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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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.

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Northeast Jones Semester Exam Schedule

Middle School

Wednesday December 20th Thursday December 21st Friday December 22nd
2nd Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
4th Period: 9:40-11:55 EXAM
5th Period: 12:00-12:55
6th Period: 1:00-2:45 EXAM

BLOCK
1st Block: 7:50-8:40
2nd Block: 8:45-9:35
3rd & 4th Block transition normally
*Lunch assign/times will remain the same.
1st Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
3rd Period: 9:40-11:55 EXAM
5th Period: 12:00-2:45 EXAM

BLOCK
1st Block: 7:50-9:35
2nd Block: 9:40-11:55
3rd & 4th Block transition normally
*Lunch: Block hallway goes to lunch
11:00-11:25. Period Hallway goes to
lunch 11:25-11:55
7th Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
3rd Period: 9:40-10:30
4th Period: 10:35-11:55
5th Period: 12:00-12:30

BLOCK
3rd Block: 7:50-9:09
4th Block: 9:14-10:30
1st Block: 12:00-12:30
*Dismiss at or around 12:30
High School
Wednesday December 20th Thursday December 21st Friday December 22nd
2nd Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
4th Period: 9:40-11:25 EXAM
5th Period: Lunch 11:30-12:55
6th Period: 1:00-2:45 EXAM
1st Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
3rd Period: 9:40-11:25 EXAM
5th Period: Lunch 11:30-12:55
5th Period: 1:00-2:45 EXAM
7th Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
3rd Period: 9:40-10:30
4th Period: 10:35-11:25
5th Period: 11:30-12:30
*Dismissal at or around 12:30



"It's begining to look a lot like Christmas..."
Christmas Trilogy
The NEJ Middle School choirs and the East Jones choirs will be presenting a Christmas Trilogy on Tuesday December 12th at 7 pm in the NEJ PAC. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for students and will be sold at the door.
NEJ Christmas Concert
All NEJ choirs including Tiger Vibe and Gold Horizons will host a Christmas Concert on Monday December 18th at 7 pm in the NEJ PAC. Tickets are $6 and will be sold at the door.
Tiger Pride Christmas Concert
The NEJ Tiger Pride will be hosting a Tiger Pride Christmas Concert on Thursday December 14th at 6:30 pm in the NEJ PAC.




Norris named November Sertoma Student of the Month

Sertoma Student of the Month, more information to follow

Northeast Jones junior Abi Norris, the daughter of Charles Norris and Marie Clingon of the Powers community, was recently named November Sertoma Student of the Month for Northeast Jones.  She selected Mrs. Jessica Stroo, NEJ French and Advanced Placement World History Instructor, to accompany her to the luncheon.  Congratulations Abi!


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







Northeast Jones Middle School Students of the Month
November 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) Anna Cate Walters-7th grade (Bryan and Amy Walters), Jair Hernandez-7th grade (Juan Carlos Hernandez, Ofelia Renteral), Soloman Staples-8th grade (Garrick and Wendy Staples), and Kai Jennings-8th grade (Tiffanie Ducksworth).



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 November 27th - December 10th, 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.
Mr/Miss NEJ and Who's Who Applications Election will be held November 30th and December 1st. All English classes will have a scheduled time in a computer lab to vote during this two day period.
MSU Visit/Tour MSU Visit/Tour - Jan 25th - 30 Students - Must sign up and Pay $15.00 - 30 Students Max
ACT News
   
Weekly Student, Club, and Organization Meetings/Practices/Events Calendar
Monday
Nov 27th
  • LUNCH MEET in room 41:  All 4 lunches—grab your lunch and join us for midday devotion.
  • Jr. High Basketball 8th girls/boys @ South Jones: 4 & 5
Tuesday
Nov 28th
  • FCA @ 7:25 am in the gym
  • Basketball @ Wayne County: 5, 6, 7:30
  • Soccer @ Clarkdale: 5:30 & 7
Wednesday
Nov 29th
 
Thursday
Nov 30th
  • Basketball vs. Picayune in the JUNGLE: 5, 6, & 7:30
Friday
Dec 1st
  • First Priority @ 7:25 am in the MS Chorus
  • P7 Bible Study during lunch (12:00 pm and 12:30 pm) in room 41
  • Drama production "Larceny and Old Lace" Senior Play:
    *1:00 pm student performance
    *7:00 pm public perforamnce
Saturday
Dec 2nd
  • Laurel Christmas Parade
  • Soccer @ The Show: Sportsplex
Monday
Dec 4th
  • LUNCH MEET in room 41:  All 4 lunches—grab your lunch and join us for midday devotion.
  • US History retest
  • 8th grade Basketball vs. West Jones in the JUNGLE
  • FFA fruit arrives
Tuesday
Dec 5th
  • FCA @ 7:25 am in the gym
  • Biology I retest
  • Varsity Basketball vs. Columbia in the JUNGLE
  • Gold Horizons choreography w/ Ben Shrank
  • Soccer vs West Jones in the JUNGLE
Wednesday
Dec 6th
  • English I retest - Day 1
Thursday
Dec 7th
  • Algebra I retest
  • Student Advisory Meeting
Friday
Dec 8th
  • First Priority @ 7:25 am in the MS Chorus
  • P7 Bible Study during lunch (12:00 pm and 12:30 pm) in room 41
  • English I retest - Day 2
  • Future Leaders
  • Varsity Basketball @ South Jones
  • Christmas Caroling
  • Soccer vs West Lauderdale in the JUNGLE
Saturday
Dec 9th
  • Pearl Classic Basketball - vs Oak Grove
  • Wrestling Production (gym)
Sunday
Dec 10th
  • Beauty/Beau Pagenant practice: 2 pm in the PAC
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  
Drama Our senior play will be this Friday, Dec. 1, at 1:00 PM for all students who wish to attend. Cost is $3. Tickets will be sold Wednesday-Friday mornings.
FBLA Christmas Party Wednesday December 13th during 1st and 2nd lunch in Mrs. Culpepper's room.
FCA Tuesdays @ 7:25 in the Gym
FFA  
First Priority Fridays @ 7:25 in the MS Chorus Room
Gold Horizons Dessert Theatre Monday November 13th @ 6pm in the PAC.
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 FBLA Meeting changed to Monday morning @ 7:20 in Mrs. Culpepper’s room. FBLA pictures will be taken Monday morning. If you did not pay for a club t-shirt, check with Mrs. Culpepper or Ms. Bolivar to find out what you need to wear in the picture.
P7 Bible Study Fridays @ lunch 12:00 and 12:30 in room 41
Quiz Bowl  
Serteens
  • Attention members!!!! If you plan to come to the Serteen Christmas Party on 12/2 at 6PM you MUST sign up by 2:45 on Today, 11/28. Sign-up sheet is in room 35. If we don't have enough people to sign up we will NOT have the party!!
  • Tomorrow is the last day to bring shoes for our mission service project.
  • Serteen members if you want to spend some time with Santa at the Christmas Parade on 12/2 come by room 35 and sign up to throw candy!
  • We need serteens who want to earn service hours to sign up to work the concession stands at home basketball and soccer games. Sign up in room 35.
Senior Beta
  • We are taking up items for the Glory House Christmas Store.  Please bring toys, socks, pajamas, etc. by Thursday, November 30.  For a complete list, check your Remind messages or go by and see Mrs. Stroo.
  • Anyone that would like to work in the concession stand at home soccer games needs to go by and sign up with Mrs. Stroo.
Softball
  • There will be a “Just for the Guys” Volleyball tournament held Friday, December 15th from 8:30-9:15 am in the gym.  Team sign-up sheets are in the offices, please return to Coach Cavenaugh, Coach Brashier, or Keri Padgett by December 1st.  Teams must have 6-8 boys signed up to play and pay a team fee of $10.  Let’s see if you can dig as well as the girls!
  • Our softball team is selling Year of the Tiger cookbooks for $20. We are working hard to raise enough money to be able to continue renovating our softball facility. Please see any softball player, Coach Brashier, or Coach Cavenaugh to make your order! The cookbooks will be here before Thanksgiving! Thanks so much! :)
Student CouncilHigh School  
TARS
  • TARS members will be participating in a community service project from Nov. 13 - Dec. 15. Members will donate cleaning supplies (or $5 to Mrs. Smith to purchase supplies) to the Domestic Abuse Shelter in Laurel.
  • Senior members must participate in this project in order to be eligible to receive cords for graduation.
Tiger Pride Band
  • Marathon Cheese Sale: November 13-December 8—Delivery date on Dec. 18th.
  • Please see any Tiger Pride member to place your orders.
Tiger Vibe
  • Dessert Theatre Monday November 13th @ 6pm in the PAC.
Yearbook Staff
  • “Pink Out the Jungle” will be Tuesday, Nov. 14, prior to our soccer games with South....everyone in pink will be in a group photo taken after the launch!





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 December 2017 Calendar

Friday Dec 1 Drama production "Larceny and Old Lace" Senior Play:
*1:00 pm student performance
*7:00 pm public perforamnce
Saturday Dec 2 Laurel Christmas Parade
Soccer: The Show @ Sportsplex
Monday Dec 4 US History retest
8th grade Basketball vs. West Jones in the JUNGLE
FFA fruit arrives
Tuesday Dec 5 Biology I retest
Varsity Basketball vs. Columbia in the JUNGLE
Gold Horizons choreography w/ Ben Shrank
Soccer vs West Jones in the JUNGLE
Wednesday Dec 6 English I retest - Day 1
Thursday Dec 7 Algebra I retest
Student Advisory Meeting
Friday Dec 8 English I retest - Day 2
Future Leaders
Varsity Basketball @ South Jones
Christmas Caroling
Soccer vs West Lauderdale in the JUNGLE
Saturday Dec 9 Pearl Classic Basketball - vs Oak Grove
Wrestling Production (gym)
Sunday Dec 10 Beauty/Beau Pagenant practice: 2 pm in the PAC
Monday Dec 11 8th/9th grade Basektball @ Laurel
Tuesday Dec 12 Varsity Basketball @ Heidelberg
Triology: 7 pm in the PAC
Thursday Dec 14 8th/9th Basketball vs Heidelberg in the JUNGLE
Band Concert 6:30 pm
Soccer vs. NE Lauderdale in the JUNGLE
Friday Dec 15 Varsity Basketall @ Hattiesburg
Student Volleyball Tourney 8:30 am in the gym
Saturday Dec 16 Beauty/Beau Pageant 6 pm in the PAC
Archery tryouts 10 am (in the gym)
Monday Dec 18 Gold Horizons and Tiger Vibe Christmas Show 7 pm in the PAC
Tuesday Dec 19 Varsity Basketball vs. Heidelberg in the JUNGLE
Soccer vs. Richland in the JUNGLE
Wednesday Dec 20 Semester Exams: 1st, 3rd, 5th
Thursday Dec 21 Semester Exams: 2nd, 4th, 6th
Varsity Basketball vs. Wayne County in the JUNGLE
Friday Dec 22 Semester Exams: 7th
60% Student Day
Beginning of Christmas Break
Monday Dec 25 Merry Christmas
Friday Dec 29 Basketball: Bay Springs Christmas Tournament - vs. Newton @ 1 pm
Saturday Dec 30 Basketball: Bay Springs Christmas Tournament - vs. Leake Central @ 12:30 pm
Sunday Dec 31 New Year's Eve

 

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