Wednesday, December 5, 2018
• OUTSIDE DAY FOR LUNCH BREAK UNLESS THE WEATHER DOES NOT ALLOW • 1:30PM DISMISSAL TODAY •
Cold weather is upon us. Please be sure you are wearing your coat, hat, gloves, & scarf. Don't leave anything on the bus. Car riders are reminded that you will not be allowed inside the building until 7:40AM. Dress warmly!
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!
WEEK 16: 12/03-12/07/18 Self-Management:
I will identify ways to manage stress.
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.
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 🎂
Main Entrée: Orange Chicken with Rice OR Mozzarella Breadsticks with Marinara Sauce
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Egg & Cheese Horseshoe
NO GUM ON TRAYS!
- Form 2 single-file lines.
- Girls sit on the left side of the cafeteria.
- Boys sit on the right side of the cafeteria.
- Fill up each table.
- Admin will dismiss you by tables when it’s time to throw away your trash and go outside.
- 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.
GUEST TEACHER KUDOS
Congratulations to the following classes for showing respect and doing the right thing when having a guest teacher!
- Mrs. S. Gephart 11/28/18 6th period
- Mrs. Hulvey 11/29/18 Advisory
- Mr. Hemstock 11/29/18 Advisory
- Mr. Rigoni 11/29/18 2nd period
- Mrs. M. Hoffman 11/29/18 1st period
- Ms. Hoffek 11/28/18 5th period
PRIDE Card Winners
Congratulations to the following Advisory classes! One student from each of these classes will win one free item from Snack Attack!
- Ms. Chavours
- Mrs. Harris
- Ms. Furkin
- Ms. Swaggerty
- Mr. J. Gephart
- Mrs. Horstman
- Mr. Blackburn
- Mrs. Davis
- Mr. Daugherty
- Ms. Thomas
8TH GRADE T-SHIRT ORDERS
Order forms for 8th grade t-shirts are available in the Jaguar News in the Main Lobby. Turn in your orders & money to Mrs. Staab & Mrs. Pyle.
NAVIGATE HIGH SCHOOL 101
All 8th grade students and their parents are invited to attend Navigate HS 101 tonight from 5:30-6:30PM at JMS. Come learn more about your future high school experience!
Those JMS 8th grade students who attend this informational evening will receive a free dress down pass.
TEXAS ROADHOUSE GIFT CARDS
The Texas Roadhouse Gift Card Fundraiser has been extended through tomrrow. Extra forms and envelope they can pick one up in the Jaguar News.
Clubs & Other School Activities
Brain Boosters will meet in the library after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
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.
Continue to check the Attendance Challenge board in the main lobby. Your grade could be the winner of a dress down day if your grade has the highest attendance percentage for the month of November. Come to school every day and stay all day!
The final attendance numbers for the month of November are:
- 6th grade - 89.54%
- 7th grade - 89.47%
- 8th grade - 85.56%
As November winners, 6th grade will get to dress down on Friday!
Boxtops for Education
Bring in your Box Tops during the month of November for a chance to win a free dress down day. To be entered in the drawing, just bring any amount of unexpired Box Tops to your advisory teacher before the end of the month. Two lucky students will be drawn.
JMS JAGUARS ~ You are STUDENTS first and ATHLETES second!
• 6th Grade GBB -
• 7th Grade GBB - Fines will be issued to players that have not returned uniforms.
• 8th Grade GBB -
• Cheerleaders -
• 7th Grade Girls' Volleyball -
• 8th Grade Girls' Volleyball -
• 6th Grade BBB -
• 7th Grade BBB -
• 8th Grade BBB -
PRIDE ~ We are ......
We show Jaguar PRIDE!