JM Daily Announcements


Spirit Week!!!!! 10/11 -10/15

Thursday - Team Day

Students can show their love/support of professional, college, or high school sports teams.

Again, face paint is not allowed.

Friday - Spirit Day

Students can show off their JM school pride.

We plan on giving all JM students spirit beads as they come into the building.

Early Release Schedule

School Carnival at 12:00 pm

HOMECOMING GAME @ Maury Stadium – 7pm

Remember that backpacks are not permitted at football games at Maury Stadium. Guests will not be allowed to enter the game with a backpack.

Club News

The BUZZ Media Club

The Media Club meets EVERY Tuesday right after school. Join us if you are interested in filming, reporting and editing what's going on at JM!
The Buzz Season 3 Episode 2

Roll For Initiative

Are you a Monopoly master?

Do you dream of searching for treasures of distant dungeons from the comfort of your air-conditioned room?

Do you love the thrill of competition?

Join us every Thursday in room 236 from 3-4:30 for


JM’s newest gaming club. Speak to Ms. Elsbury-Ward for details or email

Key Club!

For those who may be interested in community service, the Key Club will hold an interest meeting on Thursday, October 14 at 3:00 in Mr. Godfrey's classroom, 103, with guest speakers from the Kiwanis Club.

Pizza and other refreshments will be served. If interested, please stop by Mr. Godfrey's classroom no later than Wednesday so we will know how much food and drinks to provide.


DECA members: We will have a meeting after school in room 136 to discuss competition and the St. Jude Gala on Thursday 10/14.


JAYEM Pals will host a Unity Day Contest.

Entries are due by October 15th and can be dropped off at Mrs. Waite's office in the library.

Students can also email documents or photographs of their art to Mrs. Waite.

· Winners will receive gift cards (there will be multiple winners)

· The contest is being judged by some of your favorite JM teachers and administrators.

· This contest is being run by Jayem Pals! You can follow us on Instagram at @jayempals

· If you are interested in joining the club, you can contact Mrs. Waite

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Scholastic Bowl/Academic Quiz Team

The Scholastic Bowl/Academic Quiz Team will hold its first meeting on Monday, October 18th at 3pm in room 138. Come learn more about this varsity sport as we prepare for the season. See Mr. Blosser with any questions.

Senior Class-Jostens

Jostens will be here on Monday, October 18, at 9:30 in the auditorium to present the Senior Class with details on Caps & Gowns and announcements.

FINAL Senior Portrait Day!

The last Senior Portrait Make-Up day will be on October 26th. Please see Mrs. Cunningham in room 248 with any questions.

Counseling & Career Corner

ASVAB Registration

ASVAB registration is now open. Check with your counselor or with Mr. Pope in room 230 to learn how to register. The ASVAB is scheduled for November 10 at 8 am.

AP & IB Exam Payments

Students can begin making payments for AP and IB exams online now. Refer to the exam registration and fees flyer from your teacher for details.

College Rep Zooms This Week!

Thursday, October 14

  • Mary Washington @ 9:50am
  • Washington & Lee University @ 1:15pm

*See Ms. Said in Counseling to sign up!

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College Fair

Wednesday, Oct. 20th, 6:30-8:30pm

Spotsylvania Mall Drive

Fredericksburg, VA

Attention Juniors and Seniors! The college fair will be held on Wednesday October 20th from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Spotsylvania mall. Please stop by the counseling center to scan the QR code to register.
Senior Entrance Survey - Enter to Win!

Hey Class of 2022! Answer questions about your post-high school plans. Fill the survey out for a chance to win Krispy Kreme Donuts!


Game Time!!!

Thursday – October 14

JV/Varsity Field Hockey vs. Poquoson @ Poquoson Middle School – 5pm/6:30pm
  • Charter leaves @ 1:30pm

JV/Varsity Volleyball @ Caroline – 5pm/6:15pm

  • Bus scheduled to leave @ 3:45pm

Friday – October 15 - HOMECOMING

Varsity Football vs. Culpeper @ Maury Stadium – 7pm
  • Football Buses (2) leave @ 5:30pm

Monday – October 18

JV/Varsity Volleyball vs. Colonial Beach – 5:30pm/7pm

Tuesday – October 19

JV/Varsity Field Hockey vs. Chancellor @ Maury Stadium – 5/6:30pm

JV/Varsity Volleyball vs. Chancellor – 5pm/6:15pm

Wednesday – October 20

Cross Country - Battlefield District Championship @ Culpeper HS - 4pm

  • Bus leaves @ 1:15pm

JV Football @ Spotsylvania - 6pm

  • Football Bus leaves @ 4pm
  • Cheer Bus leaves @ 4:45pm

Thursday – October 21

Field Hockey - Battlefield District Semifinals @ Chancellor – 5:30pm

  • Bus leaves @ 4:00pm

JV/Varsity Volleyball @ King George – 5pm/6:15pm

  • Bus scheduled to leave @ 3:45pm

Friday – October 22

Field Hockey - Battlefield District Final @ Chancellor - 4pm

  • Bus leaves at 2:30pm

Varsity Football vs. Spotsylvania @ Maury Stadium – 7pm

  • Football Buses (2) leave @ 5:30pm

Fall Coaches

Cross Country: David Lovegrove:

Field Hockey: Erin Cunningham:

Football: George Coghill:

Cheer: Demetrice Silver:

Volleyball: Lou Wondree:

Golf: Marshall Wood:

Boys Basketball

Off-season conditioning is on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30-8:00pm.

Girl's Soccer Interest Meeting

Thursday, Oct. 14th, 3pm

Room 223

There will be a Girl's Soccer interest meeting at JM on Thursday Oct 14 at 3pm in room 223.

Reminders from Dr. Duffy

No Commercial Food Deliveries During School Day.

  • This is a reminder that no outside food can be brought into or be delivered to the school. Students can bring food from home or enjoy provided daily meals without charge.

Parking Pass

All student drivers must park in the student parking lot. Parking passes are $80 this year and can be paid by cash or check in the main office to Ms. Franke. You are required to fill out the online application below.
Student Parking Application

To be filled out by students with their school Microsoft account.

Behind the Wheel

Any student who plans on taking the Behind the Wheel course this semester needs to email Mr Brown at and get registered. If you have already registered, you need to call and get a scheduled time to drive.

You are required to drive at least 3 days. Please include in your email a contact number so Mr Brown can schedule you.

Hey Seniors! Please complete the Senior Entrance Survey to prepare Ms. Said, Mrs. Smith, and your School Counselors to assist you with planning for your post-secondary plans and goals. If you do the survey by Thursday, October 28th, you'll be eligible to win 1 of 10 gift certificates for a glazed dozen donuts from Krispy Kreme!

Catch Your Bus

Link to district transportation page.

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