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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Thursday, March 1, 2007

March 1, 2007


Cell phones are to be kept in your locker at all times during the school day. You may not carry them in your pocket. You may not use them or carry them at lunch. If you choose to break the rule, your phone will be taken from you and it will be held in the main office. A parent will have to come to school to retrieve it.

Students are not to leave the classroom without a pass and an escort. Teachers ~ please be sure to leave specific sub plans stating that no students are to be in the hallways.

Teachers — if there is a student in violation of the dress code, please fill out a minor referral and call for an escort to room 110.

No hornets or rubber bands are allowed at Jefferson! If you choose to have them in your possession, there will be severe consequences.

Main Entree: Salisbury Steak
No A la Carte

6th grade volleyball practice will be held today from 4-5 PM.

Of our 656 students, 526 students are referral free for the month of January! 91% of our students have 0-1 referrals. Keep up the good work!

ISATs will be given March 12 through 16. Be sure to get plenty of sleep, eat a good breakfast, and do your best on the test! Attendance during this time is very important.

There will be a sign up for track next Wednesday, March 7th. The 6th graders will sign up with Mr. Blunk in room 101. The 7th graders will meet with Mr. Taylor in the cafeteria. The 8th graders will meet with Ms. Naples in the cafeteria. Physicals need to be submitted to the school before students may begin participating.

Math-a-thon money is due Wednesday, March 7th. Turn in your money to your math teacher.

All-City choir field trip is today. These 6 students will leave this morning at 9 AM. They will need to go to their lockers between 1st & 2nd hours. These students will need to eat lunch when they return.

See the list of winning names posted in the gym and outside of the cafeteria!

Please have your parents complete and return the same gender survey sent home last week. It is important that this survey is returned as soon as possible.

Teachers ~ If you have any completed surveys, please bring them to the office.

Saturday, March 10th from 8 AM - Noon, there will be a hands-on math/science/technology conference at UIS for girls only. See your math teacher for more information. Pick up a brochure and take it home!

Remember our school expectations:
Respect Yourself • Respect Others • Respect Property