Daily Announcements




January 23, 2019
Wednesday, F Day








Please check the LOST & FOUND located across from the cafe for any missing items. Any unclaimed clothing will be donated to Southington Social Services.

Unified Sports is starting soon. All are welcome. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Durso-Smith in room 123 or Mr. Lefkowitz.

Builder's Club will meet after school until 3:30 on January 24 in in the media center. We will be discussing our February service project.

The next Gaming Club meeting will be Monday, January 28th in the media center until 3:45.

The next Yearbook Club will be on Thursday, January 24 until 3:45 pm. Please meet by the auditorium.

Attention all writers, the next meeting of the Writer's Club will be Friday, January 25 until 4 in room 225. Please have your rides ready to pick you up by 4. All are welcome!

Math Counts will meet on Thursday, January 24 from 2:40-3:45 pm. There will be no math counts on Wednesday.

Please click here for the 2018-19 Basketball Schedule.



CAPTURE THE NOW - YOURS TRULY YEARBOOK - ORDER TODAY -$20. UNTIL FEBRUARY 8

Please click on the link below to order the JFK 2018-19 yearbook.

https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/productDetail/1037178/Kennedy-Middle-School/Yearbook/20180825043403807151/CATALOG_SHOP/YB_BOOKS/Yearbook/20180825043403843151/#design/0

2019 Spring Registration for JFK Softball and Baseball will open in Family ID from Monday, January 21 through Friday, March 8. All students registering for a sport will need to have a current physical on file with the school nurse before tryouts.



In the afternoon on Wednesday, January 23rd, SHS will be meeting with all grade 8 students to discuss high school electives for incoming freshmen. The bell schedule for that day will be as follows: 7-8-3-4-6-5-1-2.


A TASTE OF CULTURE at Kennedy will be held on Wednesday, February 20th. The event runs from after school until 3:45 pm in the JFK cafeteria. Please pick up the form from the JFK activity table if you are interested in attending and sharing a piece of your culture. We are looking for families and community members to contribute a "taste" of their culture by bringing a food item, music, dance, cultural dress or cultural items.



Band Announcements: Stage Band will have rehearsal tomorrow until 4 pm. The SSR Band room is open today for grade 7 band and colorguard SSR time.

Choral Announcements: Swing choir will meet after school today.


Today's lunch: Meatball grinder with sauce and mozzarella cheese, Caesar Salad and cinnamon applesauce.


PTO NEWS

The next JFK PTO Meeting is January 29, 6:30 pm in the media center. The Emotional Intelligence Team will be the guest speakers. Studies have shown that Emotional Intelligence is linked to academic and career success. Come learn how the children are being taught to express their emotions, handle difficult situations and learn empathy.

Be sure to turn in your box tops marked with your homeroom number to the box in the office. The next challenge ends on Friday, February 15th.

The Winter Book Fair is coming up February 4 through 8. Please consider signing up for a two or more hour time slot during that week to help sell books to the students. All proceeds go to support the PTO in its initiative to pay for Cultural Events, bus transportation to field trips, school supplies and more!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a4ba5ad2ca4fe3...

Store Rewards Cards-Help us help our school. JFK can earn educational items such as computers, art supplies, musical instruments and more just by registering various cards at your local stores. Please register your rewards cards or email southingtonjfkpto@gmail.com with the number and we will register it for you.

Price Chopper: https://www.pricechopper.com/tools-schools use 49852 school code

Shop Rite: http://www.shopriteforeducation.com/cards/ use 52133

Big Y: http://bigy.com Join Education Express. Select JFK Middle School.

Stop & Shop: http://stopandshop.com/aplus/register-card/ use 05771 school code

Receive reminders from the PTO about fundraiser deadlines, delivery dates, meetings, guest speakers and other PTO school related info. Text @f3a9e4 to the number 81010 to receive messages.