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!



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NEJ News and Events for this week      /      NEJ January 2018 Calendar


2017 NEJ Homecoming

2018 NEJ Yearbook Information

2018 Senior Ad and Senior Portrait information

2018 NEJ Yearbook Payment Plan

Order your Yearbook today by contact the Herff Jones Yearbook Order Center at 1-866-287-3096 (8am - 5 pm) or order online at

www.yearbookordercenter.com.

The School Order Number is 14669.

2017-2018 NEJ Monthly Archived Home Page

Did you miss seeing some of the Tiger News and Activities going on in the JUNGLE? Check out our Archived home pages!
August 2017 January 2018
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October 2017 March 2018
November 2017 April 2018
December 2017 May 2018
   
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2018 Cheer Tryout Picture, more information to follow

If you would like to try out for Junior High or Varsity Cheerleading or Varsity Mascot, you may sign-up begining Tuesday, January 9th in one of the offices BETWEEN classes. Students in 7th & 8th grade sign up in the middle school office, and students in 9th-11th grade sign up in the high school office. Be sure to get the eligibility letter when you sign up; it has important dates on it! The last day to sign up is Thursday, January 18th. If you have questions, see Ms. Bolivar or Mrs. Stringer.


Northeast Jones Middle School Students of the Month
December 2017

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 November 2017. Congratulations to (l-r) William Anderson-7th Grade (William and Elaine Anderson), Megan Mullins-7th Grade (David and Dawn Mullins), Danielle Flynt-8th (Billy Flynt and Felecia Blackwell), Kevin Osorio-8th (Lazaro and Felicitas Osorio).
seventh grade students of the month eighth grade students of the month





Worn With PRIDE

tshire for sale, more information to follow
Just in and going fast... The Yearbook staff has this long sleeve dark gray tshirt available in sizes Adult Small through Adult 2X-Large for $15. Get your's today before they are all gone!






Northeast Jones High School November Students of the Month

November students of the month, more information to follow


Seniors, more information to follow Juniors, more information to follow

Seniors - Lauren Hankins (daughter of Robert & Angela Culpepper and Drew Hankins) and Jonathon Blackledge (son of Chris & Tonya Blackledge)
Juniors - Denise Gutierrez (daughter of Armando & Irene Gutierrez) and Mason Mills (son of Joey & Ellie Mills),
Sophomores, more information to follow Freshman, more information to follow

Sophomores - Jaylen Padgett (daughter of Ryan & Keri Padgett)
and Justin Montgomery (son of Michael & Tricia Montgomery

Freshmen - Cambry Holifield (daughter of Billy & Jennifer Holifield) and Eli Collins (son of Michael Collins & Kristi Allred)

Northeast Jones Class of 2019 Future Leaders of Jones County

Future Leaders, more information to follow

Northeast Jones students accepted to Future Leaders of Jones County are (front, l-r) Madison Shoemake, Dev Patel, Josarah Slover; (back, l-r) Alyssa Landrum, Jana Stewart, Bri Mathis, Gabi Hodge, Shelbi Sumrall, Skylar Smith, Katelyn Yates! Congratulations!




Northeast Jones Veterans Day Program
Sponsored by the Northeast Jones Senior Beta Club








Reynolds Signs with Pearl River Community College
Reynolds signs with PRCC, more information to follow

As his parents, coaches and fellow players looked on, Northeast Jones baseball stand out Reid Reynolds signed to play baseball for Pearl River Community College next year.  He is the son of Keith and Lisa Reynolds of Heidelberg.  Pictured (Seated, left to right): Keith Reynolds, Reid Reynolods, and Lisa Reynolds. (Standing, left to right): Ronnie Joe Parker, Golden Spikes Summer Team Coach; Keith Braddock, NEJ Athletic Director; Dr. Jennifer Lowery, NEJ Supervising Principal; Jeremy Parker, NEJ Head Baseball Coach; Hunter McKievier, NEJ Baseball Coach; Robert McCrory, NEJ Baseball Coach.


Congratulations NEJ Quiz Bowl
2017 Quiz Bowl team, more information to follow


Congratulations to the NEJ Academic Quiz Bowl Team for their performance in the Bobcat Math League.  They earned third place in their division and 6th place overall by total points scored.  A special congrats to Gwen Rowzee for being named by JCJC as our team’s Most Valuable Player, and also being named to the All-League Team as one of the top ten individual players in the League. 

Members of the 2017-2018 Quiz Bowl team are: (seated left to right)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.Real Quiz Bowl!


Tiger Pride named Grand Champion of the War Eagle Invitational

WNEJ News





Volleyball team picture

2017 Northeast Jones Tiger Pride Marching Band
Congratulations to the Tiger Pride Marching Band on their outstanding performance this past Saturday, October 14, 2017. MHSAA State Evaluations results... ALL SUPERIOR! Neshoba Central Rocket Invitational results... Class B - 1st Place Band, 1st Place Colorguard, 1st Place Percussion and 3rd Place overall!
Thank you to band-mom Kim Widdershoven for providing pictures.


WNEJ News




2017 NEJ Swim Team
swim team, more information to follow

The 2017 Tiger Swim Team has had an outstanding season. Members of the team include:
(Front row l-r): Alexandria Jordan, Shae Graham, Hailey Nowell, Gracie Myers, Brooke Temple, Nikitta Wallace, and Alana Huff.
(Back row l-r): Tyler Broadway, Dalton Page, JC Doggett, Jackson Griffin, Cole Boone, Seth Nash, Wyatt Howell, and Alex Hentz. On October 14th, Nikitta Wallace and Alexander Hentz will representing the Tigers in the South State Swim Meet! Congratulations!
Swim team collage, more information to follow
Pictured: (top left) Brooke Temple, (top right) Hailey Nowell, (bottom right) Brooke Temple and Gracie Myers, (bottom left) JC Doggett





News and Events for January 8th - 21st, 2018

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.
Cap and Gown ATTENTION: If you have NOT ordered your cap and gown, you will need to do so before we get out for Christmas break to avoid a late fee. A late feel will be added as of January 1, 2018.
MSU Visit/Tour MSU Visit/Tour - Jan 25th - 30 Students - Must sign up and Pay $15.00 - 30 Students Max
ACT News
Junior Practice Exam January 11, 2018 will be the ACT practice exam for all juniors. This will be important for students to get information to prepare for the live statewide ACT in February.
Weekly Student, Club, and Organization Meetings/Practices/Events Calendar
Monday
Jan 8th
  • Professional Development - Staff (Student Holiday)
Tuesday
Jan 9th
  • 1st Day of 3rd 9 Weeks
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
  • FCA @ 7:25 am in the gym
  • TGIF - 7th Grade
  • Basketball vs NE Lauderdale in the JUNGLE: 5, 6, 7:30
  • Soccer @ Newton County
Wednesday
Jan 10th
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Thursday
Jan 11th
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
  • Hell Fighters @ 7:20 am in Mrs. Grantham's science lab
  • ACT Practice Exam - 11th Grade
  • Report Cards issued
Friday
Jan 12th
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
  • First Priority @ 7:25 am in the MS Chorus
  • P7 Bible Study during lunch (12:00 pm and 12:30 pm) in room 41
  • Basketball @ Mendenhall
  • Soccer vs Quitman in the JUNGLE
  • Future Leaders Retreat

Saturday
Jan 13th
  • Varsity Basektball Girls - Lady Admiral Classic, Gulfport
Monday
Jan 15th
  • School Holiday
  • Varsity Basketball Boys - Jefferson Davis County MLK Classic
Tuesday
Jan 16th
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
  • FCA @ 7:25 am in the gym
  • Varsity Basketball @ Quitman
  • Soccer vs Newton County in the JUNGLE
Wednesday
Jan 17th
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
  • Future Leaders session
  • TARs meeting @ 7:20 in Mrs. Smith's science lab
Thursday
Jan 18th
  • Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
  • Hell Fighters @ 7:20 am in Mrs. Grantham's science lab
  • Sr. Beta Meeting for Convention @ 7:30 am in the PAC
  • Tennis Tryouts
Friday
Jan 19th
  • Varsity Basketball vs West Lauderdale in the JUNGLE
  • Soccer @ NE Lauderdale
Saturday
Jan 20th
  • Gold Horizons Dinner Theatre - Show 7 pm, cost $10 adults; $5 children
  • JV Boys/Girls Soccer @ home 9-3:15pm
Fundraisers, Community Service Projects, and Activities
AP English Mrs. Thrash’s AP Literature/Composition is selling various items to help offset the cost of their AP exams in the spring.  Everything is a $1.  Come before or after class, nothing will be sold during class periods.
Art  
Baseball  
Cheer If you would like to try out for Junior High or Varsity Cheerleading or Varsity mascot, you may now sign up in one of the offices BETWEEN classes. 7th & 8th grade need to sign up in the middle school office, and 9th-11th grade sign up in the high school office. Be sure to get the eligibility letter when you sign up; it has important dates on it! The last day to sign up is Thursday, Jan. 18. If you have questions, see Ms. Bolivar or Mrs. Stringer.
Drama  
FBLA
  • FBLA members competing in District Competition should have your study packets. You are responsible for looking up other study information. See Jacob Rogers, President, for help on finding study materials.
  • FBLA Member competiing: go by Mrs. Culpepper’s room this week to pick up a Field trip form for competition. Competition will be on February 1 at JCJC. Only members competing in a competition can attend District Competition.
  • Meeting Wednesday January 24th @ 7:20 am in Mrs. Culpepper's computer lab.
FCA Tuesdays @ 7:25 in the Gym
FFA  
First Priority Fridays @ 7:25 in the MS Chorus Room
Gold Horizons Christmas Show Monday 18th @ 7 in the PAC
Hell Fighters Thursdays @ 7:20 am in Mrs. Granthams science lab
Junior Beta  
Key Club  
Lunch Meet Mondays in room 41:  All 4 lunches—grab your lunch and join us for midday devotion.
Middle School FBLA  
P7 Bible Study Fridays @ lunch 12:00 and 12:30 in room 41
Quiz Bowl  
Serteens
  • Serteen members we need your help. Please come by room 35 to sign up to help take down the Christmas lights in Mason Park. Service Hours will be given for those that work.
Senior Beta
  • Seniors in Beta Club go by Mrs. Stroo’s room and pick up application information about the National Beta Scholarship.
  • All balances for convention are to be paid in full by Friday 1/12.
  • ALL students going to convention need to go by Mrs. Stroo’s room and verify their t-shirt sizes TODAY!!
  • Meeting for those going to convention ONLY on Thursday 1/18 at 7:30 in the PAC.
Softball  
Student CouncilHigh School  
TARS TARS meeting next Wednesday, 01/17/2018, in Mrs. Smith's Science Lab. Members will discuss the upcoming field trip to the USS Alabama in Mobile, AL. If you are unable to attend the meeting, stop by Mrs. Smith's room and pick up a memo.
Tiger Pride Band  
Tiger Vibe  
Yearbook Staff
  • Just in time for the cold snap! New dry fit NEJ set: hoodie is $35; pants are $35; buy both in a set for $60. New sweat suit in dark gray: hoodie is $25; Pants are $25; buy both in a set for $40. We have a limited number of each of these so let me know soon! Dry fit in adult small thru XL; sweat suit in adult small thru 3XL. For sale in room 13 in the high school.





Tiger Pride Drumline










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


Evolution of a Senior Class Photo

 

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









 



Take a look at the Lady Tiger Volleyball's webpage

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





 

NEJ January 2018 Calendar

Friday Jan 5 Soccer @ PRCC
Saturday Jan 6 Basketball vs Newton Cty @ North Forrest
Monday Jan 8 Professional Development Day - Student Holiday
Tuesday Jan 9 Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
TGIF - 7th Grade
Varsity Basketball vs. NE Lauderdale in the JUNGLE
Soccer vs Quitman in the JUNGLE
Thursday Jan 11 Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Report Cards Issued
ACT Practice Exam - 11th Grade
Friday Jan 12 Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Varsity Basketball @ Mendenhall
Soccer @ West Lauderdale
Saturday Jan 13 Varsity Girls Basketball - Gulfport Lady Admiral Classic
Monday Jan 15 Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday
Varsity Boys Basketball - Jefferson-Davis County MLK Classic
Tuesday Jan 16 Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Varsity Basketball @ Quitman
Soccer vs. Newton County in the JUNGLE
Wednesday Jan 17 Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Future Leaders
Thursday Jan 18 Last day for Varsity and JV Cheer Signups (Jan 9th through Jan 18th)
Tennis Team Tryouts
Friday Jan 19 Varsity Basketall vs West Lauderdale in the JUNGLE
Soccer @ NE Lauderdale
Saturday Jan 20 Gold Horizons Dinner Theatre: Dinner @ 5 pm; Show @ 7 pm
JV Boys/Girls Soccer @ home 9-3:15
Tuesday Jan 23 Tennis Tryouts
Varsity Basketball @ Newton County
Soccer @ Quitman
Thursday Jan 25 MSU tour - 30 students
Mandatory Parent Meeting for cheer - 6pm
Friday Jan 26 Tiger Vibe Competition @ South Jones
Soccer vs Sumrall in the JUNGLE 2pm (student body will attend)
Varsity Basketball @ NE Lauderdale
Saturday Jan 27 Gold Horizons competition @ South Jones
Monday Jan 29 Varsity Football Banquet @ Life Church 6pm
Tuesday Jan 30 Varsity Basketball vs. Mendenhall in the JUNGLE
1st Round of Soccer Playoffs

 

2016-2017 NEJ Monthly Archived Home Page

August 2016 January 2017
September 2016 February 2017
October 2016 March 2017
November 2016 April 2017
December 2016 May 2017



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