Jacksonville Commons Middle School

Knightly News

Dear JCMS Parents and Students,

Students are working on Oration speeches on "Hunger in America" as an integrated project for their language arts and social studies classes. Ms. Edwards, our AIG specialist, has provided some excellent resources to support students. Check them out!


#1: Brainstorming http://www.showme.com/sh/?h=N3XobZI

#2: Research http://www.showme.com/sh/?h=ubDwv7A
#3: Organizing your notes: http://www.showme.com/sh/?h=WwQzXrk
#4: Putting it All Together as a Rough Draft: http://www.showme.com/sh/?h=C2jR2oa



Our school will be having a talent show on March 11. Student auditions will begin on February 23 and students can sign up in their homeroom classes. Get your performances ready!!! Contact Ms. Lawson if you have any questions.


Please find below a list of upcoming scheduled events. As always, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.


Sincerely,

Dr. Pylant, Principal

Parenting, Media, and Everything in Between

As students are more active with technology and online access, please help us ensure they are making safe choices. Common Sense Media provides resources for you (movie ratings, digital content, etc.). Click here to access all these resources!

Upcoming Events at JCMS

February

22 Last day to sign up for the Talent Show

24 Early Release Day (Dismiss 12:00 pm)

25 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Home-vs-Hunters Creek

26 PBIS Dance (rescheduled)

March

01 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Home-vs-Southwest Middle

03 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Away-vs-New Bridge Middle

03 Interim Reports

04 Star Student Breakfast

07 Chorus Concert 6 pm (Northside High School)

07 Battle of the Books (Southwest High Schoool)

08 Spring Pictures

10-24 Benchmark Testing

10 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Away-vs-Dixon Middle

11 Talent Show

15 AVID Showcase

15 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Away-vs-Trexler Middle

16 Early Release Day (Dismiss 12:00 pm)

17 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Home-vs-Northwoods Park Middle

18 PBIS Celebration in the Park

18 Lock Down Drill

22 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Home-vs-Brewster Middle

24 Spelling Bee (Northwoods Park Middle School 6-7:30 pm)

24 Boys Soccer/Girls Volleyball Away-vs-Swansboro Middle

25 Holiday

March 28-April 1 Spring Break

April

04 Baseball Tryouts begin

08 Star Student Breakfast

08 AVID Dance (3 until 5)

08 Report Cards

15 AWARD Ceremony in the Gym (6th-9:10, 7th-11:00, 8th-10:10)

15 AVID applications due

19 Baseball Home-vs-Hunters Creek

20 Early Release Day (Dismiss 12:00 pm)

21 AVID Night (Commons & Northside High School)

21 Baseball Home-vs-Southwest Middle

22 Interim Reports

25 Track Tryouts begin

25 AVID Interview Night

26 Chess (Jacksonville Commons Elementary)

26 Baseball Away-vs-New Bridge Middle

29 Teacher Workday

May

03 Baseball Away-vs-Dixon Middle

06 Star Student Breakfast

06 8th Grade Dance (7-9)

05 Baseball Away-vs-Trexler Middle

09 Mini Track Meet 1

10 Baseball Home-vs-Northwoods Park Middle

12 Baseball Home-vs-Brewster Middle

16 Mini Track Meet 2

16 Interim Reports

17 Baseball Away-vs-Swansboro Middle

17 Chorus Concert 6:00 (Northside High School)

19 Conference Track Meet

24 Athletic Ceremony

25 EOG Test

26 EOG Test

30 Holiday

31 EOG/Common Exams

June

01 EOG/Common Exams

02 CTE Testing

07 Field Day

07 Report Cards