Marksmen Minute

A Look Ahead to the Week

Veteran's Day 2013

This morning, TCJSHS will be celebrating Veteran's Day with a few activities. All local Veterans are invited to attend a small ceremony in the Library followed by a free breakfast in the Red Apple Inn. Students who have a Veteran-relative attending may accompany their guest for the festivities throughout 1st period. As always, TCJSHS is forever grateful for the sacrifices given by these great individuals to our nation.

Free Tutoring!

Starting this Wednesday, we will be offering free tutoring in the Library after school until 4:00pm every day. There will be a Language Arts and Math teacher each day to help with questions, though anybody can attend with work regardless of the homework they have. Come by and utilize this awesome service!!

2013 Flag Football Championships of America

The flag football finals have been rescheduled for Tuesday, November 12. Games will start at 6:00 p.m. with the following schedule:

Game 1: Jr. girls vs. So. girls

Game 2: Sr. boys vs. Jr. Boys

Game 3: Winner game 1 vs "Defending Champs" Faculty Women

Game 4: Winner game 2 vs "3 Time Defending Champs" Faculty Men

Weekly Stuff

Game of the Week

Send in a picture of you AND the biggest pumpkin you can find. Email it to

You have to be in the picture - largest pumpkin wins free lunch from Subway!

(Last week's winner: Aaron Vincent)

Factoid(s) of the Week

  • The largest pumpkin pie ever made was over five feet in diameter and weighed over 350 pounds. It used 80 pounds of cooked pumpkin, 36 pounds of sugar, 12 dozen eggs and took six hours to bake.
  • The largest pumpkin ever grown weighed 1,140 pounds.
  • Pumpkins are a fruit.....yes, a fruit.

Worthless Website of the Week

Santa Claus is coming to town:

Chromebook Tip of the Week

If you get sick of using the 'Backspace' key and would rather use the 'Delete' function, simply press ALT+BACKSPACE to delete.


After School Events at TCJSHS

11/11 - Girls JH Basketball at 5:30 vs. Hancock County

11/12 - Flag Football Finals at 6:00

11/15 - Girls HS Basketball at 6:00 vs. Cannelton

11/16 - Girls Swimming at 10:00am

11/16 - Writing Club Fundraiser from 12:00-3:00 in the Library

Thursday GO RED Meetings
  • Pep Club in the Auditorium
  • Writing Club in Mrs. Atkins' room

Juniors - Wednesday, ASVAB test in the Math rooms - report at the 7:55am bell.

Menu (November 11th - 15th)

  • Breakfast - cinnamon toast, cereal, fruit
  • Lunch - chicken noodle soup, grilled cheese, broccoli/cauliflower and dip
  • Breakfast - biscuits and gravy, hash browns, fruit
  • Lunch - chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, carrots, fruit
  • Breakfast - bacon, eggs, toast, fruit
  • Lunch - BBQ ribs on bun, onion rings, celery sticks, fruit
  • Breakfast - breakfast pizza, cereal, fruit
  • Lunch - chicken enchiladas with cheese, corn, refried beans, cookies
  • Breakfast - pancakes, sausage, fruit
  • Lunch - pizza, salad with spinach, fruit