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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

JMS Daily Announcements

September 26, 2013

Thursday, September 26, 2013
Remember ~ your day is what you make it. Let's make it a good one!

Happy birthday to .......
Gerald C., Parker O., Iesha M., & Aron P.!

Main Entree: Chicken Alfredo; Sloppy Joe's
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Poptarts

Congratulations to our Students of the Month!
Tyrese P. nominated by Mrs. Magruder
Lexi G. nominated by Ms. Harrison
Kenitra T. nominated by Mr. Knox
Hannah C. nominated by Mr. Tyler
Natalie M. nominated by Mr. Taylor
Jazmine W. nominated by Ms. Swaggerty
Latae C. nominated by Ms. Alexander
Alysa G. nominated by Ms. Hopper
Elisa O. nominated by Mrs. McCorkle
Ana S. nominated by Ms. Galligan
Nathanyel J. nominated by Ms. Ladage
Andrew S. nominated by Mrs. Beebe
Juana G. nominated by Ms. Joost
Lucas B. nominated by Mrs. Wash
Bailey L. nominated by Ms. Wells
Raeven E. nominated by Mr. Gass
Miranda F. nominated by Mrs. Goss-Rodgers
Shylie M. nominated by Ms. Petty-Meyer
Austin B. nominated by Mrs. Nosa
Jordan Y. nominated by Ms. Wright
Ian U. nominated by Mr. Hamilton
Baylee W. nominated by Mrs. Harris
Christopher H. nominated by Mrs. Horstman
Alex D. nominated by Ms. Kulavic
Tim R. nominated by Mr. Blunk
Lexie A. nominated by Mrs. Franklin
Arreona D. nominated by Mr. Hemstock
Austin A. nominated by Ms. Draper
Emily S. nominated by Ms. Chavours
Rebecca A. nominated by Mrs. Sullivan
Deacon B. nominated by Mrs. Flanagan
Esther F. nominated by Ms. Grace
Jada F. nominated by Mrs. Gwinn
Jamyron G. nominated by Mr. Blackburn
Marcos R. nominated by Ms. Sponsler
Samantha V. nominated by Mrs. Gerdes
Trish P. nominated by Ms. Lamb
Cole R. nominated by Mrs. Daigre-Hines
Bryton B. nominated by Ms. Miller

Picture Day!
JMS Fall Picture Day will be on Thursday, October 3rd! Students will be allowed to dress down, but MUST follow District Handbook Dress Code. If a student gets in trouble on this dress down day, they will NOT be allowed to participate in any dress down days for the remainder of the school year. No exceptions!

Keep your hands to yourselves!

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 solid color dark belt with your slacks/shorts. No neon color polo shirts are allowed. No gray or green shorts or pants are allowed. Please do NOT roll up your pant legs. 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. No more tardies!

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.

Announcing….. The Jefferson Middle School 2013-14 Standard Yearbook is on sale for $20.00! New this year is the opportunity to purchase a value package!

Package A is on sale for $27 and includes: Yearbook, Zoom Current Events Insert, Personalized Cover with Student's Name Printed in Foil, Autograph Insert and Yearbook Stickys.

Package B is on sale for $25.75 and includes: Yearbook, Zoom Current Events Insert, Personalized Cover with Student's Name Printed in Foil, and Autograph Insert.

Package C is on sale for $24.50 and includes: Yearbook, Zoom Current Events Insert, and Personalized Cover with Student's Name Printed in Foil!

Package D is on sale for $21.50 and includes: Yearbook and the Zoom Current Events Insert.

Order your copy Today!

2 Ways to Order:
Return Form & Payment to Mrs. Collier in the main office or place your order online at http://www.ybpay.lifetouch.com using yearbook ID code: 10667714

Box Tops for Education
Keep turning in your box tops!

WEB Leaders
Attention 8th grade WEB leaders: We will be having a WEB leader meeting on Tuesday, October 29th after school. Please listen to the morning announcements in October for more information. Please see Ms. Galligan, Ms. Hitchery, Ms. Swaggerty, or Mrs. Wash if you have any questions!

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!

Please remember to follow all school rules & to show proper sportsmanship when attending a school sporting event. If you are removed from an event, whether at JMS or another school, you may be banned from attending any future extra-curricular events for the remainder of the school year.

If you have been sent to a Buddy Room anytime this week, you may NOT attend the basketball game today. This applies to players and cheerleaders too!

6th Grade Girls' Basketball
Practice today from 4-5:15PM.

6th Grade Boys' Basketball
Tryouts for 6th grade boys' basketball will be held this evening from 6-7:30PM. Enter through the gym doors only!

Cross Country
There will be a cross country meet today at 3:30PM at Lincoln Park.

Have a great day!

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