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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

JMS Daily Announcements

September 19, 2013

Thursday, September 19, 2013
No School Friday for Students!

Remember ~ your day is what you make it. Let's make it a good one!

Happy birthday to .......
Hurizen M., Allie N., Eddie G., Raymond S., Destinee W., Zachary C., Taveon C., Jerica E., Alexandra A., & Devon E.!

Main Entree: Corndogs; Cheeseburgers; Tator Tots
Monday's Breakfast: Breakfast Pizza

Restroom passes must remain in your planner. Any restroom pass sheet that is torn out of a planner will NOT be valid.

Please bring your PE clothes to the locker room before school between 7:50 & 8AM only on Mondays or Tuesdays. Take home PE clothes on Fridays only and put them in your hall locker only at assigned times ~ before/after school & before/after lunch.

Please remember to be quiet in the halls especially during lunch shifts.

Please be sure to check the "Jaguar News" bulletin board in the main lobby for important information.

Please remember to tuck in your shirts and to wear a belt with your slacks/shorts. No neon color polo shirts are allowed. No gray or green shorts or pants are allowed. You may not wear rubber wristbands/bracelets, bandanas, hats, or gloves. Please keep your accessories to a minimum.

Please remember to get to class on time.

Please do not share your combination with a friend. If you are having trouble opening your locker, ask an adult for help. Also, do not leave your locker "set" to open.

Gum is not allowed at JMS!

No food is allowed on buses. You may have a water bottle.

Math Night
Math Night is coming Tuesday, October 1st! Come enjoy a night of games with your family! Teachers handed out Math Night flyers during your 1st hour class. Please return the bottom portion as soon as possible.

Yearbook Staff
Congratulations to the following students for being selected for Jefferson's yearbook staff:
Kaylee W., Hurizen M., Jayla C., Kyra M., Bailey L., Tiebryis M., Michael H., Taylor M., Lezhauria W., Samantha V., Tyrese P., Angelica H., & Audrey S.

Please stop by room 204 sometime today to pick up your welcome packet if you haven't already. The 1st yearbook meeting will be held on September 25th from 2:40-4PM in room 204. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Nosa.

Box Tops for Education
Please begin to bring in Box Tops. All staff members were provided with a bag to store the Box Tops. Students need to turn in Box Tops to their homeroom teacher. Rewards will be given to homerooms and to grade levels that have collected the most Box Tops each quarter. Let the competitions begin!

JMS Cheerleader Fundraiser
You're invited to an Applebee's® Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast to support the JMS cheerleaders. Tickets are $5 each.
When: October 12th from 8-10AM
Where: Applebee's Neighborhood Bar & Grill® at 2554 Sunrise Drive.
Come enjoy a short stack for a tall cause!

7th/8th Grade Girls' Basketball
There will be a 7th/8th grade girls' basketball away game today at Ball Charter School at 4:30PM against LMS/BCS. Come out and support our team!

6th Grade Girls' Basketball
Practice today from 4-5:15PM.
Game at GMS at 8AM & 8:45AM on Saturday.

6th Grade Boys' Basketball
There will be an open gym tonight from 6-8PM for 6th grade boys interested in playing on the 6th grade boys' basketball team. Enter through the gym doors only!

Cross Country
JMS cross country team will participate in the Franklin, IL Invite on Saturday at 9:45AM.

Have a great day!

At JMS I will ....
Discipline &
to show my Jaguar PRIDE!