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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Daily Announcements

February 21, 2013

Thursday, February 21, 2013

• Attendance of at least 94%
• Good Education
- Good Grades
- Preparing You for Life
• Good Behavior
- Respect Yourself
- Respect Others
- Respect Property

Students ~
• Do NOT let people into the building! You compromise the safety of the entire school. Anyone doing this will be issued severe consequences!
• Scarves are not a part of your uniform. Therefore, scarves should not be worn even as a belt.

Happy birthday to .......
Alexis C. & Austin A.!

Today's Question: What did Elijah McCoy invent?

Please fill out the little yellow card in the rear of the cafeteria with your answer and drip it in the answer box.

Yesterday's Question: What did Jan Earnst Matzliger's invention do?

Answer: Automatically stitched the shoe leather to the side of the shoe

Matches today:
Winters' 5th vs Hemstock's 5th @ 9AM
Hamilton's 6th vs Wells' 6th @ 9:30AM
Winters' 2nd vs Winters' 1st @ 10AM
Hamilton's 3rd vs Hamilton's 4th @ 10:30AM

Main Entree: Turkey & Gravy over Mashed Potatoes; Chicken Nuggets or Strips with Breadsticks; Cheeseburgers; Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

Tomorrow's Breakfast: Donut Holes

Scholastic Bowl ~ Practice today from 2:30-4PM in room 113.

Students in the Spotlight Breakfast ~ The February Student in the Spotlight breakfast will be held tomorrow morning at 7:45AM in the JMS library.

Yearbook ~ The JMS yearbook ~ 2012-2013 A Year to Remember ~ is on sale now. Order yours today! Return your order form and money to Mrs. Nosa in room 215 or order online.

Kohl's Gotta Dance! ~ St. John's Children's Hospital & Kohl's Cares are sponsoring FREE dance classes for students in grades 6-10. For more information, go to sjchildrens.org

LLCC College for Kids ~ LLCC's Youth Services Program and the Athletics Department are excited to offer summer 2013 classes and camps for students who have completed Kindergarten through 8th grade as of Spring 2013. For more information, pick up an informational application packet from the bulletin board in the main lobby.

If you go to a buddy room or in-house on the day of a game, you CANNOT attend the game. This applies to everyone INCLUDING team players!

Track ~ Track practice begins on Wednesday, March 6th. Attendance is mandatory. Be dressed appropriately and in the gym by 2:40.

To be eligible for track you must have the following 4 requirements:
1. a 2.0 GPA from the 1st semester
2. a physical dated within the last year of may 31, 2012
3. proof of insurance
an athletic card signed by your parents/guardians and the student athlete

If you have any questions, see Mr. Taylor.

7th & 8th Grade Girls' Volleyball ~ Away volleyball game today at 4:30PM at Ball Charter against LMS/Ball Charter.

School store is now open daily before 8AM in front of room 114. JMS spirit wear can be purchased in room 109 from Mrs. Taylor.

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