*February 6th-Black History Month Celebration! Guest Speaker Rafi Hasan from the City of Bloomington's Commission on the Status of Black Males. 8:15 a.m. JCMS Auditorium.
*February 20th-Chinese/Korean New Year's Celebration-8:15 a.m. JCMS Auditorium.
*Congratulations to JCMS students Riley P.-1st Place, Sophio R.-2nd Place, and Eva S.-3rd Place, for their winning essays in the City of Bloomington's Black History Month Essay Contest. All three will be honored Thursday, February 8, at Fairview Elementary School at 6:00 at a reception!
*Congratulations to Daniel L. for winning the Regional Spelling Bee! He'll be going on to the Washington D.C. area to compete in the National Spelling Bee for the 2nd year in a row!
*Reminder, we do have school on Monday, February 19, as it was a built in Snow Day!
2018-2019 Scheduling Information
For 7th graders currently attending JCMS:
JCMS Guidance Counselors visited Math Classes on Tuesday, January 16 to discuss the scheduling process for next school year. Any questions should be directed to Guidance Counselors Mrs. Jaclyn Hardin email@example.com or Mr. Matt Stanley firstname.lastname@example.org
For 8th graders transitioning to an MCCSC High School next year:
The Academy of Science and Entreprenuership visited on Tuesday, January 9. For more information about The Academy, contact Principal Jessica Willis at email@example.com or Guidance Counselor Keri Gross at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the school at (812) 330-2480. Shadowing opportunities at The Academy are available through Ms. Gross.
Bloomington High School South was here on Wednesday, January 17 to meet with all 8th graders districted to go to South regarding class selection for next school year. South's incoming Freshmen Orientation Night was Tuesday, January 23, at 7:00 at South. This evening gave an introduction and overview of Bloomington High School South and the scheduling process. After the presentation, administrators, counselors and department chairpersons were available for questions. For more information, call South at (812) 330-7714.
Bloomington High School North was also here on Wednesday, January 17 to meet with all 8th graders districted to go to North regarding class selection for next school year. North's incoming Frehmen Orientation Night was also Tuesday, January 23, at 6:30 at North. For more information, call North at (812) 330-7724.
If you live outside the JCMS district but wish to attend JCMS or if you live in the JCMS district and wish to attend Batchelor or Tri North, you may submit a transfer request to your home districted school where your child will attend in 7th or 8th grade. Transfer requests will be reviewed by the middle school principals the week prior to Spring Break. You are encouraged to attend information nights and submit schedule requests for both your home and desired school in the case that the transfer is not approved.
For transfer requests regarding high school, the form should be filled out and submitted to the student's home-districted high school for review by the high school principals.
MCCSC values the diversity in our schools and community. All students’ experiences and perspectives are assets.
It is Board policy that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups on the basis of
race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or
any other legally protected characteristic, in its programs or activities, including employment opportunities.