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    8th Grade students who fail a CORE SUBJECT in the first semester MUST make a 75% or above during the second semester in order to pass that core subject area.
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  • lunch       Lunch News:
    NO MORE LUNCH BILLS!   ALL STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE FREE LUNCH FOR THE NEXT 4 YEARS THANKS TO A GRANT!   Students are allowed to bring their own lunch from home if they prefer. 
    For every online order placed with Scholastic, our school library receives a $3 credit to use towards new library books.  You can access all their book club catalogs on their site.
    Our school code is NHYZP.
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  • spirit shirt

    This is the 2018 - 2019 school SPIRIT SHIRT that is available to purchase for $10.  The DEADLINE TO ORDER WAS EXTENDED to October 31st.  Students who purchase this shirt will be allowed to wear it EVERY FRIDAY to school.


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    There will be several "Special Dress" days for October.   On these days, students may wear the color featured for the day by wearing that color shirt and/or socks, but they must wear regular uniform bottoms.  They may accessorize with jewelry and  hair bows/ribbons. 

    Use your creativity!  


    Tuesday, October 9th - 4-H Wear Green Day

    This day is ONLY FOR 4-H MEMBERS!


    Friday, October 12th - Wear Sunshades Day

    Shade Out Drugs & Bullying!


    Friday, October 19th - NEON Day

    Our students are "TOO BRIGHT" for bullying & drugs!


    Wednesday, October 24th - ORANGE Day

    Bullying Awareness


    Friday, October 26th - Favorite Sports Team Jersey/Shirt Day

    Stay in the Game Against Drugs & Bullying!


    Wednesday, October 31st - RED Day

    Just "Say No" to Drugs!


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  • pull tabs

    The 4-H Clubs of Tangipahoa Parish have been asked to collect the pull tabs from cans for the Ronald McDonald House.  Please save your pull tabs and send or drop them off to us at school.  Your help in this service project is much appreciated!


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    Penny Power Week at Jewel Sumner Middle will be October 29th - November 2nd.  Each class that collects $75 or more will win a pizza party.  The penny drive benefits TARC and the many programs that TARC has for our special citizens.   It always feels so good to give back to your community so start digging out those pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters or bills!  Any American money is accepted!!!!  TARC also accepts checks.  Help JSMS raise funds for a great community resource!   Penny Power ends Friday, November 2nd. 

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    The Student Council will hold their annual canned food drive through November 5th - 9th for the Tangi Food Pantry.  We will be collecting non-perishables only.  The class on each hall that brings in the largest number of cans will receive a pizza party.   Please teach your child(ren) to give back by sending in a few cans to help out the Tangi Food Pantry and the families they service.



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        Please send all Boxtops  and Community Coffee  labels to Ms. Splane in the library or to the office.  They will get them to the PTSA so that they can redeem them for our school.  Although they can only be mailed off once a year,  we will COLLECT THEM ALL YEAR LONG!                                                  
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    Please click the image above to learn more about the cumulative grading procedure being used parishwide in grade 8.  This is an entirely different grading procedure than grade 6 and grade 7.  The PowerPoint explains the difference between the two grading systems.
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  •  School Fees Information   
    We are happy to have your child(ren) as part of the student body this year at JSMS.  Please read the information below concerning school fees.
    • If you send a check for school fees, please have your child's name and a phone number on the memo line.
    • You may send one check for supply fees, PE uniforms and clubs.  Just attach a note as to what fees you are paying. 
    • If you are sending cash, please have it in an envelope marked with your child's name and what fees you are paying.
    • PE uniforms are $15 for all new students and any students who need to purchase a new uniform.  
    • Fees for all grades are $20 per student  (plus $15 PE uniform if needed). 
    • 4-H dues are $15 (joining this club is optional)
    • If your child is invited to join BETA there will be a membership fee.
    • School fees for the current year and any school debts from past years MUST BE PAID in order to attend field trips, dances and other special school activities.



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