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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Thursday, January 25, 2007

January 25, 2007


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. Long sleeved shirts under short sleeved uniform shirts are not allowed.

Main Entree: Hot Ham & Swiss Sandwiches, Au Gratin Potatoes & Peas
A la Carte: Eggrolls

6th grade band will meet 3rd hour today. Please be there!

8th graders ~ Deans from Southeast and Lanphier will be here today to discuss 9th grade registration. Please be respectful to our guests!

Last night was our annual science fair. Over 200 people gathered in the gym to view the science projects. Congratulations to all students who received awards last night. A special congratulations to the eleven students who will take their projects on to the Lincoln Land Regional Science Fair. Thank you to the science teachers for their hard work. Also, thank you to the custodial staff for putting up and taking down the gym!

7th grade boys basketball players need to be back at the school at 4:45 PM today. The bus for the game will be leaving at 5 PM.

The boys will be playing in the Regional Championship game tonight in Taylorville at the junior high. The game begins at 6 PM.

JMS Scholastic Bowl will have a meeting and tryouts on Monday, January 29th in room 204 from 2:30-4 PM. If you are unable to attend, please contact Ms. Flesher [room 204] or Mr. Wassilak [room 206].

Beginning next week, we will be collecting money for families that have become homeless due to fires and other disasters. This is in connection with the American Red Cross and St. John's Hospital. Our goal is $1000. If we reach this goal, Mr. Holcomb and Mr. Zimmers will have to kiss a pig! Start bringing in those pennies, nickels, dimes, & quarters on Monday!

The following people have had their PRIDE cards drawn and may pick up their prize in the main office after school:
Alexa Adams
Josie Hughes
DeCarlos Brown
Mariah Allen
Shayla Pickett
Marshall Armour
Cassie Nation
James Davis
Tishauna Williams

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