Jonesborough Middle School

Jonesborough Middle School
308 Forrest Drive
Jonesborough, TN 37659
Phone: (423)753-1190
Fax: (423)753-1570

Mr. Terry Crowe

Assistant Principal
Mr. Brandon McKee

Roaring into the Future


Learn more about EPIC
School Office Hours are from 7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Phones will only be answered during those times.



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)



Door Decorating

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).


Tiger Tickets

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

-Charity Challenge - each participating teacher/staff member picks a charity of their choice

(regional or national) and decorates a collection bucket with the charity name. Buckets are set

out during all lunches for ONE DAY only (Friday, September 12). The teacher/staff collecting

the MOST money gets a pie in the face! The top collector & 2 runners-up will also receive

Teacher Prize Packs filled with classroom goodies.





School News

9/1: Labor Day. NO SCHOOL!


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)


9/9: OPEN


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