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

JMS Daily Announcements

December 18, 2018

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 

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

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!

 

SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL GOAL

WEEK 18: 12/17-12/20/18 Relationship Skills:

When I do not understand how to do something, I will ask an adult or peer for help.

 

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 🎂

Emanuel E.!

 

CAFETERIA

Main Entrée: Baked Fried Chicken with Rolls OR Meatloaf

Tomorrow's Breakfast: Eggo Pancakes

 

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.

 

SEMESTER EXAM SCHEDULE


  • Today - Math

  • Wednesday - Math

  • Thursday - Makeups

 

JAGUAR JACKPOT GOLD CLUB MINGLE LUNCH WINNERS

Congratulations to the following Gold Club members who have won a "mingle lunch" this week!

6th Grade


  • Jurni R.

  • Kollin L.

  • Mackenzie M.

  • De’Ahjunai S.

  • Evelyne D.

  • Antoine M.

  • Emma F.

  • Camden F.

  • Natasia B.

  • Nyeda H.

  • Malakye A.

  • Connor K.

  • Charmi M.

  • Derrick D.

  • Mark S.

  • Adriana J.

7th Grade


  • Matthew P.

  • Kyra C.

  • Adreanna B.-M.

  • Xavier G.

  • Brandon G.

  • Hayden C.

  • Andre R.

  • Taylor M.

  • Ezekial J.

  • Jada B.

  • Justyce W.

  • Darnisha R.

  • Deeahmoni S.

  • Louel C.

  • Chasity P.

  • Shaunessy H.

8th Grade


  • Taylor B.

  • Nyree H.

  • Lamiah R.

  • Preston W.

  • Quentin D.

  • Riley C.

  • Onna M.

  • Carl M.

  • John J.

  • Ryan S.

  • Sophia L.

  • Kierra B.

  • Josiah B.-M.

  • Logan S.

  • Portia M.

  • Lawisha W.

 

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 by Thursday.

 

Clubs & Other School Activities

Attendance Challenge

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!

Current standings:


  • 6% grade - 92.16%

  • 7th grade - 91.75%

  • 8th grade - 90%

 

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.

 


Athletics News

JMS JAGUARS ~ You are STUDENTS first and ATHLETES second!

• Cheerleaders - 

• 6th Grade Girls' Volleyball - NO practice today!

• 7th Grade Girls' Volleyball -  

• 8th Grade Girls' Volleyball - 

6th Grade BBB

• 7th Grade BBB - 

• 8th Grade BBB -  

 

PRIDE ~ We are ......

Prepared

Respectful

Involved

Disciplined

Empathetic

We show Jaguar PRIDE!