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