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Thursday, May 19, 2022 – Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Thursday, May 19, 2022 – Day A

1) Birthdays – May 19th…No birthdays today.

2) The Band Concert is at 6:15 this evening in the Auditorium and The Orchestra Concert is at 7:00 this evening in the Auditorium.

3) Any 8th grade students attending Hempstead High School and is interested in boys/girls wrestling, please come to the cafeteria after the announcements.

4) LEAP TODAY…Homework Help, Outdoor Soccer, Gaming Unplugged, Karaoke Fun & Vocal Coaching, Wonderful World of Recipes.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – Day A

1) Wish Shauna Hantelmann a happy birthday today.

2) Birthdays – May 17th…Teagan Treanor, Jaxson Krieg, Evan Sumpter.

3) Here are the numbers per grade of students with 2 or less referrals as of last Friday who can still receive a free snow cone on May 26: 5/13/22. 6th grade 159 / 7th grade 128 / 8th grade 153

4) Thank you to each and every one of you for donating your pop tabs to the Ronald McDonald House. As a school we were able to collect a grand total of 428lbs! We will be taking the pop tabs to the redemption center this summer and presenting a check to the Ronald McDonald House in Iowa City. Be sure to save your pop tabs for next year Hillhawks! Thank you, Ms. Marks for organizing this competition. Here are the final results: 5th place: Sudtelget with 26lbs, 4th place: Efferding with 42lbs, Getting an ice-cream treat – 3rd place: Tritz with 71lbs and 2nd place: Marks with 75lbs, and in 1st place getting a pizza party: Mrs. Olson with 82lbs!

5) LEAP TODAY…Homework Help, Hillhawk Helpers, Chess Club.

Monday, May 16, 2022 – Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Monday, May 16, 2022 – Day B

1) Birthdays – May 16th…Matthew Nelson, Landen HeffnerLeon.

2) Today’s Monday message is focused on practicing patience. Having patience means being able to wait calmly in the face of frustration or adversity. So, anywhere there is frustration or adversity, which is nearly everywhere, we have the opportunity to practice being patient. Please read the email I sent you this morning to learn more about the benefits and how to improve being patient. It is my hope that if you practice being patient with your friends and teachers, you will have a more enjoyable end to the school year.

3) LEAP TODAY…Homework Help, Gaming Unplugged, GSA, All About Arts.

Friday, May 13, 2022 – Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Friday, May 13, 2022 – Day A

1) Birthdays – May 14th…Michael Gibson, Cole Genthe.

2) This is our last week for collecting pop tabs. Please bring any and all pop tabs into your circle teacher by the end of the day today.

3) LEAP TODAY…No after school activities due to the early dismissal.

Thursday, May 12, 2022 – Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Thursday, May 12, 2022 – Day B

1) Birthdays Today – May 12th…No birthdays today.

2) All 6-8 grade girls that play basketball Meet in the Cafeteria at 7:40 a.m.

3) This is our last week for collecting pop tabs. Please bring any and all pop tabs into your circle teacher by Friday the 13th, so we have a chance to weigh them and get a grand total.

4) In the month of May students who have 2, or fewer, referrals and no suspensions will get a delicious treat on May 26. We want to celebrate you and your good behavior! As of Monday, there 164 6th graders / 133 7th graders / 165 8th graders who are able to participate! That’s 462 students all together. Stay focused, get your work done, and listen to your teachers.

5) LEAP for today…Homework Help, Outdoor Soccer, Wonderful World of Recipes, Gaming Unplugged

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 – Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 – Day A

1) Birthdays Today – May 11th…No birthdays today.

2) All 6-8 grade girls that play basketball Meet in the Cafeteria at 7:40 a.m

3) This is our last week for collecting pop tabs. Please bring any and all pop tabs in to your circle teacher by Friday the 13th, so we have a chance to weigh them and get a grand total.

4) In the month of May students who have 2, or fewer, referrals and no suspensions will get a delicious treat on May 26. We want to celebrate you and your good behavior! As of Monday, there 164 6th graders / 133 7th graders / 165 8th graders who are able to participate! That’s 462 students all together. Stay focused, get your work done, and listen to your teachers.

5) LEAP for today…Homework Help, All About Arts, Outdoor Soccer.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – Day B

1) Wish Mr. McMullen a happy birthday today. Birthdays Today – May 10th…Sapphire Langidrik, Jeremiah Murriel.

2) In the month of May students who have 2, or fewer, referrals and no suspensions will get a delicious treat on May 26. We want to celebrate you and your good behavior! As of Monday, there 164 6th graders / 133 7th graders / 165 8th graders who are able to participate! That’s 462 students all together. Stay focused, get your work done, and listen to your teachers.

3) 6th grade Football and Volleyball began yesterday. You can still sign up, just stop by Mrs. Haverland’s office.

4) Reminder…Wednesday is College Day. Wear your college apparel.

5) LEAP for today…Homework Help, Hillhawk Helpers, Chess Club.

Monday, May 9, 2022 – Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Monday, May 9, 2022 – Day A

1) Birthdays Today – May 9th…No birthdays today.

2) Last week we talked about being kind. This week’s Monday message is about being “Focused”. We are getting closer to the end of the school year, but we still have some work to do. You need to maintain Focus in your classes and on your schoolwork. Be sure to check your email for some help tips.

3) In the month of May students who have 2, or fewer, referrals and no suspensions will get a delicious treat on May 26. We want to celebrate you and your good behavior!

4) 6th grade Football and Volleyball starts today after school. To sign up, check your email from Mrs. Haverland. Football will meet in the LRC. Volleyball will meet in the North gym.

5) LEAP for today…Homework Help, Gaming Unplugged, GSA, All About Arts, Outdoor Soccer.

Friday, May 6, 2022 – Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Friday, May 6, 2022 – Day B

1) Birthdays Today – May 6th…Benjamin Meyer, Damian Huehne. May 7th…Sullivan Murphy. May 8th…Kaylee Spear.

2) 6th grade Football and Volleyball will start May 9th after school. To sign up, check your email from Mrs. Haverland. Football will meet in the LRC. Volleyball will meet in the North gym.

3) Today is School Lunch Hero Day! It is time to celebrate the Food & Nutrition staff! They have worked through a national pandemic and crazy supply chain issues. District wide, they have served over 1,141,491 meals through the month of March with many more to come. When you go to lunch today, please be sure to thank them for a job well done!

4) Sports Tomorrow – Boys and Girls Washington Relays Track & Field Meet…Meet will begin at 9 a.m. at Dalzell Field.

5) LEAP for today…Homework Help, Chess Club.