Friday, September 22, 2017

TAYLORVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Friday, September 22, 2017

STUDENT INFORMATION
  1. Good luck to the 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball teams in the Tornado Invite tomorrow!  7th grade game times are 11:30 a.m. and 3:15 p.m..  8th grade will play 10:15 a.m. and 2:00 p.m..
  2. Christian County YMCA will be hosting a 5th grade party on Saturday, September 23rd from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Audio Dimensions will be providing the music.
  3. 6th, 7th & 8th Grade will have Friday Night at YMCA 5th Quarter tonight from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.  Audio Dimensions will provide the music.
  4. Sign up for 5th & 6th grade Taylorville Youth Cheerleading, is in the office. Watch the bulletin for more details.
  5. Students are expected to wear clothing that is not revealing. Examples that should not be worn include: backless tops, tank tops, clothing that reveals undergarments. All tops must have shoulders and sleeves. Shorts must be longer than one's fingertips when arms rest naturally to one's side. Other inappropriate apparel include: hats, bandanas or any other head covers, coats, pajamas or items of apparel deemed inappropriate by building administration.
  6. If you did not get a Fannie May Fundraiser order forms yesterday, you may pick them up in the office.



WEEK AT A GLANCE
Sept 26 7th Boys Basketball Open Gym 5:30 to 7:00 North Gym
Art Club meeting in room 122,  3:15 to 4:00
Chess Club in room 107, 3:15 to 3:45/4:00
Sept 28 7th Boys Basketball Open Gym 5:30 to 7:00 North Gym
Sept 30 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Oct 2 Builders Club informational meeting 3:15 to 4:00 room 109
Oct 13 School Picture Day
TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST TODAY’S LUNCH
Egg Omelet Chicken Fried Steak
Ham Chef Salad
BBQ Chicken Pizza  


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
The names of what two common animals can be shuffled together to spell
LOITERING?


The letters IUM, when found together in a word, are almost always at the end - as in
Podium, helium, premium, etc.
Can you name the seven-letter word in which the letters IUM are in the middle?

_ _ IUM _ _

Thursday, September 21, 2017

TAYLORVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Thursday, September 21, 2017
STUDENT INFORMATION
  1. Congratulations to the 7th grade Girls Basketball team for their victory over Jacksonville last night!
  2. Open Gym for 7th grade Boys Basketball will be today from 5:30 to 7:00 in the North Gym.
  3. Sign up for 5th & 6th grade Taylorville Youth Cheerleading, is in the office. Watch the bulletin for more details.
  4. While the school nurse is conducting Vision & Hearing Screenings, please, only send emergencies to her office.
  5. Students are expected to wear clothing that is not revealing. Examples that should not be worn include: backless tops, tank tops, clothing that reveals undergarments. All tops must have shoulders and sleeves. Shorts must be longer than one's fingertips when arms rest naturally to one's side. Other inappropriate apparel include: hats, bandanas or any other head covers, coats, pajamas or items of apparel deemed inappropriate by building administration.
  6. It’s Fannie May Fundraiser time! Students will go to the gym during their lunch hours for a brief assembly about the candy sales. Fliers with detailed information will be passed out by 8th hour teachers.


WEEK AT A GLANCE
Sept 23 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Sept 26 7th Boys Basketball Open Gym 5:30 to 7:00 North Gym
Art Club meeting in room 122,  3:15 to 4:00
Chess Club in room 107, 3:15 to 3:45/4:00
Sept 28 7th Boys Basketball Open Gym 5:30 to 7:00 North Gym
Sept 30 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Oct 2 Builders Club informational meeting 3:15 to 4:00 room 109
Oct 13 School Picture Day
TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST TODAY’S LUNCH
French Toast Sticks Chicken Carbonara
Turkey Chef Salad
Cheeseburger Pizza  


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
“Those who think they can and those who think they can’t are both usually right.”

-Confucius

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

TAYLORVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
STUDENT INFORMATION
  1. Good luck to the 7th & 8th grade Girls Basketball team against Jacksonville tonight! The game starts at 5:30 in the North Gym.
  2. TJHS Drama Club, for grades 6, 7, and 8, will meet today in the cafeteria from 3:15 to 5:00.
  3. Open Gym for 7th grade Boys Basketball will begin tomorrow, September 21st, 5:30 to 7:00 in the North Gym.
  4. Sign up for 5th & 6th grade Taylorville Youth Cheerleading, is in the office. Watch the bulletin for more details.
  5. Remember to sign up for the Rebecca Caudill Reading Award  program.  See Mrs. Lowry or Mrs. Southworth for details.
  6. While the school nurse is conducting Vision & Hearing Screenings, please, only send emergencies to her office.
  7. The Junior High Booster meeting is today at 4:30 in the Media Center. All parents are welcome to come!



WEEK AT A GLANCE
Sept 23 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Sept 26 7th Boys Basketball Open Gym 5:30 to 7:00 North Gym
Sept 28 7th Boys Basketball Open Gym 5:30 to 7:00 North Gym
Sept 30 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Oct 2 Builders Club informational meeting 3:15 to 4:00 room 109
Oct 13 School Picture Day
TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST TODAY’S LUNCH
Sausage Biscuit BBQ Pork Sandwich
Romaine Salad
Mexican Pizza  


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity.  The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.”

-Winston Churchill

Monday, September 18, 2017

TAYLORVILLE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Monday, September 18, 2017
STUDENT INFORMATION
  1. It's not too late to sign up for the Rebecca Caudill Reading Award  program.  All you have to do to participate is read three of the twenty books on the list by February 2018 in order to vote!  If you read 10 or more books on the list Ms. Lowry will have an ice cream party in May!  Booktrailers for the books will be played periodically in the Media Center on the new smart TV.  Come check them out!
  2. 7th Grade Girls’ Basketball practice is 5:30 to 7:00 today at the North Gym.
  3. The school nurse will be conducting Vision & Hearing Screenings this week. Please see the nurse for emergencies only during these times.  Thank You
  4. The Yearbook Club’s first meeting is tomorrow, for grades 6th through 8th, in Mrs. Elliott’s room (122) from 3:15 to 4:00.  
  5. The first Junior High Booster meeting will be September 20th at 4:30 in the Media Center. All parents are welcome to come!
  6. School will dismiss at 1:00 today for School Improvement Day. We will be using the following schedule:
1st Hour 8:20 - 8:52
2nd Hour 8:56 - 9:28
3rd Hour 9:32 - 10:04
7th Hour 10:08 - 10:40
8th Hour 10:44 - 11:15 (5th grade lunch)
4th Hour 11:19 - 11:50 (6th grade lunch)
5th Hour 11:54 - 12:25 (7th grade lunch)
6th Hour 12:29 - 1:00 (8th grade lunch)
  • The Light Green Bus riders will be dismissed at 12:55



WEEK AT A GLANCE
Sept 19 Yearbook Club 3:15 to 4:00 Mrs. Elliott’s room (122)
Sept 20 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball vs Jacksonville 5:30 at the North Gym
Junior High Booster meeting Media Center 4:30
Sept 23 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Sept 30 7th & 8th grade Girls’ Basketball Invite
Oct 2 Builders Club informational meeting 3:15 to 4:00 room 109
Oct 13 School Picture Day
TOMORROW’S BREAKFAST TODAY’S LUNCH
Cheese Omelet w/hash brown Mozzarella sticks w/sauce
Chicken Chef Salad
Sausage Pizza  


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

“Those who fail to reach their goals, fail to set them.”