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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

JMS Daily Announcements

May 27, 2014

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

STUDENTS: NO running, shoving or pushing in the hallways. Consequences will be issued for this behavior!


Remember ~ your day is what you make it. Let's make it a good one!

Happy birthday to .......
No birthdays today.

Main Entree: Tacos; Hot Ham & Cheese; Refried Beans
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Cinnamon French Toast

Chips & drinks are not allowed outside of the cafeteria!

Nooks & Kindles may NOT be brought to school.

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. No jackets or vests may be worn in the classroom. 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.

If you have lost your glasses, please see Mrs. Frye after school in room 109.

If you have recently moved or have a new phone number, please contact Mrs. Frye with the new information.

Band students will NOT be allowed early dismissal at the end of the day to get their instruments.

Box Tops for Education
Friday, May 30th will be the last Boxtop collection of the school year. Teachers ~ Please turn in your Boxtops to Mrs. McCorkle by the end of the day Friday.

End of the Year Field Trips
All field trip money should be turned in to Mrs. Collier in the main office by the end of the day today.

Library Books
All library books must be returned as soon as possible.

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 athletic event for the day. This applies to players and cheerleaders too!

Congratulations to all the JMS athletes who competed in the state track meet over the weekend, Ananise M., Tyrese P., Jordan Y., Kierra W., Lezhauria W., Hannah C., and Lauren F..

Congratulations to Hannah C. who received a 5th place medal in the 100m hurdles.

All track uniforms need to be cleaned and returned in a bag with your name written on a piece of paper so we can identify who has turned in their equipment. Bags can be turned in to Mr. Hoffek, room 109 or to Mr. Taylor in the gym. Please return these ASAP!

Jersey Sale
JMS is retiring a few sports jerseys! If you are interested, see Mr. Horton. Each jersey sells for $5. You may wear the jersey to school as part of your uniform if you wear it over a uniform polo shirt.

1st Annual Jaguar Classic
Come join us recognize our 8th grade student athletes and also have some fun! On Friday, May 30th from 5:30-8PM for the low price of $2, you will see our 8th grade girls' volleyball team play against their parents, the 8th grade volleyball players vs the 7th grade volleyball players, the 8th grade boys' basketball players vs the 7th grade boys' basketball players, AND the 8th grade girls & boys basketball teams vs the JMS Staff team.

For more information, please see Ms. Miller or Mr. Horton.

Have a great day!

At JMS I will ....
Discipline &
to show my Jaguar PRIDE!