Announcements for today!

  • Senior pictures are due to the yearbook by February 1st. You can email them to [email protected] or see Mr. Walter in room 107 for more information.
  • Consider helping out our furry friends in need at the Geary County Animal Shelter by donating dry dog/cat food, canned food, and other items. Donations are being accepted in the JCHS library until Dec 20th.
  • German Club will meet during Advisory today in room 272 to build gingerbread houses, create European Christmas ornaments, and eat German Christmas cookies.
  • Need a little pep in your step between now and finals? Talking Jay Cafe is featuring Peppermint Mocha and Peppermint Hot chocolate. Stop by Room 149 in the morning before school through the end of the semester.
  • Driver Ed forms are now available in room D-128 and at the Freshman Success Academy, Front Office (Read until Jan 10)
  • JCHS has a new student club, Project LIT (short for Literature)! Our first meeting is on December 14 during advisory in Mrs. Devine’s room, 238. Project LIT is a place to discuss topics and books that are relevant to teens. Remember, the first meeting is December 14 during advisory in Mrs. Devine’s room. Come to the meeting to learn more and sign up!
  • Looking for service learning hours? The Salvation Army is looking for bell ringers at Dillons, Walmart Supercenter and Neighborhood Walmart. When: Monday – Saturday Time: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm. Starting Now- December 24. For more information please see your academy counselor.
  • Students who take the ACT or SAT in December should submit their scores to KU by Feb. 1. These are the last scores that can be used for scholarship reconsideration if a student applied by the Nov. 1 scholarship deadline.
  • The KU Multicultural Scholars Program is taking applications, Their first priority date to apply is Jan. 2 and the final deadline to apply is Feb. 1, 2019.
  • Sterling College Visit Event- Preview Day-January 21- Register at
  • Corvias Foundation Scholarship available today for children of active duty Military at Ft. Riley-not required to live on Ft. Riley-submit online-application due February 7, 2019 -go to