Thursday, November 9, 2017
• OUTSIDE DAY FOR LUNCH BREAK UNLESS THE WEATHER DOES NOT PERMIT •
Remember ~ Your day is what you make it. Let’s make it a great one!
WELLNESS WAKEUP CALL
You can make a simple meal by opening a can of refried beans or vegetarian chili beans and warming them up in a pan or microwave. The chop a tomato, a few leaves of lettuce, and a piece of avocado. Put the beans, vegetables, and a little salsa on a tortilla or place all of these in a taco shell. Then enjoy a tasty, nutritious meal!
At JMS, we follow and enforce the District Dress Code Policy. Therefore, “hats, caps, bandannas, sweatbands, sunglasses, pajama pants, slippers, or shoes with wheels attached to the bottom shall not be worn in the buildings.”
In addition, jackets, sweatshirts, & hoodies should not be worn around the waist. Hoodies and jackets are not allowed in the classroom. Sweaters must be a solid color with no zippers or hoods. Layered shirts under your polo must be a solid color.
PHOTOS & VIDEOS
Students may NOT take photos or videos while on the school grounds. There are several JMS students who may not be photographed or videoed by law. If you are asked to stop or asked to surrender your phone, you must comply. If you do not, your parent/guardian will be called and will have to come to school.
You may only go to your locker before school, before lunch, after lunch, and after school. You may not go to your locker between classes. Be sure you are prepared for class!
You only have 12 bathroom passes per quarter. Use them wisely. Do not walk out of class if your teacher asks you to wait.
Chasity P., Zachary L., & Aylana B.!
Please do not send balloons, flowers, candy, cupcakes, etc. to celebrate student birthdays. Students should not wear birthday tiaras, sashes, buttons, etc. as these items are not part of the enhanced dress code. Our goal is to keep to a minimum the number of distractions in the learning environment.
Main Entrée: Chicken Patty on a Bun OR Hot Dog on a Bun
NO GUM ON TRAYS!
- Form 2 single-file lines.
- Girls sit on the left side of the cafeteria.
- Boys sit on the right side of the cafeteria.
- Fill up each table.
- Admin will dismiss you by tables when it’s time to throw away your trash and go outside.
- Clean up after yourself and push in your chair.
No food or drinks may be taken out of the cafeteria. You may not eat or drink in the halls or the classrooms. The "sale" of Kool-Aid is NOT allowed.
When you hear the tardy bell music, girls should be in the cafeteria and boys should be outside. You should NOT be hanging out in the halls or in the bathrooms. Go directly to lunch
PE LOCKER ROOMS
The PE locker rooms are open in the morning before advisory everyday. This is when you should put your PE clothes in your PE locker. No bags are allowed in classrooms.
Order forms for long sleeve t-shirts, crew neck sweatshirts, and hoodies can be found in the Jaguar News in the main lobby. Please remember that hoodies cannot be worn in the classroom. The next order will be submitted November 17th.
BOXTOPS FOR EDUCATION
Keep bringing in those Box Tops!
Keep working on your bookmarks for the contest! Get it decorated, put your name on the back, and turn it in to Mrs. Groesch in the library by 2:30PM on Monday, November 20th.
Winners will be announced on November 30th.
Family Literacy Night will be held on Wednesday, November 15th from 6-7:30PM. Come enjoy a variety of fun activities with your family! There will be a photo booth, sports trivia games, a poetry slam, and more. You and your family will be sent home with a delicious meal and have the opportunity to win door prizes. The grand prize will be a new TV! Get your reservation paper turned in as soon as possible.
PICTURE RE-TAKE DAY
Picture re-take day is scheduled for Tuesday, November 14th. Informational flyers have been sent home. For those students who did not purchase pictures on the original picture day, order forms are available in Guidance.
PRIDE CARD WINNERS
Congratulations to the following advisory classes — Gephart, Blunk, Horstman, Draper, Goss-Rodgers, Impson, Garman, Daley, Cullen, Beebe, Harris, Chavours, Hamilton, Craner, Hemstock, Franklin, Grace, Davis, & Johnson. One student from each of these classes will receive a slushy coupon to be used today. Winning students should come to the window first thing during your lunch shift to collect their slushy.
AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Show Choir will have practice today from 4-5:15PM. If show choir students would like to join the 21st Century after-school program, please get an application from Mr. Thomas. This will allow you to attend 21st Century until time for show choir rehearsal. Otherwise, you will need to go home and return to school by 4PM for your rehearsal.
Science Fair Club
Applications for Science Fair Club can be found in the Jaguar News or from your science teacher. All applications must be returned by Tuesday, November 14th. If you have any questions, see Mrs. Franklin in room 209.
IMSA has been cancelled for today.
JMS JAGUARS ~ You are STUDENTS first and ATHLETES second!
• Cheerleaders -
• 6th Grade Girls' Basketball - No Saturday games — BYE week
• 7th Grade Girls' Basketball - AWAY games today at Springfield Christian with the 7th grade game beginning at 4PM. Team bus leaves JMS at 3PM. Meet in the gym immediately after school.
• 8th Grade Girls' Basketball - AWAY games today at Springfield Christian with the 7th grade game beginning at 4PM. Team bus leaves JMS at 3PM. Meet in the gym immediately after school.
• 6th Grade Boys' Basketball - Games Saturday at FMS. B team plays at 8AM & A team play at 8:45AM.
• 7th Grade Boys' Basketball - Practice Friday from 4-6PM & Saturday from 9-11AM.
• 8th Grade Boys' Basketball - Practice today from 6-8PM; Friday from 6-8PM; Saturday from 12-2PM & 5-7PM.
Have a great day!
At JMS I will ….
to show my Jaguar PRIDE!