Encourage * Protect * Invest * Connect
EPIC Kickoff Week – September 8-12, 2014
Dress Up Days
September 8 – “Show Your Character”
(Wear the t-shirt of your favorite character from comic books, movies, books, cartoons, etc.)
September 9 – “Stomp Out Bullying”
(Wear your most colorful socks)
September 10 – “Hats off To EPIC”
(Wear your favorite or silliest hat)
September 11 – “We Will Always Remember”
(Remember the heroes and victims of 9-11 by wearing red, white and blue)
September 12 – “Tiger Pride”
(Wear your JMS orange and black)
Mrs. Gray will deliver paper tiger paws for your homeroom to decorate and display based on the accompanying Success Descriptor. Decorate during the week and display on your classroom
door Friday (9/12).
We will start handing out Tiger Tickets during EPIC week! Tiger Tickets are given to
students who display those classic EPIC Success Descriptors: Respect, Responsibility,
Acceptance, Empathy, Priorities, Integrity, Courage, Caring and Citizenship. Tiger Tickets
should be signed by the teacher & students drop these in the Tiger Ticket box in the
cafeteria. Winners are drawn each Friday afternoon for a $5 cash prize. There will be grand
prize winners (from all Tiger Tickets collected during the semester) drawn at the end of
each 9 weeks for a $20 cash prize.
EPIC Pep Rally
Friday, September 12th from 1:30-2:30
-Names will be drawn at random from all grade levels to participate in “Minute To Win It”
-JMS Cheerleaders will perform
9/1: Labor Day. NO SCHOOL!
9/8-9/12- EPIC KICKOFF WEEK!
19/9 – Midterms go home with students.
9/18: 3 hour early dismissal. Students leave at 11:50 a.m.
9/19: School/ Fall Sport pictures.
9/20: Coat Giveaway from 9-1.
9/24: World School Milk Day
Football (Begins at 5:30)
9/2: JMS vs. Bluff City (A) (6:00)
9/16: JMS vs. Colonial Heights (A)
9/23: JMS vs. Gray (H)
9/30: JMS vs. Boones Creek (A)
Volleyball (Begins at 5:00)
9/4: JMS vs. Fall Branch (A)
9/8: JMS vs. Grandview (H)
9/11: JMS vs. Sulphur Springs (A)
9/15: JMS vs. Lamar (H)
9/18: JMS vs. Ridgeview (A)
9/22: JMS vs. South Central (H)
9/25: JMS vs. Fall Branch (A)
9/27: County Tournament at Gray
Soccer (Begins at 5:00)
9/3 – Pioneers I vs. Church Hill
9/8 – Pioneers I vs. Liberty Bell
9/12 – Pioneers I vs. Vance
9/17 – Pioneers I vs. TA Dugger
9/24 – Pioneers I vs. Pioneers II