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John Jay Morning Announcements

Monday, April 24, 2017 - Today is Day 5


 Test Table:  will be closed 5th period today.

 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.

 Attention Students - Reminder:  Hoods are not to be on in our building and ear buds are to be out of ears at all times in the hallways.

 Attention Students:  If you have paid for an AP exam and are NOT in the course, see Mrs. Daley in room 152 ASAP to complete registration!

Attention Students:   The DCC Trip Shifting Gears Transitioning to College is this Wednesday, April 26th.  We will meet in the main lobby and the bus leaves promptly at 7:30 am.

Message from Nurses Office – Sport Physicals:  Any student participating in fall sports must register and request a physical online with Family id. Please be sure to check your email following your registration for updates.

Attention Seniors: This year’s senior prom will be held at Eisenhower Hall on Friday, June 2nd from 7:00 Pm - midnight.  Senior Prom tickets will go on sale beginning the week of May 8th.  The cost of a ticket will be $80.00 the first week ONLY.  The cost will increase to $85.00 the following week.  Ticket Sales will end on Friday, May 19th. They will be sold in the cafe lobby during lunch periods.  See Mrs. Nardone or Mr. Ambron with any questions.  If you plan on bringing an outside guest (non JJ student), you MUST pick up a guest form from the main office or Mr. Albanese's office, returning it at the time of ticket purchase.

Junior Prom:  Tickets will be on sale starting today, April 24th through May 5th.   Tickets may be purchased during lunch periods at the booth in the gym lobby. The cost will be $85, make checks payable to "John Jay Student Accounts".  If you are bringing a guest from another school please pick up a guest form in the main office, returning it at the time of ticket purchase.

Attention Juniors:  If you are planning on going to the prom or planning on driving at ANY time during your senior year… you must attend the “Teen Driving Night” class sponsored by C.A.P.E. held at John Jay High School on May 11, 2017 in the auditorium.  Registration is from 6:30 – 6:59 pm.  The class starts promptly at 7:00 pm.

Attention Students:  John Jay Man tickets are now on sale during lunch periods!  Tickets are $10 and $12 at the door.

Attention Seniors:  If you are planning to enlist in the armed forces after graduation and would like to participate in Armed Forces Day on Saturday, May 20th, please see Mrs. Mettam in room 102.

Attention Sophomores:  The sophomore class is planning a trip to 6 Flags Great Adventure on Saturday, June 3rd, for 10th grade students.  We only have 50 spots available.  To reserve your spot, pick up a permission slip in the main office ASAP.  See Mrs. Wells in the 10th grade guidance office for more information.

Free Community Math Help Program: is available every Wednesday at Van Wyck Jr. High School from 7-8 pm.  A one-time permission slip is required and can be downloaded from the District Webpage or the Math Department Webpage.

Attention Seniors & Anyone Interested:  The senior class is selling JJ lanyards for $5.00.  There is a sample in the Main Office.  Please see Mrs. Nardone in Room 191 to purchase.

RE-TAKE PICTURES ARE HERE!!  Please see your administrator to pick them up.                                                         

Attention Seniors applying to 4-year colleges:  reminder to get your Transcript Request Form & Senior Fact Sheet to your counselor ASAP if you haven’t already done so.

Attention Seniors:  It’s here!! If you have committed to the college you will be attending, pick up a Marquee Request form from your Senior Guidance Counselor and watch for you name to appear in lights!

Attention Senior Parents:  The 2017 yearbooks are on sale NOW.  There is NO in school sales.  Order forms are available in the main office or you can click on the following link:


John Jay Softball:   beat Ketcham 11-0 on Saturday.  Ally Muller pitched a no hitter and hit a 3 run homerun.  Britney Guzman had 3 hits including a homerun. Nina Simms and Kelly Rattigan added 3 hits each.

Wappingers Crew:  Congratulations to Wappingers boys & girls crew for winning 5 of 8 races entered Saturday.  They came in 2nd or 3rd in the rest.  Well done!  Good luck in Saratoga Saturday.


Proscenium:  will have a bake sale on Wednesday, April 26.  Members please bake!  Costume crew will be meeting on Thursday, 4/27, at 2pm. 

Math Honor Society:  new member applications are now available in the math office.  They are due April 26th.

Interact:  meets every Tuesday at 2:00 pm in the LGI room (128).  New members are always welcome!

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

Film:  The 2017 Film Club is happy to announce the 1st Annual John Jay High School Film Festival of 2017.  The event will be on May 25th in the auditorium and room 189 during school.  Students are welcome to submit films and participate however they would like.  Submission details can be found in the pamphlet located in the main office.  For any further questions, Mrs. Pendly can be found in the social studies office (room 109) or room 189.

Ping Pong:  Shirts are in! Please see Mrs. Johanson to pick up your shirts!

John Jay Believersis having a food drive.  Non-perishable foods can be donated and left in the boxes that are located in main lobbies and the main office.



Faculty, staff and families will continue to receive full announcements and updates.  Students, for the full announcements and updates, please check your school email.  Hard copies are available in the main office.