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May 3, 2018
Airband is a fun event where students and staff alike to preform silly lip sync performances. Students should be sure to follow the Airband rules and guidelines for content and fill out the form by May 8th. All acts must be 2 minutes in length. Auditions will be may 9th in the dance studio and the performances will be on the 16th and 17th
The spring fling dance will be taking place in the MPR this Friday. The dance will start at 7pm and end at 9pm The attire will be semi casual,Tickets will be sold this entire week in front of the P.E classroom.
Tickets will be 10 dollars and are purchased with a permission slip that will need to signed by your parent. No tickets are sold at the door. You will not be able to attend the dance if you are on the list posted in the halls. In case you need a scholarship, please go to your counselor and they can give you a ticket. We hope to see you all there!
Students who like legos and robot building should check out F-L-L, or the first Lego League. F-L-L teams can compete all over the world and we have several here at Jordan. Interested students should come to Room N2 at lunch tomorrow to see what FIRST is all about!
This year's book drive was a huge success!. Almost 2900 books were collected! Ms. Royaltey-Quandt will dye her hair on Friday, May 11th, and the color chosen by the schoology poll respondents was ... Green!
The 8th grade advisory that collected the most books, in a surprise last minute surge, was Carlisle, with 121 books!
The 7th grade advisory that collected the most books, also in a last minute surge, was Covitt, with 158 books!
And the 6th grade advisory that collected the most books was truly astounding -- the Pierce/Rouse advisory collected 1005 books!!!
Pizza parties for all three grades will be arranged for some time in the next two weeks, more information TBA.
This week is staff appreciation week! We all know how hard teachers here at Jordan work, so be sure to thank all your teachers for their hard work and effort to help all of us.
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! Please remember that that PG-13 movies require a signed permission slip. Today in F3, Mulan will be playing. You do not need a slip to watch the movie.
Today Disney's animated feature Mulan will be playing in F3. Fearful that her ailing father will be drafted into the Chinese military, Mulan (Ming-Na Wen) takes his spot -- though by cleverly impersonates a man and goes off to train with fellow recruits. The Breadwinner will be playing in M-1 Parvana is an 11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family.