief meeting after school in room 122 today in order to get some supplies and some information. You will be making a decision on chaperones for the November 6th trip.

• Bus Referrals
Please remember that riding the late activity bus after school is a privilege. If you receive 3 bus suspensions, you will not be allowed to ride the activity bus for the rest of the school year.

• Cafeteria News
Students — please remember to sit on the appropriate side of the cafeteria during your lunch period! Mrs. Gordy and Mrs. Lawrence will be writing detentions for those that choose to sit on the wrong side of the cafeteria.

Main Entree: Rib Sandwiches

NO A la Carte

Reminder: No flavored water, sport drink, or juice drinks will be allowed into the building after lunch!

• Beta Club
Beta Club will meet today at lunch. Bring in containers for Box Tops for Education. Also, there will be a sign up to help at Southern View's Halloween Fundraiser on Saturday, October 28th.

• Boys' Basketball
7th & 8th grade boys' basketball practice will be held today from 2:30 to 4 PM.

• Band/Music News
6th Grade Band Friday: 1st hour - clarinets; 3rd hour - saxes

6th grade students: if you are interested, Mrs. Charneski has openings for flute, trumpet, trombone, alto clarinet, and baritone horn.

• Festival of Trees
The following students need to meet in room 118 today right after school to work on Festival of Trees:
Emily Couch
Susan Petrosky
Jordyn Lahey
Brandon Ivey
Alex Nelch
Taylor Walker
Dylan Petersen
Michael Stroh
Maurice Newkirk
Audrey Ritz
Aaron Jackson
You must arrange to be picked up by 4:15 PM or take the activity bus home. If you can't, don't stay! If you have any questions see Mrs. Magruder in room 118.

• Dress Code
Students — you may not wear shorts or capris now as a part of your uniform.

T-shirts worn beneath your polo shirt must be either white or the same color as your polo shirt. No exceptions! No long sleeved shirts are to be worn under your short sleeved polo shirt.

No pins are to be worn over logos on your polo shirt. Your polo shirt should not have any logos or emblems.

Also, sweat pants & cargo pants are not allowed as part of Jefferson's dress code! Cargo pants are defined as any pants that have zippers or pockets down the legs.

No more free uniforms will be issued from the main office! Sweatshirts are now on sale for $10 each.

Teachers — if there is a student in violation of the dress code, please fill out a minor referral and call for an escort to room 110.

• PRIDE Winners
The following students have had their PRIDE cards drawn for free admission to the dance:
Christian Huddleston
Matt Carlson
Megan Thorne
Monique Mabry
Corvette Westerfield
Stormi Brown
Marshall Hodges
Amber McClanahan
Cheyenne Willett
Julia Adams
Jordyn Lahey
If your name is on the NO DANCE list, you will not be admitted to the dance on Friday.

Today is an "Out of the Blue" day! The following students will be called down to the cafeteria over the PA system today to enjoy popcorn balls with Mrs. Rennison!
Karen Williams
Richard Miller
Frankie Fico
Jordan Donlow
Brandar McKennedy
Samantha Kluzer
Megan Thorne
Desha Brown
Megan Miller
Demarea Posqualo
Josh Allen
TaTianna Berry
Nicole Costa
Tamieka Lee
Romaine Campbell
Katie Cookson
Brittany Bradley
Angela Ray
CJ Coleman
Jakia Grant
Shawna Hamm
Brianna Ennis
Kenya Watson
Kirsten Cass
Sayra Sanchez
Darnisha Newman
Quinisha Commer
Martin Green
James Davis
Britney Heck
Anthony Tapley
Brianna Ennis
James Davis
Brad McCormick
Brittney Virgin
Amna AlZahrani
Jake Kniery
Amy Nutaut
Danielle Goodpasture
Clifton James
Carmen Westerfield
Taverious Rice
Devon Fluelen
Zach Crouch
Trevor Crist
Tiara Burrage
Chris Newsome
Shawnise Stelivan
Britney Harper
Mary Harris
Alesia Shanklin
Anthony Straker
Alayna Bowdern
Daronn Commer
Evelyn Byrd
Dexter Young
Cartez Walker
Kirsten Cass

• Halloween Dance
The Halloween dance will be held this Friday, October 20th, from 6-8 PM. Admission will be $3. This dance is for Jefferson students only! If you are wearing a mask, you will be asked to remove the mask at the door. We need to know who you are! You may then put the mask back on for the dance.

Remember our school expectations:
Respect Yourself
Respect Others
Respect Property