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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.

It's Game Day in the Jungle!!!! Gooooooo TIGERS!!!!! We are... the TIGERS! We are... NORTHEAST!

Applications for NEJ Senior Who's Who, Mr. & Miss NEJ, and 9th grade Mr. & Miss Junior High are now available in the high school media center. Deadline for turning in an application to Ms. Jordan is Tuesday, October 4th at 12:55 p.m.

It's Fall, Y'all, and time to get your NEJ Sweatshirts and Hoodies
Hoodies and sweatshirts in athletic grey are now in and available for purchase! Sizes available are adult small thru 2X. Sweatshirts are $20 and hoodies are $25. To get your sweatshirt or hoodie, come by room 13, the high school or middle school office, or email Mrs. Rice today!

NEJ Sertoma Student of the Month for September

Bailee Elizabeth Hale

Northeast Jones Junior Bailee Elizabeth Hale was recently named Northeast Jones Sertoma Student of the Month for September, 2016.

The daughter of Cameron Hale of Sandersville, Bailee is a member of the Tiger Yearbook Staff and NEJ Serteens. She selected Mrs. Cindy Rice, NEJ English Instructor and Yearbook Sponsor, to accompany her to the Sertoma luncheon.


Pink Out the Jungle

October 14, 2016

It's that time of year! Time to show Tiger support for Breast Cancer Awareness! NEJ Yearbook and Serteens are sponsoring "Pink Out the Jungle" on Friday, October 14, 2016. Tents will be set up in the South Endzone with home made goodies, pink glo sticks, pink pom-poms, pink out shirts, pink bracelets, pink stickers, and many more items.

We will have a table set up for all survivors to receive a corsage. NEJ is honored to hold a special sky lantern ceremony at half time with lanterns availalbe in honor of cancer survivors and in rememberance of those who have lost their battle to cancer.

You can make a real difference and help save lives by making a contribution to the American Cancer Society with a minimum donation of $25 to CELEBRATE/IN HONOR of a breast cancer survivor and/or to REMEMBER/IN MEMORY of a loved one who lost their fight against breast cancer. The Sky Lanterns will be released during the halftime ceremony. Please contact any NEJ Yearbook or Serteen member, the school office, or print NEJ Pink Out Sky Lantern and return it to the school before October 12, 2016.

Pink Out Shirt available in sizes Adult Small - 4X Short-Sleeves $15
Designed by Yearbook Staff members B. Rigdon and M. Cruise
NEJ Tigers defeat the Heidelberg Oilers 40-28!!! Gooooooo TIGERS!!!! 

Congratulations to

KD Newell

Image courtsey of K. Windham, NEJ Yearbook Photographer

NEJ Player of the Game Week 4
NEJ vs. Heidelberg
Septmber 16, 2016

Sponsored by McAlister's Deli and SupertalkMS

Upcoming Events for the week of September 19th-25th 
Club and Organization Meetings/Practices
Tuesday Sept. 20th

Drama Practice: Leads only 5-7 p.m.

Wednesday Sept. 21st

Drama Practice: ALL fairytale creatures 3-5:30 p.m.

Thursday Sept. 22nd

Drama Practice: EVERYONE 5-7 p.m.

Fundraisers, Community Service Projects, and Activities
  • March of Dimes community service project - each member bring 2 bags of halloween candy
  • Sign up for district competion for paid members
  • All dues and membership forms should be turned in no later than Friday Sept. 30th
Key Club See Mr. Mills regarding the service project for Louisiana flood victims
Serteens Christian Food Mission canned food drive - bring small cans of vegetables/fruits, or 2 commercial cans of vegetables/fruits, or 3 items such as salt, flour, cornmeal, etc.
Senior Beta
  • Seniors and Sophmores pick up candy boxes ASAP from Mrs. Cruise. All Senior & Sophmore boxes and money are due to Mrs. Cruse by 2:45 on Wednesday Sept. 28th.
  • Juniors and Freshmen pick up candy boxes on Thursday Sept. 29th.
TARS Canned food drive for Christian Food Mission - due Friday 10/7
Tiger Pride Band Spirit Ribbons on sale Friday for the football game
Tiger Vibe Sweet Daddy's Kettlecorn - $10 a bag
Yearbook Staff NEJ tshirts now available! Scroll down for the information on the latest Tshirt or visit NEJ Yearbook

Dr. DeSantis visits AP Biology Students

Recently, Mrs. Flowers’ AP Biology class was joined by Obstetrician Gynecologist Dr. Robert DeSantis, MD, FACOG, from Laurel, MS. Dr. DeSantis spoke to the students about his calling to become a doctor and his passion for working with patients and delivering babies (more than 5,000 deliveries).

In addition, he pointed out the urgent need for future doctors as well as the necessary steps for students to take to enroll in medical school. Students asked questions and enjoyed the opportunity to be presented with a real life professional from the medical field. Thank you so very much Dr. DeSantis, MD.

NEJ 8th Grade Students Learn About Math Applications in the "Real World"
Dr. Kris Lightsey, a civil engineer from Neil Schaffer Engineering spoke to Mrs. Keri Padgett's 8th Grade Compacted Math class about how he uses the cancelling units method every day in his field. He spoke about the importance of accuracy and how he uses conversion factors using some sample problems from a current project he has been working on. He also helped the students work through some real world scenarios. Thank you, Dr. Lightsey for visiting with our students.

The NEJ Varsity Cheerleaders and Junior High Cheerleaders were a part of Spirit Day at Southern Miss Saturday, September 10th. In addition to attending the Cheer Clinic, the squads participated in the pre-game Eagle Walk with the USM Football players, cheerleaders, and The Pride of Mississippi band. During The Pride's pregame show, the NEJ Cheerleaders performed on the field! Way to go NEJ Cheer!!

WE ARE tshirts now available from the Yearbook Staff!

Dark charcoal soft WE ARE t-shirt in adult small thru 3X. Short sleeve are $15 and the long sleeve are $20.

The Alumni Fundraiser BBQ Plates for the NEJ vs Heidelburg game Friday September 16th are now available. Purchase your tickets from any Yearbook or Serteen member before September 12th!

NEJ vs SJ Pep Rally September 9, 2016 highlights


September Calendar

Sept. 1 Progress Reports
Tiger Yearbook Sales begins ONLINE $75.00
Slow Pitch vs Richton @ NEJ 5/6
Sept. 2 School Pictures
Sept. 5 Holiday - Labor Day
Sept 6 JV Football vs South Jones @ SJ 5/6:30
Sept. 8 Faculty Meeting 3pm HS Media Center
JV Football vs West Jones @ NEJ 5/6:30
Slow Pitch Softball vs Quitman @ Quitman 5/6
Sept. 9 Pep Rally NEJ vs South Jones 9:30
Varsity Football vs South Jones @ South Jones 7
Senior portrait deadline @ Scruggs Photography
Sept. 10 Softball Alumni Game & Hit-A-Thon 10-2
NEJ Cheerleaders @ USM Spirit Day
Sept. 12 JV Football vs West Jones @ WJ 5/6:30
Sept. 13 Slow Pitch Softball vs Wayne County @ Wayne County 5/6
Sept. 15 Slow Pitch Softball vs Richton @ NEJ 5/6
Sept. 16 Varsity Football vs. Heidelberg @ NEJ 7
Alumni BBQ Plate Fundraiser - Pickup in Cafeteria 4-6
Sept. 19 JV Football vs Laurel @ NEJ 5/6:30
Sept. 20 Correct Response to Bar T
Sept. 23 Varsity Football vs Taylorsville @ NEJ 7
Sept. 26 JV Football vs South Jones @ NEJ 5/6:30
Sept. 29 Slow Pitch Softball vs Newton County @ Newton County 5/6
Sept. 30 Varsity Football vs. NE Lauderdale @ NEJ 7

Order your 2017 Tiger Yearbook now!

The 2017 Tiger Yearbook is the 52nd yearbook for NEJ... We are packing it with photos and stories... Please don't miss this chance to preserve your memories forever!

The Tiger Yearbook cost is $75 from September 1st until November 30th, 2016. After that, the cost goes to $80; on March 31st, 2017 it increases to $90; on June 1st, 2017 the cost goes up to $100!!

For cash/check orders and payment plan orders, get a Tiger Yearbook Payment Plan order form from your 1st period teacher, Yearbook Staff, or high school/middle school offices.

For credit/debit card and check orders, you can contact the Herff Jones Yearbook Order Center at 1-866-287-3096 (8am - 5 pm) or order online at The School Order Number is 14669.

NEJ vs WJ August 26, 2016 Pep Rally highlights

2016 Varsity Cheer

The 2016 Northeast Jones Tiger Varsity Cheerleaders include the following students:
(Seated left to right) O. Johnston (Jr.), Co-Captain J. Early (Sr.), Co-Captain E. Shelton (Sr.), S. Smith (Sr.), T. Gallaspy (Sr.), and T. Jones (Soph.)
(Standing middle row left to right) P. Mapp (Soph.), E. Figueroa (Jr.), S. Lowery (Sr.), L. Gatlin (Sr.), L. Hankins (Jr.), K. Waller (Soph.), and K. Hodge (Soph.)
(Standing back row left to right) K. Clark (Soph.) and S. Brown (Soph.)

    Football Friday Themes and Pep Rallies
8/26 @ West Jones (8:30 Pep Rally) Western Day
9/1 (Th.) @ Bay Springs Superhero Day
9/9 @ South Jones (9:30 Pep Rally) Beach Day
9/16 Heidelberg Safari Day
9/23 Taylorsvile Camo Day
9/30 NE. Lauderdale (2:00 Pep Rally) Rockstar Day
10/7 @ West Lauderdale Disney Day
10/14 Quitman (8:30 HC Pep Rally) Flamingo Friday
10/21 Mendenhall (9:30 Pep Rally) Throwback Day
10/28 @ Newton County Halloween/Character Day

SuperTalk MS will be broadcasting all the NEJ football games this season on No matter where you are located, when the Tigers take the field you can be there as long as you have a cellphone, laptop or any other computer with internet service. Simply go to the website and click on the NEJ football helmet!
Also, each Friday night, SuperTalk MS will name a Player of the Game, sponsored by McAlister's Deli! Check back each week to see the previous games McAlister's Deli Player of the Game!

Thank you to SuperTalk MS and McAlister's Deli from the NEJ Tigers!

Dress for success and show your Tiger Spirit!

The yearbook staff has 2 amazing Tiger Tshirts avaialable. Both shirts are short sleeved, $15 each, and come in adult sizes small through 3X. Contact Mrs. Rice or any yearbook staff member to get your "Tiger Attire"!

NEJ Home shirt

Front Back
Home Back

This shirt is guaranteed to put you in a "Tiger State of Mind"

Fall Sports Schedules

2016 Tiger Varsity Football
Date Opponent Location Game Time
August 13 Fall Jamboree MSU - Starkville 1:00 PM
August 26 West Jones Away 7:00 PM
September 2 Bay Springs Away 7:00 PM
September 9 South Jones Away 7:00 PM
September 16 Heidelberg The Jungle 7:00 PM
September 23 Taylorsville The Jungle 7:00 PM
September 30 *NE Lauderdale The Jungle 7:00 PM
October 7 *West Lauderdale Away 7:00 PM
October 14 *Quitman (HC) The Jungle 7:00 PM
October 21 *Mendenhall (SR night) The Jungle 7:00 PM
October 28 *Newton County Away 7:00 PM
* District Games

2016 8th Grade and JV Football
Date Opponent Location Game Time
August 22 West Jones The Jungle 5:00/6:30 PM
September 6 South Jones Away 5:00/6:30 PM
September 12 West Jones Away 5:00/6:30 PM
September 19 Laurel The Jungle 5:00/6:30 PM
September 26 South Jones The Jungle 5:00/6:30 PM
October 11 Meridian Away 5:00/6:30 PM
October 13 Sumrall Away 6:00 PM

2016 NEJ Slowpitch Softball
Date Opponent Location Game Time
August 13 Taylorsville Tourn. Away TBA
August 18 Hattiesburg The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
August 20 Hattiesburg Tourn Away TBA
August 23 Wayne County The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
August 25 South Jones The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
August 30 Purvis Away 5:00/6:00 PM
September 1 Richton The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
September 8 *Quitman Away 5:00/6:00 PM
September 13 Wayne County Away 5:00/6:00 PM
September 15 Richton Away 5:00/6:00 PM
September 20 *Newton County The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
September 22 *Quitman The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
September 29 *Newton County Away 5:00/6:00 PM
October 4 Purvis The Jungle 5:00/6:00 PM
October 6 South Jones Away 5:00/6:00 PM
* District Games


2017 Senior Ad Info


Upload your fun photos here!!!
Use school code--NEJHS

Be sure to look at all the information about Senior ads and Senior portraits!!!


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