Morning Announcements

Thursday, December 14, 2018


Today is an A Day for 6th Graders.

From Ms. A Miller: Model UN will meet today this week to work on position papers for the National Cathedral School Conference next Saturday. 

From Ms. Riley: Have you seen the new Disney movie, Freaky Friday? Did you love it? Well it’s your lucky day. The TJMS Theater Company will produce Freaky Friday for your Spring Musical! If you want to be a part of this fabulous fun production, come out to audition. Auditions will be Monday December 17 from 2:30-5:30 in the Theater.  In order to audition, you need to get an audition packet from Mrs. Riley or on the drama bulletin board. Every TJMS student is invited to audition. No experience necessary! You only need to be ready to take risks, work hard, and have fun. If you want more information, there will be an information meeting after school on Thursday from 2:30-3:30. Come on let’s get Freaky!!! 

From Ms. Siegal: Candy canes will be on sale beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 11th during lunch.  Send one to a friend!

From Ms. Russo: 7th Grade New Student Ambassadors will hold their December meeting today, Friday, during lunch! We’ll be in Room 122 (the Chorus Room). Interested in becoming a New Student Ambassador? Come join us!  

From Ms. Dunbar: Reading Buddies meets today, rain or shine. Come to Room 270 after dismissal. Bring your rain gear!

From Mr. Rodriguez: Wrestling season will start on Monday, January 7, right after Winter Break.  There are 15 weight classes:  Ranging from 75 pounds to 175 pounds.  You compete against individuals that weigh the same as you. Last year 78 Yellow Jackets participated in wrestling!  The team is very diverse.  Last year we had as many as 19 ethnic groups represented.  Such as:  Mongolia,  El Salvador, Afghanistan, Senegal, Philippines, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, to name a few. We will be at each lunch period today signing up all those who are interested in joining the Wrestling Team.  We will have another sign-up opportunity next week. Jefferson has always been a “perennial powerhouse” in wrestling. We won the County Wrestling Championship last year!

Come out and sign up today!