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Yearbook News

Yearbooks are available for purchase
online and in Room 13.

Order your 2019 book BEFORE January 1st
to take advantage of the discounted price!

To order your 2019 Tiger Yearbook online, go to

www.yearbookordercenter.com.

The School Order Number is 14669.


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Northeast Jones Semester Exam Schedule

MIDDLE SCHOOL EXAM SCHEDULE

Monday May 20th Tuesday May 21st Wednesday May 22nd Thursday May 23rd
We will run regular schedule on Monday.
Seventh period exams/4th Block Exams. 
We will test periods 1, 3, & 5 AND Blocks 1, 2, & 3. We will be blocking class periods.
The majority of block testing should be completed by end of this day, as all blocks are scheduled to test on either Monday or Tuesday.
1st Period/1st Block EXAM: 7:50-9:09

3rd Period/ 2nd Block EXAM: 9:14-10:30
4th Perod Lunch - Normal schedule
10:35-11:55
5th Period/3rd Block EXAM: 12:00 - 1:24
7th Period/4th Block: 1:20-2:45
We will test periods 2, 4, & 6. We will be blocking class periods. Block classes will be scheduled as follows. We will use the block classes on this day for make-up exams or work students need to finish.
2nd Period/1st Bock EXAM: 7:50-9:09

4th Period/2nd Block EXAM: 9:14-10:30
4th Perod Lunch - Normal schedule
10:35-11:55
6th Period/3rd Block EXAM: 12:00-1:24
(3rd Block should have already tested)
7th Period/4th Block EXAM: 1:29-2:45
(exam take on Monday)
Make-up Exams.
Regular Schedule


HIGH SCHOOL EXAM SCHEDULE
Monday May 20th Tuesday May 21st Wednesday May 22nd Thursday May 23rd
Regular class schedule
7th Period: 1:55-2:45 EXAM
1st Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
3rd Period: 9:40-11:25 EXAM
5th Period: 11:30-1:50 LUNCH AND EXAM
7th Period: 1:55-2:45
2nd Period: 7:50-9:35 EXAM
4th Period: 9:40-11:25 EXAM
5th Period: Lunch normal schedule 11:30-12:55
6th Period: 1:00-2:45 EXAM

Make-up Exams
Regular Schedule with dismissal at 12:30



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NEJ's Watts Named to AIMS All-State Archery Team

Watts, more information to follow


Congratulations to Colton Watts for being named to the AIMS All-State Archery Team. Colton will compete on May 4th for an opportunity to earn a scholarship. Over $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded at this event. We are proud of you and your accomplishments! Go Tigers!


Congratulations to the 2019 Northeast Jones Hall of Fame
Kailee Blackledge Josie Bonner Autumn Broadhead Lane Chancellor
Kailee Blackledge Josie Bonner Autumn Broadhead Lane Chancellor
Brittney Darbonne Denise Gutierrez Gabi Hodge Anna Landrum
Brittney Darbonne Denise Gutierrez Gabi Hodge Anna Landrum
Dev Patel Delmer Ponce Tatum Reid Josarah Slover
Dev Patel Delmer Ponce Tatum Reid Josarah Slover
A'mya Stevens Jana Stewart Shelbi Sumrall  
A'mya Stevens Jana Stewart Shelbi Sumrall  


NEJ's Hunter Wins District MCTM Math Competition
MCTM Math Compeition, more information to follow

Congratulations to the following students (L to R in photo: Lauren Hunter, Annabelle Ludt, Cade Pruitt, and Caedence Hodge) for being selected to compete in the District MCTM Math Competition at Jones College. Lauren Hunter won 1st place overall for 7th grade.  She will compete at the state level competition in April.



Northeast Jones FFA Competes at District
Senior Opening and Closing, more information to follow

Senior Opening & Closing
1st Place

(l-r) Leah Smith, Kennedie Clark, Matthew Powell, Gabi Hodge, Briana Middleton, Kennedy Brooks, Lara Wright.
   

Senior Parliamentary Procedure
3rd Place

(l-r) Kennedie Clark, Briana Middleton, Matthew Powell, Gabi Hodge, Kennedy Brooks, Lara Wright
Senior Parliamentary, more information to follow
   
Junior Parliamentary, more information to follow

Junior Parliamentary Procedure
2nd Place

(l-r) Trinity Touchstone, Javion Ducksworth, Emily Boone, Caedence Hodge, Jack Buckhaults, Anna Windham
   

Junior Tool ID
2nd Place

(l-r) Trinity Touchstone, Emily Boone, Caedence Hodge, Jack Buckhaults
Junior Tool, more information to follow
   
Welding, more information to follow

Welding
3rd Place

(l-r) Wyatt Hodge, Matthew Powell, Gabe Langley, Michiah Moss (not pictured)
   
Creed, more information to follow

National Creed Speaking
3rd Place

Kendall Myrick




Junior, more information to follow


Junior Extemporaneous Speaking
2nd Place

Caedence Hodge






NEJ Archery Team On Point for 2019 Season
Archery South State contestants

The 2019 Northeast Jones Archery team has had another excellent season, recently placing 3rd out of 18 teams in our division at South State competition.
Colton W, more information to follow Denise G, more information to follow Jonathan M, more information to follow Lawson M, more information to follow

Colton Watts shoots a perfect score.

Denise Gutierrez has 4 perfect scores this season.

Jonathan Moss shoots a perfect score.

Lawson Moncivais shoots a perfect score.

Northeast Jones FFA Excells at Black and Gold Federation Competition

Senior Opening and closing, more information to follow Senior Parliamentary Team, more information to follow

The Northeast Jones FFA Senior Opening & Closing Team won 1st place in the recent Black Gold Federation FFA Contest. Members include: (l-r) Lara Wright, Matthew Powell, Gabi Hodge, Leah Smith, Kennedy Brooks, Briana Middleton.  Not pictured – Kennedie Clark.

The Northeast Jones FFA Senior Parliamentary Procedure Team took 2nd place at the recent Black Gold Federation FFA. Members include:(l-r) Lara Wright, Matthew Powell, Gabi Hodge, Kennedy Brooks, Briana Middleton.
Senior Tool, more information to follow Junior Opening and Closing team, more information to follow

The Northeast Jones FFA Senior Tool Team won 3rd place at the recent Black Gold Federation FFA Contest. Members include: (l-r) Timothy Powell, Toby Sykes, Brooke Moore, Kearis McGilberry.

The NEJ Junior FFA Opening & Closing Team took 3rd place at the Black Gold Federation FFA Contest. Members include: (l-r) Cole Knotts, Trinity Touchstone, Emily Boone, Caedence Hodge, Jack Buckhaults, Anna Windham, Javion Ducksworth.
Junior Parliamentary Team, more information to follow Junior tool, more information to follow

The NEJ Junior FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team won 1st Place at the Black Gold Federation FFA Contest. Members indluce: (l-r) Trinity Touchstone, Emily Boone, Caedence Hodge, Jack Buckhaults, Anna Windham, Javion Ducksworth.
The NEJ Junior FFA Tool ID team won 2nd place at the Black Gold Federation FFA Contest. Members include:(l-r) Trinity Touchstone, Emily Boone, Caedence Hodge, Jack Buckhaults.
National creed, more informationto follow Junior Extemporaneous, more information to follow Senior prepared speaking, more information to follow Senior extemporaneous, more information to follow

Kendall Myrick
Northeast Jones FFA
1st - National Creed
Black Gold Federation FFA Contest

Caedence Hodge
Northeast Jones FFA
2nd - Junior Extemporaneous Speaking
Black Gold Federation FFA Contest

Kennedie Clark
Northeast Jones FFA
1st - Senior Prepared Public Speaking
Black Gold Federation FFA Contest

Briana Middleton
Northeast Jones FFA
Senior Extemporaneous Speaking
Black Gold Federation FFA Contest
Welding, more information to follow Senior tractor, more information to follow Junior Creed, more information to follow

Matthew Powell
Northeast Jones FFA
2nd - Arc Welding
Black Gold Federation FFA Contest
(Not pictured: Gabe Langley, Wyatt Hodge, Michiah Moss)

Dalton Breland

Northeast Jones FFA
3rd - Tractor Operations & Maintenance
Black Gold Federation FFA Contest
  (Not pictured Wyatt Hodge. Alternates were Toby Sykes and Timothy Powell)

Caedence Hodge
Northeast Jones FFA
3rd - Junior Creed Speaking
Black Gold Federation competition



NEJ's Bunch Signs with Holmes
Bunch, more information to follow

Surrounded by family and friends wearing "Team Gabby" t-shirts, Gabby Bunch signed to play basketball for Holmes Community College next year! Congratulations Gabby!


2019 NEJ Tigers Varsity Baseball Schedule

Date Opponent Location Times
Feb 16 Jamboree Enterprise
tba
Feb 19 Stringer West Jones
4:00 pm
Feb 21 Enterprise West Jones
4:00 pm
Feb 23 Taylorsville Taylorsville
1:00 / 3:00 pm
Feb 26 Richton Richton
5:00 / 7:00 pm
Feb 28 Hattiesburg Pearl River CC
6:30 pm
March 2 Wayne Academy
Parklane Academy
Wayne Academy
11:00 am
1:00 pm
March 5 Quitman Quitman
5:00 / 7:00 pm
March 7 Wayne Academy NEJ - The Jungle
2:00 pm
March 8 Quitman
Morton
NEJ - The Jungle
5:00 pm
7:00 pm
March 11 Magee Magee
4:00 / 6:00 pm
March 12 Perry Central Perry Central
4:00 / 6:00 pm
March 19 Mendenhall Mendenhall
5:00 / 7:00 pm
March 22 Mendenhall NEJ - The Jungle
5:00 / 7:00 pm
March 23 Bay
Seminary
Laurel
NEJ - The Jungle
12:00 pm
4:00 / 6:00 pm
March 26 Newton County NEJ - The Jungle
5:00 / 7:00 pm
March 29 Newton County Newton County
5:00 / 7:00 pm
March 30 Wayne County
Richton
Waynesboro
Waynesboro
11:00 / no jv / 1:00 pm
4:00 pm
April 2 Northeast Lauderdale NE Lauderdale
5:00 / 7:00 pm
April 5 Northeast Lauderdale NEJ - The Jungle
5:00 / 7:00 pm
April 6 Enterprise NEJ - The Jungle
10 / 12/ 2:00 / 4:00 pm
April 9 West Lauderdale Collinsville
5:00 / 7:00 pm
April 12 West Lauderdale NEJ - The Jungle
5:00 / 7:00 pm
April 13 Taylorsville NEJ - The Jungle
1:00 / 3:00 pm
April 15 Perry Central * Senior Night NEJ - The Jungle
4:00 / 6:00 pm
April 16 Hattiesburg Hattiesburg
6:00 pm
April 19, 20, 21: 1st Round Playoffs
April 26, 27, 29: 2nd Round Playoffs
May 4, 5, 7: 3rd Round Playoffs
May 10, 11, 12: South State
May 14 - 18: State Championship

 

2019 NEJ Junior High Baseball Schedule

Date Opponent Location Game Time
Feb. 16 Enterprise Away
10 & 11 am
Feb. 19 Wayne County Home
5 & 7 pm
Feb. 21 West Jones Home
5 & 7 pm
Feb. 25 Sumrall Away
5 & 7 pm
Feb. 28 Seminary/South Jones Home
4 / 5:30 / 7 pm
March 4 Seminary Away
5 & 7 pm
March 18 Wayne Academy Home
5 & 7 pm
March 21 Sumrall Home
5 & 7 pm
March 23 South Jones Away
10 & 12
March 30 Wayne County Away
11 am
April 1 Wayne Academy Away
5 & 7 pm
April 6 Enterprise Home
10 & 12
April 8 Petal Away
5 & 7 pm
April 11 Petal Home
5 & 7 pm
April 15 West Lauderdale Away
5 & 7 pm






News and Events for April 30th - May 11th, 2019

Senior News
Sr. Meeting Senior meeting Friday, May 3, at 9:30 AM in the PAC.  All seniors need to be in attendance.  Important class night and graduation information will be discussed.
Sr. Fee Please pay the senior fee of $40 by Friday, May 3!
Cap and Gowns Caps/Gowns will be handed out starting May 6. All fees MUST be paid before you can pick up your cap and gown.
Class Night Class Night – May 10 at 6PM:  Seniors meet at 5:00 in the cafeteria. Do not wear the awards from previous years to this. Save those for graduation. Attire: Cap/gown. CAP & GOWN ATTIRE: Boys wear dress shoes w/socks, dress pants, and a white, collared shirt w/ tie.  Girls wear nice dress and dark dress shoes
Graduation Practice Graduation Practice – May 15 from 8AM-11AM (Wear the shoes you intend to wear at graduation!)
Graduation Graduation – May 17 at 7PM: Arrive EARLY! (By 6:00 PM) Parking is always difficult. Darrin’s Photography will be there taking graduation pictures that night, don’t forget!
   
Junior News
Jones The Jones recruiter will be here at 8:30 on Wednesday, May 1 to speak with all juniors about Jones College
 
Weekly Student, Club, and Organization Meetings/Practices/Events Calendar
Monday
April 30th
  • High School LUNCH MEET will meet every Monday in room 41 for both HS lunch breaks.
  • Middle School will meet the last Monday of each month in room 41 during both MS lunch breaks
Tuesday
May 1st
  • FCA in the gym at 7:25 AM
Wednesday
May 2nd
 
Thursday
May 3rd
  • First Priority in Mrs. Angie Hodge’s room @ 7:25
  • Table Tennis after school in the gym lobby
Friday
May 4th
  • P-7 Bible Study both high school lunches in the Lunch Meet room.
  • Black and gold scrimmage Friday at 2:15.  Cost will be $2 for students to attend.  Concessions will be available.
Monday
May 7th
  • High School LUNCH MEET will meet every Monday in room 41 for both HS lunch breaks.
  • Middle School will meet the last Monday of each month in room 41 during both MS lunch breaks
  • Band Spring Concert will be on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at 6:30 PM.
  • Volleyball Mandatory Parent Meeting
Tuesday
May 8th
  • FCA in the gym at 7:25 AM
Wednesday
May 9th
 
Thursday
May 10th
  • First Priority in Mrs. Angie Hodge’s room @ 7:25
  • Table Tennis after school in the gym lobby
Friday
May 11th
  • P-7 Bible Study both high school lunches in the Lunch Meet room.
  • 2nd annual “Clash of the Classes” competition.  Each class 7th-12th grades will have an 8 person team to compete in various events.  The class with the most points will be crowned the champion.  Cost for this event will be $2.
Fundraisers, Community Service Projects, and Activities
Community Events  
AP English  
Archery  
Art  
Baseball  
Basketball  
Cheer  
Cross Country  
Crown Club  
Drama  
FBLA  
FCA Tuesdays in the gym at 7:25 AM. Please come and join us.
FFA  
First Priority First Priority is Thursdays in Mrs. Angie Hodge’s room.  It will meet every Thursday morning @ 7:25.
Football  
Gold Horizons
  • Gold Horizons show choir tryouts will be April 30 and May 1.  See Dr. Myers in the chorus room for details.
Golf  
Hell Fighters  
Junior Beta  
Key Club  
Lunch Meet
  • High School LUNCH MEET will meet every Monday in room 41 for both HS lunch breaks.
  • Middle School will meet the last Monday of each month in room 41 during both MS lunch breaks.
Middle School FBLA  
P7 Bible Study
  • Fridays during both high school lunches in the Lunch Meet room.
Quiz Bowl  
Serteens  
Senior Beta Sr. Beta is selling Kiss a Senior Goodbye bags for $1 each.  These bags are to be delivered only to seniors at graduation practice.  Anyone can buy a bag to tell a senior “goodbye”.  See Mrs. Stroo in room 1B to buy a bag. Last day to purchase is Monday, 5/13/19.
Softball We will be having Junior High Softball tryouts for all current 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls on Tuesday, May 7, at 3:15 at the softball field. We will be having JV/Varsity tryouts for all current 9th, 10th and 11th grade girls on Thursday, May 9, at 3:15. I will have sign-up sheets in the middle school and high school offices starting today.
Soccer  
Student CouncilHigh School  
Swim
  • If you are interested in becoming a member of the NEJ Swim Team, sign-up sheets are in the high school and middle school offices. Tryouts will be in May, and season begins in August!
  • See Mr. Smith in the middle school for information.
TGIF  
TARS  
Table Tennis
  • Thursdays after school in the gym lobby
  • Open tournament for students and adults on Thursday, May 9 right after school. Entry is $5 (even for members). Both of these fundraisers will go toward helping us buy another table for our club. Please consider helping out! See Coach Reid or Coach Stroo.
Tennis Tennis tryouts are Tuesday, May 14, for girls and Thursday, May 16, for boys at Daphne Courts in Laurel from 3:30 to 5:15 each day.  There will be an information sheet available starting this afternoon in the high school and middle school offices.
Tiger Pride Band Our Spring Concert will be on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at 6:30 PM.
Tiger Vibe  
Volleyball There will be a mandatory parent meeting for 2019 Volleyball team members on Tuesday, May 7, @ 5:30 in the Middle School Media Center.
Yearbook News  









Northeast Jones Tennis Clinic

Tiger Tennis, more information to follow There will be a tennis clinic every Monday from 4:00-5:00 at the Laurel Country Club for any player that desires to improve their skill level before tryouts.

Cost is $10.






NEJ May 2019 Calendar

Wednesday May 1 8th ELA Test
JCJC meet with 11th Grade - PAC
Gold Horizons Auditions 3:00 pm
Thursday May 2 Biology Test
Friday May 3 Math/Algebra Testing
Monday May 6 Tennis Banquet @ Journey 6:30
8th Grade Science Test
AP Gov. Test 8:00 a.m.
AP Env. Science Test 12:00 p.m.
Gold Horizons Banquet @ Life Church 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday May 7 Algebra Test
AP Physics 12:00 p.m.
Band Spring Concert
Wednesday May 8 Algebra
AP Eng IV 8:00 a.m.
Thursday May 9 8th Math
AP Chemistry 8:00 a.m.
Parent Meeting for Swim 5:30 p.m.
Friday May 10 Awards Day
Class Night 6:00 p.m.
Monday May 13 Sr. Exams
8th Science/Biology/U.S. History
AP Biology 8:00 a.m.
Baseball Banquet @ Brookside Barn @ 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday May 14 Sr. Exams
7th/8th ELA
Tennis Tryouts (Girls)
Gold Horizons Meeting @ 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday May 15 Sr. Exams
7th/8th ELA
AP Eng III 8:00 a.m.
Graduation Practice 8-11
Thursday May 16 Make-up Test AP World History 8:00 a.m.
Tennis Tryouts (Boys)
Band Banquet @ Life Church 6:30 p.m.
Friday May 17 Tennis Tryouts (make-up)
Graduation 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday May 21 Semester Exams
Wednesday May 22 Semester Exams
Thursday May 23 Semester Exams
60% Day
Friday May 24 Staff Development

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