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MJHS Announcements for the Week of March 18th, 2019

 

Friday, March 22nd

Indoor Soccer

Indoor soccer for 7th and 8th graders begins right after spring break, so get your teams in today!  We need more 7th graders!  See Mr. Bakke in Room 163 for sign-up forms.

 

Beanbags

There will be no beanbags after school today.  We will reschedule after Spring Break as we prepare for the tournament.

 

Summer School Learning

In an effort to provide additional opportunities for those students desiring an extension of the school year, the district is offering a junior high summer school program again this year at Madison Junior High.  The program is broken down into two three-week semesters.  All summer school classes will begin on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.  Semester 1 will end on June 21st.  Semester 2 will begin on Monday, June 24th and end Wednesday, July 12th.  Classes run Monday thru Friday.  There will be no classes July 4th-5th.  Course offerings and more information can be found on the Naperville 203 website by clicking on Academics.

 

TED Newsletter

Please click on the TED Newsletter to learn more about summer opportunities in areas of fine art, technology and language.

 

School Dance

Spring has almost sprung and that means it is time to plan our School Dance!  Student Council would like your opinion on what the theme of the dance should be this year!  The link to vote on your favorite theme is posted on the school website.  Please log on today to cast your vote!  Voting will close today.  All students are invited to vote!  The School Dance will be on Friday, April 12th, from 3-4:30pm after school.  The theme will be revealed after Spring Break. 

 

Intramural Volleyball

Attention all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders...interested in playing volleyball? Then you're in luck because the Warhawk Volleyball Intramural begins after Spring Break. Our first meeting will be after school on Monday, April 1st from 3:00-3:45 in the gym. For more information, please email Ms. Ufheil (kufheil@naperville203.org) or click here for the Volleyball Intramural page on the Madison website.

 

Spring Musical Schedule

There is no musical practice today after school. Make sure to practice your songs and choreography over spring break!

 

Golf Intramural

Attention 6th, 7th, and 8th graders: Spring is almost here and that means it is almost golfing season!! Registration for the golf intramural can be found on the Madison website or using this link. Space is limited so be sure to sign up soon! We will be hitting the links on April 10th. Email Mrs. Mennella (amennella@naperville203.org) if you have any questions!

 

Botanical Warhawks

Calling all gardeners, farmers, explorers, and scientists! We need you to help fill our new garden beds, plant this year's veggie garden, and feed our feathered friends. You are invited to help with all areas of gardening and growing this spring. The Botanical Warhawks will hold their first meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd at 3:00pm in Room 173, Ms. Borta's room. See Mrs. Ruiz down in PE if you have any questions. Hope to see you there!

 

Thursday, March 21th

 

Spirit Week

Just a reminder to wear your MJHS spirit wear tomorrow!

 

Diversity Club

Diversity Club has been canceled for after school today.  We will reschedule our meeting after spring break.  See Mrs. Memon and check your Canvas calendar for more details.

 

Summer School Learning

In an effort to provide additional opportunities for those students desiring an extension of the school year, the district is offering a junior high summer school program again this year at Madison Junior High.  The program is broken down into two three-week semesters.  All summer school classes will begin on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.  Semester 1 will end on June 21st.  Semester 2 will begin on Monday, June 24th and end Wednesday, July 12th.  Classes run Monday thru Friday.  There will be no classes July 4th-5th.  Course offerings and more information can be found on the Naperville 203 website by clicking on Academics.

 

Music Department News

Tonight, Performance Music groups will perform at The Patio in Bolingbrook. Treat your family to dinner & entertainment!  15% of the evening’s sales benefits the Music Department.  String Fusion performs at 5:45PM.  Men’s & Women’s Chorale perform at 6:30PM.  Jazz Lab performs at 7:15PM.  Jazz Ensemble performs at 8:00PM.  See attached for more information.

 

TED Newsletter

Please click on the TED Newsletter to learn more about summer opportunities in areas of fine art, technology and language.

 

Madison Color Guard

The Madison Color Guard marches in the Memorial Day Parade.  This is the final week to sign up. Permission slips must be turned in by this Friday.  See Mrs. McCann for more information.

 

School Dance

Spring has almost sprung and that means it is time to plan our School Dance!  Student Council would like your opinion on what the theme of the dance should be this year!  The link to vote on your favorite theme is posted on the school website.  Please log on today to cast your vote!  Voting will close on Friday.  All students are invited to vote!  The School Dance will be on Friday, April 12th, from 3-4:30pm after school.  The theme will be revealed after Spring Break. 

 

8th Grade Girls Basketball Jerseys

Attention 8th Grade Girls Basketball players:  You need to bring your WASHED jersey and practice jersey to Coach V in Room 187 by this Friday.  If Mr. V is not in the room, be sure to leave your name on a piece of paper on top of your jerseys. 

 

Intramural Volleyball

Attention all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders...interested in playing volleyball? Then you're in luck because the Warhawk Volleyball Intramural begins after Spring Break. Our first meeting will be after school on Monday, April 1st from 3:00-3:45 in the gym. For more information, please email Ms. Ufheil (kufheil@naperville203.org) or click here for the Volleyball Intramural page on the Madison website.

 

Spring Musical Schedule

Just a reminder that the characters Cat, Horton, JoJo, Mr. & Mrs. Mayor, Bird Girls, the Who's, and the Grinch have rehearsal tonight. Practice is until 5:00pm. We will meet in the Choir Room, blocking scenes and dancing today. See the canvas calendar for a more detailed agenda.

 

Golf Intramural

Attention 6th, 7th, and 8th graders: Spring is almost here and that means it is almost golfing season!! Registration for the golf intramural can be found on the Madison website or using this link. Space is limited so be sure to sign up soon! We will be hitting the links on April 10th. Email Mrs. Mennella (amennella@naperville203.org) if you have any questions!

 

8th Grade Boat Cruise

8th grade students must turn in their boat cruise permission slips to the main office prior to Spring Break.  If you choose not to attend, please let Mrs. Dale know.

 

8th Grade Washington, D.C. Trip

Room group slips are due no later than this Friday, March 22nd.  If you have not already picked up a slip or turned your group's in, please find them outside of the 8th grade offices.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Bolvin in Room 157.

 

Botanical Warhawks

Calling all gardeners, farmers, explorers, and scientists! We need you to help fill our new garden beds, plant this year's veggie garden, and feed our feathered friends. You are invited to help with all areas of gardening and growing this spring. The Botanical Warhawks will hold their first meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd at 3:00pm in Room 173, Ms. Borta's room. See Mrs. Ruiz down in PE if you have any questions. Hope to see you there!

 

Wednesday, March 20th

Spirit Week

This week, we will be doing a Spirit Week to get us ready for Spring Break!  Here are our remaining days of Spirit:

 

  • Thursday - Dress For Spring Break, Get Tropical!

  • Friday - Spirit Wear

 

Music Department News

This Thursday, March 21st, Performance Music groups will perform at The Patio in Bolingbrook. Treat your family to dinner & entertainment!  15% of the evening’s sales benefits the Music Department.  String Fusion performs at 5:45 PM.  Men’s & Women’s Chorale perform at 6:30 PM.  Jazz Lab performs at 7:15 PM.  Jazz Ensemble performs at 8:00 PM.  See attached for more information.

 

Madison Color Guard

The Madison Color Guard marches in the Memorial Day Parade.  This is the final week to sign up. Permission slips must be turned in by this Friday.  See Mrs. McCann for more information.

 

School Dance

Spring has almost sprung and that means it is time to plan our School Dance!  Student Council would like your opinion on what the theme of the dance should be this year!  The link to vote on your favorite theme is posted on the school website.  Please log on today to cast your vote!  Voting will close on Friday.  All students are invited to vote!  The School Dance will be on Friday, April 12th, from 3-4:30pm after school.  The theme will be revealed after Spring Break. 

 

8th Grade Girls Basketball Jerseys

Attention 8th Grade Girls Basketball players:  You need to bring your WASHED jersey and practice jersey to Coach V in Room 187 by this Friday.  If Mr. V is not in the room, be sure to leave your name on a piece of paper on top of your jerseys. 

 

Intramural Volleyball

Attention all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders...interested in playing volleyball? Then you're in luck because the Warhawk Volleyball Intramural begins after Spring Break. Our first meeting will be after school on Monday, April 1st from 3:00-3:45 in the gym. For more information, please email Ms. Ufheil (kufheil@naperville203.org) or click here for the Volleyball Intramural page on the Madison website.

 

Diversity Club

Diversity Club will meet this Thursday after school in Room 195 from 3-3:45pm.  As always, all are welcome to join us for this week's meeting.

 

Spring Musical Schedule

Just a reminder that the characters Cat, Horton, JoJo, Mr. & Mrs. Mayor, Bird Girls, the Who's, and the Grinch have rehearsal tonight. Practice is until 5:00pm. We will meet in the Choir Room, blocking scenes and dancing today. See the canvas calendar for a more detailed agenda.

 

Golf Intramural

Attention 6th, 7th, and 8th graders: Spring is almost here and that means it is almost golfing season!! Registration for the golf intramural can be found on the Madison website or using this link. Space is limited so be sure to sign up soon! We will be hitting the links on April 10th. Email Mrs. Mennella (amennella@naperville203.org) if you have any questions!

 

8th Grade Boat Cruise

8th grade students must turn in their boat cruise permission slips to the main office prior to Spring Break.  If you choose not to attend, please let Mrs. Dale know.

 

8th Grade Washington, D.C. Trip

Room group slips are due no later than this Friday, March 22nd.  If you have not already picked up a slip or turned your group's in, please find them outside of the 8th grade offices.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Bolvin in Room 157.

 

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day is on March 21st and it is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012. Help show your support by wearing your craziest socks on March 21st. Join with us to create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion, and wellbeing of people with Down Syndrome.

 

Botanical Warhawks

Calling all gardeners, farmers, explorers, and scientists! We need you to help fill our new garden beds, plant this year's veggie garden, and feed our feathered friends. You are invited to help with all areas of gardening and growing this spring. The Botanical Warhawks will hold their first meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd at 3:00pm in Room 173, Ms. Borta's room. See Mrs. Ruiz down in PE if you have any questions. Hope to see you there!

 

Tuesday, March 19th

 

Spirit Week

This week, we will be doing a Spirit Week to get us ready for Spring Break!  Here are our remaining days of Spirit:

 

  • Wednesday - Flip Flops/Sandals/Open-Toed Shoes Day

  • Thursday - Dress For Spring Break, Get Tropical!

  • Friday - Spirit Wear

 

Music Department News

Best wishes to Madison's 8th Grade Choir as they travel this evening to Naperville Central to participate in their pops concert.  Join us at the NCHS auditorium at 7 pm for some great music!  Also, the only fundraiser of the year for our department is this Thursday night at the Patio in Bolingbrook.  Join us for some dinner and music!  See attached flyer for schedule and more information on the event.

 

Madison Color Guard

The Madison Color Guard marches in the Memorial Day Parade.  This is the final week to sign up. Permission slips must be turned in by this Friday.  See Mrs. McCann for more information.

 

School Dance

Spring has almost sprung and that means it is time to plan our School Dance!  Student Council would like your opinion on what the theme of the dance should be this year!  The link to vote on your favorite theme is posted on the school website.  Please log on today to cast your vote!  Voting will close on Friday.  All students are invited to vote!  The School Dance will be on Friday, April 12th, from 3-4:30 pm after school.  The theme will be revealed after Spring Break. 

 

8th Grade Girls Basketball Jerseys

Attention 8th Grade Girls Basketball players:  You need to bring your WASHED jersey and practice jersey to Coach V in Room 187 by this Friday.  If Mr. V is not in the room, be sure to leave your name on a piece of paper on top of your jerseys. 

 

Intramural Volleyball

Attention all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders...interested in playing volleyball? Then you're in luck because the Warhawk Volleyball Intramural begins after Spring Break. Our first meeting will be after school on Monday, April 1st from 3:00-3:45 in the gym. For more information, please email Ms. Ufheil (kufheil@naperville203.org) or click here for the Volleyball Intramural page on the Madison website.

 

Diversity Club

Diversity Club will meet this Thursday after school in Room 195 from 3-3: 45 pm.  As always, all are welcome to join us for this week's meeting.

 

Spring Musical Schedule

Just a reminder that the characters Cat, Horton, JoJo, Mr. & Mrs. Mayor, Bird Girls, the Who's, and the Grinch have rehearsal tonight. Practice is until 4:30 pm. We will meet in the Choir Room reviewing music today. Please bring your signed permission papers. See the canvas calendar for a more detailed agenda.

 

Golf Intramural

Attention 6th, 7th, and 8th graders: Spring is almost here and that means it is almost golfing season!! Registration for the golf intramural can be found on the Madison website or using this link. Space is limited so be sure to sign up soon! We will be hitting the links on April 10th. Email Mrs. Mennella (amennella@naperville203.org) if you have any questions!

 

8th Grade Boat Cruise

8th-grade students must turn in their boat cruise permission slips to the main office prior to Spring Break.  If you choose not to attend, please let Mrs. Dale know.

 

8th Grade Washington, D.C. Trip

Room group slips are due no later than this Friday, March 22nd.  If you have not already picked up a slip or turned your group's in, please find them outside of the 8th-grade offices.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Bolvin in Room 157.

 

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day is on March 21st and it is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012. Help show your support by wearing your craziest socks on March 21st. Join with us to create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion, and wellbeing of people with Down Syndrome.

 

Botanical Warhawks

Calling all gardeners, farmers, explorers, and scientists! We need you to help fill our new garden beds, plant this year's veggie garden, and feed our feathered friends. You are invited to help with all areas of gardening and growing this spring. The Botanical Warhawks will hold their first meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd at 3:00 pm in Room 173, Ms. Borta's room. See Mrs. Ruiz down in PE if you have any questions. Hope to see you there!

 

Monday, March 16th

 

Spirit Week

This week, we will be doing a Spirit Week to get us ready for Spring Break!  Here are our remaining days of Spirit:

  • Tuesday - Baseball/Softball Jersey Day

  • Wednesday - Flip Flops/Sandals/Open-Toed Shoes Day

  • Thursday - Dress For Spring Break, Get Tropical!

  • Friday - Spirit Wear

 

Newspaper Club

Have you been thinking about the school newspaper all year, but were not able to contribute your writing, comics, or artwork this year?  Well, now is your chance!  Newspaper Club will be meeting tomorrow morning at 7:15am in Room 195 to begin working on the final paper of the school year.  This is your chance to write about your opinions, current events, contribute artwork, reviews, and more!  See Ms. Grubb or Mrs. Memon for more information.

 

Intramural Volleyball

Attention all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders...interested in playing volleyball? Then you're in luck because the Warhawk Volleyball Intramural begins after Spring Break. Our first meeting will be after school on Monday, April 1st from 3:00-3:45 in the gym. For more information, please email Ms. Ufheil (kufheil@naperville203.org) or click here for the Volleyball Intramural page on the Madison website.

 

Diversity Club

Diversity Club will meet Thursday after school in Room 195 from 3-3:45 pm.  As always, all are welcome to join us for this week's meeting.

 

Spring Musical Schedule

There is no Musical practice today after school.

 

Golf Intramural

Attention 6th, 7th, and 8th graders: Spring is almost here and that means it is almost golfing season!! Registration for the golf intramural can be found on the Madison website or using this link. Space is limited so be sure to sign up soon! We will be hitting the links on April 10th. Email Mrs. Mennella (amennella@naperville203.org) if you have any questions!

 

8th Grade Boat Cruise

8th-grade students must turn in their boat cruise permission slips to the main office prior to Spring Break.  If you choose not to attend, please let Mrs. Dale know.

 

8th Grade Washington, D.C. Trip

Room group slips are due no later than next Friday, March 22nd.  If you have not already picked up a slip or turned your group's in, please find them outside of the 8th-grade offices.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Bolvin in Room 157.

 

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day is on March 21st and it is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012. Help show your support by wearing your craziest socks on March 21st. Join is with us to create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion, and wellbeing of people with Down Syndrome.

 

Botanical Warhawks

Calling all gardeners, farmers, explorers, and scientists! We need you to help fill our new garden beds, plant this year's veggie garden, and feed our feathered friends. You are invited to help with all areas of gardening and growing this spring. The Botanical Warhawks will hold their first meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd at 3:00pm in Room 173, Ms. Borta's room. See Mrs. Ruiz down in PE if you have any questions. Hope to see you there!