Sassafras Literary Exchange Writing Competition Winners from JMS
Congratulations to the following students!
Lila-Faye Imbriano - 1st Place Fiction
Emma Christensen - 2nd Place Fiction
Aiden Daves - 3rd Place Fiction
Ada Keener - Honorable Mention Fiction
Brody Chason - 1st Place Non-Fiction
Emmie Moore - 2nd Place Non-Fiction
Rylee Boyd - 3rd Place Poetry
JMS 6th Grade Math Team WINS!
The Jasper Middle School 6th Grade Berry Math team won 1st place at the Berry College Math Competition on September 20th. The team competed against 12 other schools in 3 rounds consisting of both individual and collaborative questions. In the individual rounds, Jeremy Westbrook won 1st place competing against 105 other students. Jasper Middle School is proud of the dedication and hard work of this team.
JMS Teacher of the Year - Cristy Jacobs
Mrs. Cristy Jacobs has been selected as Teacher of the Year for Jasper Middle School. We congratulate her and appreciate her hard work that benefits our students each day. This is Mrs. Jacobs' eleventh year teacher and fifh year teaching Special Education. She encourages each of her students to do their very best and to never give up! Mrs. Jacobs' favorite quote is "You must do the thing you think you cannot do." ~Eleanor Roosevelt
JMS Receives Attendance Awareness Recognition
For the month of September, JMS received the Attendance Awareness Award. Attendance is a bigger problem than you probably think. Addressing chronic absence is a key component of improving graduation rates, increasing academic achievement and giving young people the best chance at success in their adult life. Join the Attendance Awareness Campaign and make a difference for your community.
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