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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.

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

2016-2017 NEJ Yearbook Information - Order yours TODAY!!

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2016 NEJ Beauty and Beau Pageant

Take a look at our newest webpages Northeast Jones Correct Response, Northeast Jones FBLA, Northeast Jones Serteens,
Northeast Jones Senior Beta and Northeast Jones Academic Bowl


March Student of the Month

Northeast Jones Girls Volleyball Tryout Information

A clinic with WCU will take place on March 28 & 29. Tryouts will take place on March 30.  See Coach Brashier or Coach Padgett for details.

Tiger Swim Team

Sign-ups for next year’s swim team are in the middle and high school office. If you are interested, sign the list and pick up a packet. There will be a mandatory meeting on April 5, 2017 at 5:30 pm in the Middle School Media Center. If you have any questions, see Mr. Smith in the middle school.

Annie Auditions


News and Events for March 20th - 26th, 2017

Senior News/Activites
ACT News ACT English and Reading Workshop on campus Thursday, March 30. See Mrs. Cooley to sign-up.  Cost is $25—only 30 spots.
Scholarship Opportunities
  • Kiwanis Club Scholarship forms (Due March 31) are in the Career Center (Rm. 2 Building 1)
  • Senior TARS Members: You may pick up a scholarship application from Mrs. Smith from March 9th - March 31st.  The deadline to submit your application will be Monday, April 3, 2017.
Cap and Gown Fee Beginning on January 1, a late fee was added for those that have NOT already ordered their Cap and Gown.  If you have NOT ordered your Cap and Gown, you will need to do so by calling the Jostens Jackson office at 601-362-0020 to order over the telephone.  If you have already ordered and still have a balance, you can bring your payments to the attendance office.  Checks need to be made payable to Jostens Service Center.
Senior Fee Senior Fee $40 should be paid to Mrs. Felecia in the attendance office. This fee is for rental of the Magnolia Center, diploma printing, etc.  It is separate from cap and gown and is payable to NEJ.
Weekly Student, Club, and Organization Meetings/Practices/Events Calendar
Monday
Mar. 20th
  • Swim team sign ups in middle and high school offices.
  • Jr. Beta Convention: Biloxi
  • Jr. High - 7th Baseball vs. Quitman in the JUNGLE: 5 & 7pm
  • Jr. High -8th/9th Baseball @ Sacred Heart: 5 & 7pm
  • Archery @ Columbia - South State
Tuesday
Mar. 21st
  • Swim team sign ups in middle and high school offices.
  • Jr. Beta Convention: Biloxi
  • Varsity Baseball vs. Newton in the JUNGLE: 5 & 7pm
  • Fast Pitch Softball @ Quitman: 5 & 6:30pm
  • Tennis vs. West Lauderdale in Meridian: 4pm
Wednesday
Mar. 22nd
  • Swim team sign ups in middle and high school offices.
  • 9th Grade trip to Career Tech Center: Boys in the AM - Girls in the PM
Thursday
Mar. 23rd
  • Mandatory FBLA Meeting for those attending convention: 7:20am in Mrs. Tew's room.
  • Swim team sign ups in middle and high school offices.
  • Volleyball: money & forms due
  • FFA District @ JCJC
  • Tennis vs. Sylvia Bay @ JCJC: 3:30pm
  • Jr. High Baseball vs Wayne County in the JUNGLE: 5 & 7pm
  • Fast Pitch Softball vs Taylorsville in the JUNGLE: 5 & 6:30pm
  • Report Cards Issued
Friday
Mar. 24th
  • Swim team sign ups in middle and high school offices.
  • Gold Horizons to NYC
  • Varsity Baseball @ Newton County: 5 & 7pm
  • Fast Pitch Softball @ Greene County: 5 & 6:30pm
  • TGIF
Saturday
Mar. 25th
  • Gold Horizons in NYC
  • Varsity Baseball @ West Jones: 12 & 2pm
  • Jr. High - 8th/9th Baseball @ West Jones after Varsity game
Sunday
Mar. 26th
  • Gold Horizons in NYC
Fundraisers, Community Service Projects, and Activities
AP Biology NEJ Rain Jacket: $40, sizes: Small-3XL—Mrs. Flowers’ AP Biology class is selling these jackets to help fund their AP exams.  Go by Mrs. Flowers’ room or see one of her AP Bio students.
FBLA Mandatory FBLA Meeting Thursday March 23rd for those attending convention: 7:20am in Mrs. Tew's room.
FFA  
Junior Beta Convention March 19-March 21!
Key Club  
Serteens
  • Serteens is having a canned food drive for the Glory House in Laurel.  There is a Barrel outside Mrs. Thrash’s room for canned food items.  Items needed are peanut butter, jelly, canned vegetables, fruits, instant oatmeal, grits, soup, juice boxes, sugar, flour, coffee, cups, paper plates, pudding cups, etc.  Anything and everything will be appreciated.  Serteens, this is for 3 community service hours.  You MUST bring at least 5 items to receive 3 hours.  All of these items can be brought for little expense at Dollar Tree or Dollar General. 
  • The last day to bring items for the Glory House is Wed., April 5.
  • Congratulations to Gwen Rowzee.  Gwen has been chosen as Sertoma’s Student of the Month for March.  Gwen and a teacher of her choice will be recognized on Thursday, March 23 at the Sertoma luncheon at the Laurel Country Club.  Gwen, go see Mrs. Thrash ASAP.
Senior Beta Pie a Teacher in the Face! Congratulations to Mr. & Mrs. Langley and Mrs. Rice for reaching the goal!!!! These teachers will get a pie in the face at the talent show finals.
TARS Senior TARS Members: You may pick up a scholarship application from Mrs. Smith from March 9th - March 31st.  The deadline to submit your application will be Monday, April 3, 2017.
Tiger Pride Band The Northeast Jones Tiger Pride is having their annual Spring Fling on April 1st from 9am to 3pm.
Tiger Vibe T-shirt fundraiser: Each shirt and tank is $15 with the 2X an additional $1.50 and the 3X an additional $2. See any Tiger Vibe member or Mrs. Hodge to order.
Yearbook Staff
  • Yearbook has a very limited number of t-shirts left from the fall...all shirts are $5.00!
  • The yearbook must now be purchased online.
  • SALE of 2017 Tiger Yearbook: January 1 until March 30, the cost is $80.00! On March 31, the cost goes up to $90.00. On May 31, the online sale ends and books cost $100.00 at the NEJ Open House on August 1, 2017! PLEASE, buy your book early. To order your Yearbook online go to www.yearbookordercenter.com. The School Order Number is 14669.
  • NEJ tshirts now available! Scroll down for the information on the latest Tshirt or visit NEJ Yearbook

 

NEJ March 2017 Calendar

Wednesday March 1  
Thursday March 2 Pep Rally for Girls Varisty Basketball Team: 1:20pm
Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Byhalia: 5:30pm Jackson Coliseum - State 4A Playoff Game
Jr. High Baseball @ Wayne County: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball @ Richton: 5/6:30pm
Friday March 3 Baseball @ Richton: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball vs. FCAHS in the JUNGLE: 5/6:30pm
Tennis vs. Laurel @ Sportsplex: 3:30pm
Saturday March 4 Gold Horizons competing @ Jackson Academy
Dixie Nationals
Monday March 6 Soccer Banquet @ Life Church: 6pm
Jr. High-7th Baseball @ Laurel: 5/7pm
Jr. High -8th/9th Baseball vs. Greene County in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Archer @ LCS: 4pm
Fast Pitch Softball @ South Jones 5/6:30pm
Tuesday March 7 9th Graders to JCJC Career Center (Boys morning/Girls after lunch)
Baseball vs. Jackson Prep in the JUNGLE: 6pm
Fast Pitch Softball vs. Wayne County in the JUNGLE: 5/6:30pm
Archery vs. Quitman in the JUNGLE: 4pm
Tennis @ Tatum Park(Hattiesburg) vs. FCAHS: 4pm
Thursday March 9 FFA Federation Contest @ JCJC
9th Grade ENG to New Orleans
Baseball vs. South Jones in the JUNGLE - NEJ Tournament: 2pm
Jr. Baseball @ Enterprise: 5:30/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball @ NE Lauderdale: 5/6:30pm
Tennis @ Wayne County: 2:30pm
Friday March 10 Tiger Walk-A-Thon
Mugshot Burger Day
Baseball vs. Quitman in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Archery @ Columbia: 4pm
End of 3rd Nine Weeks
Saturday March 11 Baseball vs. Enterprise in the JUNGLE - NEJ Tournament: 7pm
Gold Horizons @ Oak Grove Magnolia Invitational
Monday March 13 SPRING BREAK
Baseball vs. Wayne County in the JUNGLE: 4/6pm
Fast Pitch Softball @ West Jones: 11/12:30pm
Tuesday March 14 SPRING BREAK
Wednesday March 15 SPRING BREAK
Thursday March 16 SPRING BREAK
Friday March 17 SPRING BREAK
Baseball @ QV Sykes Rush Tournament (Meridian) vs. Morton: 3:30pm
Saturday March 18 Baseball @ Quitman: 1 and 3pm
Powerlifting @ South Pike
Sunday March 19 Jr. Beta Convention - Biloxi
Monday March 20 Jr. Beta Convention - Biloxi
Jr. High-7th Baseball vs. Quitman in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Jr. High-8th/9th Baseball @ Sacred Heart: 5/7pm
South State Archery
Tuesday March 21 Jr. Beta Convention
Baseball vs. Newton in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball @ Quitman: 5/6:30pm
Tennis @ West Lauderdale (Meridian): 4pm
South State Archery
Wednesday March 22 9th Grade trip to Career Tech Center (Boys morning/Girls afternoon)
Jr. High and Varsity Cheer Practice: 3-4pm
Thursday March 23 FFA District JCJC
Jr. High Baseball vs. Wayne County: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball vs. Taylorsville: 5/6:30pm
Tennis vs. Sylva Bay @ JCJC: 3:30pm
Report Cards
Friday March 24 Gold Horizons to NYC
Baseball @ Newton County: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball @ Green County: 5/6:30pm
TGIF
Saturday March 25 Gold Horizons to NYC
Baseball @ West Jones: 12/2pm
Jr. High-8th/9th Baseball @ West Jones after Varsity game
Varsity Baseball vs. Wayne County @ WJ 4:30pm
Sunday March 26 Gold Horizons to NYC
Monday March 27 Gold Horizons return
Jr. High-7th Baseball @ Raleigh: 4/5:30pm
Jr. High-8th/9th Baseball vs. Wayne Academy in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball vs. Newton County 5/7pm
Tennis @ West Jones: 3:30pm
Tuesday March 28 Girls Volleyball Clinic
Baseball @ West Lauderdale: 5/7pm
Archery @ home
NEJ Talent Show: 6:30
Wednesday March 29 Girls Volleyball Clinic
Jr. High and Varsity Cheer Practice: 3-4pm
Thursday March 30 NEJ Talent Show 1:30
Girls Volleyball Tryouts
Jr. High Baseball vs. South Jones in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball vs. NE Lauderdale in the JUNGLE: 5/6:30pm
Archery vs. South Jones in the JUNGLE: 4pm
Friday March 31 FFA State Contest @ MSU
Baseball vs. W. Lauderdale in the JUNGLE: 5/7pm
Fast Pitch Softball vs. Richton in the JUNGLE: 5/6:30pm Tennis @ Newton County: 4:30pm

Lady Tigers District 5 champion, information to follow

NEJ Lady Tigers Pep Rally! The Elite Eight, Big House Bound!!!!

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Pep Rally

 




Northeast Jones Senior Beta Wins 2nd in Living Literature at MS Beta Convention with
"The Great Gatsby"












NEJ Sr. Betas participataing in the Living Literature competition: Eli Adams, Jacob Taylor, Ryan Gatlin, Anna Landrum, Jaylen Padgett, Courtney Lee, Shelbi Sumrall, Emma Brownlee.
For more pictures and information about NEJ's Senior Beta, please visit our webpage Northeast Jones Senior Beta

 

NEJ Senior Beta Club: Betas Go Beyond video wins 1st Place Technology at MS Beta Convention

 


NEJ Serteens Help Spread LOVE with Flowers for Scholarships

Serteens sell Flower, information to follow
The Northeast Jones Serteens recently completed a service project to raise scholarship funds for NEJ Alumni Scholarships, which benefit NEJ students. The theme for the service project was "Flowers for Scholarships". Serteen members took orders for individual flowers as well as bouquets. On Valentines Day, Serteen members successfully delivered all flower orders by the beginning of 1st period. Thank you NEJ students, parents, faculty, and administration for supporting our students by helping raise money for our NEJ Alumni Scholarships. Pictured left to right: Savannah Smith, Mallory Jearreau, Harleigh Howell, and Emma Brownlee.

Northeast Jones FBLA Wins at Southern District Conference

On February 2, 2017, The Northeast Jones FBLA attended the Southern District Leadership Conference held at Jone County Junior College. At this competition, 16 members qualified to compete at the state conference in April.

Brett Benigno Camille Hankins Sadie Braddock Savanna Brown
Brett Benigno
1st Place Job Interview
Camille Hankins
1st Place Journalism
Sadie Braddock
1st Place Business Calculations
Savanna Brown
1st Place Intro to Parliamentary Procedure
Braxton Dykes
2nd Place Cyber Security
Zoe Graves
2nd Place Origanizational Leadership
Evan Page
2nd Place Computer Problem Solving
Daniel Shelton
2nd Place Business Calculations
Jeremy Wilson
2nd Place Business Law
Emma Brownlee
3rd Place Networking Concepts
Tatum Reid
3rd Place FBLA Principles & Procedures
Araceli Figueroa
4th Place Accounting I
Abby Dykes
4th Place Intro to Business Procedures
Hannah Hickson and Kayla Curtis
5th Place Global Business
Caitlyn Holifield
6th Place Advertising

 



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