The first middle school team to qualify for the semi-final round at the World's VEX Robotics Competition where over 40 countries are represented. Great Job!
The JC Patriots Youth Track Camp will start on Tuesday, May 10th. Today has been cancelled due to the high school track team participating in the conference championship track meet that was moved from last Friday to today.
Happy Kids, Happy Families! End of Year Program at General Shanks Preschool.
Glen Bryant stopped by to see us today for our Enlistee Breakfast. Glen was a guidance counselor at Jay County High School in its first year in 1975. He is 92 years young, a Proud Patriot and a long time member of the Portland American Legion Post 211. Thanks, Glen, for all you have contributed to kids and the community.
Our Academic Team is having a lot of success this season. Class 2 Central High School, Evansville Crawfordsville High School Gibson Southern High School, Fort Branch Jay County Jr/Sr High School, Portland Lebanon High School Leo Sr High School Mount Vernon High School, Mt. Vernon NorthWood High School, Nappanee Wawasee High School, Syracuse West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School http://www.iasp.org/students/academic-super-bowl/
Mrs. Prescott's class is filled with geniuses! They can build not only 2D but 3D shapes as well!
Mr. Gulley shares with students about his deployment while visiting an exhibit at the Indiana World War Memorial as a part of their senior Government field trip. On this trip, students visit the Indiana Statehouse and the Memorial.
Jay Schools are on a 2 hour delay, Tuesday, April 12, 2022.
Thank you Jay County Farm Bureau for helping our students learn how to prepare meals, as well as rewarding them for good reading habits. Connie Muhlenkamp of the "cooking club" organized this reward for Mrs. Prescott's class for reading 2,452 books between Christmas Break and Spring Break.
Academic Team EIAL 2022 The Jay County Senior High School Academic Team participated with 15 other schools in the Eastern Indiana Academic League's Conference Meet on February 28. The Science Team brought home the 1st place plaque, the Math and Interdisciplinary team placed 3rd, the Fine Arts team 4th, the English team 5th, and the Social Studies team finished in 6th place. Academic World Quest-- A group of seniors participated in the annual Academic World Quest competition hosted by the Indiana Council of World Affairs on Saturday, February 26. Isaac Braun, Itziar Martinez de Arcaute Lopez (one of our exchange students from Spain), Evan Toney and Seth Wilson placed 12th of 20 teams in a quiz bowl consisting of 10 rounds on topics of world-wide importance, such as Afghanistan, Climate and Migration, Digital Currencies, and Current Events among others.
April is AUTISM AWARENESS month. Today and every day we learn to accept each other's differences!
Today our 8th Graders made it to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on their way to Washington DC. They've enjoyed touring and learning about the Gettysburg Battlefields and the impact on the Civil War. Later they will get to see the White House.
The 2022 robotics summer camp is now open for enrollment! Summer camps have two sessions (am or pm) June 13-17 and June 20-24. Students entering grade 3 in 22-23 through grade 8 are eligible to sign up. Stop by John Jay to sign up.
Jay County Civic Theatre auditions for Moana, Jr
Just in! 1193B has qualified for the 2022 VEX IQ WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP in Dallas, TX!!!! This event will take place May 7th-11th. Congrats to Callie Houck, Brennan Chrisman, Joe Boggs, Max Klopfenstein and Jake Kellogg! This team qualified off the skills list from State. Skills runs reward the team with the best individually performing robots. They have 1 minute to drive the robot and score as many points as possible and do a programming skills run, where the robot is programmed to score as many points as it can on its own. This team has been working heavily on skills runs and it paid off for them! #vexworlds2022 #indianavex #tpf4y
Redkey Elementary Fine Arts Festival
Dear Jay County Jr-Sr High School Parents and Students: Please click on the following link for further information regarding scheduling of classes for the 2022-2023 school year. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1kqS01Vy_cqzV3Ko3UHewLZQrfk7F325hrl0xIPTo3eQ/edit?usp=sharing Thank You, if you have any questions do not hesitate to call at 260-726-9306
Best of luck to the Patriot Boys' Basketball team on Friday. If you can't be at the game you can view it online at: https://www.ihsaatv.org/HuskySportsNetwork/
Jay Schools are closed Friday, February 25, 2022. It will be an eLearning day.
Luke Vormohr of the Jay County High School boys basketball team is swarmed by teammates Wesley Bihn (32), Brady Davis and Blake Bogenschutz (right) at the conclusion of Tuesday’s 83-46 victory over the visiting Winchester Golden Falcons. Vormohr, who has Down syndrome, started the game and made a layup, then returned to the court in the final minute to hit a pair of 3-pointers. (The Commercial Review/Ray Cooney). See today's Commercial Review for the full story. Proud of all!