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John Jay Afternoon Announcements

Friday, February 24, 2017 - Today is Day 3


*** IMPORTANT ***  Message from Ski Club:  Due to poor weather conditions, steady rain, wind, and high temperatures, predicted for Gore Mountain, we are cancelling our ski trip planned for tomorrow.  We will do our best to reschedule, and apologize for any disappointment and inconvenience this may cause.

Attention Students:  Only seniors with parking permits are to be in the John Jay lot. All others are subject to tow. Juniors are not to be parked in the lot and jeopardize their senior parking privileges next year, as well as, being towed.  If your car has been towed, please see Ms. Reilly or Ms. Mulvey in room 154.

Dominican Republic Trip:  There will be an informational meeting regarding the trip for next year held after school on Monday, February 27, 2017 in room M2 at 2:00 pm.  *This trip is not affiliated with the school.

Hungry Hungry Humans -  Calling All Students and Families:   The Wappingers Congress of Teachers in collaboration with Sparrows Nest is putting on a real life version of Hungry Hippos. Watch teachers from all over the district compete for the title of first ever Hungry Human Champion tonight at 6pm in the gym at JJ.  Suggested donation of  $2.00 at the door, refreshments will be sold.  


Boys Golf:  Attention anyone interested in trying out for the John Jay Boys Golf Team, there will be a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, 2/28 from 2:15-3:00 in the cafeteria.  Any questions should be emailed to Coach Cancellari at

Lacrosse:  Any boy interested in playing lacrosse this spring please attend the mandatory meeting this Wednesday, March 1 at 2:45 pm  in the cafeteria.


All Club Promoters:  John Jay Media will be meeting again today to talk about getting your club advertised on the TVs, website, and road sign.  Old and new promoters, come to Room 149 at 2:00 today to improve club's marketing reach.

Message from Student Council:  The winter carnival is back!  Is your club looking for a fun way to raise money?  All clubs or groups of John Jay have an opportunity to create a carnival booth in the gym.  Sign up in the main office by March 1st.

Italian Honor Society:  If you were unable to attend this week’s meeting, please stop in to pick up fundraising folders from Signora – We need everyone’s contribution!

Proscenium:  has a bake sale on Monday, February 27th.  Members - please bake.

Ukulele:  will have a meeting today in room 185 at 2:00 pm.

John Jay Believers:  will be meeting Monday, February 27, after school in room M2.

Project Homework  Project homework is available on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:00-3:30 pm in room 197.

 *Special Announcement*John Jay Human Rights and Cultural Diversity Club:   We are hosting a clothing/food drive for Syrian refugees, please donate any items you can contribute and drop them off in the bin in the main lobby!  For ideas on what to bring please check the list on the bin.