April 2nd & 3rd, grade 5, NeSA – Science
April 22nd, 23rd, 24th, & 25th grades 4 & 5, NeSA – Reading
On Friday, April 11th, the carnival sponsored by CLJ middle school student council was held in CLJ gym and cafeteria. A variety of games were provided for everyone’s enjoyment. Student Council members and their parents sponsored the booths and donated pop for the games. Mr. Hoyt, Dr. Wheelock, Rita Griess, Lisa Clapper, Jamie Boehler, Ted Griess, and Jack Yant also volunteered to work in the booths. The money raised from the carnival is used to purchase items for the middle school students and to sponsor various activities throughout the year. Lucas and Isaac Svoboda purchased and donated 4 new bicycles and helmets for a raffle at the carnival. These young men exemplify the true meaning of “selfless service”. The student council extends a special thank you to them and to everyone for making the carnival a fun-filled family event for our students, families, and community.
CLJ Student Council Members
Mrs. Yant, sponsor
Million Words Club
Every student & teacher who reads a million words, or one hundred books by the end of the year will become a member of the Million Words Club. Everyone who meets the requirements will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $25 iTunes gift card at the AR party in May. Currently there are 36 members of the Million Words Club. Members pictures with their favorite book are posted on the Reading Wall of Fame outside the Library.
Librarian, CLJ Middle School
From this page one can access a great deal of information concerning student life at C.L. Jones Middle School. Each button on the left takes one to sites which are meant to keep parents, students, and patrons well informed. Of particular interest to all will be the 08-09 Calendar link. When one visits the calendar be sure to sign up for daily emails of events. By signing up, one will be informed of changes in the published calendar sent out at the beginning of the school year and will be reminded of the various activities at C.L Jones Middle School and the District.
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John B. Osgood, Principal
"Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance."
Robert F. Kennedy Capetown, June 6th 1966