JMS Announcements – 9/20/19

Johnston Middle School Announcements for

Friday, September 20, A Day


New Announcements:

Some of the 9th/10th JHS Men’s Golf Team competed against Southeast Polk and Urbandale at Jester on the Par 3 and played 18 holes. The Dragons placed 1st and 2nd out of 6 teams.  Low Dragons were Ben Christy 59 (meet medalist), Jacob Peterson 60 (meet runner-up), Kade Gustafson 63 (3rd place) and Aidan Woods 66. @JCSD_Golf


Please make a FIRE selection in Infinite Campus if you have not already. If no FIRE is selected you will be placed into extensions based on open spaces.


Please sit with your PRIDE teacher during the PEP assembly today, they will be taking attendance once everyone is dismissed to the gym. Take a look at the map if you are unsure where to sit.



Repeat Announcements:

Any 8th grade student looking to participate in Math Counts, please email Mrs. Voss @<> . We will look to meet sometime next week.

Calling all anime fans! Anime Club here at JMS is getting started. If you’re interested in learning more about it, stop by for an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 24th at 3pm in room 103. If you’re interested in leadership for the club, please email Ms. Croat at


All PE students are still required to wear the PE uniform during Homecoming week.  Black/Purple Shorts/Sweatpants. Johnston/White Shirt. Tennis Shoes. Cannot be what student wore to school.

Attention 9th Grade Boys interested in playing basketball,

If you did not attend the fall basketball meeting or fill out the google form, please stop down to Mr. Sciurba’s room (room 512) asap. The deadline for Basketball Apparel/ Jersey number requests is due by the 23rd. This makes it important to come talk to Coach Sciurba if you would like to play. Thanks!

Coach Sciurba/  Coach Kennedy



Science Olympiad – Have a passion for STEM?  Come be a part of a Science Olympiad team. Our first meeting will be Tuesday, September 24 in room 223 from 3:00 to 4:00.  There are some changes this year, with a practice and a regional competition, which means some of you will get three opportunities to use what you study and build.  State competition is at UNI on March 7. There is an activities bus that travels from JMS to JHS that you can use to get to practice.


Sign Up for the Johnston Wrestling Club Today!   All K-8 students are encouraged to join. Practices start in November and registration can be done any time at:

Please direct questions to JHS head coach and JWC board rep Aaron Tecklenburg at:

Go Dragons!

PS- Scholarships are ALWAYS available for financial hardships!



If you purchased an Activity Pass, but haven’t picked it up yet – stop by the Counseling Office before 2:00 today!