TAYLORVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
- Congratulations to the 8th Grade Girls Basketball teams for their victories over Meridian!
- Good luck to the 6th grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball team against Rochester in the Junior High Gym at 6:00.
- 8th grade Boys Basketball tryouts will be after the Taylorville Youth Basketball game tonight. Approximate time, 8:00 to 9:15.
- An informational meeting for Chess Club, for students in grades 5th through 8th, will be next Tuesday (October 25) in Mr. Hill’s room (107) from 3:15 to 3:30.
- Lego Robotics will meet tomorrow in Mr. Brown’s room (113) from 3:15 to 4:00.
- Builders Club meeting will be October 24th in Mrs. Foil’s room (109) 3:15 to 4:00.
- The Fall Jazz Concert will be tomorrow night at 6:00 in the Junior High Gym.
- The 7th & 8th grade Choirs will be attending a performance in Springfield tomorrow. Choir students are to go to their 1st hour classes and go directly to the Band Room after the morning announcements. They will leave at 8:45 and will return during 5th hour.
- All TJHS students are invited to join the Gold Rush. The group will promote school spirit and support our junior high sports teams. Membership fee is $15 which includes an official Gold Rush T-shirt and free admission to designated ball games including 2 girls basketball, 2 boys basketball, and 2 volleybal games. Envelopes are available on the office counter and can be turned into your 1st hour/homeroom teacher through October 26. Come be a part of #TornadoNation!
- Door Contest for Red Ribbon Week will begin next week. Doors will be judged on Wednesday, October 26th after school. Winners will receive doughnuts: 5th grade in the morning; 6th & 8th grades will get their doughnuts 1st hour and 7th grade 8th hour.
WEEK AT A GLANCE
Oct 19 Fall Jazz Concert 6:00
7 & 8 grade Choir Field Trip to Springfield in the morning
Lego Robotics Club 3:15 to 4:00 Mr. Brown’s room 113
Oct 20 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball vs Spfld Lincoln Magnet HOME 6:00
Drama Club 3:30 to 5:00 in the Forum
Oct 24 Builders Club 3:15 to 4:00 Mrs. Foil’s room 109.
7 & 8 Grade Girls Basketball at Hillsboro 6:00. Departure time 4:30
Oct 25 7 & 8 Grade Girls Basketball at Lincoln 6:00. Departure time 4:15
6th Grade Girls Taylorville Youth Basketball vs Glenwood HOME 6:00
Oct 27 No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences Noon to 7:30 p.m.
7 & 8 Grade Girls Basketball vs Pana HOME 6:00
Oct 28 No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST TODAY’S LUNCH
Breakfast Tortilla Salisbury Steak
Ham & Turkey Chef Salad
BBQ Chicken Pizza
THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
The difference between try and triumph is a little UMPH.