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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

8th Grade Moving Up Parent Information

Yesterday Dear 8th Grade Families, At the end of the school year, we will be having a Moving Up Ceremony for our 8th grade students. This celebration may be in-person, or virtual, this will be detemined at a later date. At this ceremony, awards and promotion certificates will be handed out. This is not a graduation, but a time to celebrate the accomplishments of middle school. READ MORE

Physicals & Immunizations ~ Deadline Approaching Soon!

7 days ago Reminder All Incoming 6th grade students and new students to District 186 must provide the school with an updated school physical and immunization record prior to Oct 1, 2020. No student will be allow to access remote learning after October 1,2020 and they will be excluded from school until this is received.  You may email the records to our JMS nurse at ddavis1@sps186.org, fax them to 217-585-5814, or hand deliver to JMS. Remember, there are no exceptions. READ MORE

JMS F.A.C.E. Meeting

Sep 14, 2020 Jefferson Middle School is inviting our wonderful parents to our first kick-off FACE Meeting to be held via ZOOM!  Our discussions would be the Census, JMS Compact, JMS Policy, Questions and Concerns from parents!  Please join us on Wednesday, September 30. 2020, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm via ZOOM!  The ZOOM link will be coming soon! We are looking forward to seeing you!

SPS Meal Distribution Now Open To All Children

Sep 8, 2020 Meal Distribution for All Children Beginning Tuesday, September 8, meal distribution is open to all children up to age 18, not just District 186 students. Grab and go, prepackaged breakfast and lunch can be picked up each day from 7 AM to 11:30 AM at all locations listed below. Each child will receive one prepackaged breakfast and one prepackaged lunch each day. Meals must be refrigerated or heated up if not eaten immediately. READ MORE

JMS Cross Country Parent Letter

Aug 27, 2020 Welcome to the strangest Cross Country Season on record in my 20 years of coaching the sport!  I’m going to attempt to answer as many questions as possible here but I’m certain there will be more.  So, here we go! Each event (practice or meet) I will log the student’s temperature as well as their responses to some COVID symptom questions.  If the student’s temperature exceeds 100. READ MORE

6th Grade Orientation ~ WEB

Aug 25, 2020 Hey Jefferson Middle School 6th Grader, We, at Jefferson Middle School, are excited to invite the class of 2027 to your WEB Orientation! When: Monday, August 31, 2020 at 9-10AM for students whose last name begins in A-L and 10:30-11:30AM for student whose last name begins in M-Z Where: Zoom -- Join Zoom Meeting Who: The entire class of 2027 and all WEB Leaders Why: WEB Leaders, who are 8th graders, want to make sure that you get a fun and successful start to READ MORE

JMS Cross Country Practices

Aug 24, 2020 If you are interested in running cross country this fall, the first practice will be held this Saturday, August 29th, from 10-11AM at Southeast High School in front of the Spartan on Ash Street. Please bring a face covering and hyour own water. Remember - you must have a sports physical in order to participate. Upcoming practice dates, times, and locations: Saturday, Aug. 29th from 10-11AM at Southeast High School in front of the Spartan on Ash Street Monday, Aug. READ MORE

JMS Fall Tech & Textbook Distribution Schedule

Aug 21, 2020 Monday, August 24th - 6th grade from 9AM-2PM Tuesday, August 25th - 7th grade from 9AM-2PM Wednesday, August 26th - 8th grade from 10AM-3PM Thursday, August 27th - All grades from 3PM-6PM Friday, August 28th - All grades from 9AM-2PM Thank you for remembering your mask and for following social distancing measures. We are asking you to remain in your vehicle. Please enter the main parking lot from Allis Street. READ MORE

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