REMINDER: Tomorrow is an Early Release day! Central Elementary will dismiss at 1:45p & JAMS will dismiss at 2:15p
This is a friendly reminder that we have Early Dismissal on Thursday, February 13, CES @ 12:00p and JAMS @ 12:30p. Friday, February 14 there is a full day of school.
Tomorrow is Blue/Gold Spirit Day! The JAMS Tigers will take on the Central Cougars tomorrow night at 6:00p at Rend Lake College. Let's show off our school spirit with as much Blue and Gold as possible! Go Tigers!
Tigers had another victory on Friday. We play again Tuesday, February 11th, at 6pm at Rend Lake College against Breese. We want to pack the stands to cheer our boys on to a state title. #IBelieveWeWillWin We will be taking a Student Pep Bus. The cost is $5 and sign ups start tomorrow until Tuesday morning.
It’s game day!! Show your tiger spirit! Everybody rock the BLUE & GOLD!
Spirit Week Reminder! Thursday: TWIN day: Pick a buddy or two and dress alike. Have fun with it and dress up as your favorite teacher or an old photo!
Good Afternoon, due to the snow and ice moving into the area this afternoon, all after school activities, matches and practices are cancelled. Latch Key and Full Day Tuition Preschool will be closing at 4:00 pm. This will ensure everyone makes it home safely.Thank you!
JAMS Spirit Week Reminders! Wednesday: Shine Bright Neon: Wear all neon bright colors. Students will also be participating in positive message activities throughout the day.
Spirit Week Reminder! Tuesday: Favorite Fan gear: Rock your favorite team attire
JAMS Spirit Week Reminders: $15 Regional Champ T-shirt money due today! Theme is Legends are Forever: 5/7 grade wear gold & 6/8 wear purple OR Kobe attire!
Get your Blue & Gold ready!!! TOMORROW, Tuesday, January 28th, will be Spirit Day for first day of Boys Regional. The grade level that shows the most school spirit will win a month pass for phones at lunch.
Although it is not typical that we would send a message when school is IN session, district officials want to confirm that Central School District #104 plans to have school today and to run at the regular times. Parking lots and sidewalks are being treated for extra precaution.
JAMS 8th Graders: Tonight is 8th grade orientation night at the Milburn campus from 6-7:45p. This is your opportunity to tour the building,meet the staff, & see what all your freshman year has to offer! Also don't forget to turn in your yellow course selections to Mrs. Anderson!
Order your students yearbook online with one simple code here --> https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectJob
Attention 8th grade parents and students: The OTHS 8th Grade Orientation night is Wednesday, January 15th, at the OTHS Milburn campus from 7:00 pm to 7:45 If you plan to attend OTHS next school, please plan to attend!
Don't miss out! Order your student's yearbook today! Central Elementary School: https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectStudent?isAdvertisementOnly=False Joseph Arthur Middle School: https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectStudent?isAdvertisementOnly=False
All those who are advancing to the District Level Spelling Bee: There has been a change. The event will be held on Thursday, January 9 @ 1:00p in the Joseph Arthur Middle School Gymnasium. Please note this change 😊 We will see you on Thursday!
HAPPY NEW YEAR! School resumes tomorrow 1/7/2020. Hope you all had a wonderful break!
Reminder: The PBIS reward field trip to SkyZone is this Friday, December 20.The online waiver, permission slip & money are due by 9am tomorrow, Thursday December 19! Bus will leave Friday morning at 8:30a.
Band Students: Reminder! You have after school band concert rehearsal until 5:00p! Be sure to bring your instrument to school.
Due to the inclement weather and road conditions, there will be no school for Central School District #104 tomorrow, Tuesday, December 17, 2019. Joseph Arthur Middle School parents please check your emails for an updated exam schedule.
Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy Funshop, Dec. 7, 9:30am - 12Noon, Belleville Hands-on science for students grades 3-6 Pre-registration by 12/5 at midnight required! https://www.imsa.edu/site_section/funshops/
JAMS Band apparel on sale now! Store closes Sunday, December 8 @ 11:59p! Get your Spirit Wear TODAY! https://jaband2019.wswebstore.com/store
ALL JAMS SPORTS TEAMS: Pictures are today! You need your full uniform for the picture! This includes Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Cheer, & Dance. Pictures will be in the afternoon.
Noah is my #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay for being a great example of a positive, hardworking attitude. He encourages his classmates, helps others and makes good choices in class. His attitude is one others can look up to and an excellent demonstration of our ROAR traits. He was recognized by Mr Keim. #JAMSrocks #choose2beawesome
Want a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card in 3 EASY STEPS? Click the link below, complete the survey to help better our school, and email your child's teacher after submitting the survey! https://www.central104.org/o/central-school-district-104/page/illinois-5-essentials-survey
TOMORROW: We’re all on the same team- Wear your favorite team’s jersey! Remember that Bullying Prevention should not just be a week. What can you do to continue this movement in our school?
Don’t forget to join us at tomorrow’s Veterans Day Breakfast @ JAMS 7:45a-8:20a in the Band Room!! All Military are welcome! Forgot to RSVP, no problem- we’d love to have you join us!! Thank you to all those who make the ultimate sacrifice to keep us safe! ♥️🇺🇸💙
Put Drugs to Bed! Rock your PAJAMAS to school today! Be sure to send pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org! #CentralKidsChooseKindness #JAMSKidsChooseKindness #Central104Rocks
It's TWIN day! Be sure to send us pictures to email@example.com! #CentralKidsChooseKindness #JAMSKidsChooseKindness
Be a Buddy, not a Bully! Grab a buddy and dress alike for TWIN day tomorrow. #CentralKidsChooseKindness #JAMSrocks #Central104 #KindnessWeek
Due to icy road conditions in many parts of the distict, as well as icy sidewalks and parking lots at both school, Central School District #104 will not be in session Tuesday, November 12. All after school activities are cancelled as well.
Anti-Bullying/Kindness Week:Tuesday- Wear Orange to Stand Together Against Bullying! CES & JAMS is raising awareness of bullying prevention and teaching students how to respond effectively to bullying situations.
It's Friday...do you know what that means? It's time for the 5 minutes with Dr. Young & a guest student to find out about the great things happening at JAMS. This week's special guest is Elenne. #LeadLAP #JAMSrock #BeTheThermostat #FridayFive https://youtu.be/T7v0awyiy1I
Central #104 is coming together to take a stand against Bullying next week! Be sure to post a picture of your student on Facebook (OR email a picture to firstname.lastname@example.org) and tag @officialcentralschooldistrict104 with #CentralKidsChooseKindness
Central 104 Administration wanted to form our parents that are phone lines and internet are currently down. We do not know when they will be back working. We are actively working to resolve the issue. We do not have access to emails or phone lines. If you have a need to change your students dismissal procedure please arrive at least 20 minutes early to inform the office. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and again are currently actively working to resolve the issue.
Be sure to visit the Book Fair at CES! Every purchase from the book fair earns rewards for our school, so please stop by and support us.We accept cash, check or credit! https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=centralelementaryschool216
Was the Boston Massacre really a massacre or were the colonists using fake news?! 7th Grade will soon find out! Check out the video on our FB page! https://www.facebook.com/officialcentralschooldistrict104/videos/408146623093135/
JAMS Basketball Apparel Store closed tonight at midnight! Get your swag online today! https://joarba2019.wswebstore.com/store
Focus Point starts today after school! Its not too late to register, visit www.kidsforchristKCBS.com! Students will meet in the Cafeteria on Mondays (10/7-11/18)after school until 4:30p. Joins us for food, friendships and lots of FUN!
Pass,Dribble,Shoot! Basketball tryouts start today for all 5th-8th grade boys and girls! All Athletes must have a physical before they may attend tryouts. See the flyer for details and contact Coach Watkins (email@example.com) with any questions!
Are you interested in learning more about Media Club? Join us Wednesday morning for an informational meeting at 8am in the Art room!
There’s just something special about when past students take the time to come back and visit their teachers at JAMS 💙💛 Kyler says, Mrs Auffenberg is his inspiration to pursue engineering in college. Thanks Kyler and Conner for coming to visit! Good luck at your Football Game tonight boys! GO PANTHERS! 🏈
Join us for the 2nd Annual Hoops for Hope event where 100% of the proceeds goes to Breast Cancer Research! Games will be the week of October 21, 2019. Get your Hoops for HOPE attire TODAY! https://joarhocu2019.wswebstore.com/store
Hispanic Heritage Month: Test your knowledge of famous Hispanic Americans, entertainers, and more at the following link! https://www.factmonster.com/features/holidays/hispanic-heritage-month-1
JAMS School Spirit Wear orders are due TONIGHT by 11:59p! Don't miss your chance to get your JAMS Swag! Order Online! https://jams2019.itemorder.com/sale
It's 5 pm on a Friday! Do you know what that means? It's time for the Friday 5. Spend 5 minutes with Dr. Young and his guest students every Friday to find about the great things happening at Joseph Arthur Middle School. #Choose2BeAwesome #JAMSrock https://youtu.be/MPMgj4GB_-Y
I am excited that the 2019-2020 JAMS Apparel sale has started. Please see the link below that will direct you to the apparel site. https://jams2019.itemorder.com/sale
We have been informed that the boil order has been lifted! You do not need to send water to school with your students. Thank you for all your support in making sure our schools are a safe and healthy environment for our students.
Central 104 has been informed that the boil order will continue through tomorrow. We are asking that students bring in another bottle of water to help prepare for the day of learning. We will have water available for the students as well.
Central 104 will be in session tomorrow. We have been informed about the boil order and prepared both buildings with bottles of water for our students and staff. We do ask that students bring a bottle of water to school tomorrow to help prepare for the day. We look forward to another day with great learning opportunities for our students.
Tomorrow is the first day for Central 104 School District. If your student is a bus rider, here is the link to verify bus times and stops. Here is the O’Fallon School Bus Stop locator link (any parent or staff can use it from a computer): https://ewa.edulogweb.com/ofallonil1web/webquery/ Here is the link to the Mobile/Smart Phone version of the School Bus Stop locator: https://ewa.edulogweb.com/ofallonil1web/wq
Tomorrow is the first day for Central 104 School District. If your student is a bus rider, is the link to verify bus times and stops. Here is the O’Fallon School Bus Stop locator link (any parent or staff can use it from a computer): https://ewa.edulogweb.com/ofallonil1web/webquery/ Here is the link to the Mobile/Smart Phone version of the School Bus Stop locator: https://ewa.edulogweb.com/ofallonil1web/wqm
Today is the last day for registration! You must be registered by the end of the day today to start school on the first day, Wednesday, August 14th.
Reminder: Baseball, Softball, and Soccer tryouts start next Wednesday, July 31st, @ 8 am. You must have a current sports physical on file in order to participate or bring one to tryouts.