Tuesday, March 5, 2019
• 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!
WEEK 28: 03/04-03/08/19 Self Awareness Skills:
How can we agree or disagree respectfully in discussions?
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: Breaded Ravioli with Meat Sauce & Garlic Bread OR Chicken Nuggets with Garlic Bread
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Eggo Waffles
Girls go outside first. Boys go to the cafeteria first.
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! GIRLS go directly outside via the boiler room doors. BOYS go directly to the cafeteria.
PRIDE CARD PULL
Congratulations to ALL advisory classes! There will be one lucky winner from each of our advisory classes who will receive a certificate for one 6-inch sub from Subway.
FORTNITE BOOK CHALLENGE
Don't forget to keep reading books for the JMS Fortnite Book Challenge — read those books and fill out your Battle Pass!
BLACK HISTORY MONTH T-SHIRT ORDER
If you would like to order a Black History month t-shirt, please pick up an order form from the Jaguar News in the main lobby. All shirts are long-sleeved and will cost $12 each. Get your orders in soon!
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. Come to school every day and stay all day!
Final February standings:
- 6th grade - 87.37%
- 7th grade - 87.44%
- 8th grade - 82.51%
Congratulations to the 7th grade! You will be allowed to dress down tomorrow. Please follow the District Dress Code Guidelines — no leggings, no yoga pants, no pants with rips or tears, etc.
BOXTOPS for EDUCATION
Bring in your Box Tops during the month 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.
CLUBS & OTHER AFTER-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
21st Century after-school program is cancelled until further notice.
Yearbook Staff Meeting
The yearbook staff will meet today after school from 2:30-4PM in room 211. See Ms. Sponsler if you have questions or if you cannot make it to the meeting.
The Scholastic Bowl team will have a competitive meet today at Taylorville Jr. High School at 4PM. Please report to room 123 after school.
JMS JAGUARS ~ You are STUDENTS first and ATHLETES second!
• 6th Grade Girls' Volleyball -
• 7th Grade Girls' Volleyball -
• 8th Grade Girls' Volleyball -
• Track - Practice today after school from 2:30-4PM.
PRIDE ~ We are ......
We show Jaguar PRIDE!