Daily Announcements for September 30, 2015

There will be a meeting for 10th – 12th grade transfer students on Thursday, October 1st in the library during AEP.

The Drama Club and Thespian Honor Society will meet as scheduled on Thursday, October 1st from 2:30-3:15 in Room 182. If you are interested and available, please stop by. We will discuss a service project and plan a movie night. If you can’t make it, we’ll see you next month!

Off Season Softball Workouts will begin this week.  The workouts will begin on Tuesday, & Thursday from 3:15 to 5:15 on the softball field.  You must have a current physical in order to participate.  Please see Coach V if you have any questions.

Attention all World Language Honor Society Members:  Yearbook will be taking a picture of all Foreign Language Societies on October 12th during AEP in the courtyard.  Please mark you calendars and remember to be present.

It’s not too late, but it will be soon! Please see Mrs. Deal upstairs in room 206 to obtain your FALL parking permits. You are risking disciplinary action and loss of school sponsored event privileges like Homecoming admission by parking on JHS property without a permit.

Attention, seniors. William and Mary undergraduate students are coming to Jamestown to help you (yes, you) with any and all aspects of the college application process. Essays, interviews, scholarships, you name it! To learn more, come to the first informational meeting of the Tribe College Outreach on Tuesday, October 6th – that’s the Tuesday of Spirit Week – at 2:30 in room 113, right across from the cafeteria. Any questions? Ask Mr. Lampert.

Attention Seniors: If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Are you interested in a career in law enforcement? Do you want to see what it is like to be a Police Officer? Now is your chance. The James City County Police Department is offering its Police Explorers Program to those who are interested in the day to day duties of their local Police Department and it’s Officers. Please see your School Resource Officer, Officer Ferriero for further details and questions.

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

Daily Announcements for September 29, 2015

The Drama Club and Thespian Honor Society will meet as scheduled on Thursday, October 1st from 2:30-3:15 in Room 182. If you are interested and available, please stop by. We will discuss a service project and plan a movie night. If you can’t make it, we’ll see you next month!

Off Season Softball Workouts will begin this week.  The workouts will begin on Tuesday, & Thursday from 3:15 to 5:15 on the softball field.  You must have a current physical in order to participate.  Please see Coach V if you have any questions.

Attention all World Language Honor Society Members:  Yearbook will be taking a picture of all Foreign Language Societies on October 12th during AEP in the courtyard.  Please mark you calendars and remember to be present.

It’s not too late, but it will be soon! Please see Mrs. Deal upstairs in room 206 to obtain your FALL parking permits. You are risking disciplinary action and loss of school sponsored event privileges like Homecoming admission by parking on JHS property without a permit.

Attention, seniors. William and Mary undergraduate students are coming to Jamestown to help you (yes, you) with any and all aspects of the college application process. Essays, interviews, scholarships, you name it! To learn more, come to the first informational meeting of the Tribe College Outreach on Tuesday, October 6th – that’s the Tuesday of Spirit Week – at 2:30 in room 113, right across from the cafeteria. Any questions? Ask Mr. Lampert.

Attention Seniors: If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Are you interested in a career in law enforcement? Do you want to see what it is like to be a Police Officer? Now is your chance. The James City County Police Department is offering its Police Explorers Program to those who are interested in the day to day duties of their local Police Department and it’s Officers. Please see your School Resource Officer, Officer Ferriero for further details and questions.

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

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Officer Ferriero Visits English 9 Class

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Officer Mike Ferriero worked with Mrs. Smith’s 9th graders as they practiced using evidence to support their assertions. Students analyzed a fictitious crime scene to collect and analyze evidence. Then students discussed with Officer Ferriero what conclusions they could draw from the evidence to help solve the crime. Students are preparing for argumentative writing.

 

Daily Announcements for September 28, 2015

It’s not too late, but it will be soon! Please see Mrs. Deal upstairs in room 206 to obtain your FALL parking permits. You are risking disciplinary action and loss of school sponsored event privileges like Homecoming admission by parking on JHS property without a permit.

Attention, seniors.  William and Mary undergraduate students are coming to Jamestown to help you (yes, you) with any and all aspects of the college application process.  Essays, interviews, scholarships, you name it!  To learn more, come to the first informational meeting of the Tribe College Outreach on Tuesday, October 6th – that’s the Tuesday of Spirit Week – at 2:30 in room 113, right across from the cafeteria.  Any questions?  Ask Mr. Lampert.

Manga/Anime Club will meet today at 2:30 in the library.

Attention Seniors: If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Are you interested in a career in law enforcement? Do you want to see what it is like to be a Police Officer? Now is your chance. The James City County Police Department is offering its Police Explorers Program to those who are interested in the day to day duties of their local Police Department and it’s Officers. Please see your School Resource Officer, Officer Ferriero for further details and questions.

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

Daily Announcements for September 25, 2015

Attention Freshmen:The freshman class needs your help with our Homecoming 2015 hall decorating project. We need students whose last names begin with letters A – L to stay after school on Tuesday, September 29th for no more than a half hour. Students whose last names begin with the letters M – Z should plan to stay after on Wednesday, September 30th.  Report to room 235 at 2:30.If you have any questions, see your class President, Ny’Asia Tabb, or your Vice Presidents Megan Gillespie and Henry Matthews for more information. Again, last names A-L meet on Tuesday, and last names M-Z meet on Wednesday in room 235.

It’s not too late, but it will be soon! Please see Mrs. Deal upstairs in room 206 to obtain your FALL parking permits. You are risking disciplinary action and loss of school sponsored event privileges like Homecoming admission by parking on JHS property without a permit.

Attention any student attending the football game Friday vs. Lafayette: Student tickets will be on sale during school on Friday. The cost is $3.00 and you may purchase them in the main office. If you wait to buy a ticket at the game, the cost will be $6.00. If you purchase a student ticket, please enter the game through the student entrance, which is the small gate located to the right of the general admission area at Wanner Stadium.

Are you interested in a career in law enforcement? Do you want to see what it is like to be a Police Officer? Now is your chance. The James City County Police Department is offering its Police Explorers Program to those who are interested in the day to day duties of their local Police Department and it’s Officers. Please see your School Resource Officer, Officer Ferriero for further details and questions.

Students: Have you decided who your date will be to Homecoming? You better start asking because you might win a FREE Homecoming Ticket. Join BayPort Credit Union by opening a savings or checking account and you will have a chance of winning 1 of 4 FREE Homecoming Tickets. Stop by our Ticket Window Today to open your account!

Attention Seniors: If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

Daily Announcements for September 24, 2015

Attention any student attending the football game Friday vs. Lafayette:  Student tickets will be on sale during school on Friday.  The cost is $3.00 and you may purchase them in the main office.  If you wait to buy a ticket at the game, the cost will be $6.00. If you purchase a student ticket, please enter the game through the student entrance, which is the small gate located to the right of the general admission area at Wanner Stadium.

Are you interested in a career in law enforcement? Do you want to see what it is like to be a Police Officer? Now is your chance. The James City County Police Department is offering its Police Explorers Program to those who are interested in the day to day duties of their local Police Department and it’s Officers. Please see your School Resource Officer, Officer Ferriero for further details and questions.

Students: Have you decided who your date will be to Homecoming? You better start asking because you might win a FREE Homecoming Ticket. Join BayPort Credit Union by opening a savings or checking account and you will have a chance of winning 1 of 4 FREE Homecoming Tickets. Stop by our Ticket Window Today to open your account!

If you are interested in joining Model United Nations, please plan to attend the meeting this today after school in the library. The deadline to register for the William & Mary Model UN conference is this Friday, September the 25th. Conference fees are due no later than this Friday. IF you cannot be at the Wednesday meeting but want to attend the conference, please see Mrs. De Groft for a registration form.

Attention Seniors: If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Take a Kaplan SAT or ACT Practice Test on Saturday, 26 September 2015 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the JHS Cafeteria. Cost is $15.00 (cash or check to JHS PTSA) Sign up information is on the JHS homepage and on fliers around school. Seating is limited — Sign up today! * A Practice test is one of the best ways to get ready for the real thing.

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

Do you have an interest in multiculturalism and social inclusion? Do you have a desire to champion and celebrate diversity here at Jamestown? Then you need to be a part of EMERGE! This group will hold its first meeting after school on next today, September 24th in room 212. Got questions? See Mrs. Graham-Galatro in 212

Daily Announcements for September 23, 2015

Daily Announcements for September 22, 2015

Congratulations to Ny’Ajah Tabb and Megan Gillespie, the freshman class President and Vice-President.  There will be a Spirit Week planning meeting after school  on Thursday, September 24th in room 235 for officers and any other interested freshman.

There will be an introductory mtg of the National Art Honor Society after school Wednesday in room 181.  If you have questions, please see Mr. Pritchard in room 181.

The library will be closing at 2:45 this afternoon.

Students: Have you decided who your date will be to Homecoming? You better start asking because you might win a FREE Homecoming Ticket. Join BayPort Credit Union by opening a savings or checking account and you will have a chance of winning 1 of 4 FREE Homecoming Tickets. Stop by our Ticket Window Today to open your account!

If you are interested in joining Model United Nations, please plan to attend the meeting this Wednesday after school in the library. The deadline to register for the William & Mary Model UN conference is this Friday, September the 25th. Conference fees are due no later than this Friday. IF you cannot be at the Wednesday meeting but want to attend the conference, please see Mrs. De Groft for a registration form.

Attention Seniors: If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Interested in joining key club or already a member? Come to the first general meeting today the 22th right after school in the cafeteria! There will be food!

Attention Students: We will have our first FBLA meeting today, September 22, during ELT. If you are interested in joining FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America), please come to our meeting. Be prompt. We will be discussing various trips and activities so we need everyone who is interested to please attend. If you are not able to make the meeting, stop by Room 149, 151, 136, or 138 to see one of the FBLA Advisors

If you have not yet opened up your checking or savings account at our very own BayPort Credit Union Branch, we have some special incentives going on:If you open an account between now and October 30, your name will be entered into a special drawing for a $100 Visa Gift Card. That’s right—a $100 Visa Gift Card.Open your account now—begin saving and building your credit score!!! Stop by the Bank during your Lunch Block for more information!

Take a Kaplan SAT or ACT Practice Test on Saturday, 26 September 2015 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the JHS Cafeteria. Cost is $15.00 (cash or check to JHS PTSA) Sign up information is on the JHS homepage and on fliers around school. Seating is limited — Sign up today! * A Practice test is one of the best ways to get ready for the real thing.

All students interested in Art Club or Operation Smile, please meet in Mrs. Brophy’s room today, the 22nd. We are off to a new year with great ideas.

College visits are in full swing, and juniors and seniors are invited to visit with the following schools for the week of September 21st: Virginia Tech on Wednesday, Roanoke on Thursday, and Bridgewater on Friday. You must sign up in Guidance at least 1 day in advance to attend. Future Hokies, Maroons, or Eagles, don’t miss your chance to learn more about these schools!

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

All those students interested in joining the Jamestown High School Latin Club, becoming part of the National Latin Honor Society and attending the Virginia Junior Classical League convention should attend an interest meeting after school at 2:30 on Wednesday September 23rd in Room 144

Daily Announcements for September 21, 2015

Students:  Have you decided who your date will be to Homecoming?  You better start asking because you might win a FREE Homecoming Ticket.  Join BayPort Credit Union by opening a savings or checking account and you will have a chance of winning 1 of 4 FREE Homecoming Tickets. Stop by our Ticket Window Today to open your account!

Attention Freshmen,This is a reminder that application packets for class officer elections are due to Mrs. Tomczak in room 235 by 2:30 today.

If you are interested in joining Model United Nations, please plan to attend the meeting this Wednesday after school in the library.  The deadline to register for the William & Mary Model UN conference is this Friday, September the 25th.  Conference fees are due no later than this Friday. IF you cannot be at the Wednesday meeting but want to attend the conference, please see Mrs. De Groft for a registration form.

Attention Seniors:  If your have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and wish to seek membership in the national Honor Society, then please see Mr. Meredith in room 238 to pick up an information packet.

Interested in joining key club or already a member? Come to the first general meeting Tuesday the 22th right after school in the cafeteria! There will be food!

Attention Students: We will have our first FBLA meeting  Tuesday, September 22, during ELT. If you are interested in joining FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America), please come to our meeting. Be prompt. We will be discussing various trips and activities so we need everyone who is interested to please attend. If you are not able to make the meeting, stop by Room 149, 151, 136, or 138 to see one of the FBLA Advisors

If you have not yet opened up your checking or savings account at our very own BayPort Credit Union Branch, we have some special incentives going on:If you open an account between now and October 30, your name will be entered into a special drawing for a $100 Visa Gift Card. That’s right—a $100 Visa Gift Card.Open your account now—begin saving and building your credit score!!! Stop by the Bank during your Lunch Block for more information!

The Chamber & Tourism Alliance, is offering a Business Explorers Post to expose high school students to career opportunities in the business world. To learn more and sign up for the Business Careers Explorer Post, please join us for a pizza dinner at 5:30 pm followed by information about the program. today, September 21, 2015, Warhill High School, 5:30 – 8:00 pm

Take a Kaplan SAT or ACT Practice Test on Saturday, 26 September 2015 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the JHS Cafeteria. Cost is $15.00 (cash or check to JHS PTSA) Sign up information is on the JHS homepage and on fliers around school. Seating is limited — Sign up today! * A Practice test is one of the best ways to get ready for the real thing.

All students interested in Art Club or Operation Smile, please meet in Mrs. Brophy’s room on Tues. the 22nd. We are off to a new year with great ideas.

College visits are in full swing, and juniors and seniors are invited to visit with the following schools for the week of September 21st: Virginia Tech on Wednesday, Roanoke on Thursday, and Bridgewater on Friday. You must sign up in Guidance at least 1 day in advance to attend. Future Hokies, Maroons, or Eagles, don’t miss your chance to learn more about these schools!

Homecoming 2015– October 10th from 8:00 – 11:00 PM in the JHS courtyard. Tickets for the dance will be on sale October 5th-9th. Tickets will ONLY be sold during lunches. No tickets sold at the door or after school. Date request forms are available in the main office. They must be completely filled out and returned by Oct. 9th at 9:00 am.

All those students interested in joining the Jamestown High School Latin Club, becoming part of the National Latin Honor Society and attending the Virginia Junior Classical League convention should attend an interest meeting after school at 2:30 on Wednesday September 23rd in Room 144

Auditions for the Fall Play- It’s A Wonderful Life– will be on Tuesday, September the 22 afterschool. You need to sign up for an audition time on the bulletin board outside of Room 182. No experience necessary to audition. See Mr. Stone with questions.

Do you have an interest in multiculturalism and social inclusion? Do you have a desire to champion and celebrate diversity here at Jamestown? Then you need to be a part of EMERGE! This group will hold its first meeting after school on next Thursday, September 24th in room 212. Got questions? See Mrs. Graham-Galatro in 212