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Monday, December 10, 2018

Character Word for December is Empathy

Empathy is the ability to feel for others and imagine yourself in their shoes.  Empathy is not only to feel,
but to care for others when they need it most. – Skylar Deimeke, 10th grade


Bus 9 will be running late routes today for the afternoon.  Students wait on the bench by front doors. 


Saturday Detention will be available this Saturday, December 15 from 8:00-11:00 a.m.  You will need to sign up outside the office. 


NJHS members:  Please turn in all your tree money by December 19th.  


The Van-Far Ambulance district is hosting a Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 22 from 8:00 am to 11:00 am at 114 E. Park St in Vandalia.  Celebrate the holidays with your local Paramedics and EMT’s. There will be free food, photo opportunities and giveaways!!


The JH Boys basketball game against Troy on Thursday, December 13 has been cancelled.


NJHS is selling "Trees for Tots" to raise money for the Marine's fundraiser "Toys for Tots".  Please help us support this wonderful cause during the Holiday Season.  


Lifetouch and Shutterfly have a limited time offer available to parents and students.  There are coupons on the office ledge for a FREE one-time digital image and a FREE 8x8 photo book.


Seniors please start bringing in pictures for the senior video. We would like to have a majority of them before Christmas break. You need to have 1 baby picture and 1 senior picture plus 3 more of your choosing. They can be physical pictures or you can send them by email. If you are planning on getting senior pictures taken in the near future please let us know. Pictures can be given to Mrs. McCurdy or Claire Motley.


Seniors please check the web for scholarship opportunities.  


EAP Teachers for today:   Robinson, Weiss, Cross, and Dierkes


Lunch:  Spaghetti and meatballs; Philly cheese steak sub; served with spring salad mix, cheesy cauliflower popcorn, peaches.

Opaa to go:  Club sandwich; Peanut butter and jelly sandwich; Italian chef salad; served with fresh garden salad, chilled fruit, baby carrots w/ranch, chocolate chip cookie.


Monday, December 10

JH Boys at home against Hannibal at 5:30 pm. Gate Duty: D. Dunn

JVG/VG away at North Callaway at 6:00 pm. Bus leaves at 4:20.


Tuesday, December 11

JVB/VB away at North Callaway at 6:00 pm. Bus leaves at 4:20 pm.


Wednesday, December 12

No Activities


Thursday, December 13

No Activities


Friday, December 14

JVB/VG/VB at home against Silex at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: K. Foster/Z. Keller


Saturday, December 15

Saturday Detention from 8:00 to 11:00 am.

VG away at Gary Filbert Classic Tournament vs Mexico at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.

VB away at Gary Filbert Classic Tournament vs Mexico at 6:30 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.