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

JMS Daily Announcements

September 14, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018 

•  OUTSIDE DAY FOR LUNCH BREAK UNLESS THE WEATHER DOES NOT ALLOW •   

Remember ~ You are in charge of the choices that you make. Your day is what you make it. Let’s make it a great one!

 

SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL GOAL

WEEK 4: 9/10-9/14/18 Social Awareness

I will consider the perspective of others.

 

DRESS CODE

At JMS, we follow and enforce the District Dress Code Policy. Therefore, “hats, caps, bandannas, sweatbands, sunglasses, pajama pants, slippers, or shoes with wheels attached to the bottom shall not be worn in the buildings.”

In addition, jackets, sweatshirts, & hoodies should not be worn around the waist. Hoodies and jackets are not allowed in the classroom. Sweaters must be a solid color with no zippers or hoods. Layered shirts under your polo must be a solid color.

All personal grooming items should be kept in your locker. This includes combs, brushes, picks, cologne, lotion, lip gloss, glitter, sprays, etc. Purses and bookbags may not be carried to classrooms.

 

LOCKERS

You may access your locker before school, before lunch, after lunch, and after school. You should not share your locker or your locker combination with anyone. Keep your locker locked and not set to open!

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY 🎂

Louel C., Jazmyne H., Megan R., Alissa S., & Braydon M.!

 

CAFETERIA

Main Entrée: Mozzarella Bread Sticks OR Bacon Cheeseburgers

Tomorrow's Breakfast

 

NO GUM ON TRAYS!

Cafeteria Procedure:


  1. Form 2 single-file lines.

  2. Girls sit on the left side of the cafeteria.

  3. Boys sit on the right side of the cafeteria.

  4. Fill up each table.

  5. Admin will dismiss you by tables when it’s time to throw away your trash and go outside.

  6. Clean up after yourself and push in your chair.

No food or drinks may be taken out of the cafeteria. You may not eat or drink in the halls or the classrooms. The "sale" of Kool-Aid is NOT allowed.

You should NOT be hanging out in the halls or in the bathrooms. Go directly to lunch! Boys go directly outside via the boiler room doors. Girls go directly to the cafeteria.

 

PRIDE CARD WINNERS

Congratulations to our winners! The following Advisory teacher pulled a PRIDE card winner who received a coupon for one FREE item from Snack Attack. Great job everyone — keep showing that Jaguar PRIDE.


  • Mr. Hemstock 

  • Ms. Moore

  • Ms. Draper

  • Mrs. Goss-Rodgers

 

GUEST TEACHER KUDOS

Congratulations to the following classes for showing respectful behavior with a guest teacher!


  • Ms. Swaggerty's Adv. & 3rd period classes on 09/04/18.

  • Mrs. Dean's 1st period class on 09/07/18.

  • Mrs. Harris' 5th period class on 09/05/18.

  • Mr. Hemstock's 4th period class on 09/05/18.

 

Clubs & Other School Activities

 

Acceptable Use Policy

Each student must have a signed AUP on file before that student may use tech devices in the building. Get those AUPs signed and turned in as soon as possible. As in the past, no student will be denied the opportunity to participate in District mandated activities or assessments that require the use of technology.

Congratulations to our 8th grade class for winning the 90% AUP challenge! 

 

Athletics News

JMS JAGUARS ~ You are STUDENTS first and ATHLETES second!

• Cross Country - Practice today has been cancelled. The Lincoln Magnet Invite will be held Saturday at UIS at 3:30PM. The team bus will leave JMS by 2:30PM.

• 6th Grade GBB - Games tomorrow at GMS beginning at 11AM. You must provide your own transportation.

7th Grade GBB

8th Grade GBB

• Cheerleaders - 

• 7th & 8th Grade Girls' Volleyball If you would like to tryout for volleyball team, see Ms. Toni in the Discipline Office, room 110. This is ONLY for 7th & 8th grade girls.

6th Grade BBB - The team lists are posted outside of the cafeteria. You will have practice tomorrow from 9AM-12PM. Please use the back gym doors.

 

PRIDE ~ We are ......

Prepared

Respectful

Involved

Disciplined

Empathetic

We show Jaguar PRIDE!