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Wednesday, November 20, 2019 — Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 — Day A

  • Birthdays Today – November 20th…Emma Sieverding, Ella Iaun, Elijah Hyet.
  • LEAP – Homework Help Monday through Friday. Wednesday, November 20th…Bullet Journaling, Japanese Cooking.  Thursday, November 21st…Honor Choir, Japanese Cooking.
  • Can you sing, dance, play an instrument, recite a poem…?  Try out for Jefferson’s annual talent show.  Auditions are Thursday or Friday, November 21st or 22nd after school in the auditorium.  Once you have done your act for the auditions, you will be able to go home. The talent show will be held on December 20th for the student body.

Friday, November 8, 2019 — Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Friday, November 8, 2019 — Day A

  • Birthdays Today – November 8th…Jenna Dodsworth, Michael Ashford, Kurt Priebe. November 10th…Ethan Schmitt, Ellie Hermiston.
  • LEAP – Homework Help today after school.
  • Last day to sign up for the Battle of the Books! Sign up in the LRC!
  • Dubuque Wrestling Club Open House/Free Wrestling Clinic is on Monday, November 11th from 6:15 to 8 p.m. at the Loras College Graber Center. For more information stop by the main office.
  • Junior Mustangs Wrestling Club began on October 9th. For more information stop by the main office.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 — Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 — Day A

  • Birthdays Today – November 6th…Trenton Sheehy, Easton Schmit.
  • LEAP – Wednesday, November 6th…Tennis Field Trip, Elephantastic Sewing, Bullet Journaling. Thursday, November 7th…Advanced Painting, Felt Owl Earbud Holder, Honor Choir.  Homework Help…Monday through Friday.
  • There is still time to sign up for the Battle of the Books! Sign up in the LRC until Friday, November 8th.

Friday, October 25, 2019 — Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Friday, October 25, 2019 — Day A

  • Birthdays Today – October 25th…Grace Federonich, Mareanda Anram. October 27th…Shaybria Saddler, Emilie Pospisil.
  • All volleyball and cross country students need to turn their uniforms into the main office in a plastic bag with their name on it.
  • The book fair has arrived! It will be open before school, after school, during success time (come with a pass), and during conferences. It will be here until Thursday, October 31st.
  • LEAP…Friday, Oct 25th …Homework Help only.
  • Don’t forget to sign up for the Battle of the Books! Sign up sheets are on the circulation desk in the LRC.
  • General Expectations during the football games:
  • We strongly recommend that ALL students in grades K-8 be accompanied by an adult.
  • NO backpacks, bags, etc. are allowed in Dalzell Field by students.
  • Students will need to show their school ID for admission to the game. Middle School students must wear their school ID for the duration of the contest.
  • Students are expected to sit/stand in the designated student sections based on their grade level (ie. Middle school or high school).
  • Students are expected to display good sportsmanship towards both the home and visiting teams and their fans.
  • We have the same expectations of student behavior at Dalzell Field as are in place during the school day at all of our district buildings.
  • Failure to adhere to these expectations and the directions given by district staff may result in students being asked to leave the contest, as well as being suspended from attending future district athletic events.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 — Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Thursday, October 24, 2019 — Day B

  1. Birthdays Today – October 24th…Blake Blackorby.
  2. All volleyball and cross country students need to turn their uniforms into the main office in a plastic bag with their name on it.
  3. The book fair has arrived! It will be open before school, after school, during success time (come with a pass), and during conferences. It will be here until Thursday, October 31st.
  4. LEAPThursday, Oct 24thHomework Help only. LEAP…Friday, Oct 25th …Homework Help only.
  5. Reminder…Parent/Teacher Conferences are next Wednesday and Thursday. Remind your parents to sign up.
  6. Don’t forget to sign up for the Battle of the Books! Sign up sheets are on the circulation desk in the LRC.
  7. Students…Please follow these expectations. Hoods are not allowed to be worn in school.  Also please leave hats, jackets and stocking hats in your locker.  Please remember that an ID and lanyard or a sticker must be shown at all times.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — Day A

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — Day A

  1. Birthdays Today – October 23rd…No birthdays.
  2. All volleyball and cross country students need to turn their uniforms into the main office in a plastic bag with their name on it.
  3. The book fair has arrived! It will be open before school, after school, during success time (come with a pass), and during conferences. It will be here until Thursday, October 31st.
  4. LEAPWednesday, Oct 23rd …Elephantastic Necklace Making with Chona Kutsch.  FIELD TRIP to Senior Tennis Courts with Chris Miller.  Henna with Rachel Harwood.  LEAP…Thursday, Oct 24thHomework Help only.  LEAP…Friday, Oct 25th …Homework Help only.
  5. Reminder…Parent/Teacher Conferences are next Wednesday and Thursday. Remind your parents to sign up.

Monday, September 23, 2019 — Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements
Monday, September 23, 2019 — Day B
1) Birthdays Today – September 23rd…Sophia Beecher, Antonio Carmichael, Sanaa Dunn, Tyshawn Hargrove.
2) Cross Country practice is cancelled today.
3) LEAP…Homework Help – Monday through Friday. Tuesday, September 24th…Beginner Painting; DOGS – Learn compassion towards all things on earth. Thursday, September 26th…Advanced Painting.
4) Sports Today – Girls Red Volleyball…Jefferson Red vs. Roosevelt Black. 7th grade at Jefferson and 8th grade at Roosevelt; both games begin at 4 p.m.
5) Sports today – 7th Grade Football…Jefferson vs. Mazzuchelli at Mazzuchelli beginning at 4:15 p.m.

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Jefferson’s Conference Schedule:

  • Wednesday, February 13: 3:30-8:30 PM
  • Thursday, February 24:  9:00 AM-6:30 PM

Our conference scheduler link is live.  We look forward to seeing you to talk about your student’s progress.

https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Thomas_Jefferson_Middle_School

Friday December 21, 2018 — Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Friday December 21, 2018 — Day B

1) Birthdays Today – December 21st…Vanessa House, Derick Lomax, Dylan Peterson.

2) DARE…Ski and Snowboard Nights is tonight, December 21st.

3) Boys 7th and 8th grade basketball and girls 7th and 8th grade dance will be starting January 3rd. Students must have a physical on file to participate.

4) Our winner’s in the Elk’s Free Throw Contest are Jalon Johnson, Ava Runde, Isaac Smith, and Ella Campbell. They have advanced to the next round at Washington on January 5th.

5) No LEAP today.

6) Auditions for our school musical, “Guys and Dolls,” will be after school on either January 8th or January 9th in the auditorium. The auditions will be in front of several adults involved with the play and consist of listening to each person sing part of a song of his or her choice and read a few lines of dialog. Call backs will be after school on January 10th. Everyone who auditions will be in the play.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 — Day B

Thomas Jefferson Middle School Announcements

Thursday, November 29, 2018 — Day B

1) Birthdays Today – November 29th…Franklin Cretsinger, Skyler Dempsey, Marshawn Dukes, Noah Harwood, Keyonna Milroy.

2) Leap…November 29th…Dance and Script Reading. Thursdays, November 29th through December 20th…Line Dancing. Thursday, November 29th….Snakes.

3) Can you sing, dance, juggle, or play an instrument? Jefferson has an annual talent show. It is time to work up your act. The acts for the show will be selected from the auditions. Auditions are after school between 2:35 and 4:00 on December 5th OR 6th in the auditorium. Once you have auditioned, you can leave. The talent show will be on December 21st.

4) Please send all band, choir and orchestra students to the auditorium for the concert rehearsal. Students will rehearse during periods 1 and 2.