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Jamie

23
Jan

Excused Absences

We are starting to see some issues with Planned Absence Forms and excused absences. The definition of an excused absence is the following, which is located on pg. 14 of the current Parent/Scholar Handbook: Excused Absences “Excused” absences occur when (a) the scholar is on official school business, or (b) the scholar’s absence is due to one of the reasons

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20
Jan

Oh Baby! Contest for Scholar Council Begins!

The Scholar Council is raising funds with an “Oh Baby! Photo Contest”. Eight staff members submitted baby/small child photo’s….use your powers of deduction to figure out who each one is! Each entry is $1 and you can enter as many times as you want. The scholar with the most correct answers will receive a $25 Visa gift card! In case

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18
Jan

Rule Reminders!

Parents and Scholars, A quick review of some common issues that could get you in detention or worse! 1. All outside coats, including hoodies, should be removed before entering the school. 2. All shirts should be tucked in, including those under fleece and sweaters. 3. Planned Absence forms are to be turned in at a minimum of 5 days PRIOR

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11
Jan

Feminine Products Drive

The Jones Center Scholar Council is making an effort to bring in feminine products to help replenish the feminine products in the girl’s bathroom. This allows our Scholars free access to these items. The Scholar Council purchased our first donation drive amount but we cannot continue to use our funds for this effort and support other ideas for all scholars.

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11
Jan

Scholar Council Warmth Drive Ends This Month!

This drive continues for the month of January. We are seeking gloves, stocking hats, socks, fleece blankets, yoga pads, etc. for local homeless shelters. If you have a donation to make, bring it to school and give it to Mrs. Cox, Cassidy Waide, Bralen Cook or Josh Curiel and they will see that it is distributed properly.

11
Jan

Native American Studies Club Meeting Thursday!

The Native American Studies Club is meeting tomorrow in room 5 after school. There will be a presentation and demonstration of the game of stickball presented by Gabe Rasha, a citizen of the Choctaw nation and avid stickball player. Come join us!

3
Jan

Reminder for Parents & Scholars

Jones Center Parents, We wanted to take a moment to inform you of upcoming changes that could affect your scholar at the Jones Center. Effective January 31, 2023, the Jones Center will no longer employ armed security. They have shared with us that there will be some security on the premises, but as of this writing, we haven’t been informed

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21
Dec

Parents! Important Information!

Jones Center Parents, We wanted to take a moment to inform you of upcoming changes that could affect your scholar at the Jones Center. Effective January 31, 2023, the Jones Center will no longer employ armed security. They have shared with us that there will be some security on the premises, but as of this writing, we haven’t been informed

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16
Dec

Support Scholar Council! Ugly Christmas Sweater Monday!

Create or wear your Ugly Christmas Sweater and pay $3 to support Scholar Council! Your Scholar Council is currently supplying female products in the bathroom and wants to do even more things for you! Please support us in our efforts!

14
Dec

They’re Growing!

As the semester comes to a close, we are noticing that our scholars are growing….and growing out of their uniforms! Please take time over break to make sure the uniforms are compliant with the dress code, especially length of skirts and dresses! Please make sure that all sweaters and fleece are the right lengths and that shirts can be tucked

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