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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

JMS Daily Announcements

August 22, 2014

Friday, August 22, 2014


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

Happy birthday to .......
Aiden T., Jade K., Michael K., & Waylen R.!

Main Entree: Pepperoni Pizza; Grilled Cheese; Taco Burgers; Spaghetti; Grilled Chicken with Swiss; Potato Wedges; Baked Beans
Monday's Breakfast: Mini Pancakes

Do NOT dig through the lunch trays. Take the tray on top of the stack. All trays are clean but may be scuffed on the bottom. If you happen to find a tray that has something on the top side, please let an adult know. When you dig through trays, you are spreading germs. Consequences for not following directions: You will eat last!

Gentlemen ~ Please NO sagging of pants or shorts! If you have belt loops on your shorts or pants, you must wear a belt.

Walkers must arrive at school by 7:45AM in order to eat breakfast & have full choices of items available.

7th & 8th graders must use their assigned stairs — do not use the 6th grade hall as a shortcut!

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 remember to be quiet in the halls especially during lunch shifts in the 6th grade hall.

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

Please remember to get to class on time.

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.

Read 5 Logs
If you participated in the Read 5 summer book program, please turn in your reading log to one of your teachers or to the main office today. Your log must be signed by a parent or guardian.

Are you interested in math and science and looking for an after-school club to join? See Ms. Wright in room 202 for an IMSA application.

Girl Scouts
Any girl interested in joining Girl Scouts should grab a flyer from the Jaguar News in the main lobby.

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!

Cross Country
If you missed practice Tuesday, it's not too late to join cross country! See Ms. Guerrero in room 110 for a practice schedule and come to the next practice.

JFL Football
Tryouts 8/26 @ 5:30PM at JMS. Bring your birth certificate. For more information, grab a form from the Jaguar News in the main lobby.

Have a great day!

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