Daily Announcements

October 22, 2018
Monday, F Day

Cross Country: Meet @ DePaolo
Boys Soccer: Practice
Girls Soccer: Practice
Volleyball: Practice

STEPS/ABC Meeting will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, October 23. Have rides ready for 3:30.

Family ID will be opening for winter sports registration. The window for registration is from October 15th through November 19th. For those students interested in trying out for basketball or cheerleading, be sure to register before November 19th.

There will be a meeting for all NEW NJHS members after school today, Monday, October 22nd. Have rides ready by 3:30. Any returning NJHS member who would like to help out on the 24th please attend this meeting as well.

Halloween dress up will take place on Wednesday, October 31st sponsored by the HIVE Club. Those wishing to dress up must pay one dollar. Consumes must be dress code compliant and cleats, props, full masks, half masks or face pain are not allowed. Partial face paint is allowed. Please report to the cafeteria upon entry to school pay and make sure you get your hand stamped by a HIVE member before leaving the cafeteria.

There will be a gaming club meeting today, Monday, October 22nd until 3:45 in the media center. The focus of the meeting will be card based games. Bring in your card games to share your knowledge and expertise.

Click here for the JFK Ski & Snowboard Club registration form.

If you are interested in being a homeroom representative, come to the general interest meeting on Thursday, Oct. 25 in room 219. This meeting will last until 3:05 so have rides ready.

Do you love to help out in the community? Do you love to feel like you are making a difference? If so, please join us after school on Thursday, October 25th until 3:30 pm in the media center to kick off Builder's Club for the school year. We have lots of great things in store for this year. Hope to see you there!

The first Tw-Y-Light of the 2018-19 school year is Friday, October 26th. The theme is Halloween Dance-costumes are encouraged. (No masks or costumes that would not be allowed in school)

Attention 8th graders: Open House for Wilcox Technical School is Thursday, November 1 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Open House for Goodwin Technical School is Wednesday, November 14th from 5:00-7:00 pm

Band Announcements:Stage band rehearsal today until 4:00 pm.

Choral Announcements: VOT will rehearse after school today. Swing Choir will meet after school on Wednesday.

PTO NEWS: We have a winning homeroom for the first Box Tops Challenge of the 2018-2019 school year.

The winning homeroom is Rm 228 Miss Peruta with 357 Box Tops! They will receive Munchkins one morning soon! Congratulations to our 2 second place home rooms who tied with 291 Box Tops each, #109 Mrs Chordas and #122 Miss Lane. Great job everyone! We had a great first collection of 2818 Box Tops!!! Thank you to all that participated. We had 199 Box Tops collected that did not have a home room or teacher noted on the bag. Who's total could they have been added to? Make sure to label your submissions and start stocking up for the next Challenge to be collected by Friday December 14th.Remember to make sure your Box Tops are not expired too!

Today's lunch is chicken pattie or spicy chicken pattie on a roll with lettuce and tomato, oven baked fries, corn and peaches.