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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Tuesday, November 14, 2006

November 14, 2006

Morning Announcements:

Teachers ~ Please check to make sure all students are dressed appropriately.

Cafeteria News
Mrs. Colliver needs to see Dewayne Williams immediately after announcements.

Main Entree: BBQ Riblets & Cheesy Potatoes

A la Carte: Cheese Sauce 25ยข; Eggrolls $1; Mozzy Sticks $1

This Thursday, November 16th, we will have Thanksgiving dinner!

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

There will be cheerleading practice today from 3:30 - 6 PM.

Picture Retake Day
Picture retake day is Thursday,November 16th. Forms are available in the Guidance Office if you want your picture retaken. You must pay for the picture packet that day when your pictures are taken.

Band/Music News
6th Grade Band: 1st hour - trumpet & trombone; 3rd hour - all brass & saxophones
6th Grade Band Wednesday: 3rd hour - Tashiona Thomas adn Cieara Mcgrone

J-Jazz will meet after school tomorrow, Wednesday.

Explore Test
8th graders ~ you will be taking the ACT Explore test this week. Please bring a pencil to class and do your best! Remember that your high school placement depends on how well you do on this test.

6th & 7th graders ~ please be quiet in the hallways because of the testing going on!

PRIDE Winners
Congratulations to the following students. Your PRIDE cards have been drawn for a prize.
Robbie Sorenson
Kirsten Cass
Deambre Jones
John Olmstead
William Sexton
Alayna Bowdern
Devin Robinson
Christian Huddleston

Skating Party
Our first skating party will be held on Tuesday, November 21st, from 6 - 8 PM at Skateland South. It will cost $3 for admission and $2 for skates. You may not come to the skating party if you have had 2 office referrals since the Monday after our last dance.

SSRW Drawing
Friday, December 1st, Mrs. Boosinger will be announcing the winners of the SSRW book contest. You will have the opportunity to earn chance tickets for this drawing by following your team's rules and directions for SSRW. Ask your teacher for more information on this contest!

Those Who Exceed
Congratulations to the following students:
Nakita Lugo
Tyler Bergeron
Nikki Costa
Micah Smith
Jesse Swartz
Kelsey Killion
Austin Roseberry
Chelsey Farley
Ben Nissen
April O'Reilly
Josh Pierce
Javon Ware
Chris Tucker
Apryl Jones
Alexis Klauser
Kiersten Little
Breawna Stewart
Mindy Sudduth
Jayvonnie Delt
Ardaisia Toney
Shelby Hale
Tony Tompkins
Breana Button
Heili Collins
Rebekka Duffy
Brandon Lawson
Martin Valtierra
Shintae Reed
You exceeded on the District Narrative Writing Test for first quarter. You will receive a certificate from Mrs. Boosinger this morning. Keep up the good work!

Dress Code
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