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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Tuesday, December 5, 2006

December 5, 2006

Morning Announcements:
Teachers ~ Please check to make sure all students are dressed appropriately. No hoodies are allowed in the classroom. T-shirts under uniform shirts should be white or the same color as the uniform shirt.

All 8th grade students will be having their vision checked today.

Cafeteria News
Main Entree: Chili
A la Carte: Cheese Sauce - Open for 6th & 7th grade only!

Reminder: No flavored water, sport drink, or juice drinks will be allowed into the building after lunch!

8th grade volleyball try-outs are tonight from 2:40 - 4 PM. Do not be late! If you plan on playing, you must attend try-outs today. You must have a ride here at 4 PM if you are not riding the activity bus!

7th grade volleyball try-outs will be Thursday from 2:30 - 4 PM.

6th grade boys basketball practice will be today at 5 PM.

7th & 8th grade boys basketball players will meet in the gym immediately after school today. We play in Taylorville today.

Band/Jazz News
Poinsettias will be in today. Please pick up orders after school!

8th grade band students should come to the band room after announcements.

Band & choir students going on the field trip today should check in with their 3rd hour teacher, then immediately go to their lockers and then to room 122.

No practice today!

SSRW Winners
The grand prize winner of the $45 Harry Potter set of books is Brittany Bradley! The runner-up winner of the Lemony Snicket books is Ramesha Jones. Word Bird chose 20 other winners. The lucky names are:
Kimberlee Pasewaldt [chosen twice]
Kendra Russwinkel
Zack Pillington
Evan Richards
Devin J. Robinson
Cody Stanley
Brittany Bradley
Skye Lofland
Davie Jackson [chosen twice]
Josie Hughes
Darrian Thomas
Helen Burrello
Mariah Allen
Richard Miller
Sydney Prosser
Megan Miller
Jonathan Klein
Denise Little
Congratulations to all of our winners! Word Bird will be delivering your books during SSRW.

Dress Code
If you choose to come to school out of dress code, you will be issued an after school detention from 2:30-4 PM. For each hour of class that you miss because of being out of dress code, you will be issued an additional after school detention. You could possibly end up with 7 after school detentions!

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.

Remember our school expectations:
Respect Yourself
Respect Others
Respect Property