Announcements

Wednesday February 26, 2020 

  • 8th Grade students. Tomorrow night,  Thursday February 27th , you and your parents are invited to the PSAT Results Information Session here at Jackman from  5:30-6:30PM.  You will receive your results, learn how to improve your test scores and learn about scholarship opportunities. NO RSVP needed, just come to learn more about your future opportunities. 
  • H.O.T. tickets.  If you are earning H.O.T. tickets you can spend them at the new Marketplace on Tuesdays.  You can purchase school supplies, candy and chips. You can earn points for some classes. Earn and save your H. O.T.  Tickets (purple) and spend them on Tuesdays at the new Marketplace at Jackman 
  • It is down to the last 3 days for Pennies for Patients.  You can still help your class and people who are sick. Bring your change and dollars and help Jackman River Hawks, help others.  
  • Show your school spirit on  Friday.  Wear Orange.   Orange is for Friendship and inclusiveness.  All things nice!  
  • $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches. 
  • Club and Team news: The Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 -4:00 pm in B-3.  
  • Wizards! We are back! Harry Potter Club will meet tomorrow in Room M2 @ 2:45. Come and join the fun!

Tuesday February 25, 2020

  • Keep bringing your Pennies for Patients change and dollars. The fundraiser ends on Friday.  Here are the latest totals of the top 3 classes. There is a new leader.  
  • 1st place Ms. Crandall’s class has 3,473 points
  • 2nd place Mr. Thompson’s class  3,446 points
  • 3rd place is Ms.  A’s class with 1,892 points
  • H.O.T. tickets.  If you are earning H.O.T. tickets you will now get to spend them at the new Marketplace starting TODAY  You can purchase school supplies, candy and chips. You can earn points for some classes. Earn and save your H. O. Tickets (purple) and spend them on Tuesdays starting today at the new Marketplace at Jackman.

Black History Month February Birthdays. 

Langston Hughes, -February 1:

1902. Poet Rosa Parks- February 4 civil rights activist  Michael B. Jordan- February 9  Michael Bakari Jordan is an American actor and producer.  Gucci Mane- February 12

Radric Delantic Davis, known professionally as Gucci Mane, is an American rapper.

Ice T- February 16

Tracy Lauren Marrow, better known by his stage name Ice-T, is an American musician, rapper, songwriter, actor, record producer, and author.

Michael Jordan-February 17

Retired basketball player. 

Club and Team News

  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45
  • River Hawk Wrestling is rockin’ it.  Ajani Lewis qualified for the State Wrestling Championship. Congratulations Ajani and Coach Jinks.  
  • Basketball Finals today here at Jackman

Monday February 24, 2020 

  • 8th Grade students. Remember this Thursday February 27th , you and your parents are invited to the PSAT Results Information Session here at Jackman from  5:30-6:30PM.  You will receive your results, learn how to improve your test scores, scholarship opportunities and create CollegeBoard and Khan Academy accounts. Return your RSVP form, letting the counseling department know you are coming!  Don’t miss this opportunity. 
  • Bring your change and dollars on Tuesday for Pennies for Patients.  Fundraiser and class competition ends this Friday. 
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  • H.O.T. tickets.  If you are earning H.O.T. tickets you will now get to spend them at the new Marketplace on Tuesdays.  You can purchase school supplies, candy and chips. You can earn points for some classes. Earn and save your H. O. Tickets (purple) and spend them on Tuesdays starting tomorrow at the new Marketplace at Jackman.  
  • Thursday is Academic Intervention.  We will be on Rally Schedule. Serve your lunch and after school detentions. 

 

Club and Team News

Basketball playoffs and championships are this week.  Good luck River Hawks. 

Clubs Meeting Today!!

  • Go Green Garden Club will meet in F4
  • Nerd club is meeting in M4 
  • Pineapple Club is meeting 2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7. 
  • Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school. 
  • Yugioh and Marvel DC club are meeting today in room M2.  
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  • Yearbook Club is meeting tomorrow in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45

Friday February 21, 2020 

  • Today’s Spirit theme is Jackman!  Are you showing your school spirit and wearing your River Hawk/Jackman hoodie or something purple?
  • 8th Grade students this is for you.  Do you remember the BIG test you took in October? The PSAT? On Thursday February 27th , you and your parents are invited to the PSAT 8/9 Results Information Session here at Jackman from  5:30-6:30PM.  During this valuable interactive session you will receive your results, learn how to improve your test scores, scholarship opportunities and create CollegeBoard and Khan Academy accounts. If you received a parent letter, give it to them, have them fill out the reservation form and return it to the counselor’s office.  This will reserve your spot. Don’t miss this opportunity to open up your future opportunities. 
  • Bring your change and dollars on Tuesday for Pennies for Patients.  Fundraiser ends on Friday. 
  • Pennies for Patients UPDATE!  The same classes in the lead. Here are updated points: 
  • 1st place is         Mr. Thompson      3,297 points
  • 2nd place     Ms.  Aivaliklis        1,892 points
  • 3rd place        Ms. Crandall       1,018 points
  • Do you vape?  Do you know someone who does?  Are there risks? Let’s look at this PSA
  • Play Video
  • Club and Team News. 
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  • Table Top Games Club is meeting today at 2:45 pm in room L2.  Must have your student ID to attend. 

Thursday February 20, 2020 Pennies for Patients UPDATE!  The classes in the lead with points are

1st place is     Mr. Thompson’s 4th period class  with 1,439 points

2nd place is    Ms A.’s class  with 733 points

3rd place is Ms. Crandall’s class with  600 pints. 

Keep bringing your change and dollars to your 4th period class and drop them in the box provided.  Money goes to people who are suffering from blood diseases. Fundraiser and contest ends on February 28th. 

  • Spirit theme tomorrow, Jackman!  Wear Purple or anything that has River Hawks or Jackman on it.  Show your school spirit. 
  • SJMS reporters interviewed our own Mr. Courtland….Did you know he likes to nap?  Really?  

 

Club and Team News. 

  • The Yearbook Club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.   No Club Live Today 
  • Wizards! We are back! Harry Potter Club will start up again TODAY in. Room M2 @ 2:45. Come and join the fun!
  • Table Top Games Club is meeting tomorrow at 2:45 pm in room L2.  Must have your student ID to attend.  Today  River Hawk Basketball is playing at Toby Johnson Middle School at 4 pm.

Wednesday February 19, 2020

  • Pennies for Patients is going on NOW. Bring your change and dollars to your 4th period class and put it in the box provided.  4th period classes with the most points will win a prize. There will be an update on who has the most points as of last week in Thursday’s news. 
  •  Show your school spirit on  Friday.  The theme is Jackaman!  Wear Purple or anything that has River Hawks or Jackman on it.  
  • $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches. 

Club and Team news:

  • The Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  
  • Wizards! We are back! Harry Potter Club will start up again Tomorrow in Room M2 @ 2:45. Come and join the fun!
  • No Club Live tomorrow.  Club Live is meeting today instead in room F2
  • Tomorrow River Hawk Basketball is playing at Toby Johnson Middle School at 4 pm. 

Tuesday February 18, 2020 

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  • Pennies for Patients is still going.  Look for the donation box in your 4th period class.  All money goes to help patients with serious blood disease.  Donating your change is an easy way to make a positive impact on others who need it. Every penny counts.  
  • Weather-
  • For today's weather  It will be a cold 41  degrees in the morning and a nice 65 degrees in the afternoon. It will be mostly sunny and mild wind for the whole day. For the rest of the week it will be in the mid  60s in the afternoons and mid 30s in morning. Windy and sunny for the rest of the week.  
  • Black History Month-President Gerald Ford officially recognized Black History Month in 1976, calling upon the public to “seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our history.” 
  • Freedom Month. Thomas Jefferson wrote, “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” 

Club and Team News

  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • The Pride Club is meeting today in F2 at 2:45 pm.  They will return to their normal day of meeting next week. 
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45
  • 7th Grade Basketball games today at Pinkerton Middle School. 
  • On Thursday, February 20, River Hawk Basketball will be at Toby Johnson.  Go River Hawks.  

Monday February 17, 2020 President's Day- No School Friday February 14, 2020   

  • Monday is President’s Day.  No School on Monday!!
  • Today’s Spirit theme is comfy, cozy day!  Are you wearing comfy sweats or joggers?
  • Today is Valentine’s Day. Art students are  making “puffy origami hearts” with kind messages. Ms. Lance  is placing them all over campus for other students to find. Have fun looking for them and thanks for sharing the love.
  • Bring your change and dollars on Tuesday for Pennies for Patients.  The money donated goes to people who are fighting blood diseases. You will be competing with other 4th period classes.  You can donate all next week. 
  • 7th Grade Students:  Today is Friendship Day after school.  It is put on by W.E.B.. Come enjoy fun and games.  
  • Today is Parent Lunch Day, both lunches.  Let’s be good hosts by being polite and picking up our trash.  Let’s make our parents proud. 
  • We are learning that teens spend a lot of time on their phone, computer or tablet.  Too much screen time can lead to problems. Let’s take a look. 

Club and Team News. 

  • NO D & D Club today because of Friendship Day.  The Pride Club will meet on Tuesday 2/18 after school in room F-2 since there is no school Monday.
  • The Yearbook Club is meeting on Tuesday 2/18 after school in B3. 
  • Basketball games on Tuesday the 18th at Pinkerton Middle School

Thursday February 13, 2020 

  • Pennies for Patients.  Bring your change and dollars to your 4th period class and drop them in the box provided.  Money goes to people who are suffering from blood diseases. 
  • Spirit theme tomorrow is joggers and sweats.  A teacher favorite. 
  • Tomorrow is Parent Lunch Day. both lunches.  Invite your parents to eat lunch with you. 
  • 7th Grade students, listen up.  Friday, February 14th is W. E. B. Friendship Day!.  It will be after school. Plan on staying for some fun and friendship. 
  • This month is Freedom month.  Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of President Roosevelt,  said, “Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. For the person who is unwilling to grow up, the person who does not want to carry his own weight, this is a frightening prospect.” 
  • February is Black History Month.  Frederick Douglass was an escaped slave who became a prominent activist, author and public speaker. He became a leader in the abolitionist movement, which sought to end the practice of slavery, before and during the Civil War. After that conflict and the Emancipation Proclamation of 1862, he continued to push for equality and human rights until his death in 1895.
  • We have IYT on campus. It consists of a group of young men mentoring our male students on campus.  Rogelio and Enesi interviewed one of the IYT mentors. Let’s take a look:

Club and Team News.  The Yearbook Club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  

  • Club Live is meeting today in F4 at 2:45 pm

Wednesday February 12, 2020   Pennies for Patients is going on NOW. Bring your change and dollars to your 4th period class and put it in the box provided.  4th period classes with the most points will win a prize.  The Spirit theme this Friday is Cozy and Comfy.  Show your school spirit and wear your favorite sweats or joggers.  $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches.  Today is after school movie day! Come enjoy a movie with your friends.  Snacks will be sold during the movie.  Friday is Parent Lunch Day.  Invite your parents to have lunch with you on Friday.  7th Grade Students, there is a WEB event called Web Friendship Day on Friday February 14th.  It starts at 2:45 pm in the gym. Don’t miss out! Club and Team news:

  • The Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  

  • Club Live is meeting tomorrow  in F4 at 2:45 pm
  • The Pride Club will meet on Tuesday 2/18 after school in room F-2 since there is no school Monday.
  • Basketball Teams will be playing at Edward Harris tomorrow at 4:00 pm.

 

Tuesday February 11, 2020  

  • Pennies for Patients starts today.  Look for the donation box in your 4th period class.  All money goes to help patients with serious blood disease.  Donating your change is an easy way to make a positive impact on others who need it.  
  • Tomorrow, February 12th, is After School Movie Day!  Bring your friends and enjoy the movie, Aladdin. from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.  Snacks will be sold at the movie. You can not attend if you are on the no-activities list.  Serve all your detentions, so you can come to the movie. 
  • We had two winners from last week’s trivia question.  The question was “Who was the FIRST person to be arrested for not giving up their seat on a bus in segregated Alabama?  Rosa Parks was the second, but who was the first?” The answer is Claudette Colvin. She was only 15 years old. She said about the incident, “I felt like Sojourner Truth was pushing down on one shoulder and Harriet Tubman was pushing down on the other saying, 'Sit down girl!' I was glued to my seat.”  
  • Weather for the rest of this week will be mostly sunny and windy.  it will be in the low 60's in the afternoons and a low  30's in morning. 

Club and Team News

  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45

Monday February 10, 2020   Holiday No School Friday February 7, 2020  

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  • Today is the last day to buy your Valentine Gram for $1.00.  They will be delivered next Friday on Valentine’s Day. You can buy them at both lunches. What a great way to show your Valentine, friend or staff member your appreciation by sending them a Valentine Gram! Today is the last day!
  • Today’s Spirit theme is NBA! Are you wearing your Favorite Basketball Team Jersey?
  • This Monday is a holiday.  It is in honor of Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday who’s actual birthday is February 12. .  Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. 
  • Bring your change and dollars on Tuesday for Pennies for Patients.  The money donated goes to people who are fighting blood diseases. You will be competing with other 4th period classes. 
  • Wednesday February 12th, is After School Movie Day!  Bring your friends and enjoy the movie Alladin from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.  Snacks will be sold at the movie. You can not attend if you are on the no-activities list.  Serve all your detentions, so you can come to the movie. 

Club and Team News. 

  • River Hawk basketball will be competing at Albiani on Tuesday.

Thursday February 6, 2020 

  • Today is a minimum day.  School is dismissed at 12:30 pm
  • Next week is Pennies for Patients.  Start saving your change and dollars to donate and compete in your 4th period. 
  • This month is Freedom month.  Albert Einstein said this, “Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.”
  • February is also Black History Month.  February 4th was Rosa Parks Birthday. Rosa Parks was the woman  who refused to surrender her seat to a white passenger on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama. She was arrested.  Her decision sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott and launched nationwide efforts to end racial segregation of public facilities.  Rosa Parks was the second person jailed for not giving up her seat in the segregated South. 
  • Trivia Question:  Who was the first?  The first person who comes to the stage with the name and the age of the person who was the first jailed for not giving up their seat before Rosa Parks, will get a prize.  Come to the stage NOW. 
  • SJMSTV reporters Erik and Eriana talked to Mr. Anderson our principal about what he does outside of school.  Let’s take a look. Roll the video.
  •  Jackman student, Jeff, is starting a new show.  Here is a preview. Let’s take a look.

 

Club and Team News. 

  • The Yearbook Club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.   Club Live is meeting today in F4 at 2:45 pm Also, the 7th grade girls and boys basketball teams will play against Eddy TODAY here at Jackman.  Go River Hawks!

Wednesday February 5, 2020 

  • The Spirit theme this Friday is the NBA.  Wear your favorite NBA jersey on Friday. 
  • $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches. 
  • Valentines Grams are being sold today, tomorrow and Friday for one dollar.  They are being sold at both lunches. Valentine grams will be delivered to your Valentines on Valentine's Day, which is next Friday.  Buy one for your friend, a favorite staff member or your Valentine. 
  • Tomorrow Thursday, February 6, is a minimum day.  School is out at 12:30 pm. 
  • We are halfway through the 3rd quarter.  How is your progress? Progress reports are out on Friday. 
  •  Pennies for Patients starts next Tuesday the 11th of February.  Save your pennies. 

Club and Team news:

  • Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  
  • Club Live is meeting tomorrow  in F4 at 2:45 pm
  • Table Top Games Club is meeting on Friday in L2 at 2:45 pm.

Tuesday February 4, 2020 

  • Progress reports are due this Friday. Check Synergy and check in with your teachers about work that needs to be turned in. 
  • The Classic Greek philosopher Socrates said, “To find yourself, think for yourself.”
  • Pennies for Patients is starting next week, Tuesday February 11.  4th period classes will be competing for prizes. Start saving your change and dollars to donate.
  • Thursday is a minimum day.  School gets out at 12:30 pm on Thursday January 6.  
  • Black History Month fact:  The 15th amendment to the U.S. Constitution , which gave blacks the right to vote, was passed on February 3, 1870. 

Club and Team News

  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45
  • Table Top Games Club is meeting this Friday at 2:45 in L2.  Everyone is welcome but you need your student ID to attend.

Monday February 3, 2020  It is the first school day of February.  Let’s start our freedom month with a quote from the 1st President of the United States. George Washington said, “Example, whether it be good or bad, has a powerful influence.”  River Hawks let each of us be a powerful influence by our good example. 

  • February is also Black History Month.  Do you know why February was selected to celebrate Black History Month?  A man named Carter Goodwin Woodson, a noted historian selected February for several reasons. Two reasons are Abraham Lincoln and Fredick Douglass who are significant in Black history and their birthdays are in February.
  • Friday February 8, is progress report time for 3rd quarter.  Go to the Tutoring Center Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm in room L10 to get the help you need.  Don’t wait until the last minute.  
  • A fellow River Hawk Jeff is working on a new review show...Hey Jeff, what is your show about?
  • A couple of weeks ago our gym was renamed and dedicated to a much loved  P. E. Teacher, Ms Ladd. SJMS TV was there and has a report from the unveiling.  
  • Pennies for Patients is starting next week, Tuesday February 11.More information to come.  Start saving your change and dollars to donate

Clubs Meeting Today!!

  • Go Green Garden Club will meet in F4
  • Nerd club is meeting in M4 
  • Pineapple Club is meeting 2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7. 
  • Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school. 
  • Yugioh and Marvel DC club is meeting today in room M2.  
  • Yearbook Club is meeting tomorrow in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45
  • Table Top Games Club is meeting this Friday at 2:45 in L2.  Everyone is welcome but you need your student ID to attend. 

Friday January 31, 2020  

  • Today’s Spirit theme is Jackman River Hawks! Are you wearing your Jackman wear or colors?
  • Next Friday progress reports are due.  Finish your assignments, turn in your work, get to class on time and check in with your teacher if you need help.  Time is going by fast. 
  • Today is the last day of National Kindness week.  Let’s end the week with telling our custodians, the people who take care of us and are campus, THANK YOU.  If you see them today, let them know that you appreciate what they do for our school.  
  • February is Freedom Month.  If you have something you want to say about our freedoms, our leaders now and in the past, the 2020 election,  or in general about our country, write it up and give it to Ms. Harmon in E1 or B3. We will be filming interviews, quotes and news packages about freedom and air them in the news.  It is your chance to share your ideas and opinions.  

Club and Team News. 

  • CLUBS MEETING ON MONDAY Nerd club meets in M4 2:45-3:45 Pineapple Club is meeting  2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7.  Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school. Go Green Garden Club will meet in the garden or F4. Yugioh and Marvel DC club is on Monday in room M2

Thursday January 30, 2020  

  • Tomorrow’s Spirit Theme day is River Hawks/Jackman.  Wear purple, black or silver to show your School Spirit. 
  • This week is National Kindness Week! Come to the stage today during lunch to add a kind message to our Kindness Week poster!
  • We are on Rally Schedule today.  Classes are shorter, but school is dismissed at the regular time.  Today’s rally is a W. E. B. event for 7th graders and 8th grade students will be with Valley High students and representatives highlighting the programs at Valley.  

 

Club and Team News. 

  • Yearbook club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  
  • Club Live is meeting today in F4 at 2:45 pm
  • Also, the 7th grade girls and boys basketball teams will play against Smedberg TODAY at Smedberg.  Go River Hawks!

Wednesday January 29, 2020 

  • This week is National Kindness Week! Today visit one of the chalk stations in the quad during lunch to write a kind message on the pavement!”
  • $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches. 
  • Remember we have Rally Schedule tomorrow.  Classes are shorter, but school is dismissed at the regular time. 

Club and Team news:

  • Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  
  • Club Live is meeting tomorrow  in F4 at 2:45 pm 

Tuesday January 28, 2020 

  • This week is National Kindness Week! Come to the stage during lunch and write a thank you note to a staff member here at Jackman
  • Progress reports are coming up soon, if you are struggling with ANY subject, come to the Tutoring Center for help. It is open for students Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30-4:30 pm in L10. There are no excuses not to get the help you need.   
  • Reminder, you must wear shoes that have backs on them.  No slippers or slides or crocs without the back. Thank you.   
  • We will be on Rally Schedule on Thursday January 30th.  School is not out early, but classes will be shorter in order to attend the rally.   
  • Friday’s spirit theme is Jackman.  Wear your Jackman colors on Friday. 

Club and Team News

  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • River Hawk Basketball is today in the gym.   Come cheer on our team. Go River Hawks!
  • River Hawk Wrestling match is today at Joseph Kerr Middle School.  Good Luck wrestlers. 

Monday January 27, 2020 

  • Friday February 8, is progress report time for 3rd quarter.  Go to the Tutoring Center Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm in room L10 to get the help you need.  Don’t wait until the last minute.  
  • This week is National Kindness Week! Come to the stage during lunch today and purchase a candy gram for only 50 cents to send to your friends and let them know how much you care about them!”
  • Today is National Chocolate Cake Day. National Chocolate Cake Day celebrates the cake more people favor. And more often than not, we celebrate our special occasions like anniversaries, birthdays and weddings with cake.…..mmmmmm  Chocolate Cake.    

Club and Team News

  • River Hawk basketball tomorrow here at home, 4:00 pm in the gym.  Come cheer on our teams!  
  • River Hawk wrestling tomorrow away at Kerr.  Good Luck River Hawks!

Clubs Meeting Today!!

  • Go Green Garden Club will meet in F4
  • Nerd club is meeting in M4 
  • Pineapple Club is meeting 2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7. 
  • Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school. 
  • Yugioh and Marvel DC club is meeting today in room M2.   
  • Yearbook Club is meeting tomorrow in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45

Friday January 24, 2020   Today’s Spirit theme is Ally Day! Are you wearing your Rainbow colors?

  • Today is National Peanut Butter Day.  What is your favorite peanut butter? Is it creamy or crunchy?  Do you like Skippy or Jif brand? Or the store brand? According to Statista.com,  297 million Americans ate peanut butter in 2019. Do you know what state produces the most peanuts? …….Georgia.  The state of Georgia produces the most peanuts in the U. S. 
  • Next week is National Kindness Week! There will be activities during lunch Monday through Thursday. On Monday, come to the stage and purchase a candy gram for only 50 cents to send to your friends and let them know how much you care about them!
  • Happy New Year again?  Ms. Liang, Ms. Lee and Ms. Sun want to tell you about another New Year.   Play Video.  
  • If you want to learn to Hip Hop meet Ms. Gauthier (Ms. Go-Chay)  in B2 TODAY after school. B2 is by the office near the student entrance.
  • Table Top Games club is meeting today 2:45 pm in L2.  You need your student ID. 

Clubs that are meeting on Monday

  • Nerd club meets in M4 2:45-3:45

  • Pineapple Club is meeting  2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7. 

  • Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school. 

  • Go Green Garden Club will meet in the garden or F4.

  • Yugioh and Marvel DC club is on Monday in room M2

Thursday January 23, 2020  

Friday’s Spirit Theme day is Ally Day.  Wear Rainbow colors and Ally buttons to support Pride Club.

January is Kindness month, think about this:

You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force.” – Pubilius Syrus

Club and Team News.  Join the hip hop dance club with Ms. Gauthier (go-chay)  They meet tomorrow at 2:45-3:30 in B-2!  Yearbook club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  

Club Live is meeting today in F4 at 2:45 pm

Table Top Games Club is meeting tomorrow in L2.  All are welcome and bring your student ID. 

Also, the 7th grade girls and boys basketball teams will play against Kerr TODAY here at Jackman.  Go River Hawks!

Wednesday January 22, 2020  Live The Dream night is tonight!!  It is from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, here at Jackman. Get the information you can use to help you get to college.  Oh and also extra credit and detention credit if you attend.  January is Kindness Month.   

“Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.” – Albert Schweitzer

$1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches.  

Club and Team news:

Join the hip hop dance club with Ms. Gauthier (go-chay) this Friday from 2:45-3:30 in B-2! 

Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  

Club Live is meeting tomorrow  in F4 at 2:45 pm

Tabletop Games club is meeting on Friday in L2. Bring your Student ID.

River Hawk basketball games are tomorrow at 4 PM, in the gym.  Come and cheer on our teams.  

Tuesday January 21, 2020 

  • Live The Dream” night is tomorrow!  It starts at 6:00 pm. Bring your parents and siblings. Detention and extra credit are available for attending. 
  •  This month is kindness month.  Think about this quote: “Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.
  • Scott Adams If you are struggling with ANY subject, come to the Tutoring Center for help. It is open for students Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30-4:30 pm in L10. There are no excuses not to get the help you need.  Buy your yearbook now.  There is a limited quantity and we sold out last year.  Go to ybpay.lifetouch.com and then use the code: 12270520.  Choose hardcover or softcover, or have your name put on it.   Reminder, you must wear shoes that have backs on them.  No slippers or slides or crocs without the back. Thank you.   
  • Club and Team News
  • River Hawks Wrestlers have a match today here!  Come cheer on our team. Go River Hawks!
  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • The first 7th grade basketball games are at Jackman on Thursday the 23rd. Plan on coming to the games and cheering on our teams. 
Monday January 20, 2020  No School MLK Day Friday January 17, 2020 
  • Today’s Spirit theme is Sports day! Are you wearing anything Sports related?

    January is the month of Kindness 

    Coming up next week:

    No School on Monday- It is Martin Luther King Day.  

    River Hawk Wrestling will compete at Jackman on Tuesday the 21st. 

    Live the Dream College Night is on Wednesday the 22nd. 

    7th grade boys and girls basketball teams will compete at Jackman on Thursday the 23rd. 

    Club  Corner 

    If you want to learn to Hip Hop meet Ms. Gauthier (Ms. Go-Chay)  in B2 TODAY after school. B2 is by the office, student entrance.

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  • Thursday January 16, 2020 

No school on Monday in honor of Martin Luther King

  • Monday is Martin Luther King’s Birthday.  Martin Luther King JR. Day is Monday January 20. This holiday is dedicated to slain civil rights leader who advocated nonviolent action as a way to reform discriminatory laws in the United StatesListen to his words:
  • “Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb to agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”  
  • Thanks Darius for sharing that quote from Dr. King. 
  • Tomorrow’s Spirit theme is wear anything sports related.  Wear your favorite team colors, hat, uniform or jersey. 
  • “Live The Dream” night next Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 6-8 pm.  
  • January is Kindness month, think about this:
  • Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.”

 

Club and Team News. 

  • Join the hip hop dance series with Ms. Gauthier (go-chay) and star in a dance video! Classes start tomorrow Friday January 17 from 2:45-3:30 in B-2! 
  • Yearbook club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  
  • Club Live is meeting today in F4 at 2:45 pm
  • Next week on Tuesday the 21st of January, our River Hawk Wrestlers compete at Jackman. Come out and support our team!
  • Also, the 7th grade girls and boys basketball teams will play against Kerr on Thursday the 23rd here at Jackman.  Go River Hawks!

 

Wednesday January 15, 2020 

  • This Friday’s Spirit theme is wear anything sports related.  Wear your favorite team colors, hat, uniform or jersey.  Turn in your Live the Dream RSVP flyers to the counselors in the office.  Live The Dream night is next Wednesday, here at Jackman from 6:00 to 8:00 Pm. 
  • Today  is GPA treat day.  If you receive an invitation, come get your treat at lunch today. 
  • Today  is also Movie Day. 1:30- 3:30 pm.  It is free. Snacks are for sale. The movie is the latest Dora Movie.  
  • January is Kindness Month.    Mark Twain said, “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”   $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches.  

Club and Team news:

  • Join the hip hop dance series with Ms. Gauthier (go-chay) and star in a dance video! Classes start this Friday from 2:45-3:30 in b-2! Here is an example of what you will be learning.  Come join the fun. 
  • Yearbook club will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3.  
  • Club Live is meeting tomorrow  in F4 at 2:45 pm

Tuesday January 14, 2020

  • Live The Dream” night is coming to Jackman!  It only comes every other year, so you don’t want to miss it.  It is on Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 6-8 pm. You, your parents and siblings are invited. This is about YOUR future, so come and access this vital information and resources available to your family.  
  • Here are more details from our counselors:
  • Tomorrow  is GPA treat day.  You will get an invitation to get a treat on Wednesday if your Grade Point Average is 3. 5 and above, during the 2nd quarter. 
  • Also tomorrow is Movie Day, 1:30-3:30 pm. It is Dora!  If you are on the no-activities list you can not attend. So make sure you serve your detentions. 
  • This month is kindness month.  Think about this quote:  “It costs nothing and means everything.”
  • Tutoring Center is open for students after school Monday through Thursday this week!!. Tutoring will be open from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm today in room L10. If you need help with any subject, sign in  and get the help you need.
  • Friday’s spirit theme is wear anything sports related.

Club and Team News

  • River Hawks Wrestlers have a match today at Toby Johnson. Go River Hawks!
  • Yearbook Club is meeting today in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45

Monday January 13, 2020

 

  • Live The Dream” night is coming to Jackman!  It only comes every other year, so you don’t want to miss it.  It is on Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 6-8 pm. You, your parents and siblings are invited.   This is about YOUR future, so come and access this vital information and resources available to your family. 
  • It is time to purchase your yearbook.  Look for a flyer in your Hawk Time Class this Wednesday.  You can only purchase your yearbook online this year. 
  • Tutoring Center is open for students after school Monday through Thursday this week!!. Tutoring will be open from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm today in room L10. If you need help with any subject, sign in  and get the help you need.
  • This Wednesday is GPA treat day.  You will get an invitation to get a treat on Wednesday if your Grade Point Average is 3. 5 and above, during the 2nd quarter. 
  • This Wednesday January 15th is Movie Day, 1:30-3:30 pm.  If you are on the no-activities list you can not attend. Serve you detentions.  

Club and Team News

Clubs Meeting Today!!

  • Go Green Garden Club will meet in F4
  • Nerd club is meeting in M4 
  • Pineapple Club is meeting 2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7. 
  • Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school. 
  • Yugioh and Marvel DC club is meeting today in room M2.   
  • Yearbook Club is meeting tomorrow in room B3 at 2:45-3:45
  • Club Live is meeting Thursday in F2, 2:45-3:45
  • Tomorrow the River Hawk wrestling team compete at Toby Johnson Middle School.  Go River Hawks!!

 

Friday January 10, 2020

  • Today’s Spirit them is Jackman River Hawks! Are you wearing our Jackman colors?
  • January is the month of Kindness 
  • Think about this: 
  • Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” - Princess Diana 
  • Today is Save the Eagles Day. Eagles used to be on the possible extinction list, but because of the work of scientists and public they were removed from the list in 2007. Poaching, pesticides and other dangers continue to be a problem for the eagle. The Bald Eagle is America’s National Bird.  
  • Club  Corner  
  • If you want to learn to Hip Hop meet Ms. Gauthier  in B2 TODAY. B2 is by the office, student entrance.

Clubs that are meeting on Monday

  • Nerd club meets in M4 2:45-3:45
    Pineapple Club is meeting  2:45- 3:45 pm in F-7.  Pride club will be meeting in room F2 right after school.  
    Go Green Garden Club will meet in the garden or F4. Yugioh and Marvel DC club is on Monday in room M2

Finally,  here is the next episode of the Jonathon Estrada show:  

Play video

 

Thursday January 9, 2020

  • Tomorrow’s Spirit theme is Jackman River Hawk School Spirit.  Wear your Jackman colors tomorrow.
  • “Live The Dream” night is coming to Jackman!  It only comes every other year, so you don’t want to miss it.  It is on Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 6-8 pm. You, your parents and siblings are invited.   You should get a flyer today during Hawk Time. Take it home and give it to your parents and return the RSVP to the office.  This is about YOUR future, so come and access this vital information and resources available to your family.  
  • January is Kindness month:
  • “Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.”  Barbara De Angelis
  • Next Wednesday, January 15 is Movie Day. 1:30- 3:30 pm
  • Also, Next Wednesday January 15, 2020 is GPA treat day.  
  •  Jackman Hip-Hop Dance Series with MS. Gauthier is starting TOMORROW, January 10th  3-3:45 pm.  This is a 6 week commitment and you will learn one dance.   We will be filmed by the Video Production class in February and with a permission slip perform the dance at Sacramento Convention Center in Celebration of Martin Luther King. See you tomorrow.
  • Yearbook club will meet TODAY after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in B-3. Be mindful that this is a new room, B3, video production.  
  • Table Top Games will be meeting tomorrow in L2 at 2:45 pm.  All our welcome but bring your ID. 

Wednesday January 8, 2020

  • This Friday’s Spirit theme is Jackman River Hawk School Spirit.  Wear your Jackman colors. Do you like to dance? Jackman Hip-Hop Dance Series with MS. Gauthier is starting THIS Friday, January 10th  3-3:45 pm.  This is a 6 week commitment and you will learn one dance.   We will be filmed by the Video Production class in February and with a permission slip perform the dance at Sacramento Convention Center in Celebration of Martin Luther King. 
  • “Live The Dream” night is coming to Jackman!  It only comes every other year, so you don’t want to miss it.  It is on Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 6-8 pm. You, your parents and siblings are invited.   You should get a flyer today during Hawk Time. Take it home and give it to your parents and return the RSVP to the office.  This is about YOUR future, so come and access this vital information and resources available to your family.Friday is GPA treat day.  Tutoring Center is open for students after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Tutoring will be open from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm today in room L10. If you need help with any subject, sign in and get the help you need. Next Wednesday, January 15 is Movie Day. 1:30- 3:30 pm
  •  January is Kindness Month.   
  • “Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.”  Albert Schweitzer
  • $1 Churros are being sold today at both lunches.  

Club and Team news:

  • Table Top Games Club will be meeting this Friday January 10 in L2 at 2:45 pm.  All are welcome, but you need your Student ID to attend. 
  • River Hawks Wrestlers have a match next week on Tuesday the 14th at Toby Johnson. 

Tuesday January 7, 2020

  • Welcome back River Hawk students! Hope you had a wonderful break.  We are starting with a new quarter, new beginning, new grades, no absences, and no tardies!  Let’s rock 3rd quarter! 
  • This Wednesday is GPA treat day.  You will get an invitation to get a treat on Wednesday if your Grade Point Average is 3. 5 and above, during the 2nd quarter.  
  • This month is kindness month.  Think about this quote: 
  • “The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.”  Aesop Do you love to dance? Want to be part of a dance video and perform at the MLK Celebration at the Sacramento Convention Center? Then join the Jackman Hip-Hop Dance Series with MS. Gauthier! In this 6 week dance series, you will learn a hip-hop dance routine that will be recorded by the Jackman Media club! And with a signed permission slip, you will have the chance to perform at the MLK Celebration on Saturday, January 25th at the Sacramento Convention Center Downtown!  Classes are Fridays from 3-3:45 pm starting THIS Friday, January 10th until February 7th! Space is limited to 15 dancers! See Ms. Gauthier for a permission slip and more information! 
  • Tutoring Center is open for students after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Tutoring will be open from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm today in room L10. If you need help with any subject, sign in and get the help you need. Next Wednesday, January 15 is Movie Day. 1:30- 3:30 pm Club and Team News River Hawks Wrestlers have a match next week on Tuesday the 14th at Toby Johnson. 

Friday December 20, 2019  

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  • Today’s Spirit them is Grinch Day! Are you wearing green?
  • Today is also a minimum day! Report cards close today. Start new with 3rd Quarter coming up. Have a good Winter Break! 
  • Students come back to school on Tuesday January 7th. 
  • December is the month of caring. 
  • “To make a difference in someone’s life you don’t have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful, or perfect. You just have to care.” - Mandy Hale 
  • Today is National Ugly Sweater Day! This holiday is fun to celebrate with friends and families. National Ugly Sweater started in 2011. Get cozy in your ugly sweater, get a hot coco and relax. 
  • Today at both lunches, in the library will be playing BINGO. Come and have some fun, and win some candy. 
  • Everyone is welcomed to join the BINGO game. There will be no computer games. 
  • This is the last day for Mr. Brannan and Mrs. Meyer! We thank them so much for everything that they have done.   

Club  Corner 

 

  • There will be no clubs, until we come back from break. 

 

Thursday December 19, 2019 

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  • Ho Ho Ho! Today at both lunches, there will be pictures with Santa on the stage! Bring your friends and a smile to take pictures! 
  • The spirit theme for Friday is the Grinch! Wear green on Friday to support the Grinches.  
  • The theme for the month of December is Caring. 
  • “It is not only a matter of not caring who knows - it is also a matter of knowing who cares.” Idries Shah, ReflectionsThe library will be playing BINGO on Friday during both lunches. Come and have some fun and win some candy. The library will be open to those coming in to play BINGO. There will be no computer games.
  • Also a reminder from  the Library:  Please return your overdue books before you go on Winter Break. 
  • Now let’s hear from Jonathan from the club corner! 

Club Corner:

  • Yearbook club will meet today after school from 2:45 - 3:45 in L-12.
  • Table Top Games will not be meeting tomorrow 
  • The Jonathan Estrada Variety Show 

Wednesday December 18, 2019

  • Spirit theme on Friday is the Grinch! Wear anything green.