Central School District 104
On Sunday evening 4th grader Lidia Turcious and 8th grader Darius Cox were presented with the 2020 Racial Harmony Award. Teachers and staff nominated these students for exhibiting peacemaking skills and harmonious interaction among their peers. Congratulations Lidia & Darius!
about 21 hours ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Spring picture day is this Friday, February 21! Order online with Picture ID:EVTDXFHVV
8 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Early Release Today! CES will dismiss at 1:45p & JAMS will dismiss at 2:15p
8 days ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Activity pictures are this Friday, February 21 at 12:15p. Athletes must have full uniform to participate. This includes, Volleyball, Chess, Scholar bowl, and Bowling.
8 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
We need you! Join us for the February PTO Meeting tomorrow night @ 6p in the CES cafeteria. We will be discussing Sweetheart Dance,Trivia Night, National Youth Leadership Forum, and more! Kids are welcome!
8 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Love ❤ this post if you plan to attend the PTO Movie 🎞Trivia Night! If you still need to get your tickets, or have any questions, leave it in the comments below👇 Lets see who's ready?! What was the first feature-length animated movie ever released? Hint: ❄❄❄
9 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
REMINDER: Tomorrow is an Early Release day! Central Elementary will dismiss at 1:45p & JAMS will dismiss at 2:15p
9 days ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
Students in Mrs. Thaler class made chocolate covered strawberry's and then had to describe the process and what they looked like. #JAMSrocks #Choose2BeAwesome #ValentinesDay
13 days ago, Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Anderson
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.
14 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Cheer on the JAMS Tigers from home at the link below 🐯 💙💛 https://youtu.be/nYTLzgmdhMA
15 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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!
16 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
We truly have one of the best leading our students in band. In addition to JAMS, Mr.Dunlap also teaches private lessons. This weekend he attended the Madison County Honors Band Festival with 5th grade trombone student Kaitlyn of Edwardsville. Thank you Mr.D for choosing JAMS!
17 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Dr. Tron Young
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.
17 days ago, Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Anderson
JAMS STUDENTS ONLY: The 8th grade boys basketball team is headed to state tonight! All students will be dismissed at 2:00p from school. Let's Go Central 104 Tigers!
20 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
It’s game day!! Show your tiger spirit! Everybody rock the BLUE & GOLD!
20 days ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
This message is for JAMS Students Only: All JAMS students will have early release at 2:00p. Bus will be provided. All Students riding the fan bus will depart at 1:45p and return back to JAMS around 6:00p. Have a great night, and Lets Go Tigers!
20 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
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!
21 days ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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!
22 days ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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.
22 days ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Spirit Week Reminder! Tuesday: Favorite Fan gear: Rock your favorite team attire
23 days ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
Tigers are STATE BOUND! There will be a 2:00 pm dismissal on Friday, February 7th, due to the Tigers game starting at 3:30 pm in order for students and staff to get to the game to cheer our boys on to victory! There is a student fan bus - $5 covers the bus and game ticket.
23 days ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
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!
24 days ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
LET'S PACK THE HOUSE! 8th Grade boys basketball play in the regional tournament tonight at HOME at 7p! Put on your bLuE & GoLd and come support the tigers as they face Maryville Christian!! Let's Get LOUD!
30 days ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
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.
about 1 month ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Dress your best & dance the night away! JAMS students join us from 6:30-9:30p in the JAMS gym tonight! Cost is $5 or $4+1 canned good at the door. Snacks will be available for $1 each. Special thanks to student council for hosting!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
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.
about 1 month ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
School will resume Tuesday, January 21, 2020.
about 1 month ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Students were excited to go to Mr.Whitakers science class today. They’re learning about and creating the phases of mitosis using Oreos! And yes, they did get to eat them after the lab.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Help support the O'Fallon Food Pantry and have a chance to WIN a Pizza Party! Bring in non-perishable food items starting this Friday.The class with the most, will win a pizza party! Hosted by Student Council.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
The 8th grade basketball team is HEATIN UP for the Regional Championship! Mark your calendar and come out to support the boys Tuesday, January 28th 7:00p at Central Elementary School! We have home court advantage! Let’s be there to show the boys we support their hard work!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Reminder: Early Release Tomorrow! CES at 1:45p / JAMS at 2:15p
about 1 month ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
All the hard work is paying off! The JAMS advanced band continues to grow as students work hard to learn more about their instrument and music. Check it out!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Be sure to check out the lost and found or you might just catch your teacher wearing your favorite hoodie! All items at both JAMS & CES will officially be donated this Friday, January 17th! Come on by and check it out!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
The JAMS Winter Ball presented by Student Council will be held this Friday, January 17 from 6:30-9:30p in the JAMS gym! All 5th-8th graders are invited to attend!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Congratulations to the new additions of the JAMS Advanced Band!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Order your students yearbook online with one simple code here --> https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectJob
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Our district Spelling Bee 🐝 winners are on their way to compete at the conference level. Good luck to our 4 participants: Kyle L, Jeremiah R, Eddie H, & Lydia B.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
HAPPY NEW YEAR! School resumes tomorrow 1/7/2020. Hope you all had a wonderful break!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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.
2 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Early dismissal this Friday!
2 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Band Students: Reminder! You have after school band concert rehearsal until 5:00p! Be sure to bring your instrument to school.
2 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
The JAMS Band Holiday Concert is this week Thursday at 6:30p. Come get into the holiday spirit with some Christmas tunes. You won't want to miss the fabulous show we have planned! 🎄🎼
2 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Dr. Tron Young
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.
2 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
I am excited to make another #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay for Braydon. He was recognized by Mrs. James for talking the time to show her respect and kindness. Thank you for demonstrating such great character. Braydon you are #Awesome! #JAMSrocks #Choose2BeAwesome
3 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
I also made a #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay for Dylan. He was recognized by Mrs. Weidler for his kindness to others. One of his fellow classmates was sad and he shared with him stating "he didn't want him to feel that way." Dylan you are #Awesome! #JAMSrocks #Choose2BeAwesome
3 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
I am excited to make a #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay for Kimono. She was recognized by Mr. Keim for being respectful and kind to others. Her politeness and respectfulness towards others is a model for other students. Kimono you are #Awesome! #JAMSrocks #Choose2BeAwesome
3 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Anderson
5th grade teacher Mr Scherle joined his class in PE today playing Dodge Ball! The kids had a blast. Check it out 👇🏼
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
The JAMS band has practicing every day in preparation for the holiday concert next week! Join us next week Thursday at 6:30p in the JAMS gym for a performance you won’t want to miss!
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
JAMS Band Students & Parents: Please see the below important details for next week!!
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
7th graders spent the last 6 weeks studying plant and animal cells in science class and finished up 2nd quarter with a fun project. Mr Whitaker recognized Ryan S & Torryn B for their effort and detail. Ryan compared a plant cell to the STL Blues & Torryn created a 3D animal cell.
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Dear future self, 'Always remember who got you where you are today.' Students are aspiring to be awesome, achieving goals and making memories! Don't miss out on the book that captures it all. Order your 2019-2020 year book today!
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Mark your calendars and come join us for the JAMS Band Holiday concert! We have a Beginning Band & Advanced Band with a total number of 38 students. Grab the family and come enjoy some holiday music. Lets pack the house! The band appreciates your support.
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Last week, these awesome ladies went to the boys basketball games at Central to support their students. 6th grader, Ethan E, poses for a picture with his 4th, 5th and 6th grade teacher.
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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/
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
JAMS Band apparel on sale now! Store closes Sunday, December 8 @ 11:59p! Get your Spirit Wear TODAY! https://jaband2019.wswebstore.com/store
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
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.
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Don't miss any updates from Central 104! Be sure to Download the Central 104 App on the Apple Store or Google Play!
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Ms.Yung’s 2nd grade class visited the PBIS ROAR Store this morning to spend their positive behavior tiger tickets! Way to go 2nd graders! Keep up the great work in and out of the classroom! 😃
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
7th grade Art recently learned about the history of emojis and their role in visual communication. Students created watercolor painting agamographs that reveal a different emoji when viewed from an angle.
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Don't forget to Dine & Donate at DQ tonight!
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
The O'Fallon Annual Community Thanksgiving Meal is Thanksgiving Day from 11-1:30a! All are welcome! Please share.
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
8th graders in Mrs.Weidlers English class wrote and delivered letters to 5th graders on how to succeed as an 8th grader! 8th graders are learning about the proper way to write formal letters. #JAMSrocks #FutureLeaders #BeTheWildCard #104Tigers #BeTheOne
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
What's better than ice cream with dinner?! Not cooking dinner! Help raise money for the Central PTO and eat dinner at Dairy Queen in O'Fallon tomorrow night!
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Dr. Tron Young
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
3 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
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
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
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?
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
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! ♥️🇺🇸💙
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
SAVE THE DATE! Choose to Dine & Donate at Dairy Queen in O'Fallon on Tuesday, November 19!
3 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Put Drugs to Bed! Rock your PAJAMAS to school today! Be sure to send pictures to socialmedia@central104.org! #CentralKidsChooseKindness #JAMSKidsChooseKindness #Central104Rocks
3 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
It's TWIN day! Be sure to send us pictures to socialmedia@central104.org! #CentralKidsChooseKindness #JAMSKidsChooseKindness
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Be a Buddy, not a Bully! Grab a buddy and dress alike for TWIN day tomorrow. #CentralKidsChooseKindness #JAMSrocks #Central104 #KindnessWeek
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
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.
4 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Anderson
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.
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
No School Monday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day. Don't forget to thank a #veteran for their service!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Dr. Tron Young
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
4 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Anderson
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 socialmedia@central104.org) and tag @officialcentralschooldistrict104 with #CentralKidsChooseKindness
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
The first Soup’s On Series is underway with Ms.Elser’s famous chicken and dumplings! Check out the news section on the website tomorrow to get the inside scoop!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Dr. Tron Young
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.
4 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Anderson
Good luck 5th and 6th grade boys basketball against Whiteside tonight! Special thank you to Ms.McComb for making sure the boys are hydrated and ready to play their best!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Join us for a special Veteran's Day Breakfast!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
This weekend we fall back an hour!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Help make sure students are warm for the winter! November 4-8, we are asking for new or gently used donations. Items may be dropped of in the office at JAMS or Central. Thank you for your help!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Brrr.. It's cold outside! Be sure to join us tonight in the CES gym where it's nice and warm for hot dogs and candy!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
JAMS students in Mrs. Weidler's English class did a gallery wall over the stories they wrote. Students looked at classmates stories and wrote synopses of them. Check it out!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Reminder: Today (10/31) is an Early Dismissal Day! CES @ 12:00p & JAMS @ 12:30p. We DO have a full day of school on Friday, Nov 1.
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
Last week I had the privilege to make a #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay for Dainen and Austin. These young me were recognized for demonstrating leadership in their classes. They have been working hard to make great choices! Dainen and Austin you are #AWESOME! #JAMSrocks #choose2beawesome
4 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
Today's #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay went to Lily's mother from Mrs. Auffenberg. She was nominated for her kindness to her Kindergarten buddy. Last week she took her own money and purchased a book for her buddy at the book fair. Lily you are #Awesome! #JAMSrocks #choose2beawesome
4 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Looking for a safe, dry place to visit on Halloween, look no further! Join us in the Central Elementary School Gym for FREE hot dogs, candy & fun! All are Welcome!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
During latch key, we broke away from the usual computer activities. The kids had fun playing board games and Playdoh! Technology is such an amazing tool, but it’s nice to unplug and engage!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Don't miss out on this family-friendly fun event! This Saturday!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Book Fair : Final days! Don't Miss Out!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Parent Teacher Conferences & Early Dismissal Today!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Mrs Nolte’s class learned about electricity and had fun playing with snap circuits!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Mark your calendar for the Rotary Children’s Halloween Parade in the downtown district of O’Fallon!
4 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
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/
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Soup's On Series DATE CHANGE! The first Soup's On gathering scheduled for Thursday October 17 has been rescheduled for for Thursday November 7! Don't miss out, mark your calendar today! We hope you can join us!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
JAMS Basketball Apparel Store closed tonight at midnight! Get your swag online today! https://joarba2019.wswebstore.com/store
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Today is an Early Release day!
4 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
There is a PARENT MEETING scheduled for all students that made the boys and girls basketball team. Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Time: 5:15 pm Location: Central Elementary School Gym **Please note 5/6 Boys Basketball practice for tomorrow has been cancelled due to early dismissal.**
4 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Join us tonight for JAMS Skate Night at Fun Spot! Bring your photo ID or report card and come have some fun!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
JAMS teachers are using IXL to make math more than just numbers! Mrs.Auffenberg has challenged her students to complete the IXL standards within the current chapter... Mark A. was surprised with an Ice Cream treat of his choice today after completing all 14 standards!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Reminder: No School tomorrow, Friday 10/11 & Monday 10/14! Have a great four day weekend and we will see on Tuesday!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
What's for dinner tonight?! MEXICAN! Join us at El Indio to help raise money for Central #104 PTO!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Searching for something to make for dinner this Wednesday night? Search no more! Join us Wednesday for Mexican and help support the Central #104 PTO!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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 (lwatkins@central104.org) with any questions!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Are you interested in learning more about Media Club? Join us Wednesday morning for an informational meeting at 8am in the Art room!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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! 🏈
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
Another #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay this week was to Courtasia's mom. She was recognized by Mrs. Finlay for being a leader in class & showing respect to her teachers. She also has been assisting other classmates with their work. Courtasia you are #Awesome. # Choose2BeAwesome #JAMSrock
5 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
This week's #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay was to Raul's mother. He was nominated by Mrs. James for jumping up and helping a student with his materials that he dropped. #JAMSrocks #Choose2BeAwesome
5 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Students have been busy with Mr. Keim learning about Hispanic Art! Check out the fun projects they have been working on that are now displayed in the hallway at JAMS!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Grab your family and come out for Fall Festival this Saturday, October 5, 3-7p at JAMS! Presale wristbands are $10/person, or $15/person at the door and include unlimited bounce house jumping!Concessions & games will also be available! It'll be a fun time, you won't want to miss!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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​
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Have you ever seen so many boxes filled with pencil cases? @OFallonWalmart graciously donated over 300 pencil boxes to JAMS & Central to help students stay organized for school year! Mrs.Shelton said,"Pencil boxes filled every inch of my Subaru!" Thank you O'Fallon Walmart!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
Cinderella finished greeting K-4 and came over to share some magic with JAMS. She went into Mrs. Allen's class that just finished talking about story elements in fairy tales. #JAMSrocks #choose2beawesome #BetheThermostat #LeadLAP
5 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
We're Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month! Famous Firsts by Hispanic Americas: U.S. Supreme Court Justice: Sonia Sotomayor, 2009. She is also the third woman to hold the position.
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
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
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Congratulations to the HUCKS Players of the Week (September 16-20)! Soccer: Ryan S, Softball: Kaili P and Alexis T, Baseball: Jarvis A.
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
2019 Basketball tryouts are on the horizon, October 7-10! Check out the flyer for details. ALL athletes MUST have a current physical on file with Nurse Angie prior to tryouts!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Congratulations to the JAMS 2019-2020 Student Council! Students completed an application and then peers voted for the students to represent their class. These students were chosen as the Students of Today and Leaders of Tomorrow!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
REMINDER: Monday is CrAzY Hat/Socks Day with a donation to the Hopkins Family!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Ask your JAMS student about the animals living in Mr. Whitaker's science room! Musk turtles are one of the smallest turtle species only getting up to about 5 inches long.Crested geckos were thought to be extinct about 25 years ago until a hurricane washed them up onto an island!
5 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
What if we could get EVERY student in EVERY classroom to love to learn? It’s a tall order, but possible when we GIVE our students a reason to get excited about learning! At JAMS,the teachers are ROCKING out for their students today!Stay tuned for a closer look into the classroom!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Lots happening in Art class at JAMS this year! Students learned about contrasting colors and fonts to create a Superman logo to decorate their locker. They later made a digital version with gradients using Google Drawings. Check it out!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Early Release Day Today!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Hispanic Heritage Month:Fun Fact! Did you know that Hispanic Americans make up the nation's largest ethnic minority population? Take time this month to learn more about the Hispanic culture! Try a new food, take a dance class, or read a new book!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
JAMS Cheer Tryouts will be this Friday from 3:30-6:00p at Central!
5 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Mrs. Anderson
Join us for a Special Fundraiser in honor of Officer Hopkins! Students may wear a hat and/or crazy socks at school with a donation to the family on Monday, September 23!
5 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
It’s a busy last week for Fall Sports! Check out the schedule below 👇🏽 to stay in the know and be sure to come out and support our Tiger Athletes!
5 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
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
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Congratulations to the HUCKS Players of the Week (September 9-13)! Soccer: JaNiyah W. & Michael S., Baseball:Anthony P., Softball: Donyelle J. & Olivia T. Congratulations Athletes!
6 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
FREE Backpack Safety Workshop at the O' Fallon Library this Saturday! 11-11:30a. Bring a full Backpack and a Parent to get a complementary posture check! There will be a fun kid’s “Build-A-Spine” activity and educational coloring sheets! FREE TO ALL! Bring a friend!
6 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
When your staff understands relationships... Coach Schneider holds a party to celebrate her soccer team! #JAMSrocks #StudentAthletes #Choose2BeAwesome
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Today, we remember those who lost their lives 18 years ago on September 11. Let us all take a moment of silence for the families who lost loved ones on this horrific day. #NeverForget #Honor911 #911Day
6 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
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
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Soccer practice has been cancelled for today. Baseball & Softball will practice as planned.
6 months ago, Central School District 104
Mrs. Anderson
Fall Picture Day is next week for both CES & JAMS! Don't forget to dress your best and bring a smile!
6 months ago, Mrs. Anderson
Central School District 104
Want to be sure your student never misses a homework assignment? Check out the Student Homework Links available on the website! Each grade is updated daily!
6 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
Mrs. Thaler's students were working hard on understanding standard and expanded form during their math lesson today. #choose2beawesome #JAMSrocks
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
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.
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
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.
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
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.
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Sports Games have been cancelled for this evening. Baseball and soccer do NOT have practice today. Softball will have practice after school in the gym.
6 months ago, Central School District 104
Dr. Tron Young
PTO Meeting changed for tonight to Central Elementary School cafeteria at 6 pm. The Splash Pad event has been cancelled. We hope to see you there!
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
Great job JAMS Soccer team with a 3-0 Victory today!
6 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Brianna Anderson
Sports are cancelled for today due to high heat index!
6 months ago, Brianna Anderson
Dr. Tron Young
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
7 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
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
7 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
Fall sports teams are busy getting ready for the new season and school year.
7 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
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.
7 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Dr. Tron Young
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.
7 months ago, Dr. Tron Young
Central School District 104
Summer Camp and Volleyball Camp have started. The kids are having a blast!
9 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Congratulations to Sydney Bair on receiving the Central Teachers and Support Staff Association Local 4673 Award.
9 months ago, Central School District 104
Central School District 104
Congratulations to Kurtis Lewis Jr. And Sophia Espolt on receiving the American Legion Award!
9 months ago, Central School District 104