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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Wednesday, October 11, 2006

October 11, 2006

Morning Announcements:
There will be a practice code red drill this morning at 8:45 AM.

• Cafeteria News
Students — please remember to sit on the appropriate side of the cafeteria during your lunch period! Mrs. Gordy and Mrs. Lawrence will be writing detentions for those that choose to sit on the wrong side of the cafeteria.

Main Entree: Soft Tacos

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

• Picture Day
Picture day is tomorrow, Thursday, October 12th. You must wear your uniform.

• Cheerleading
Girls still planning on trying out for cheerleading need to sign up outside of room 103 today. The date and time of tryouts has been changed to Monday at 2:30.

• Math Counts
Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in joining Math Counts [a competitive math club] please meet after school tomorrow, Thursday, in room 215.

• Band/Music News
6th Grade Band Thursday: 1st hour - clarinets; 3rd hour - flutes & saxes

J-Jazz will meet today after school.

• Festival of Trees
The following students need to meet in room 118 on Thursday, October 12th, right after school to work on Festival of Trees:
Emily Couch
Susan Petrosky
Jordyn Lahey
Brandon Ivey
Alex Nelch
Taylor Walker
Dylan Peterson
Michael Stroh
Maurice Newkirk
Audrey Ritz
Aaron Jackson
You must arrange to be picked up by 4:15 or take the activity bus home. If you can't make arrangements for a ride, please don't stay. If you have any questions, see Mrs. Magruder after school today in room 118.

• Dress Code
Students — T-shirts worn beneath your polo shirt must be either white or the same color as your polo shirt. No exceptions!

Also, sweat pants & cargo pants are not allowed as part of Jefferson's dress code!

No more free uniforms will be issued from the main office! Sweatshirts are now on sale for $10 each.

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