Wednesday

  • February 28, 2024

    Track will start in 2 weeks. Any 7th or 8th graders who would like to run, jump or throw for Jefferson should join. Our first practice will be on Monday, March 11th from 3:00 - 4:00. We will then practice every school day from 3:00 to 4:30. If you are interested, please make sure to have a current physical on file with the school nurse, and please sign up using the link on the Jefferson Web Page. If you have any questions, please see Coach Brown, or Coach Bill.

    Our next Patriots Plus Protocol is "Face My Fears." As we learn about moments in Black history and the courageous individuals who have advocated for change, equality, and freedom, take a moment to reflect on your life. What is courage? How can you face your fears and make a difference in our world? Let's work on overcoming challenges this month.

    Rafael Blanco will be here on Thursday during 2nd period to talk with students about painting murals. If you see him, please say hello.

    More Than Green's next meeting will be on Thursday, February 29th at 7:30 AM in the LC. Come join us as we get ready for spring and plan our outdoor gardens.

    NO SCHOOL- County Institute Day, Friday, March 1, 2024

    Attention all newsies! Patriot Press meets again this coming Monday! All students are welcome to join after school in room 209. Also, we'd love it if you'd visit bit.ly/patriotpress2324 to see new comics and stories!

    All of Mrs. Sundstrom's classes are in the fitness center today, please bring your straps.

    8th graders, LISTEN UP! 8th Grade Gala tickets go on sale TOMORROW in the morning before school from 7:30 to 7:55 and during your lunch hour. YOU MUST HAVE A COMPLETED PERMISSION FORM AND $15 TO PURCHASE A TICKET! Need a permission form? Pick one up in Jefferson Square. Tickets will also be on sale next week. Don't miss out!!

Tuesday

  • Febrary 27, 2024

    Track will be starting in 2 weeks. Any 7th or 8th graders who would like to run jump or throw for Jefferson should join. Our first practice will be on Monday, March 11th from 3:00 - 4:00. We will then practice every school day from 3:00 to 4:30. If you are interested, please make sure to have a current physical on file with the school nurse and please sign up using the link on the Jefferson Web Page. If you have any questions, please see Coach Brown, or Coach Bil.

    Our next Patriots Plus Protocol is "Face My Fears." As we learn about moments in Black history and the courageous individuals who have advocated for change, equality, and freedom, take a moment to reflect on your life. What is courage? How can you face your fears and make a difference in our world? Let's work on overcoming challenges this month.

    More Than Green's next meeting will be on Thursday, February 29th at 7:30 AM in the LC. Come join us as we get ready for spring and plan our outdoor gardens.

    NO SCHOOL- County Institute Day, Friday, March 1, 2024

    Attention all newsies! Patriot Press meets again this coming Monday! All students are welcome to join after school in room 209. Also, we'd love it if you'd visit bit.ly/patriotpress2324 to see new comics and stories!

    This week in Sci-Tech club, Tuesday the 27th we will be meeting in room 101 from 3-4:30 PM to prepare our cardboard creations then we will be heading outside to have our epic battle. Looking forward to seeing you all there! Questions- Ask Mrs. Rendek or Mrs. Waters

    March Madness continues...today's match up is between Swim Team and New Kid. Go to bit.ly/jjhsmm2 to vote. Yesterday's matchup had a total of 313 voters! 6th grade led the way with votes, and the Bears had the most votes. Your first winner is Alone!

    Mrs. Sundstrom's 2nd period 8th graders, please bring your health packets down to PE.

    The 7th grade double A Patriots traveled to Crone last night to take on the Panthers. The Patriots fought hard but could not get their shots to fall. In the final 20 seconds the Patriots had a chance to tie but came up short by a final score of 10 to 8.

    The 8A girls played their best game last night in a total domination game against Crone! Final score: Crone 4, Jefferson 29!! Ring that bell ladies!!

    The 8AA basketball team improved their record to 6-3 on the season with a big win over Crone last night. It was a team win that included 6 different players scoring for the Patriots. Although scoring was hard to come by in the first half, the Patriots came alive in the second half to earn the victory. Great job last night 8AA!

    Your 7th grade single A basketball team traveled south to take on the Crone Panthers. Great job Patriots! RING YOUR VICTORY BELL!!!

     

Monday

  • February 26, 2024

    Our next Patriots Plus Protocol is "Face My Fears." As we learn about moments in Black history and the courageous individuals who have advocated for change, equality, and freedom, take a moment to reflect on your life. What is courage? How can you face your fears and make a difference in our world? Let's work on overcoming challenges this month.

    More Than Green's next meeting will be on Thursday, February 29th at 7:30 AM in the LC. Come join us as we get ready for spring and plan our outdoor gardens.

    This week in Sci-Tech club, Tuesday the 27th, we will be meeting in room 101 from 3-4:30 PM to prepare our cardboard creations then we will be heading outside to have our epic battle. Looking forward to seeing you all there! Questions - Ask Mrs. Rendek or Mrs. Waters

    What's happening in the LC?

    March Madness begins today! You get to vote every day between our match ups to determine the Jefferson winner. To vote today, go to bit.ly/jjhsmm1

    Steam recess today is to make your own puffy or glow in the dark sticker. Stop by the LC for a pass!

    Homework Club will meet in room 205 today, not in the LC.   

    NO SCHOOL-County Institute Day

    Friday, March 1, 2024

     

Friday

  • February 23, 2024

    Our next Patriots Plus Protocol is "Face My Fears." As we learn about moments in Black history and the courageous individuals who have advocated for change, equality, and freedom, take a moment to reflect on your life. What is courage? How can you face your fears and make a difference in our world? Let's work on overcoming challenges this month.

    More Than Green's next meeting will be on Thursday, February 29th at 7:30 AM in the LC. Come join us as we get ready for spring and plan our outdoor gardens.

    This week in Sci-Tech club, Tuesday the 27th, we will be meeting in room 101 from 3-4:30 PM to prepare our cardboard creations, then we will be heading outside to have our epic battle. Looking forward to seeing you all there! Questions - Ask Mrs. Rendek or Mrs. Waters

    8th Grade, LISTEN UP!! The 8th Grade Gala: A Night to Remember is on Friday, March 15th. Tickets will go on sale as soon as next week! Tickets will be $15 and you will need a signed permission form in order to purchase. Pick up a Gala permission form in Jefferson Square this week!!

    The Bunker is back this Friday, February 23rd. Write your name on your Patriot Pay and bring it to lunch to cash in on some amazing prizes and raffles at lunch. Remember we have our new candy items for sale, including jolly ranchers, candy apple pops, and sour patch kids!

    If you have Ms. Risch for Art Class 1st or 2nd Period, please pick up your clay projects today.

    The final results for Rebecca Caudill are in -- 6th grade led the way with 57.6% of the votes, The Bulls were the leading team, and Mrs. Pankow's students had the most votes. The books with the most votes are in 1st place ALONE, 2nd place DAUGHTER OF THE DEEP, and in 3rd place I MUST BETRAY YOU.

    Didn't get to vote for Rebecca Caudills? Don't worry.... March Madness begins on Monday! Listen to announcements on Monday for more details and to vote!

    The 7th grade double A Patriots hosted Granger last night and had a tough night scoring points. Defense was another story. The Patriots are improving each game and should be proud of their overall progress. Keep up the good work!

    Your 7th grade single A Patriots stumbled in their game against Granger yesterday.
    After taking a very quick 4 to 0 lead in the opening minutes, the Patriots offense stalled and was able to score only two more points for the game, resulting in a 15 to 6 loss.
    The Patriots have a Friday practice and two games next week against Crone and Madison.

    The 8AA basketball team lost a close one to Granger last night by a score of 30-27. The Patriots got off to a slow start, but fought back in the second half to make the game close. Unfortunately, Jefferson fell just short of the win.

    Attention band students, this is a reminder that everyone has full band today. Even if you are a choir student and usually do not come on Friday, you should still be at full band during supervised study. We are doing our final run-throughs and preparation for tomorrow's Solo and Ensemble festival. See you at band today!

Thursday

  • February 22, 2024

    Our next Patriots Plus Protocol is "Face My Fears." As we learn about moments in Black history and the courageous individuals who have advocated for change, equality, and freedom, take a moment to reflect on your life. What is courage? How can you face your fears and make a difference in our world? Let's work on overcoming challenges this month.

    More Than Green's next meeting will be on Thursday, February 29th at 7:30 AM in the LC. Come join us as we get ready for spring and plan our outdoor gardens.

    Patriots! Let's dress up for Black History Month on Friday, February 23nd . You can wear your favorite Black History Month themed t-shirt. You can wear the following colors: Red, Yellow or Green. You can wear all Black for a "Black Out". You can wear Black History Month Themed clothes or accessories. Let's have fun while being school appropriate.

    8th Grade, LISTEN UP!! The 8th Grade Gala: A Night to Remember is on Friday, March 15th. Tickets will go on sale as soon as next week! Tickets will be $15 and you will need a signed permission form in order to purchase. Pick up a Gala permission form in Jefferson Square this week!!

    The Bunker is back this Friday February 23rd. Write your name on your Patriot Pay and bring it to lunch to cash in on some amazing prizes and raffles at lunch. Remember we have our new candy items for sale including jolly ranchers, candy apple pops, and sour patch kids!

    Read 3 or more Rebecca Caudills? You can vote now through February 22nd. See your LA teacher, LC Canvas page, or go to bit.ly/rcvote24

    What's happening in the LC? STEAM Recess today includes Circuits, Lite Brites, and Nintendo Switches. Sign up with Mrs. Nelson. Today is your final day to vote for a Rebecca Caudill book! Don't forget to vote at bit.ly/rcvote24

    Your 7th Grade Patriots played one of their best games of the season, but came up just short of the victory.
    Your 7th grade Patriots take on Granger at home today. 

    The 8AA basketball team got their 5th win of the season with a win over Scullen last night. The Patriots got off to a hot start and never looked back. Great game last night 8AA!

    The 7th grade double A Patriots played one of their best games of the season last night against Scullen. The Patriots grabbed an early lead and held it until the 4th quarter. The sharks hit 2 late 3 pointers and the Patriots could not overcome the deficit. In the end the Patriots were defeated by a final score of 16 to11. They will look for a win today at home against Granger.