Northeast Jones


NEJ Mission

With all humility through God, family, and our team of faculty and staff, we seek to grow the souls, minds, and bodies of our students so that they can be empowered to serve and positively impact our community.

WE ARE NORTHEAST JONES!

Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it!



NEJ News and Events for this week / NEJ September 2017 Calendar

2017 Academic Quiz Bowl Team
NEJ Quiz Bowl, more information to follow
Northeast Jones High School Academic Quiz Bowl team consists of the following students: (front row L to R) Dev Patel, Denise Gutierrez, Ryan Gatlin, Courtney Lee, Collin Williams, and Lexi Berlin (back row L to R)  Autumn Broadhead, Tyler White, Caleb Lee, Gwen Rowzee, Jacob Phillips, Daniel Shelton, and Savannah Sumrall. Quiz Bowl team Captains are Gwen Rowzee and Daniel Shelton, Chaplain is Caleb Lee, and Reporter is Savannah Sumrall. The Academic Quiz Bowl team is sponsored by Kim Cruise.


Northeast Jones Middle School Students of the Month
September 2017

September student of the month, more information to follow

The Northeast Jones Middle School faculty and administration have named the NEJ Middle School Students of the Month for September 2017. Congratulations to (l-r) 7th grade Brianna Moss (daughter of Lyndi Stapp and Joby Moss of Ellisville), 7th grade Kameron Washington (son of Tiffanie Ducksworth of the Power Community), 8th grade Cheyenne Holliman (daughter of Jaymie Starling of Richton), and 8th grade Dallas Rustin (son of Misty Foster and Scott Rustin of the Rustin Community).

J. Jones
SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week
Week 5: NEJ vs Bay Springs

  Supertalk Laurel 99.3 logoBuffalo Wild Wings logo
Each Friday night, SuperTalk Laurel 99.3 selects a PLAYER OF THE GAME, sponsored by Buffalo Wild Wings in Laurel. Northeast Jones Tiger football player, J. Jones (#22), a Junior at NEJ, has been named the SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week for Week 5, NEJ vs. Bay Springs. Jone's plays DE for the Tigers. Congratulations!


Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance Player of the Week
Week 5 - J. Jones

J. Jones, more information to follow
Congratulations to J. Jones, the Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance NEJ Player of the week for Week 5 NEJ Tigers vs Bay Springs game played on September 15, 2017. Pictured (l-r): Jeremy Holland, Jones County Farm Bureau, J. Jones, and Coach Keith Braddock.
Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance
Laurel
1518 West 12th Street
Laurel,Mississippi 39441
Phone:(601) 649-2800
Ellisville
326 Highway 11 N
Ellisville, Mississippi 39437
Phone: (601) 477-2074
Farm bureau logo, more information to follow



"Western Day": The Tradition Continues
Western Day photo, more information to follow
A Tiger Nation tradition!!! Showing their school spirit, F. Sullins (Junior), L. Smith (Junior), and M. Hudson (Senior) arrived at school on horseback in celebration of NEJ's Western Day! Top right photo: M. Hudson; top left photo: L. Smith; bottom left photo: F. Sullins; bottom right photo: Sullins, Smith, and Hudson showing off their "horse-power"; and center photo: Sullins, Smith, and Hudson arriving at school! Way to go, girls!!!!


Cowboy/Western Day "Rope the Braves" Pep Rally
Best Dressed Theme Day

Middle school winner, more information to follow
High school winner, more information to follow
This week's Best Dressed winners are K. Gregory, 7th grade - Middle School Best Dressed Cowboy Western Day and CJ Keyes, Senior - High School Best Dresed Cowboy Western Day! K. and CJ receive a free ticket to the NEJ Home game of their choice for showing their TIGER SPIRIT. Congratulations!

 

2017 NEJ Varsity Cheer Squad

2017 Varsity Cheer Squad, more information to follow

First row, seated (l-r): J. Stewart (Junior) and K. Clark (Junior). Second row, kneeling (l-r) M. Moss, Mascot (Junior), M. Arnold (Sophomore), M. Coats (Sophomore), T. Gendusa (Sophomore) and A. McCormick, Mascot (Senior). Last row, standing (l-r): E. Adams (Sophomore), K. Hodge (Junior), O. Johnston, Co-Captain (Senior), L. Hankins, Co-Captain (Senior), T. Jones (Junior), and K. Herrin (Sophomore). Not pictured P. Mapp (Junior).
Photo by Scruggs Photography

2017 Northeast Jones Tiger Football Team
2017 Tiger Football Team

Photo by Scruggs Photography

NEJ Cross Country T-shirt
tshirt design, more information to follow NEJ's first Cross-Country tshirt is now available. The cost is $15 (Dry-fit) Send an email or text to Coach Jefferson to order. Money may be turned in to office or Coach Jefferson.


Lady Tigers Volleyball
tshirt, more information to follow
The FIRST EVER Lady Tiger Volleyball team is selling t-shirts to help pay for expenses for our inaugural season. 
Dark grey dry fit. T-shirts are $15.00 each.  Please see a volleyball player to order.
We will run two orders if needed, the first order is due Friday, Sept 15.


New NEJ Yearbook Tshirts
Friday Night tshirt, more information to follow NEJ Baseball sleeve tshirt, more information to follow
NEJ's newest tshirt, Friday Night Lights was designed by K. Clark (Junior). This tshirt is $15. It is a Gildan soft style and is available in sizes Adult Small through Adult 3X. Pictured is Juniors A. Landrum and K. Clark. Also available is our NEJ black and white baseball style shirt for $20, modeled by Mrs. Thrash. Also pictured with Mrs. Thrash is football players A. Dykes (left) and K. Davis (right.


J. Magee
SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week
Week 4: NEJ vs South Jones

J Magee, more information to follow Supertalk Laurel 99.3 logoBuffalo Wild Wings logo
Each Friday night, SuperTalk Laurel 99.3 selects a PLAYER OF THE GAME, sponsored by Buffalo Wild Wings in Laurel. Northeast Jones Tiger football player, J. Magee (#13), a Junior at NEJ, has been named the SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week for Week 4, NEJ vs. South Jones. Magee plays QB as well as WR/DB for the Tigers. Congratulations!


Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance Player of the Week
Week 4 - J. Magee

J. Magee, more information to follow
Congratulations to J. Magee, the Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance NEJ Player of the week for Week 4 NEJ Tigers vs South Jones Braves game played on September 8, 2017. Pictured (l-r): Jeremy Holland, Jones County Farm Bureau, J. Magee, and Coach Keith Braddock.
Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance
Laurel
1518 West 12th Street
Laurel,Mississippi 39441
Phone:(601) 649-2800
Ellisville
326 Highway 11 N
Ellisville, Mississippi 39437
Phone: (601) 477-2074
Farm bureau logo, more information to follow


A. Hentz
SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week
Week 3: NEJ vs Collins

Week 3 Player of the week, more information to follow Supertalk Laurel 99.3 logoBuffalo Wild Wings logo
Each Friday night, SuperTalk Laurel 99.3 selects a PLAYER OF THE GAME, sponsored by Buffalo Wild Wings in Laurel. Northeast Jones Tiger football player, A. Hentze (#91), a Junior at NEJ, has been named the SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week for Week 3, NEJ vs. Collins. Hentz's is a Kicker for the Tigers. Congratulations!


Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance Player of the Week
Week 3 - J. McCann

Week 3 Player, more information to follow
Congratulations to J. McCann, the Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance NEJ Player of the week for Week 3 NEJ Tigers vs Collins Tigers game played on September 1, 2017. Pictured (l-r): Jeremy Holland, Jones County Farm Bureau, Coach Davy Hales, J. McCann, and Coach Keith Braddock.
Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance
Laurel
1518 West 12th Street
Laurel,Mississippi 39441
Phone:(601) 649-2800
Ellisville
326 Highway 11 N
Ellisville, Mississippi 39437
Phone: (601) 477-2074
Farm bureau logo, more information to follow


Northeast Jones Tigers vs. Collins Tigers Game Captains

Game 3 Captains, more information to follow

Captains for Friday night's game against the Collins Tigers are (l-r): #31 C. Guerra, Senior; #37 K. Broadway, Senior, #19 K. Shaw, Senior; and #5 K. Ward, Senior.


T. Barnes
SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week
Week 2: NEJ vs. West Jones

T Barnes week 2 Supertalk Laurel 99.3 logoBuffalo Wild Wings logo
Each Friday night, SuperTalk Laurel 99.3 selects a PLAYER OF THE GAME, sponsored by Buffalo Wild Wings in Laurel. Northeast Jones Tiger football player, T. Barnes (#11) has been named the SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week for Week 2, NEJ vs. West Jones. Barnes, a Sophomore, plays RB for the Tigers. Congratulations!


K. Ward
SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week
Week 1: NEJ vs. Taylorsville

K Ward, more information to follow Supertalk Laurel 99.3 logoBuffalo Wild Wings logo
Each Friday night, SuperTalk Laurel 99.3 selects a PLAYER OF THE GAME, sponsored by Buffalo Wild Wings in Laurel. Northeast Jones Tiger football player, K. Ward (#5) has been named the SuperTalk 99.3 and Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week for Week 1, NEJ vs. Taylorsville. Ward, a Senior, plays LB and TE for the Tigers. Congratulations!


NEJ Announces the 2017-2018 Academic Quiz Bowl Team and Matches

JCJC Quiz Bowl Matches

Match 1 September 18th Wayne County Away
Match 2 September 25th Collins Away
Match 3 October 2nd Laurel Home
Match 4 October 16th Presbyterian
Christian
Away
Match 5 October 23rd Sacred Heart Home

Matches begin at 4:30 pm

NEJ Academic Quiz Bown Team

Seniors
Juniors
Sophomores
D. Shelton, Co-Captain T. White C. Williams
G. Rowze, Co-Captain D. Patel C. Lee
J. Phillips A. Broadhead L. Berlin
R. Gatlin D. Gutierrez  
C. Lee S. Sumrall  


2018 NEJ Yearbook Information

2018 Senior Ad and Senior Portrait information

2018 NEJ Yearbook Payment Plan


News and Events for September 18th - 30th, 2017

Senior News/Activites
Senior Fee $40.00 - Pay Mrs. Felecia in attendance office.  This fee is due any time before graduation.  This fee is for rental of the Magnolia Center, diploma printing, etc.  It is separate from cap and gown and is payable to NEJ.
JCJC
Recruiter
JCJC Recruiter Megan Clark to meet with Seniors in the PAC at 10 am on Monday September 25th.
MSU Recruiter Oct. 4th @ 10am in Career Center - Seniors must come by and sign up in my office to attend
USM Recruiter Oct 11th @ 10am in Career Center - Select students will attend - list premade in advance with USM
ACT News
ACT
Review
ACT Reading & English review sessions with Mrs. Lisa Caves on Sept. 26 & 28, from 8:30-11:00 AM.  See Mrs. Merritt in HS Counselors office to sign up. Cost $25 per session
Weekly Student, Club, and Organization Meetings/Practices/Events Calendar
Monday
Sept 18th
  • Quiz Bowl @ Wayne County
  • Cross-Country @ PCS
  • Swim Meet
Tuesday
Sept 19th
  • Drama production of "Annie" - NEJ Middle School performance 8:30 am
  • Swim team practice at the Natatorium: 6 pm
  • 8th Grade and JV Football @ Bay Springs: 6 pm
Wednesday
Sept 20th
  • Drama production of "Annie" - Field Trip Day performance 8:30 am
Thursday
Sept 21st
  • Drama production of "Annie" - East Jones Elementary School performance 8:30 am; Public performance 7 pm
  • Swim team practice at the Natatorium: 6 pm
Friday
Sept 22nd
  • Drama production of "Annie" - NEJ High School performance 8:30 am; Public performance 7 pm
  • Theme Day: NEJ Tiger Day "Represent NEJ"
  • Varsity Football - Open Date
Saturday
Sept 23rd
  • FFA Alumni Dev. Conf.
  • Swim - Jones County Invitational
Monday
Sept 25th
  • Quiz Bowl @ Collins
Tuesday
Sept 26th
  • ACT Review w/ Lisa Caves 8:30-11
  • Correct Response to Bar-T
  • TigerVibe Choreography
  • Swim team practice at the Natatorium: 6 pm
Wednesday
Sept 27th
  • ASVAB for Juniors: 8-12:30
  • TigerVibe Choreography
Thursday
Sept 28th
  • ACT Review w/ Lisa Caves 8:30-11
  • Volleyball vs. Seminary in the JUNGLE: 5:30/6:30 pm
  • TigerVibe Choreography
  • Swim team practice at the Natatorium: 6 pm
Friday
Sept 29th
  • FFA Membership Dues deadline
  • Theme Day: Super Hero Day "Shut down the Trojans"
  • Varsity Football @ NE Lauderdale: 7:00 pm
Saturday
Sept 30th
  • CrossCountry @ NE Lauderdale
Fundraisers, Community Service Projects, and Activities
AP Biology  
Art  
Drama ANNIE: THE MUSICAL will be this week (Tuesday, Sept 19: MS @ 8:30 and Friday, Sept 22: HS @ 8:30).  Public performances will be Thursday, Sept 21, 2017, and Friday, Sept 22, 2017, @ 7:00 PM.
FBLA  
FFA  
Gold Horizons  
Junior Beta The Junior Beta Club will have a meeting, Thursday, September 14th at 7:30 in Mrs. Robinson’s room.  Please make plans to attend.
Key Club If you haven’t paid your dues, please turn them in to Mr. Mills.
Middle School FBLA  
Quiz Bowl Practices will be every Wednesday from 3-5 this semester, starting 8/16 and will continue until the season is over. Quiz bowl will have its first competition on Monday September 18 with finals being at JCJC on November 8. 
Serteens
  • Congratulations to September Sertoma student of the month, Lane Chancellor and his chosen teacher, Mr. Burks. They will attend the Sertoma luncheon on September 21st. Great Job!!
  • We NEED your Glory House snack food and hygiene items. Our barrels are bare and the people the Glory House helps need your donations. Teachers if you want to give bonus points to students for these donations your help will be greatly appreciated!
Senior Beta
  • Bring cleaning supplies (bleach, gloves, paper towels, masks, etc) for hurricane victims by Friday, September 22
Student CouncilHigh School All Student Council members need to turn in their paperwork and $40 to their grade-level sponsor as soon as possible (Mrs. Bourg - seniors; Mrs. Pryor - juniors; Mrs. Rogers - sophomores; Mrs. Grantham - freshmen).
TARS  
Tiger Pride Band  
Tiger Vibe  
Yearbook Staff
  • Make up day for school photos is Friday, October 19
  • New t-shirts for sale in yearbook room


Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance Player of the Week
K. Broadway

Player of the Game week 2, more information to follow
Congratulations to Karson Broadway, the Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance NEJ Player of the week for the NEJ Tigers vs West Jones Mustangs game played on August 25, 2017. Pictured (l-r): Coach Keith Braddock, Karson Broadway, and Jeremy Holland, Jones County Farm Bureau.
Jones County Farm Bureau Insurance
Laurel
1518 West 12th Street
Laurel,Mississippi 39441
Phone:(601) 649-2800
Ellisville
326 Highway 11 N
Ellisville, Mississippi 39437
Phone: (601) 477-2074
Farm bureau logo, more information to follow

Northeast Jones Tigers vs. West Jones Mustang Game Captains

Captains for Northeast Jones football game, more infromation to follow

Captains for Friday night's game against the West Jones Mustangs are (l-r): #70 B. Culpepper, Senior; #35 B. Martin, Senior, #43 J. McCann, Senior; and #20 T. Hudson, Senior.


Tiger Pride Drumline




Beach Day - Wipe Out the Mustangs Pep Rally
Best Dressed Theme Day

Kamryn Hodge, more information to follow
Jacob Rogers, more information to follow
This week's Best Dressed winners are K. Hodge, 8th grade - Middle School Best Dressed Beach Day and J.Rogers, Senior - High School Best Dresed Beach Day! K. and J. receive a free ticket to the NEJ Home game of their choice for showing their TIGER SPIRIT. Congratulations!


WE have spirit, yes we do! We have spirit, how 'bout YOU?

Seniors at Pep Rally, more information to follow

Class of 2018 showing that TIGER SPIRIT!
Junior class, more information to follow Sophomore class, more information to follow

Class of 2019 is in the house!

Class of 2020, showing pride (and Tyler!)
Football Players, more information to follow

NEJ Tigers love #42, C. Parker!

August 25, 2017 Wipe Out the Mustangs Pep Rally



Northeast Jones High School Serteen Officers for 2017-2018

Serteen officers, more information to follow

Serteen officers for the 2017-2018 school year are (l-r): E. Figueroa, president; B. Hale, vice-president; and S. Sumrall, chaplain.
Officers with Thrash, more information to follow

Serteen Officers pictured with Mrs. Becky Thrash, Sponsor.

Northeast Jones Middle School Students of the Month
August 2017

Middle School Students of the month, more information to follow

The Northeast Jones Middle School faculty and administration have named the NEJ Middle School Students of the Month for August 2017. Congratulations to (l-r) 8th grade B. Riley (son of Johnny & Kellie Riley), 7th grade K. Braddock (son of Keith & Melissa Braddock), 7th grade J. Hinton (daughter of Brandi Hinton), and 8th grade A. Walters (daughter of Jeffrey & Traci Walters).

Class of 2018 Last-First Pep Rally, August 18, 2018


Evolution of a Senior Class Photo


NEJ Class of 2018 Car Tag Fundraiser

Car Tag 1, more information to follow

$20.00

NEJ Car Tag 1 option is a Tiger Eye with a sports/jersey number.

Car tag 2, more information to follow

$20.00

NEJ Car Tag 2 option with NEJ
(no personalization)

Car tag 3, more information to follow

$20.00

NEJ Car Tag 3 Option is a Tiger Eye with graduation year.

Car Charm, more information to follow

$10.00

Car Charms are ¼ of the size of a car tag and are made of the same material.

Personalize them with a sports/jersey number or graduation year, and hang them in your car mirror!

Order forms can be picked up from any high school teacher or download NEJ CAR TAG FORM


Northeast Jones Tigers Football Team, 2 Bits, and the NEJ Tiger Pride! August 18, 2017


Black and Gold Pep Rally - Best Dressed Theme Day

Middle School Best Dressed, more information to follow
Best Dressed Theme Day Pep Rally, more information to follow
Students were asked to show their Tiger Pride by dressing-up on Friday theme days. A group of distinguished judges then selected a high school and middle school student that best displayed school spirit for that theme! The winners receive a free ticket to the NEJ Home game of their choice. This week's best dressed "Black and Gold" is M. Walker, 8th grade - Middle School and M. Shoemake, 11th grade - High School!


Northeast Jones Hoodies for Sale
Hoodies on sale for $22, more informationto follow
Shirts are available for viewing in the offices.






 



Take a look at the Lady Tiger Volleyball's webpage

Check out the Tiger Spirit by visiting the NEJ Pep Rally webpage



    2017 Football Friday Pep Rally Days/Times, Dress Up Spirit Day, and Themes

8/18 @Taylorsville (8:30 am Pep Rally) Black & Gold Day "Color the Tartars"
8/25 West Jones (9:15 am Pep Rally) Beach Day "Wipe out the Mustangs"
9/1 @ Collins Disney/Pixar Day "Mouse Trap Collins"
9/8 South Jones (2:00 pm Pep Rally) Cowboys Day "Rope the Braves"
9/15 Bay Springs College Day "School the Bulldogs"
9/22 Open NEJ Tiger Day "Represent NEJ"
9/29 @ Northeast Lauderdale Superhero Day "Shut down the Trojans"
10/6 West Lauderdale (Home Coming Pep Rally) Red Carpet Day "Blockbust the Knights"
10/13 @ Quitman Camo Day "Capture the Panthers"
10/20 @ Mendenhall Way Back Day "Flashback Mendenhall"
10/27 Newton County (1:15 pm Pep Rally) Senior/Pink Day "Age the Cougars"


2017 Football shirt, more information to follow
Shirts are available now through the office or at the home ballgames.


Yearbook Shirts $15, more information to follow
Yearbook Shirts on sale NOW. Shirts available for viewing in the high school office. Purchases can be made through the office.







 

NEJ September 2017 Calendar

Friday Sept 1 Teacher/Student Volleyball Game: 10am
Tiger Football @ Collins: 7pm
Saturday Sept 2 ACT Math Review @ JCJC: 9 am - 1 pm
Monday Sept 4 Labor Day Holiday
Tuesday Sept 5 Yearbook Sale Starts
Homecoming/Class Officer/Class Favoriate applications due by 12:30 pm
Thursday Sept 7 Progress Reports
Volleyball @ Seminary: 5:30/6:30 pm
Friday Sept 8 FFA Cookout after school
NEJ Alumni BBQ pickup 5-7
Tiger Football vs South Jones in the JUNGLE: 7 pm
Monday Sept 11 Swim Meet
Homecoming/Class Officer/Class Favoriate Elections
Tuesday Sept 12 Homecoming/Class Officer/Class Favoriate Elections
Wednesday Sept 13 Homecoming/Class Officer/Class Favoriate Elections
Thursday Sept 14 Homecoming/Class Officer/Class Favoriate Elections
Friday Sept 15 Assembly - Cara Filler: 10 am
Tiger Football vs Bay Springs in the JUNGLE: 7 pm
Monday Sept 18 Quiz Bowl @ Wayne County
Cross Country @ PCS
Swim Meet
Tuesday Sept 19 Drama production Annie - Middle School performance: 8:30 am
Wednesday Sept 20 Drama production Annie - Field Trip Day: 8:30 am
Thursday Sept 21 Drama production Annie - EJE: 8:30 am
Drama production Annie - Public Performance: 7 pm
Friday Sept 22 Drama production Annie - High School performance: 8:30 am
Drama production Annie - Public Performance: 7 pm
Tiger Football - open date
Saturday Sept 23 FFA Alumni Dev. Conf.
Swim team - Jones County Inv.
Gold Horizons choreography
Monday Sept 25 Quiz Bown @ Collins
Tuesday Sept 26 ACT Review w/ Lisa Caves: 8:30-11 am
Correct Response to Bar T
Tiger Vibe choreography
Wednesday Sept 27 ASVAB for Juniors: 8-12:30 pm
Tiger Vibe choreography
Thursday Sept 28 ACT Review w/ Lisa Caves: 8:30-11 am
Volleyball vs Seminary in the JUNGLE: 5:30/6:30 pm
Tiger Vibe choreography
Friday Sept 29 FFA membership dues deadline
Tiger Football @ NE Lauderdale: 7 pm
Saturday Sept 30 Cross-Country @ NE Lauderdale

 

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