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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.

Quick links to NEJ October Calender | NEJ Weekly Activities Calendar

It's Game Day in the Jungle and Senior Night for Varsity Football, Varsity Cheer, and Tiger Pride!!!! Let's go Tigers!!!! We are... the TIGERS! We are... NORTHEAST!

Congratulations NEJ Lady Tiger Slow-Pitch Softball on an oustanding, recording setting season! We are PROUD of the LADY TIGERS!!!!!

Congratulations to

Alandis Jones

Image courtsey of K. Windham, NEJ Yearbook Photographer

NEJ Player of the Game Week 8
NEJ vs. Quitman
October 14, 2016

Sponsored by McAlister's Deli and SupertalkMS

All Superior NEJ Tiger Pride

The NEJ Tiger Pride competed in the Wayne County Band Competition on Saturday October 15, 2016. In addition to receiving all superior ratings, the band received Best in Class for Colorgaurd, Percussion, Music, General Effect, Visual, and Band in addition to placing 4th overall! Congratulations Mr. Langley, Mrs. Langley, and the entire Tiger Pride Marching Band!

Upcoming Events for the week of October 17th-23rd 
Senior News/Activites
Senior Fees $40 should be paid to Mrs. Felecia in the attendance office.
Wednesday Oct. 19th Phil Talley with Jostens will return to NEJ for Josten senior orders - 10 a.m.
Weekly Student, Club, and Organization Meetings/Practices/Events Calendar
Monday Oct. 17th
  • Quiz Bowl vs PCS @ NEJ 4:30 p.m.
  • Report Cards issued
Tuesday Oct. 18th
  • FBLA Officers to Fall Leadership Conference
  • Lady Tiger Slow-Pitch Softball South State Championship Games at Newton County 5:30 p.m. (best of 3)
  • Drama Practice: All Act 2 5-7 p.m.
Wednesday Oct. 19th
  • PSAT for 11th grade AP Language students 8 a.m.
  • TARs meeting in Mrs. Smith's room 7:25 a.m.
  • Drama Practice: All Fairy Tale Creatures 3-5 p.m.
Thursday Oct. 20th Gold Horizons Fall Showcase 7 p.m.
Friday Oct. 21st
  • Senior Day Pep Rally 9:30 a.m.
  • Spirit/Dress up theme - Throwback Day
  • NEJ vs Mendenhall 7 p.m. kickoff
Fundraisers, Community Service Projects, and Activities
  • March of Dimes community service project through October- each member bring 2 bags of halloween candy
  • Members are selling 50 cent raffle tickets for a "Spook Basket" which includes, candy, candle, and a $25 gift certificate. This is a March of Dimes fundraiser.
  • Any member missing last weeks meeting needs to go by and see Mrs. Tew to get information
FFA Fruit and Meat sale going on until Oct. 31. See an FFA member to order
Key Club See Mr. Mills regarding the service project for Louisiana flood victims
  • 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.
  • Serteens t-shirts are in and should be picked up before or after school. Members must be PAID to pick up their shirt.
Senior Beta

Senior Beta Convention payment schedule

  • $75 due Friday 11/4
  • $75 due Monday 12/5
Tiger Pride Band Spirit Ribbons on sale Friday for the football game
Yearbook Staff NEJ tshirts now available! Scroll down for the information on the latest Tshirt or visit NEJ Yearbook


  • Take a look at the NEJ Tiger Gear for all your Tiger Spirit apparel!
  • NEJ FBLA created and designed by NEJ Web Design student R. Jefferson
  • NEJ Counselor's Webpage created and designed by NEJ Web Design student D. Patel
  • NEJ Middle School Student Council created and designed by NEJ Web Design student A. Jones
  • NEJ Serteens created and designed by NEJ Web Design student C. Brousard
  • NEJ TARS created and designed by NEJ Web Design student W. Anderson
  • NEJ Tiger Vibe Middle School Show Choir created and designed by NEJ Web Design student J. Golobay

  • NEJ is honored to announce the
    2016 NEJ Homecoming Queen and her Court

    Back row (l-r): Carson Ellis (7th Grade Escort), Ashley Blue (7th Grade Maid), Daygen Warren (Freshman Escort), Shai Moore (Freshman Maid), Jana Stewart (Sophomore Maid), Dalton Calhoun (Sophomore Escort), Wesley Taylor (8th Grade Escort), Starr Prince--not pictured (8th Grade Maid)

    Middle row (l-r): Alec McCormick (Junior Escort), Bethany Rigdon (Junior Maid), Isaiah Rogers (Football Maid Escort), Nyanna Mapp (Football Maid), Baye Lubin (Football Maid), J. J. Kepley (Football Maid Escort), Katie Windham (Senior Maid), Brett Benigno (Senior Escort)

    Front row (l-r): Zach Matthews (Tiger Escort), Summer Hutto (Tiger Maid), Dylan Greer (Student Body Escort), A'mya Stevens (Student Body Maid), Eli Adams (Honor Escort), Caroline Jones (Maid of Honor), Dakeiya Cooley (Maid of Honor), Willis Gully (Honor Escort), Paige Wilson (Student Body Maid), Austin McCormick (Student Body Escort), Bryce Bedwell (FFA Escort), Gabi Hodge (FFA Sweetheart)

    Order your Homecoming T-shirts now! The t-shirts have a retro-throwback football helmet on the front and the NEJ Homecoming Court and field on the back! T-shirts are $15, short sleeve, and available in Adult Small through Adult XXL. See Mrs. Rice or any Yearbook Staff member to get your shirt!

    Show your TIGER SPIRIT with a Tiger Scarf

    The NEJ Soccer team is selling NEJ Tiger Scarves! Purchase your scarf today by contacting the high school office or Coach Reid! Buy 1 for $15 or 2 for $25! The scarf is on display in the high school office.

    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 October Calendar

    Saturday Oct. 1 Band Compeption @ Oak Grove
    Monday Oct. 3 8th and JV Football @ Meridian 5/6:30 p.m.
    Tiger Vibe Parent Meeting
    Tuesday Oct. 4 Slow Pitch Softball vs. Purvis @ NEJ
    TGIF - 7th Grade
    Quiz Bowl @ Wayne County 4:30 p.m.
    Thursday Oct. 6 Slow Pitch Softball @ SJ 5/6 p.m.
    Tiger Beat & Tiger Vibe Group Photos
    Friday Oct. 7 End 1st 9 Weeks
    Varsity Football @ West Lauderdale
    Spirit/Dress up theme - Disney Day
    Saturday Oct. 8 Band Competion @ EMCC
    State Fair Livestock Show
    Sunday Oct. 9 State Fair Livestock Show
    Monday Oct. 10 Fall Break - Student and Faculty Holiday
    State Fair Livestock Show
    Tuesday Oct. 11 Fall Break - Student Holiday
    Faculty Staff Development
    Wednesday Oct. 12 Sr. Class Presentation w/Jostens @ 9 a.m.
    NEJ Night @ Space Tag 5-9 p.m.
    Spirit/Dress up theme - Neon Day
    Thursday Oct. 13 GH Fall Showcase 7 p.m.
    JV Football @ Sumrall 6 p.m.
    Spirit/Dress up theme - Tacky Day
    Friday Oct. 14 7th Grade Field trip to Jefferson Davis Home
    Homecoming - Pink Out the Jungle
    Pep Rally 8:30 a.m.
    Spirit Dress up theme - Flamingo Friday
    Varsity Football vs. Quitman @ NEJ
    Homecoming Dance 9th-12th grade @ Myrick gym 9:30-midnight
    Saturday Oct. 15 South State Swim
    Band Competition @ Wayne County
    Sunday Oct. 16 Miss Jones County Pageant - NEJ PAC
    Monday Oct. 17 Report Cards
    Quiz Bowl @ NEJ vs PCS 4:30 p.m.
    Tuesday Oct. 18 FBLA Officers Fall Leadership Conference
    National FFA Convention
    Wednesday Oct. 19 Sr. Class Order w/Jostens @ 10 a.m.
    PSAT - 8 a.m. - 11th AP Language students
    National FFA Convention
    Thursday Oct. 20 Dying to Live Ministery (MS 8:30/ HS 10) PAC
    National FFA Convention
    Friday Oct. 21 Pep Rally - 9:30 a.m.
    Spirit/Dress up theme - Throwback Day
    Senior Night
    Varsity Football vs Mendenhall @ NEJ
    National FFA Convention
    Saturday Oct. 22 ACT @ Laurel HS
    Choral Competition @ Ole Miss
    Band Competition @ Pearl HS
    National FFA Convention
    Sunday Oct. 23 Jr. Beta Leadership Summitt
    Monday Oct. 24 Jr. Beta Leadership Summitt
    Tuesday Oct. 25 Jr. Beta Leadership Summitt
    Aspire @ ACT practice test - 10th & 11th Grade
    Thursday Oct. 27 Leadership Summit - top 10 Juniors
    Friday Oct. 28 Spirit/Dress up theme day - Halloween Character Day
    Varsity Football @ Newton County
    Saturday Oct. 29 State Swim Meet
    Monday Oct. 31 Halloween

    Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) recently honored the NEJ maintenance team. Lunch and a gift bag with assorted goodies and a gift card to McAlister’s Restaurant were presented by the FBLA officers. The NEJ maintenance team includes Ken Lindsey, Mary Barlow, Carol Coker and Sebastian Merril. This team does an awesome job keeping NEJ looking great. We appreciate their efforts and hard work.

    Northeast Jones Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) recently worked on a community service project in conjunction with “Players Helping Players” to benefit Louisiana student athletes. “Players Helping Players” sends a HUGE “SHOUT OUT” to Northeast Jones High School and Middle School to all the thoughtful and giving people who donated. All the cleats and sports equipment were needed and much appreciated.” FBLA officers pictured are Savannah Brown, Jacob Rogers, Braxton Dykes, Tatum Reid and Ryan Gatlin. FBLA advisors are Becky Tew and Angela Culpepper.


    New Web Pages and links added to our NEJ Website!!!!!

    Take a look at the latest addition to our NEJ Website! NEJ Tiger Vibe Show Choir created by Web Design Student J. Golobay and NEJ FLBA created by Web Design Student R. Jefferson!

    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!


    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.

    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

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