Junior Potter Daily News







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MJHS Quotes of the Week

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – Albus Dumbledore, JK Rowling

On Today's Birthday Calendar

HAPPY FRIDAY BIRTHDAYS to MALACHI PETROV and ETHAN ESTES. Let your day be carefree and your celebrations be festive. ON SATURDAY, two more in the BIRTHDAY COUNT. ANDERSON BALLARD and SAM FISHER… let the birthday wishes mount. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MALACHI, ETHAN, ANDERSON & SAM!

You Need to Know TODAY:

Lunch News

Entrees of the Day:

THE MJHS CAFE ENTREE OF THE DAY: Each student may have one free lunch this year. An Entree, A Milk and a Veggie make it a meal… and you may add a fruit, too. Extras cost extra and you will need money on your account to cover extra things like a second burger, cookie or water.


Friday 9/24 Yang's mandarin Orange Chicken, Brown Rice, Stir Fry Veggies, Baby Carrots
Monday 9/27 Baked Potato w/Chili & Soft Pretzel, Steamed Broccoli, Baby Carrots
Tuesday 9/28 Beef Soft Tacos, Fajita Peppers, Black Beans
Wednesday 9/29 Homemade Buffalo Mac & Cheese, Dinner Roll, Green Beans, Grape Tomatoes
Thursday 9/30 Chipotle Chicken, Burrito Bowl w/Brown Rice, Corn, Baby Carrots

Cafe Tidbits

Extra fruit costs more. $2.80 is the cost of the meal deal. Please discuss with your parents the amount you can spend daily. Don’t forget, the number THREE is the magic number in a $2.80 MEAL DEAL - You must take an Entree… that can be the Entree of the Day OR one of the alternate options like a burger, slice of pizza and chicken sandwich...but YOU MUST ADD one MILK and at least ONE FRUIT or VEGETABLE to complete the $2.80 meal deal. Potato Chips, Bottled Water and Cookies are NOT in the standard meal deal. Be sure you discuss them with your parent BEFORE you add them to your plate for extra cost.

Lunch Charges

Do you have lunch charges? Just a reminder that if you have a lunch charge you need to put money on your account immediately. Your parent can pay on EFunds or a check/ cash to the cafeteria at your next lunch. If you do not get your charges paid you will be referred to the office to talk to Mr. Hoffman or Mr. Carter. Be sure and get them paid right away.

Things You Need to Know:

School Rule

BUS STUDENTS report to the CAFETERIA after school to wait for busses. There is time to use the restroom and gather your belongings from your locker. A teacher will call out your bus. Playing on phones and iPads is the most #1 cause of students missing the bus.

Remember 8th grade will be in the halls three minutes before. Stay to the right… we are practicing our driving skills… and social distance as much as possible. Mr. Hoffman calls it “spit space” but no spitting… ever... please. It’s gross.

***Dress Code

Holey jeans? Holes must be mid-thigh. Please refer to the dress code policy in the student
handbook online. No holes above midthigh without a patch behind them.

Short shorts are not in dress code. They must be mid-thigh. Please look at the dress code policy
in the student handbook online. No holes above the knee without a patch behind them.

JUST A REMINDER...NO HOODS from sweatshirts should be worn during class and in the

** NO OPEN DRINKS IN LOCKERS… NO POLAR POPS… HOT OR ICED COFFEE DRINKS… and NO OPEN SODA BOTTLES! Your lunchbox beverages must remain in your lunch box sealed until lunch. Email Mr. Hoffman if any of this in unclear.

Detention Today:

Detention Supervisors:

Thursday 9/23 - Mr. Bishop - Room 202
Friday - 9/24 - Mr. Bishop - Room 202
Saturday - 9/25 - Mr. Bishop - Room 202

If You are a Student with an iPad:

This announcement is for you. Your iPad is a learning AND communication device. Checking your email is a student responsibility. Not optional but an expectation. PLEASE add an alarm to your iPad if you need one, but you need to check your email at the beginning and end of every school day - and more often, if possible.

Forgotten Items

There is a black shelf in the office is the Island of Forgotten Items dropped off by parents. The office does not call you down forgotten items. It is the student’s responsibility to come seek and find your forgotten items on the shelf. Come and look any time between classes. Your parent may email you to let you know it is here. Your email is [email protected]

Lost & Found

*There is a shelf in the office where you can pick up the things your parents bring to school. You will not be called to the office to pick us your forgotten items. This includes student responsibility items including PE shirts, iPads and food items. Students will not be called down to pick up these items. Your parents can email you when they deliver items. You are always welcome to stop by the office and look for your item between classes.

MJHS Club News

Art Club

The wait is almost over. ART CLUB will begin meeting on TUESDAYS starting SEPTEMBER 28th. You do not have to be in ART CLASS to join ART CLUB. 7th and 8th grade will meet together. You don’t have to sign up ahead of time, just show up ready to be creative. There will be a Schoology Code posted outside the art room if you want more information.

Book Club

Cooking Club

Are you interested in learning how to cook> Would you like to learn more about food? Come and join Cooking Club after school this Thursday till 4:00 PM with Mrs. Hartzler and Mrs. Trilikis in Room 215.

Disc Golf

If you enjoy the great outdoors and friendly competition, this is the club for you! What better way to socially distance than on the Disc Golf Course?! If you missed the informational meeting, see Mr. Bishop (#202).

Drama & Speech Club

Harry Potter Club

Hogwarts letters are out! The first 7th-grade Harry Potter Club will be Wednesday, Sept. 22, and the first 8th-grade meeting will be Wednesday, Sept. 29 from 3-4 P.M. in Miss Shore's room. Be sure to return your Hogwarts registration form to the Owlery Box in the main office. See you at Hogwarts!

Homework Club

HOMEWORK CLUB: Do you need a great place to do your homework after school? Homework Club is the place for you. We will be meeting Tuesday and Thursday in room 210. The time will be 3:05-4:00. You do not need to stay for the whole hour if homework is completed. If you have any questions, see Mrs. Ogden.

Potter Pride Club

If you have any questions please see Mrs. Rabe or Miss Hasler.

Scholastic Bowl

T3 (Table Top Time)

Writers Club

(School Newspaper and more):For anyone who signed up for the Writing Club, our first club meeting will be Monday, September 13th from 3-3:45 P.M. in Miss Shore's room. Be sure to check your email for more information from Miss Shore and Mrs. Gorshe!

From the Sports Desk:

Sports News


7th Grade Baseball: "Final regular record for the 7th grade is 17 wins to 0 loses" Post season play is on the way.

8th Grade Baseball: No Report

Cross Country

No Report


Girls Basketball

No Report

From the Music Desk:

From the Music Room

Winter Guard

Jazz & Honor Band

Limited Edition Jazz Choir

"Do you like jazz and pop music? Sign up today to try out for the Limited Edition Jazz Choir this Thursday, September 2nd. Sign-ups with the audition song and form are right outside the choir room!"