JMS Announcements – 3/15/19

Friday, March 15th, 2019–A Day!

Have a wonderful break!

New Announcements:


Please see the attached flyer for a great opportunity regarding The Youth School Climate Leadership Summit!  This conference for youth runs April 5th-7th at Camp Sacajawea through the organization Please Pass the Love. Please Pass the Love Youth Summit


Repeat Announcements:


Any 8th grade girls track athletes who did not receive a locker sign, please email Miss Clark at Go Drags!


Please see attached flyer for dance team tryouts announcement! 2019 2020 Dance Team Tryout Flyer


The Johnston Booster Club has partnered with Srixon/Cleveland Golf to provide you and/or your business with an excellent opportunity to support the Club and get a great product! The website link below has all the details you need.  All orders are due soon!


Attention female students! The free and fun Iowa State University Sonya Kovalevsky Girls Mathematics Day will be held:

Saturday, March 30

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Carver Hall

Iowa State University Campus

Ames, Iowa

The theme for the day will be: Some Mathematical Aspects of Paper Folding and Origami.

Events will include a keynote speaker, hands-on activities, lunch (provided), and small group mentoring sessions with female mathematicians.

For more information see attached flyer or visit:

If interested, please complete the online registration form at:


Friends of Johnston ELP will be hosting National Speaker Lisa Van Gemert on Tuesday, April 9th, at 7pm at Johnston Middle School Auditorium.  You won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to hear from the “GIFTED GURU”, Lisa Van Gemert. Lisa is a national speaker and author of the book, Perfectionism: Practical Strategies for Managing Never Good Enough. She will be discussing boundaries for the gifted to include peer boundaries, adult interaction and even electronics. As always, this is a free event and open to the public.  Please join us- it will be an evening to remember!



Attention 8th and 9th grade girls’ basketball players: Yearbook needs digital images from your season! If you have photos you could share with us, please send them as jpeg files to Ms. Kehrli at




If you did not order a Be Kind shirt and are still interested we are doing a second order.  Contact Ms. Beer to get your shirt ordered and paid for.  



Johnston High School is having an international night after spring break celebrating all cultures. If you are interested in helping out please see below for the event on April 17th!