Daily Announcements for March 17, 2016

Footloose opens Thursday night here at Jamestown! Tickets are on sale during lunches are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Tickets for the Saturday matinee are all $7. We look forward to seeing everyone at Footloose!

Attention Students: Want a free Chick-fil-A gift card???  That’s right; totally free as long as your name is chosen as the correct winner to this week’s BayPort Credit Union Question:The question is:

A CD stands for A ______________of Deposit!

If you know the answer, go to the BayPort Credit Union Window today to get your name entered into this week’s drawing for a free Chick-fil-A Gift Card.  The winner will be announced tomorrow, Friday, March 18!

AP Students are reminded that the deadline for ordering AP exams is this Sunday, March 20.  There will be no late orders.

Daily Announcements for March 16, 2016

March is Theatre In Our Schools Month. Today members of the International Thespian Honor Society are wearing show t-shirts from shows they were proud cast or crew members of in the past. There are two great ways to celebrate Theatre in Our Schools Month with us—first come see Footloose next week. Tickets will be on sale during all lunches starting Monday. Another great way to celebrate is to sign up to take a theatre class here at Jamestown. If you have questions about classes, tickets, or Footloose, talk to a theatre student or Mr. Stone. Happy Theatre In Our Schools Month!

Congratulations to the following Key Club members who have been elected to serve as officers for the 2016-2017 school year:

President – Spencer Rice

Vice President – Madison Cooper

Secretary – Alisha Kohli

Treasurer – Jonathan Henry

Editor – Julia Haupt

AP students are reminded that the deadline for ordering AP exams is this Sunday, March 20.  There will be no late orders.

Attention Students: Want a free Chick-fil-A gift card???  That’s right; totally free as long as your name is chosen as the correct winner to this week’s BayPort Credit Union Question: The question is:

A CD stands for A ______________of Deposit!

If you know the answer, go to the BayPort Credit Union Window today to get your name entered into this week’s drawing a free Chick-fil-A Gift Card.

Daily Announcements for March 15, 2016

There will be a Key Club meeting after school on Tuesday in the lecture hall.  We will be voting for next year’s officers at this meeting.

Attention Students: Want a free Chick-fil-A gift card???  That’s right; totally free as long as your name is chosen as the correct winner to this week’s BayPort Credit Union Question:

The question is: A CD stands for A ______________of Deposit!

If you know the answer, go to the BayPort Credit Union Window today to get your name entered into this week’s drawing a free Chick-fil-A Gift Card

Come to the 7th Annual Give kids a Smile! Children’s Dental Access Program Saturday, April 16th from 9 am to 4 pm At Thomas Nelson Community College Dental Hygiene School Williamsburg Campus. Free Dental care for eligible children. See Mrs. Johnson, the school nurse if you have questions.

Daily Announcements for March 14, 2016

There will be a Key Club meeting after school on Tuesday in the lecture hall.  We will be voting for next year’s officers at this meeting.

Come to the 7th Annual Give kids a Smile! Children’s Dental Access Program Saturday, April 16th from 9 am  to 4 pm At Thomas Nelson Community College Dental Hygiene School Williamsburg Campus. Free Dental care for eligible children.   See Mrs. Johnson, the school nurse if you have questions.

Daily Announcements for March 11, 2016

There will be a Key Club meeting after school on Tuesday in the lecture hall.  We will be voting for next year’s officers at this meeting.

Here is the answer to yesterday’s German trivia question: The tallest mountain in Germany is the Zugspitze. Thank you to all who participated, and congratulations to Thursday’s winner, CJ Montero!

Hello! Today is Day 5 of National Foreign Language Week, and we have one last trivia question for you!

  • Which language is the most commonly spoken language in the world? Be specific! J (PLEASE READ THE QUESTION TWICE.)

Hey, Students???  Want to earn a $10 gift card to Chick-fil-A? If so, come by the BayPort Credit Union with a correct answer to the following question: In terms of money and finance, what do the letters APY stand for? Stop by the Credit Union any day this week during your 3rd block lunch block to get your name in the drawing.

The Key Club and the Red Cross want your blood. If you are 16 or older sign up today during lunch and give the gift of life Thursday, March 24th. 10% of us donate and 90% of us use donations in our lifetime. Be a part of the 10%!

Interested in Science Fiction and Fantasy?  RavenCon, Richmond’s sci fi and fantasy convention is coming to Williamsburg the weekend of April 29th and is looking for a few good students to speak at the “Voices of Tomorrow” panel to discuss what they would like to see in upcoming science fiction and fantasy film, television and books. Participants will receive FREE entry to the convention.  If you would like to participate, stop by the library for more information.

 

Daily Announcements for March 10, 2016

Here is the answer to yesterday’s Spanish trivia question: The correct order for the countries with the highest number of Spanish speakers is Mexico, USA, Colombia and then Spain. Thank you to all who participated, and congratulations to Wednesday’s winner, Frank Serio!

Hey, Students???  Want to earn a $10 gift card to Chick-fil-A? If so, come by the BayPort Credit Union with a correct answer to the following question: In terms of money and finance, what do the letters APY stand for? Stop by the Credit Union any day this week during your 3rd block lunch block to get your name in the drawing.

Guten Morgen! Today is Day 4 of National Foreign Language Week, and we have a German trivia question for you! What is the tallest mountain in Germany? (PLEASE READ THE QUESTION TWICE.) If you think you know the answer, please stop by the main office today to write down your answer and drop it in the box. If you have the correct answer, you may win a prize! Listen to tomorrow’s announcements to see if you’ve won!

Attention Science Olympiad Members, Please stop by Mrs. Cosby’s room by Wednesday to receive important information regarding our competition this Saturday.

The Key Club and the Red Cross want your blood. If you are 16 or older sign up today during lunch and give the gift of life Thursday, March 24th. 10% of us donate and 90% of us use donations in our lifetime. Be a part of the 10%!

 

Daily Announcements for March 9, 2016

¡Buenos días! Today is Day 3 of National Foreign Language Week, and we have a Spanish trivia question for you!

  • Put these countries in order according to the number of Spanish speakers in their populations: Spain, USA, Mexico, Colombia. (PLEASE READ THE QUESTION TWICE.)

Here are the answers to yesterday’s Latin trivia question: “E Pluribus Unum” means “one from many”, “Annuit coeptis”  means “He favors our undertakings” and “Novus ordo seclorum” means “new order of the ages”.  Thank you to all who participated, and congratulations to Tuesday’s winner, Jordan Turner!

Attention Science Olympiad Members:  Please stop by Mrs. Cosby’s room by Wednesday to receive important information regarding our competition this Saturday.

Hey, Students?? Want to earn a $10 gift card to Chick-fil-A?  If so, come by the BayPort Credit Union with a correct answer to the following question:  In terms of money and finance, what do the letters APY stand for? Stop by the Credit Union any day this week during your lunch block to get your name in the drawing.

The Key Club and the Red Cross want your blood.  If you are 16 or older sign up today during lunch and give the gift of life Thursday, March 24th.  10% of us donate and 90% of us use donations in our lifetime.  Be a part of the 10%!

Daily Announcements for March 7, 2016

The Library will be closed after school today.

There will be a meeting for all students interested in outdoor track tomorrow after school in the lecture hall.

Attention Students: Our Bayport Credit Union is having some competitions to test your knowledge of Banking and Credit.  If you know the answer to the following question, come by the Bayport Branch during your lunch block and write the answer on the paper provided.  Your name will be entered for a drawing: Question:  How many free credit reports are consumers entitled to each year? If you know the answer to this question, stop by the Credit Union today through Monday for your chance to win cash!

Attention Faculty, Staff, and Students: Congratulations to our FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) students who participated in our Regional FBLA Competitions over the weekend.  They will be headed to State FBLA Competitions in Reston, VA in April:

1st Place in Entrepreneurship was:  Lily O’Halloran, Philip Song, and Noah Mollner

2nd Place in Healthcare Administration:  Sherkayla Buskey

2nd Place in Help Desk:  Hannah Gude

3rd Place in Business Calculations:  Janet Cole

3rd Place in Economics:  Kayla Capehart

3rd Place in Personal Finance:  Melissa Leo

3rd Place in Impromptu Speaking:  Ben Pake

Congratulations to all competitors!

Attention Science Olympiad Members, Please stop by Mrs. Cosby’s room by Wednesday to receive important information regarding our competition this Saturday.

Bonjour! Today is Day 1 of National Foreign Language Week, and we have a French trivia question for you!

  • Name the second largest francophone city in the world after Paris. 

 If you think you know the answer, please stop by the main office today to write down your answer and drop it in the box. If you have the correct answer, you may win a prize! Listen to tomorrow’s announcements to see if you’ve won!

The Key Club and the Red Cross want your blood.  If you are 16 or older sign up today during lunch and give the gift of life Thursday, March 24th.  10% of us donate and 90% of us use donations in our lifetime.  Be a part of the 10%!

 

Daily Announcements for March 4, 2016

Daily Announcements for March 3, 2016

The 15th Annual JHS Swamp Run 5K is Saturday, March 5th! Tell all your friends and family to come out and run! Make a team of four to pay a reduced price and win an awesome Team Prize. Great door prizes and age-group winner awards! Pick up registration forms outside the cafeteria or Coach Edwards’ office. Or download one from the school website. Support your school and have Fun. Run the Swamp Run!!

All Indoor Track or Cross-Country Athletes who are NOT planning to do Outdoor Track, PLEASE return your uniforms ASAP to either Coach Edwards’ or the front office. We need ALL uniforms for Outdoor Track athletes!

Attention Students: Our Bayport Credit Union is having some competitions to test your knowledge of Banking and Credit.  If you know the answer to the following question, come by the Bayport Branch during your lunch block and write the answer on the paper provided.  Your name will be entered for a drawing: Question:  How many free credit reports are consumers entitled to each year? If you know the answer to this question, stop by the Credit Union today through Monday for your chance to win cash!

Attention Faculty and Students who are members of our BayPort Credit Union: Please wear your green BayPort T Shirts one of the following days:  Thursday, Friday, or next Tuesday to be entered into our next drawing. Come by the Credit Union during your lunch block so that we can take your picture with you in your T-shirt! Don’t snooze; you lose!