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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Friday, September 29, 2006

September 29, 2006

Morning Announcements:
• Cafeteria News
Students — please remember to sit on the appropriate side of the cafeteria during your lunch period! Mrs. Gordy and Mrs. Lawrence will be writing detentions for those that choose to sit on the wrong side of the cafeteria.

Main Entree: Popcorn Chicken & Cheese Fajitas

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

Just a reminder that you are to keep your hands, feet and other objects to yourself! Bullying, making threats, punching, and hitting will not be tolerated!

• 21st Century
There is no 21st Century on Fridays. Please make sure you go straight home on Fridays.

• Picture Day
Picture day is October 12th. You must wear your uniform.

• PRIDE Winners
Planner Numbers:
384, 450, 555, 550
You may pick up your prize in the main office today after school.

Latoya Holder is the lucky winner in the "Find the Jaguar" contest. Latoya found the jaguar with the poster of the Guidance Office Expectations.

Be on the look-out for the next jaguar sighting!

Congratulations to the following students! Your PRIDE cards have been drawn for a prize.
Danielle Goodpasture
Stephone Whitehead
Deleon Jones
Candice Jackson
Angela Ray
Miles Crisp

• Band/Music News
No 6th Grade Band Today!
6th Grade Band Monday: 1st hour - percussion; 3rd hour - clarinets & saxes

Don't forget your instruments and books!

J-Jazz will meet Monday after school. New information for choir members: next week is the last week new members will be allowed in.

• Cheerleading
Girls interested in trying out for cheerleading need to be ready to sign up for tryouts on Monday. For more information, see Ms. Zubal or Ms. C. Wells.

• Dress Code
This is the last week that you will be allowed to wear shorts!

Students — T-shirts worn beneath your polo shirt must be either white or the same color as your polo shirt. No exceptions!

Also, sweat pants are not allowed as part of Jefferson's dress code!

No more free uniforms will be issued from the main office! Sweatshirts are now on sale for $10 each.

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