JMS Announcements – 4/5/19

Friday, April 5th, 2019–A Day!

Repeat Announcements:


Congratulations to Grace Chickering who got her first hole in one March 28, 2019, at Jester Park, hole #4! Great start to the season! Follow us on Twitter: JCSD_Golf



Student Council is a club at JHS that puts on events in order to benefit our school and community! We put on a variety of events, ranging from homecoming week activities to fundraising efforts in the winter. Please apply if you are interested! Applications are due FRIDAY, APRIL 19 and can be submitted electronically or as a physical copy.



JMS students and staff: Reserve your 2019 Yearbook TODAY!  If you did not purchase one during registration, order now to reserve your copy. YBs cost $28 and can be purchased with cash or check in the office or with a credit card on REV TRAK. Books are on sale from now until the reserve supply is gone. Student writers and photographers did outstanding work this year–you won’t want to miss it!


SCHOOL PERMIT MEETING: Attention 9th Grade Students! Our next School Permit Meeting will be Tuesday, April 16 at 3:15 PM in the Cafeteria of Johnston Middle School (enter through front entrance). The ONLY students eligible are 9th grade students who HAVE HAD THEIR LEARNERS’ PERMIT FOR AT LEAST 6 MONTHS AND HAVE COMPLETED DRIVER’S ED. THE STUDENT AND A PARENT MUST ATTEND THE MEETING! Please bring your completed Driver’s Education Certificate (if you have a paper version – if you do not have a paper version don’t worry about it) and learner’s permit to the meeting. Parking Tags will be available for $20 during the meeting. Students will need a parking tag to park on school grounds during the school year. Please make sure you have your license plate number with you at the time of purchase. If you have NOT completed Driver’s Ed by the meeting date, we will have another meeting next month. Be watching your announcements for the date and time!


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


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!