Weekly announcements 4/17

April 17

Good evening Vikings! This is Mr. Lewis with your weekly announcements.

Tomorrow we will have our final day of testing and it will be for our freshmen and sophomore students. The test will start at 7:30 am. so plan to arrive by 7:20 am as doors are locked at 7:30 am. Juniors and seniors will have a late start of 11:30 am with lunch and hours 1-3. AM Career Center students who need a ride to the JACC, will need to be at the school by 7:15 am to catch the bus to the JACC.

After School Tutoring will continue this week Tuesday- Thursday.

Seniors - be sure to check the senior newsletter for all things pertaining to graduation and upcoming activities. If you have not completed your FAFSA, stop down to the counseling area to set up an appointment with AJ or Tevin to complete that process. Senior yard signs have arrived. If you’ve paid your dues, stop down to see Mrs. Edwards or Mrs. Talmage for Pathways students to get your sign. If you have not paid your dues, stop by 101B and see Ms. Wright to make the payment and then you’ll be able to pick up your sign from Mrs. Edwards.

Our JHS Community Closet is hosting a second free, prom dress event, Say Yes to the Dress! This will be held on Friday, April 22 from 2:30-4:00 in the cafeteria! This event will provide free prom dresses for our students!!

The Parent Network will be hosting a luncheon for our staff during teachers appreciation week. We’d also like to give our teachers gift cards at this luncheon. If you’d like to donate gift cards or give a monetary donation, you or your student can drop them off to Mrs. Edwards in the main office.

Now is the perfect time to learn about Jackson County Early College and the benefits it offers to your 8th, 9th, or 10th grade student. Jackson Public Schools offers this free college opportunity so your child can earn a college degree or certificate while planning for a career – while still in high school. If you would like to attend a parent meeting, several options are available either in-person or virtually. Please contact Jean Logan, JCEC administrator, at info@jxncec.org or at 517.581.2003 to learn more! We will be hosting a JCEC informational meeting for students, parents, and guardians on April 27, 2022 at 6:00 pm in the Jackson High School Library.

The spring theater production, Wizard of Oz, will be held April 29- May 1 in our JHS auditorium.

The JHS Junior and Senior Prom will be held on May 21 at the Commonwealth building in the CityView Ballroom from 8:30- 11:30 pm. Tickets are $40 and are on sale now at gofan.co.

Just a reminder that our day begins at 7:20 a.m. with doors opening at 7:00 a.m. Please have your young person here no later than 7:15 a.m. to be on time for school. Our day ends at 2:17 pm and all students must depart the building by 2.30 pm. Please plan accordingly.

To learn more about what is happening at Jackson High School, check out the JHS Weekly Newsletter (https://www.smore.com/39xrb).

Have a great evening!