Jaguar News

  • FALL SPORTS TRYOUT INFORMATION

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  • Girls Athletic Summer Camp Opportunities

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  • Mrs. Tonya Parker - Classified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to our classified Employee of the Month, Mrs. Tonya Parker. As the data manager, Mrs. Parker works hard behind the scenes making sure all things PowerSchool and scheduling are done correctly. We are thankful for everything she does here at NJMS!

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  • Mrs. Teresa Richardson - May Certified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Mrs. Teresa Richardson on being selected as our Certified Employee of the Month. As the curriculum coach, Mrs. Richardson works hard and wears many hats each and every day. We are very thankful to have her here at NJMS!

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  • Awards Day Information

    Click here for awards day information

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  • Mr. Billy Hinton - April Classified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Mr. Billy Hinton on being selected as our April Classified Employee of the Month. As a custodian and long time member of the Jaguar family, Mr. Billy works hard to keep our school building clean and looking great. He has had a lot of extra jobs added to his plate this year as a result of Covid, but he has pushed through and done a great job assisting students and other staff members in need. He is definitely reliable and hard working! Thanks for what you do Mr. Billy!

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  • Mrs. Chan Hales - April Certified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Mrs. Chan Hales on being selected as our April Certified Employee of the Month! As a 7th grade teacher, she works hard each and every day to help her students learn and grow. Mrs. Hales has worked at NJMS for many years and helps out in various roles including co-grade chair and our beginning teacher coordinator. Thanks for what you do Mrs. Hales!

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  • Thank You to our Administrative Professionals!

    Last Wednesday was Administrative Professionals Day and even though we're a little late, we couldn't go without recognizing this fantastic trio. We are thankful for their hard work and dedication they bring into our building each and every day! Thank you ladies!

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  • Deputy Rudy Walls ~ March Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Deputy Rudy Walls for his recognition as one of our March Employee of the Month. Deputy Walls serves as the School Resource Officer for NJMS. He works throughout the building to make sure that NJMS is a safe place to work and learn for our students and staff.

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  • Claire Kuppler ~ March Certified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Claire Kuppler for her recognition as March Employee of the Month. Ms. Kuppler serves as a seventh grade science teacher. Ms. Kuppler joined the staff at NJMS this year! She has done an amazing job and is deserving of this recognition!

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  • NJMS Ag Science Teacher Ms. Edwards Wins JCPS Outstanding First Year Teacher of the Year Award!

    Congratulations to our Ag Science teacher, Ms. Ally Edwards, for being selected at the 2020-2021 Outstanding First Year Teacher of the Year. Each JCPS school nominated a teacher and out of over 40 schools, our very own Ms. Edwards was selected! We are so proud of her and everything she has accomplished during her first year teaching--and what a crazy year to start your career with! She makes learning fun and hands on and we appreciate all of her hard work. Way to go, Ms. Edwards! Such a well deserved honor!

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  • NJMS National Junior Honor Society Chapter Inducts New Members

    Congratulations to our newest inductees of the National Junior Honor Society. Click below to locate the presentation link.

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  • Mrs. Edwards' students visit a virtual Mobile Dairy!

    This week, Ms. Edwards' Exploring Food and Agricultural Products classes had the unique opportunity to participate in a live demonstration from the Georgia Mobile Dairy Classroom, via Google Meet. Both in person and virtual seventh grade students were involved with watching and asking questions during the live presentation. Students learned about the importance of dairy products, how dairy cows are milked, and the life cycle of a dairy cow. Thank you to the Georgia Mobile Dairy Classroom for spending some time with our students!

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  • Four NJMS students participate in Music in Our Schools Month video

    We are so proud of our four NJMS students (6th Grade: Elizabeth Childress, Guadalupe Coyt, Skyla Hart; 8th Grade: Rebecca Stancil) who participated in the NCMEA Music In Our Schools Month Music Advocacy Project. These students reflected on the importance of music in their lives. They discussed how they missed "traditional school", but participating in chorus and music virtually has increased their confidence. Also, singing virtually has allowed them to feel more comfortable engaging in school work, and other activities they've had to participate in online. Please take a few moments to watch the video and listen to their inspiring stories! Great job students and Ms. Crouch! https://youtu.be/XVVwZ-Sa4ss

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  • Character Winner ~ Jaren Jones

    Congratulations to Jaren Jones for being recognized at the March Board of Education meeting for exhibiting the character trait of Perseverance! Jaren is an eighth grade student and was selected by staff members for showing Perserverance and great character every day at NJMS!

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  • Jaguar Battle of the Books Team Participates In District Competition

    On March 19th, the NJMS Battle of the Books team matched their reading strength against other JCPS middle schools in the annual Battle of the Books competition. Team members from left to right were 7th grader Camden Ford, 6th grader Peyton Ford, and 8th graders, Sara Johnson and Isaac Sevigny. NJMS Coaches are Cindi Pettigrew and Cheryll Pittman.

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  • Mrs. Savannah Rhodes - February Certified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Mrs. Savannah Rhodes for being selected as our February Certified Employee of the Month! As one of our guidance counselors, Mrs. Rhodes wears many hats! She provides a listening ear for students while providing them with helpful strategies during academic and personal counseling sessions. She also oversees our Angel Tree and Backpack Buddies programs. You may have received a phone call from her asking to help with testing, as she is in charge of finding proctors for the EOGs. Mrs. Rhodes has worked at NJMS for 5 years and we are thankful for all she does for the students and staff here in Jaguar land!

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  • Mrs. Karin Hauver - February Classified Employee of the Month

    Congratulations to Mrs. Karin Hauver, our February Classified Employee of the Month! As a 1 to 1 teacher assistant, Mrs. Hauver helps her student with daily needs to make sure they are succesful in their learning environment. She also helps out with the other students in the Life Skills class as needed. When not in her classroom, Mrs. Hauver is a morning and afternoon bus driver and helps fill in as a classroom substitue or testing proctor as needed. This is her first year here at NJMS. She has been a teacher assistant for 3 years. She always wears a smile and is willing to help in any way she can. We are so thankful to have her here at NJMS!

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  • NJMS Sports Tryouts Information

    Please visit the Athletics tab above for more information and required forms.

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  • January Classified Employe of the Month - Mrs. Pat Narron

    Congratulations to Mrs. Pat Narron, our January Classified Employee of the Month! Mrs. Narron has served as the school’s bookkeeper for nearly 22 years! She assists the principal with budget items and manages payroll, time sheets and substitutes. There’s probably more that we left off because she wears so many hats! She is always there to answer staff members’ questions and find the help they need if she doesn’t know the answer. Most of the staff at NJMS would agree that Mrs. Narron holds the school together! She also helps to greet students and parents up at the front office when extra help is needed. There are so many components of her job and she does them all so well. We are so thankful to have Mrs. Narron here at NJMS!

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