Jasper High School

Jag News

November 16

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General Announcements:

  • Science Fair Help
  • One Act Play (Treasure Island)
  • Information from our technology department (repeat from earlier in year)
  • Yearbook Orders
  • Musical Auditions
  • Fall Semester Exam Schedule


Science Fair Help

Do you have a background in, and a love for science, math or computers? Would you like to advance STEM careers for today’s youth? Would you like to see what amazing research is being done by Jasper kids? WE NEED YOU to be a Science Fair judge! The Jasper Science Fair will be held on Friday, December 4, 2015. We would need you for about half a day starting around 8:00 am. We will feed you breakfast and lunch, and give you unlimited coffee, juice and soda! We have projects in a wide range of categories all the way from biology, to chemistry to physics to engineering and computers, and we can work with you to find the perfect fit. Your feedback for the students is invaluable, and will help them in future competitions as well. Please consider being a Science Fair judge! You can contact me at Pamela.Grow@pisd.edu.


One Act Play (Treasure Island)

Ahoy Matey,

We have pirates, treasure, adventure, and more!

Come see our one act play, Treasure Island, adapted by Phil Wilmott.

Nov. 18th at Jasper, 7pm

Tickets are $5, sold at the door, CASH ONLY

Support Jasper Theatre by purchasing FUN PASTA online!

To order the delicious and fun food options, go to:

https://www.funpastafundraising.com/shop/jasper-theatre-booster-club

and click on the blue SHOP NOW button.


Support Jasper Theatre by purchasing FUN PASTA online!

To order the delicious and fun food options, go to:

https://www.funpastafundraising.com/shop/jasper-theatre-booster-club


and click on the blue SHOP NOW button.


Information from our technology department (repeat from earlier in year)

Plano ISD has implemented InfoCenter, allowing you to better control how you receive communications from your school or district. The following is a guide to help you get started.

What is InfoCenter?: InfoCenter provides access to all the messages and information sent by your organization. Accessible from any internet-enabled device, InfoCenter visually displays and organizes alerts, notifications, and attachments for easy review and reference. InfoCenter also allows you to customize how you receive communications from PISD (campus and district).

How do I sign up for InfoCenter?: Signing up for InfoCenter is easy. Using the email address that you have on file for your district (emergency card), follow these three steps:

1. Download the InfoCenter by SchoolMessenger app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Market. You can also access the InfoCenter web portal at https://infocenter.schoolmessenger.com/

2. Click the “New User” button, enter your email address, and create a password. An email will be sent to that address with a secure token. Note: If you receive an “already claimed by another user account” error message that means you’ve already created a SchoolMessenger account via another SchoolMessenger product, such as Contact Manager. Simply follow the “Return to login” link and login. Use the “Forgot your password” link if needed.

3. After authenticating via the token sent to your email, return to InfoCenter and sign in using your email and password.

What’s in InfoCenter?:Once you’ve created your account, the records associated with your email address will be linked automatically. You can then:

  • View the records associated with your account.
  • Review the last 30 days worth of messages for all your associated records.
  • View your contact information, and configure how you’d like to receive notifications.

Important Things to Know:

  • Regardless of how you choose to receive notifications, all messages associated with your records will be retained in the InfoCenter inbox for 30 days.
  • You can opt into receiving Device Notifications (Push) under Notification Preferences. When choosing to receive Device Notifications, a badge or alert will appear when you receive new communications from Plano ISD.

Our provider, SchoolMessenger, makes the security and privacy of your data a top priority. As one of over 100 approved signatories to Student Privacy Pledge, you can feel ensured that your student’s information is safe and will never be sold, rented or shared.


Yearbook

Yearbooks are available to be purchased online. These may be purchased with a credit card at www.jostensyearbooks.com .


Musical Auditions

Actors, Singers, Dancers, Technicians. It’s time for Jasper’s musical, Little Shop of Horrors.

Wed. 12/2 at 7pm, in the cafeteria, there is a meeting for the students and parents of students interested in being part of the cast/crew.

Parents must attend in order to gain access to the necessary forms. Students are strongly encouraged to attend.

Please email renee.harris@pisd.edu if you have further questions.


Fall Semester Exam Schedule

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PTSA/ Jasper Booster Club Announcements:

  • PTSA Reflections contest deadline extended
  • Jasper HS Silent Auction & Italian Dinner
  • Drill Team Fundraiser
  • Theater Fundraiser


Jasper HS Silent Auction & Italian Dinner

All Jasper Families and Students are invited to attend the Jasper High School Band’s 2015 Italian Dinner Concert & Silent Auction featuring the Jasper High School Band as well as Rice and Robinson Middle School Bands. All Jasper Band students will be performing in this event, so don't miss it -- Saturday, November 14, from 5-9:30 PM at Jasper HS! The bands will perform throughout the evening. Dinner will be from 5:30-7:30 PM with a Silent Auction and Raffle from 5-9 PM. Dinner will be catered by MAGGIANOS and features a choice of Spaghetti with Meat or Marinara Sauce and include Salad, Bread, Iced tea/water. Tickets for the dinner are $15 per person for adults & students ages 11 & above and must be bought in advance via the attached form below or online: http://www.jasperhighschoolband.com. Tickets are required for all persons and students eating dinner. Children’s plates (ages 10 & younger) will feature spaghetti with meat or marinara sauce for $7.50 per person. Make this a fun night for the whole family! Enjoy music, dinner and shop at the auction. Auction items include many restaurants and stores, theatre/music/sporting event tickets, valuable Educational packages and more! Although anyone may attend the concert without having dinner, we highly encourage all Jasper band families to support this fundraising effort and join in the dinner as well as attend the concert. And don't miss your chance at winning a fabulous prize basket -- Raffle tickets for prize baskets are for sale as single tickets for $3, 4 for $10, 10 for $20 or 30 for $50. Raffle tickets can be bought online or at the dinner. Buy your tickets today online via credit card at http://www.jasperhighschoolband.com or via check/cash using the attached ticket order form (please drop off forms with payment to the band hall). For more information please email Erin Heath at erin@xcelevents.us


Please click here for the flyer: http://goo.gl/dg0oU7

Jasper Clubs/ PWSH Announcements:

  • FFA Fundraiser
  • Plano West Cheer Night at Kendra Scott



Plano West FFA – Cristina’s Fall Flowers Fundraiser

FFA is selling Vouchers for a Flat of Cristina’s Fall Flowers 18 – 4” pots including: PANSIES, DIANTHUS, DUST MILLER, PETUNIAS & VIOLAS. – you can mix and match the flowers! Contact an FFA member or Jamie Hanna at jamiehanna@verizon.net to order some today!


Plano West FFA – Mooyah’s Spirit Night – Tuesday, November 17th from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

It’s Easy to Support Plano West FFA – Purchase a meal at lunch or dinner at the Mooyah’s Parker & Preston Road AND Mention Plano West FFAthey will print a second receipt and collect them to total at the end of the night. It’s that EASY! When you do so, 15% of your purchase total will be given to Plano West FFA!


Plano West Cheer Night at Kendra Scott at the Shops of Legacy

Holiday Shopping Event!

The Plano West Cheerleaders are hosting a Kendra Gives Back shopping event at the Shops at Legacy store.
Shop at Kendra Scott! Thursday, November 19 from 5:00-8:00pm!

Hope to see you there!

Jasper High School

Jasper High School Website:

http://k-12.pisd.edu/schools/jasper/


PTSA Website:

https://jasperptsa.membershiptoolkit.com/home


Remind Texts:

send the following message "@2015-16jas" to 81010