Jasper Middle School

Weekly Parent Newsletter

This Week at JMS

Monday, Oct. 10

Breakfast - Whole Grain Cinni Mini Or Whole Grain Frudel, Fruit, 100% Juice, Milk

Lunch - Hamburger or Cheeseburger on Bun, Crinkle Fries, Fruit & Veggie Bar, Milk

3:00PM Study Tables @ JMS

Tuesday, Oct. 11

Breakfast - Pancake & Sausage Breakfast Bites, Fruit, 100% Juice, Milk

Lunch - Beef Haystacks, Shredded Cheese, Salsa, Refried Beans, Fruit & Veggie Bar, Milk

Wednesday, Oct. 12

Breakfast - Whole Grain Donut Ring, Yogurt, Fruit, 100% Juice, Milk

Lunch - Buffalo Chicken Tots, Breadstick, Sidekick, Fruit & Veggie Bar, Milk

3:00PM Performing Arts Practice (attendance required)

Thursday, Oct. 13

Breakfast - Ultimate Breakfast Round, Cheese Stick, Fruit, 100% Juice, Milk

Lunch - Chicken Drumstick, Dinner Roll, Cheesy Broccoli, Fruit & Veggie Bar, Milk

3:00PM Study Tables at JMS

5:30PM Creative Arts Night (doors open)

6:00PM 8th Grade Football @ Vincennes

Friday, Oct. 14

Breakfast - Strawberry or Cinnamon Mini Bagel, Fruit, 100% Juice, Milk

Lunch - Pizza, Green Beans, Pudding Cup, Fruit & Veggie Bar, Milk

Upcoming Important Dates

Oct. 17-21, 2022 Fall Break - No School

Nov. 23-25, 2022 Thanksgiving Break - No School

Dec. 21, 2022 End of 2nd Quarter and 1st Semester

Jan. 5, 2023 School Resumes

Jan. 16, 2023 Professional Development - No School

Feb. 20, 2023 Snow Make-Up Day - No School

Mar. 10, 2023 End of 3rd Quarter

Mar.20-24, 2023 Spring break - No School

April 5, 2023 8th Grade Dubois County Career Cruise (@JHS)

Apr. 7, 2023 Good Friday - No School

Apr. 10, 2023 Snow Make-up Day - No School

May 25, 2023 8th Grade Achievement Night

May 26, 2023 End of 4th Quarter and 2nd Semester

Office Information

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From the JMS Nurse

Great news! Did you know that SchoolCare is a program used by the Greater Jasper Consolidated School nurses and follows the medical confidentiality laws governed by the Indiana Department of Health! Please go to your PowerSchool account and log in, scroll down until you find SchoolCare on the left side of the page. Please click on SchoolCare and register your child so that the school nurse will have the current medical information that you choose to share with her. Also, in both the middle school and high school you are able to give consent for the school nurse to administer Tylenol, Ibuprofen, Midol and Tums in case your child would need it during the school day. When you register your student in SchoolCare please be sure to edit in the OTC Medication section if you choose to give consent for your child to have any or all of the above OTC Medications. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Buschkoetter at 812-481-4855.
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Ice Cream Fridays

The JMS Student Council will be selling ice cream bars during lunch on Fridays. Cost is $2. All proceeds will go to the Student Council to be used on activities, events, and resources for the JMS student body.

This Week at JMS Archives

All of our weekly newsletters will be archived on our website. You can use this link to access them directly - https://jms.gjcs.k12.in.us/parents/jms-newsletters . Or you can go to our website and click "Menu" and then "Parents" to find them.

Teacher Information

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Students of the Week

Each week of the school year, we will be recognizing two Students of the Week for each grade level. Students are nominated for this recognition by staff members for a variety of reasons. It could be based on Academics, Behavior, Character, or Improvement. All of the nominees are then voted upon by the staff to identify the six winners for that week. This week's winners include:

6th Graders - Kayleigh Davis and Walker Swan

7th Graders - Anna Levin and Caden Swaim

8th Graders - Madison Mauck and Parker Dooley

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Extra-Curricular Activities

Jasper Public Library

Anyone ages 10 - 19 are welcome to come to the Public Library for these free events!

Students are reminded that we now have lots of room at the library for studying and collaborative projects. We also have study rooms available with space to spread out and work. We have study snacks available at the front desk upon request.

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Dubois County Museum

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Teen Outback

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Memorial Hospital Event

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L4G and Project 13:34

With the seasons changing and temperatures getting cooler, we are sure parents are pulling out the next season's clothes and finding out that their children have outgrown them. Although growth is a fact of life, some families just can't afford to replace the clothing their children have outgrown. LG4 just wants to remind everyone that we are still here and willing to help those families in need. We have attached request forms for your convenience.

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Red Cross Blood Drive

Thursday, Oct. 27th, 2pm

3600 North Portersville Road

Jasper, IN

at Jasper Middle School Gym

Thursday, October 27, 2022; 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

To schedule an appointment, please visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter sponsor code: JasperMiddle School or call 1-800-RED CROSS.

The pdf is attached to this newsletter.

WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please click on the link if you are able to volunteer at this event!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0844ACAB28A2F85-american

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