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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

JMS Daily Announcements

April 21, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014

STUDENTS: NO running, shoving or pushing in the hallways. Consequences will be issued for this behavior!

• SNACK ATTACK Tuesday & Thursday

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

Happy birthday to .......
Michael V. & Maddie L.!

Main Entree: Cheeseburgers; Ham on Bavarian Rolls Chicken Patties; Corn
Tomorrow's Breakfast: Ham & Cheese Sandwiches

Nooks & Kindles may NOT be brought to school.

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. No jackets or vests may be worn in the classroom. 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.

If you have lost your glasses, please see Mrs. Frye after school in room 109.

If you have recently moved or have a new phone number, please contact Mrs. Frye with the new information.

Band students will NOT be allowed early dismissal at the end of the day to get their instruments.

Box Tops for Education
Please keep collecting boxtops & turn them in to your 1st hour teacher.

JMS Spring Book Challenge
Have you accepted the challenge? All you have to do is get a challenge packet from Mrs. Groesch or your language arts teacher. Read the necessary books and complete the questions in the packet. You have until May 23rd to complete this challenge. Are you up for it????

End of the Year Field Trips
The end of the year field trips will be coming soon. The lists of qualified students have been compiled. Those students who meet the criteria and are deemed eligible will be receiving letters this week. If you have any questions, see your Guidance Dean.

8th Grade T-Shirts
Order forms for the Class of 2014 t-shirts will be sent home with 8th graders this week. The shirts will cost $10 for small, medium, large & XL and $12.50 for XXL & 3X.

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, you may NOT attend the athletic event for the day. This applies to players and cheerleaders too!

Track Practice
Practice today at 2:45PM for everyone. If you plan on running Tuesday at the Pleasant Plains Relays, you must attend today's practice!

Track Meet
The Warrior Invitational track meet was held on Saturday. Congratulations to the following track athletes on their winning finishes:

6th place Hannah C - 7th grade girl's 100m dash
1st place  Hannah C - 7th grade girl's 100m hurdles
7th place Nora D - 7th grade girl's shot put
1st place Nora D - 7th grade girl's discus
3rd place Ceola F - 8th grade girl's 100m dash
5th place  Jayonna C, Ceola F, Totianna B, Hannah C - 8th grade girl's 4x100m relay
5th place Jason W - 7th grade boy's 100m dash
4th place Tyrese P - 7th grade boy's 110m hurdles
7th place Jonathon R - 7th grade boy's 110m hurdles
3rd place  Calvin B, Jason W, Tyrese P, Jonathon R - 7th grade boy's 4x100m relay
6th place Calvin B - 7th grade boy's long jump
2nd place Trayvionne M - 8th grade boy's 100m dash
2nd place Omari J - 8th grade boy's 200m dash
4th place Tay W - 8th grade boy's 400m dash
5th place Jason H - 8th grade boy's 800m
3rd place  Jason H, Omari J, Tay W, Ananise M -  8th grade boy's 4x200m relay
7th place  Ananise M - 8th grade boy's long jump
5th place Cody L - 8th grade boy's shot put

Have a great day!

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