JMS Announcements – 10/3/19

Johnston Middle School Announcements for

Thursday, October 3, B Day


New Announcements:

Any 7th or 8th Grader interested in going out for Wrestling will need to sign up on this google form

Practice will begin October 17th after school @ the JMS wrestling room. Bring clothes to practice in as well as your wrestling shoes.  If you have head gear bring those as well. Your parents will need to sign you up by uploading your physical and signing the concussion form and good conduct policy through the school website @  Please fill out all information before the first practice on the 17th.

If you have any questions you can contact Coach Tecklenburg at Summit Middle School: or Coach Huebbe at Johnston Middle School:


Repeat Announcements:

Friends of Johnston ELP is proud to host Dr. Krista Brittain, Psy.D. Clinical Psychologist to our first parent program of the school year.  She will be speaking to our families about managing perfectionism. Please mark your calendars we would love for you to join us this Monday, October 7th!


The Princess and the Pea versus Goldilocks: Helping Gifted Children Manage Perfectionism

Monday, October 7th


Johnston Middle School Media Center/Library FJELP October 2019 Dr. Brittain


Our parent programs are free and open to the public, and students are always welcome to attend with their parents.  Please see the attached flyer for details.

Anime Club will have our next meeting on Monday October 7th from 3-4pm in Ms. Croat’s room 103. We will be voting on leadership at this meeting, so try to attend if you can. Email Ms. Croat with any questions at

SOURCES OF STRENGTH FIRST MEETING OF THE YEAR-Oct. 3rd before school at 7:15 or Oct.3rd after school at 2:55 in Room 417 Mrs. York.

Sources of Strength-Students 4 Change (S4C) is a student group focused on mental health awareness and suicide prevention here at JMS and at the high school.

Sources of Strength is looking for students who are interested in becoming student leaders.

Student leaders will participate in training with a national organization called Sources of Strength. After the training, student leaders will plan and implement suicide and mental health awareness activities at school and in the community.  For more specific information you can contact Mrs. York ( or Mrs. Overton (

Come and join this awesome group!


If you did not get your school photo taken, Picture Re-Take Day is October 11!

If you have something wrong with your photos and need them re-taken, keep your packets and turn those in to the photographers on Picture Re-Take Day. You must keep their photo packets! Spring Picture Day is the only time you will return your packets to the office if you don’t like them.

8th Grade Girls Basketball → If you are an 8th grade girl and interested in playing basketball, click this link to register:

Practice begins Thursday, October 17 and run 3:10-5:00 pm daily (except Wednesdays).

Questions?  Contact Coach Gradoville at