November 2015  
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Upcoming Events
   Nov 26 2015
   Family Swim Night
   Dec 02 2015 at 07:00 PM
   MS PTSA Exec Meeting
   Dec 03 2015 at 09:00 AM
   Board of Education Work Session
   Dec 03 2015 at 06:00 PM
   Family Swim Night
   Dec 09 2015 at 07:00 PM
   MS Play (Musical)
   Dec 10 2015 at 02:15 PM
   SEPTA Exec Meeting
   Dec 11 2015 at 09:30 AM

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Jericho Middle School is a sensitive educational community in which we promote the social, emotional and intellectual growth of our students. Our focus is to provide a school setting that is responsive to their educational and developmental needs. Our vision, shared by students, educators, parents and community members, helps enable students to become good citizens, life-long learners and intellectually reflective individuals.

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NOVEMBER 30, 2015




Those who are interested in Stage Crew for The Lion King, Jr. should come to an organizational meeting on Monday, November 30 in Room 222 at 2:10. You must be able to stay after school every day during the week of December 7th until 5:00 p.m.

Advertising Club will meet on Monday’s in Room 114. We will have an amazing time being creative, advertising school events, and eating delicious snacks. Mrs. Riccuiti is looking forward to seeing you at 2:05. All are welcome to attend! 

Art Club meets Mondays and Thursdays after school. Come and participate in fun activities! You don't need to have special artistic abilities. All are welcome!! Snacks and refreshments will be served. Any questions, ask Mrs. Clarke. Bring a friend and a smile.

Chinese club will meet on Wednesdays in room 116.

Community Service Learning Club will be meeting on Wednesday this week in the MS Library.  We will be working on projects for “Red Ribbon Week”. Snacks will be served!

COMPUTER CLUB will meet on Monday’s & Thursday’s in room 121 from 2:05-2:45 (room is located past the tech rooms on the way to the gym)

Diversity Club meets Thursdays in room 102.  Come be part of the team putting together this year's day!

Games Club   will meet on Friday’s in room 105 from 2:05 to 3:05 with Mrs. Clemente. Bring a friend or make a new friend while playing various board and computer games. All are welcome!

Garden Club meets on Friday’s in room 207 with Mrs. Viviano.  Join us as we have fun planting around the school to make JMS look beautiful.  Delicious snacks served ;)

Geography Bee Club meets on Mondays in Room 201 with Ms. Cantwell.

Gay-Straight Alliance will meet Wednesday after school this week in room 102.  Come be an ally!

Homework Club- meets every Thursday’s in Room 116   from 2:05 - 3:05.  Stop by for HW help and a quiet place to hang out.  Snacks will be served.   Thank you.  See Sra. Bolton if you have any questions.

ITALIAN CLUB will meet on Wednesday’s at 2:05 outside of room 225. Come play Bocce & eat snacks!

Jayhawk Newspaper Club Extra, Extra, Read All About It! – The Jayhawk Newspaper Club meets Wednesday’s after school in Room 205. We are looking for writers, reporters, artists, poll takers, photographers, and more to help create our online paper. Refreshments are served! Please see Mrs. O’Brien or Mrs. Welsh if you have any questions.

KUNG FU Club will meet EVERY WEDNESDAY in the lobby right outside the entrance to the boy’s locker room! Come get fit and learn some self-defense! See Mr. Pekor for details.

Math Counts will meet on Friday’s in room 219 from 2:05 to 2:45. If you have a passion for math and enjoy a challenge this is the place for you.  All are welcome to try out for the Jericho middle school team.  Looking forward to seeing you.

7th grade Mathletes with Ms. Panayiotou and 8th Grade Mathletes with Ms. Eatz will be meeting on Thursdays in room 215.  Bring your thirst for knowledge and hunger for competition!

Math Olympiads will meet in Ms. Lambe's Classroom- Room 113- every Thursday!  All 6th graders are welcome!!

Peer Tutoring Club will begin today at 2:05 in room 115. If you are interested in participating as a peer tutor or would be interested in working with a peer tutor please come to this first informational meeting. If you are unable to attend please see Ms. Schisgall today.

SADD: (Students Against Destructive Decisions) will meet on Wednesday’s & Thursday’s, at 2:15 p.m. in the Middle School Library Computer Lab. This is a wonderful club where students plan and participate in special school-wide programs. Ms. Verdino would like to invite all students to attend SADD meetings to be part these exciting programs.  Delicious snacks will be served. 

SCIENCE CLUB will meet in room 111 on Thursday’s.

Scrabble Club will meet on Friday’s from 2:05-3:05.  Please come for a game of Scrabble or Chess.  All are welcome and snacks will be served.  Room 112 

SPANISH CLUB - will meet on Friday’s after school in room 220. Come and participate in fun activities that are related to the Spanish-speaking culture. All are welcome (even if you do not take Spanish). Snacks and refreshments will be served. Any questions, ask Ms. Vidal. Hasta pronto!

Strategy Games Club is back! We will be meeting on Thursdays 2:05 - 3:05 in room 223. Come enjoy the snacks & refreshments while you exercise your mind.

Technology Club will meet on Monday’s in room 120.

The Quote of the week:

“The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don’t tell you what to see.” -Alexandra K. Trenfor