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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Red Ribbon Week

October 5, 2010
2 Smart 2 Start Using Drugs!

October 25th through 28th will be Red Ribbon Week at JMS!

"We are 2 smart 2 start using drugs!"

Monday, October 25 ~ 2 Smart 2 Start Wristbands
Drug-free wristbands will be distributed to all 1st block teachers. One way we can show respect towards ourselves is by staying drug-free. Our school-wide essay contest begins today. Students may enter a persuasive essay as to "Why you should be drug-free like me." Essays are due by Thursday to Mrs. Rennison in the main office.

Tuesday, October 26 ~ Drugs Are Pointless
Pencils with the drug-free message will be distributed to students.

Wednesday, October 27 ~ Hooked On Books, Not Drugs
Bookmarks with the drug-free message will be distributed to students. Mrs. Kulavic and Ms. Alexander will be doing a book swap at lunch.

Thursday, October 28 ~ Wear Red Day
Students and staff are encouraged to wear red shirts today to show their support for being drug-free. Also, Red Ribbons will be tied onto cars in the parking lot to remind us not to drink and drive.