JCHS Seniors! Jostens will be at JCHS on Wednesday, April 8 from 11:00-1:00 to pass out graduation orders. Please turn into the HS off of State Street and follow the food distribution signs to the front of the school. Avoid using Snedeker St and Woodlawn Ave to enter the parking lot. Drive to the main entrance and your order will be placed in your back seat or handed to you if you don't have a back seat. Please do not get out of your vehicle. Thanks
Due to scheduled system maintenance, Skyward will be unavailable for a while starting at 3PM today. We hope to limit this to only a few hours, so if you are unable to connect please try back again soon. (The Tech Dept) #GoJerseyPanthers
Grafton Elementary - Remote learning packets will be available for pick up in a drive through fashion on Friday, April 3 from 10 am - 2 pm. When you arrive, look for the red arrow, which is normally the car line pick up... Full message link https://5il.co/ejax #GoJerseyPanthers
JCHS 3rd Quarter officially ends on Friday, April 3. 4th Quarter begins on Monday, April 6.
East Elementary Packet Distribution- Remote learning packets will be available for pick up in a drive through fashion at East Elementary on Friday, April 3 from 10 am-2 pm. Distribution will be by the East office doors on Exchange Street.
Jerseyville West Elementary - For more information on Remote Learning Packet Pick Up on Friday, April 3 from 10am-2pm, please click the link below, and #GoJerseyPanthers https://5il.co/eip8
Today Gov Pritzker announced the continued closure of our schools through April 30th. Jersey 100 will operate under what ISBE is calling “Remote Learning Days.” For the Supt's update & Remote Learning Guidelines, click: https://5il.co/egtw #GoJerseyPanthers
Jersey Community Middle School students and families: Remote learning packets for March 31st through April 7th were posted digitally on Friday. Paper packets were mailed to those who need them as well. If you have not yet received one, please call the JCMS Office at 618-498-5527. Packets for April 13th through 24th will be posted and sent out on or near April 9th. Keep learning and growing JCMS Panthers!
JCHS will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, March 31. Electricians will be working on our solar panels and the power will be shut off.
Elementary Families, Remote learning packet #2 will be available 4/1/20 on our website, paper packets will be available Friday, or they can be mailed at your request. Please don't hesitate to email or call the school office between 9-2. (https://5il.co/eeal) #GoJerseyPanters
Please click the link below to enjoy East Elementary's Best of Friends Video. Friendship week has been fun! https://bit.ly/2JjllS7
Please click the link below to enjoy East Elementary's Friendship Makes us Happy Video. A special thanks to our Tech Club member Makenna Brunaugh for adding all of the special effects. https://youtu.be/uQGZNBDzG18
This message contains a Food Service Schedule Update. (Service times have been added to this message) Click on this link to see the announcement: https://5il.co/e6qp #GoJerseyPanthers
East Elementary Friendship Warms The Heart Slide Show Please click on the link below and enjoy the pictures of our East family wearing their favorite exercise clothes and telling you about a time a friend made them feel good. https://bit.ly/3dumwMi
Jersey 100 Foundation scholarships will be awarded this year. However, the candidate interviews and the luncheon have been cancelled. Scholarship recipients will be notified at a later date.
Good Monday morning JCHS. Week 2 of learning at home. Keep up with your school work and communicate with your teachers as needed. Remember, teachers are available through email from 9-2.
Today Illinois Governor Pritzker announced a “stay at home” executive order... Jersey 100 is considered “essential” and we will continue to provide the services... Click this link (https://5il.co/e06g) for the full text of the Superintendent's Update. #GoJerseyPanthers
This link is to a meal survey that will help us determine if additional locations in the county will help families that would like to participate in the meal program. If you do not plan to participate, you do not need to complete this survey. https://tinyurl.com/rw558b6
Reminder that the Jersey 100 School Board meeting was moved to Wednesday (3/18/2020) this month, and it will be held in the same location, however, the meeting will be shown on the TV in the lobby. For the complete notice, click https://5il.co/dw5z #GoJerseyPanthers
A special thank you to the JCHS faculty and staff for all their flexibility and support during these unprecedented times. Our community is very fortunate!
JCHS is postponing all 8th grade registration appointments. The Guidance office will reschedule when school resumes.
Official announcements concerning JCHS will come from the Jersey 100 app, @JerseyPanthers, @JCHSAthletics, & Jersey Community Unit School District No.100 Facebook.
LCCC and The Telegraph just notified area high schools that the Silver Medallion Banquet scheduled for April 16 has been postponed. More information regarding a new date will be announced at a later time.
All JCHS after school extracurricular activities have been cancelled or postponed for tonight, Monday, March 16, 2020. This includes practices and banquets.
Spring athletes, per IHSA rules, you can't practice or compete with your club team if it's the same sport your are currently participating in. Example: JCHS softball ladies can't practice or compete with their club softball team.
All JCHS Extracurricular Activities, beginning Tuesday, March 17,2020 are "postponed" through at least March 30, 2020. This includes all practices, games, and events.
This important message contains multiple pieces of information. First, Gov. Pritzger announced that all Illinois public schools will closed 3/17/20–3/30/20. We will be in session Monday, March 16. Click this link for the full message... https://5il.co/dpvh
Based on Governor Pritzker's recommendation of postponing gatherings of over 250 people, JCHS is postponing the 3-17-20 NHS ceremony and the Thursday (3-19-20) - Sunday (3-22-20) Bye Bye Birdie performances.
Superintendent's Update 3/13/2020 School districts are faced with the very difficult position to balance student and staff health and safety... Click this link to see the full letter from the Superintendent: https://5il.co/dpdb
Jersey 100 - COVID 19 UPDATE Jersey 100 is working with local & state health depts to provide your child the safest environment possible. Guidelines are in place to stop the spread of communicable diseases, such as COVID-19. https://5il.co/donn
RESCHEDULED - Grafton PTO Trivia Night and Kids Night Out have been rescheduled to May 2, 2020. Prepayments will apply to new date. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Due to Principia College restricting fans and a number of participating schools choosing not to participate, the JCHS Winter Thaw indoor track meet scheduled for Saturday, March 14, 2020 has been cancelled. There are no plans to reschedule.
JCHS Career &Technical Education teachers are preparing their students for jobs of the future through hands on learning. CTE teachers from surrounding high schools were invited to tour all JCHS has to offer today. The teachers toured our impressive agriculture, automotive, business, computer, culinary, drafting, machining, textiles & design, and woods classes. If you know an incoming freshmen please guide them to check out all the great classes CTE has to offer. Industrial orientation would be a great class to help your child discover their passion.
Bus 14 is running approx 15 minutes late due to a tree being down over the road. The bus is currently proceeding from Reddish Ford Bridge.
Hey Future Panthers--can you believe it's that time! If you have a child who will be 5 years old on or before September 1st, 2020, and will be attending kindergarten in Jersey Unit School District #100 or if you have a friend or relative who has a child eligible to attend kindergarten, please call 498-4322 to schedule a Pre-Registration/Screening appointment.
More from the Solo & Ensemble Contest: JCHS recieved two "Best of the Day" Awards: Charlie Simcox on his Percussion Solo, and William Beauchamp, Hunter Egelhoff, Gabe McPheeters, Caden Schroeder, and Tyler Welsh for their Bass Ensemble.
JCHS Band and Choir Students competed this weekend at IHSA Solo & Ensemble in Carlinville. 71 entries from JCHS competed: 26 received an Excellent Rating, 42 received a Superior Rating. Great job by all!
The JCHS Academic Challenge Team took 2nd place on Friday! The team has now qualified for state. JCHS won several individual medals, most notably: Josh Wilkinson won 1st in both Math and Computer Science.
JCMS 5th grade students enjoy learning in the dark during glow day. Students in Mrs. Herkert, Mrs, Brady, Mrs, Egelhoff and Mrs. Evans rooms were glowing all day during Glow day. In math, the kids did a CSI Whodunit activity. They had to solve equations involving multiplication of fraction and whole numbers. Based upon their answers, they were given clues to find out who committed the crime, where, and with what. In ELA, students rotated between three stations. They sorted different cards into author’s purpose, identified text structures of two passages, and responded to comprehension questions after reading “The Science of Glow Sticks.”
On Tues JCHS FFA members attended the 50th annual Agricultural Legislative day. Members got to meet Representative C.D. Davidsmeyer and Sentor McClure. On Wednesday FFA members competed at district proficiency awards. The members competing are ranked top 25 in their area for their SAE project. We are very proud of our FFA students!
Check out the short video link below that showcases the CEO Program at JCHS. We are very proud of these students and their entrepreneurship! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21zvAeSBy5c&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0zMx3_tWDXWwjvLcjWa6SyHZU0C7xw6DHnbjj8wiSIlwuMCdYj-b4VT7s
The JCHS Boys Basketball Team beat Mascoutah on the road 66-51. The Panthers finish the regular season with a record of 19-12.
Mrs. Herkert's 5th grade students used their knowledge of the water cycle and how to separate salt from water to design a water collection system to get more water to a city. They designed and sketched out their system. After presenting and more discussion, the kids redesigned their system to make it better.
Due to improved weather conditions, the high school will be open this afternoon for high school practices. Students should confirm practice times with their coaches/directors. All other activities have been cancelled.
The Trap Shooting Club will have it's first meeting and sign-ups on Thursday night at 6:30 at the Alton Wood River Sportsmen's Club in the traphouse.
In case you missed our 4th-12th Grade Combined Music Concert this weekend at JCHS, click the link below for video of the entire performance. We are very proud of our Fine Arts students throughout the district! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/jersey-community-high-school-jerseyville-il/evt14d29983b6
Interested in watching Zeke Waltz wrestle for the State Championship tonight? The IHSA has shared that all matches are available LIVE (with an NFHS subscription) via www.IHSA.tv
The Fourth grade students at East Elementary were able to apply the math they are currently learning to complete a fun activity this week. The students programmed Sphero robots to complete a path they created. The students had to use angle measurements and measure time with decimals to complete their paths. The project was very challenging but the students never gave up.
JCHS Girls Basketball season came to an end tonight. Highland beat the Panthers in the Regional Championship Game: 51-31. The girls finished 24-7, 8-2 in the MVC. A season to be proud of!
Panther Fans: Our Lady Panthers compete in the Girls Basketball Regional Championship game tonight against Highland. The game is at 7:00 pm at JCHS. Come cheer for your Panthers!
The JCHS Boys Basketball Team won in overtime at Granite City 71-66 on Tuesday night.
JCMS Volleyball at Granite City 7th grade - wins decisively in 2. 8th grade - squeaks out a close one in 3!
Boys basketball beats Granite City 71-66 in Overtime.
JCHS is hosting the Girls Basketball Regional Competition! Come see Highland & Taylorville tonight at 6. Cheer on your Lady Panthers against Waterloo at 7:30. Per IHSA rules: the entry fee is $5 for everyone.
All computer systems have been restored. Thanx for your patience today. #GoJerseyPanthers
Due to electrical issues at our data center, the Jersey 100 Skyward, phone & network systems are temporarily down. We are working the problem and will have them back up and running as soon as possible.
Two JCHS Wrestlers competed in Sectionals this weekend. Wyatt Daniels finished 3rd and Zeke Waltz was a Sectionals Champ!
The JCHS Scholastic Bowl picks up wins today against Mascoutah and CM and loses a close one to Metro East Lutheran.
JCHS Varsity Boys and Girls Basketball Teams came away with wins tonight. The Boys beat Mascoutah 62 - 55 and the Girls triumphed over Triad 71 - 43. Clare Breden scored her 1500th career point.
Mrs. Herkertś students worked on two social studies projects last week. Students read about different land forms around the United States. They then created a poem about an explorer visiting different land forms. They chose to write it in either first person (they were the explorer) or third person. Also, students read different passages about each of the Earth’s Systems - Hydrosphere, Atmosphere, Geo-sphere, Biosphere. They chose one system to create a poster to share with the class. Students had to draw and label 5 things found in their system, list a specific interaction with each of the other systems, and give 5 facts about it. Pairs/individuals presented these to the class to enhance comprehension of each of the systems.
During the month of January, Mrs. Kuebrich's and Mrs. Durie's early childhood classrooms at West have been participating in several winter-themed lessons including: Listening to winter/snow books; making snowmen with Handwriting Without Tears pieces and with craft materials; measuring themselves to see how many "snowballs" tall they are; playing at winter-themed centers; and practicing taking turns during winter-themed games--check it out!
All after school activities for today - Wednesday, February 5 - have been canceled. This evening's games (Freshman Basketball) have also been canceled.
Jersey 100 will be dismissing school at 12:30pm today Wednesday, Feb. 5th. All after school activities are canceled.
JCHS Basketball Results for Tuesday: Both JV and Varsity Girls won at Mascoutah. Varsity Girls reached 20 wins with the victory. Both JV and Varsity Boys lost to Mt. Vernon.
Just a reminder of tonight's Boys Basketball start times against Mt. Vernon: JV 5:00 Varsity 6:30
Looking for a great meal this Friday night? PAC Italian Night Friday, February 7 4:30-7:00 | JCHS Cafeteria Mostaccioli, salad, breadsticks, & homemade dessert! Tickets - $8.00 Carry-Outs Available! Tickets can be purchased in advance at JCHS or at the door on Friday.
The winners of the second day of the 2020 JCHS Freshman Tournament are: JCHS, CM, EAWR, and Marquette. JCHS will play Marquette for the Championship this Wednesday.
The Third and Fourth grade students teams from East Elementary and Grafton Elementary had a great day at the Olympiad. The Olympiad is a STEM competition between all the school in our region. Twenty nine different teams from our region competed today. East Elementary took 4 teams and Grafton Elementary took 1 team. Everyone had a lot of fun and even learned a lot. East Elementary came home with 3 places. They placed 1st, 3rd and 5th place! Way to go Jersey100!
Congrats to the JCHS Competitive Cheer Team. The Lady Panthers placed 8th in the IHSA State Sectionals!
JCHS Wrestlers took 2nd place in the MVC Super Duals. Zeke Waltz was 1st Team All-Conference. Tyler Dirksmeyer & Hunter Burris made 2nd team. Honorable Mentions were earned by Ryan Heitzig and Wyatt Daniels.
A big thank you goes to Jerseyville Walmart for funding projects and materials to 3 of our district’s classes. Pictured is Jessie Ray (West Elementary), Erica Heitzig (JCHS), Walmart Store Manager Megan Labrenz, and Angie Noble (East Elementary). Also, a big thanks to these three teachers for going above beyond to make our district great.
JCHS Girls Basketball beat Father McGivney 46-36 in the semifinals at Carrollton. The Lady Panthers will play in the Championship Game Saturday at 6:30.
The Jersey County CEO program is hosting a Gatsby Gala! Join this hardworking team with a night filled with a night of dinner and entertainment! The Gala is at the Lewis and Clark Commons on February 28th at 6:30 p.m. Please help support our program! Click on the link below for RSVP information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jersey-county-ceo-gatsby-gala-tickets-89574430533
Panther boys basketball beats Highland 73-64.
Bus #61 is running late.
Members of the Jersey County Against Drugs Coalition met January 16, 2020. #JCAD
Congrats to our JCHS Wrestlers who placed 4th in the Rochester Tournament today!
JCHS Varsity Girls Basketball won their first game of the Lady Hawks Invitational in Carrollton. JCHS beat Gateway Legacy Christian Academy 48-40.
The final games of the JCHS Mid-Winter Classic Basketball Tournament will be played tonight! Join us at 6:00 for Granite City vs Cahokia and at 7:30 for JCHS vs Edwardsville.
Tonight’s 6th grade club volleyball games in Bethalto have been cancelled due to the road conditions.
NO SCHOOL - Friday 1/24/2020 Due to road conditions, there is NO SCHOOL in Jersey 100 schools. Additional information will be posted when available. #GoJerseyPanthers
All Jersey 100 activities have been cancelled for today - Thursday, January 23. This includes all competitions and practices.
Due to road conditions, there is NO SCHOOL in Jersey 100 schools today, Thursday January 23, 2020. Additional information will be posted when available.
The Freshman Girls basketball game at Marquette today (Wednesday, 1/22) has been moved forward one hour and will start at 5:00.
Congrats to the Lady Panther Basketball Teams. Both Varsity and JV had wins against Jacksonville Tuesday evening. The Varsity score: JCHS over Jacksonville 59-25.
Congrats to the following JCHS band students selected for the SIUE Bi-State Band Festival this weekend! William Beauchamp, Madison Bartok, Emily Goff, Kirsten Hetzel, Corrina Pohlman, & Lillie Purcell. A special congrats to Charlie Simcox for making it into the top Honor Band!
Jersey 100’s athletic events and activities will take place as scheduled today, Saturday 1/18. Reminder: SAT practice is also on schedule for 10:00 AM. ￼
Jersey CUSD No.100 has entered into a Solar Power Purchase agreement with Clean Energy Design Group (CEDG). CEDG is currently installing solar panels on the roofs at JCHS, JCMS and West Elementary. This Power Purchase Agreement will allow the District to purchase electricity produced by the solar array system at a greatly reduced rate. Estimated energy savings could be as much as $90,000 per year.
Middle School Boys Basketball Tournament games for Friday (1/17/2020) will be played on Saturday (1/18/2020) 10:00 am SW vs Trimpe 11:15 am SW vs Trimpe 12:30 pm SFHG vs JCMS 1:45 pm SFHG vs JCMS Please share and we look forward to a great last day of our tournament!
All Jersey 100 after-school activities, practices, and games have been canceled today - Friday, January 17 - due to the impending weather.
Due to impending weather, there is NO SCHOOL in Jersey 100 schools today Friday, January 17th. Additional information will be shared here when it becomes available.
JCHS Scholastic Bowl with two wins and one loss on Thursday. JCHS victorious over Marquette and O'Fallon and with a loss to Collinsville (who is undefeated).
In Basketball, the Lady Panthers beat the Waterloo Bulldogs. Varsity Girls win 74-36. JV Girls win 52-38.
JCHS Bowling sweeps Marquette Thursday night. Cassie Bowman leads girls with a 613 series. Zane Longley rolls a 727 and Jeremy Vanost a 633. Jersey hosts the Boys Regionals on Saturday.
••••DATE CHANGE•••• Lady Panthers Basketball Friday Night's Away Game against Waterloo has been moved FORWARD to Thursday Night. Once again: the JV and Varsity Girls Basketball Games originally scheduled for Friday, 1/17 has been moved to Thursday, 1/16.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes will meet at JCHS on Thursday, January 16 at 6:30 - 8:00 pm in room C111. FCA is open to anyone who likes food, friendships, and elevated conversations.
JCHS Wrestlers had a strong performance at Roxana. JCHS: 46 Roxana: 33 JCHS: 72 Mt.Olive: 4 JCHS: 36 Cahokia: 46
Panther Boys Basketball won all 3 games at Southwestern Tuesday. Freshmen: 37-35 JV: 65-33 Varsity: 60-31
Congrats to our Lady Panthers for their wins at Gillespie last night! Varsity won 65-35 and JV won 39-19.
Please help us! We need a few more completed parent surveys to reach the minimum 20% participation. Please consider taking a few minutes to help us gather your input. Go to http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/ to take the survey. Thanks!
Congratulations to our yearbook staff! They received the following awards at the 2019 IJEA Yearbook Contest: Honorable Mention - Best Sports Coverage 2nd Place - Best Graphics 3rd Place - Best Layout & Design 2nd Place - Best Theme Development 2nd Place - Best Coverage of School Year 3rd Place - Overall General Excellence — School | Book | Adviser
Boys Bowling wins big today. The Varsity Boys beat Roxana with a 3101 series. 4 bowlers broke 600. JV Boys won also. Varsity and JV girls lost.
Scholastic Bowl Team wins 2 of 3 in Alton. Panthers beat Granite City and East Alton. The Panthers one loss was to Alton.
Just a reminder--It's our first Family Library Night of 2020 tonight at West Elementary from 5-7 p.m. Make a polar bear craft and see our featured teacher, Mrs. Stacey Keubrich!
In basketball: CM defeated the Lady Panthers 49-34 in the Varsity game. CM also won the JV game.
Boys and Girls Varsity Bowlers and JV Boys Bowlers all won at Metro East tonight (JV girls did not bowl). Zane Longley led the boys with a 639 series. Emma Williams led the girls with a 544.
A couple of important dates as we begin 2nd semester. JCHS Prom - Saturday, May 9, 2020 JCHS Graduation - Sunday, May 17, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Come enjoy more basketball today with the conclusion of the Jersey Holiday Tournament: 3:00 Calhoun vs Alton (playing for 7th) 4:30 Triad vs Taylorville (for 5th) 6:00 Carrollton vs McCluer North (for 3rd) 7:30 Marquette vs Jersey (for the Championship)
Panther boys take 7th place at Pinckneyville beating Salem 58-51.
The last game of the day has been played at the Jersey Holiday Tournament. The JCHS Lady Panthers defeated the McCluer North Stars 63-35. Final games take place Monday at 3, 4:30, 6, and 7:30.
Jersey Holiday Tournament Game 11 has ended. The Carrollton Lady Hawks were winners against Calhoun: 45-25. JCHS plays McCluer North next!
In Girls Varsity Basketball, ten games have been played at the Jersey Holiday Tournament. Game 10 results: Marquette over Triad … 46-28.
News from the Jersey Holiday Tournament: JCHS beats Alton: 79-25. Still four more games today!
Panther boys lose to Olney 64-50. Play at 8pm tonight for 7th place.
Day Two of the JCHS Holiday Tournament has begun! The first game of the day goes to Triad with a win over Calhoun: 52-30. Jersey Panthers vs the Alton Lady Redbirds next!
Day 1 of the Jersey Holiday Tournament has ended. The final score of Game 6 was … Taylorville: 64 Alton: 47 See you on Saturday for six more games!
Jersey Holiday Tournament - Game 5 Results: Marquette victorious over Calhoun … 67-37. Taylorville/Alton up next!
Panther boys lose 50 - 40 to Mt. Carmel. Play Olney Saturday at 12pm in Pinkneyville.
Game Four of the Jersey Holiday Tournament has ended. Carrollton with the win over Triad: 53-39. Two more games today … and six more tomorrow!
Panther boys losing to Mt. Carmel 17-13 @ half in Pinkneyville.
Half of today's games have been played! Game 3 of the Jersey Holiday Tournament goes to the Jersey Panthers! JCHS over Taylorville: 72-51. Three more games today …
Second Game of the Jersey Holiday Tournament … McCluer North over Alton: 57-34. Panthers up next!
Game One of the Jersey Holiday Tournament is in the books! Marquette over Carrollton: 62-59. Panthers play at 3:00!
Boys basketball beats Chester 49-45 @ Pinkneyville.
Panther Boys Basketball beating Chester at half 26-21in their first game @Pinkneyville Duster Thomas Tournament.
West Elementary would like to extend a HUGE thank you to the many persons who have given donations to students at our school. We thank each and every one of you including Rebecca Myers, The Jersey County Ministerial Alliance, and the Grafton Oyster Bar. We are so fortunate to live in such a giving community!
Grafton Holiday Music Program - Watch it again! Please share the link with family and friends. https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/jersey-community-high-school-jerseyville-il/evt9abe7992af
If you missed the JCMS 6th grade Holiday Concert, here's your chance to check it out! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/jersey-community-high-school-jerseyville-il/evt797f582a0c
In case you missed it, check out the link below for the JCHS 8th Grade Holiday Band and Chorus Concert: https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/jersey-community-high-school-jerseyville-il/evtee5d68a2f4
Update on activities for Tuesday, December 17: JCHS Girls Basketball will be playing at home this evening vs. Collinsville. Middle School Basketball and High School Bowling have been rescheduled.
Please remember that tomorrow, Wednesday, December 18 is the first day of finals. Students will take 1st - 4th period finals tomorrow and 5th-8th finals on Thursday. Take a look at Google Classroom, Gmail, etc. to see if you have info from your teachers.
Due to road conditions, there is NO SCHOOL in Jersey 100 schools on Tuesday 12/17/2019. More information will be posted when it becomes available.
With school being cancelled today, JCHS will be on its regular 8 period day tomorrow, Tuesday, December 17. Semester Final schedule for Wednesday and Thursday.
Due to road conditions and predicted weather, there is NO SCHOOL in Jersey 100 schools on Monday 12/16/2019. More information will be posted when it becomes available.
More from the Belleville Bowling Lanes: JCHS Boys finish 2nd in Silver Division.
On the bowling lanes in Belleville: Varsity Girls finish fifth in the highest (Gold) division.
Lady Panthers Varsity Basketball beat the Carrollton Hawks: 48-36
Boys Basketball: Panthers win 3 games at Pittsfield. Varsity final score was 49-27. Seth Churchman scores 12. Alex Strebel scores 10.
Hour of Code was a success at East Elementary. The second grade students even coded Botley, Sphero and Dash&Dot robots. Second, Third, and Fourth grade students all learned a lot. Check out the Google project to animate a name in this picture. If your child attends East please ask them about what they did to program a computer this week.
East Elementary students participated in the hour of code this week. The students used their problem solving, math and reading skills to do basic computer programming. Many of the students completed the challenges and did not give up until their code worked. The fourth grade students not only coded this week, but also got to learn all about what a software Engineer does. Mr. Matthew Shoemaker a software engineer at Boeing spoke to the fourth grade students about his job programming flight simulators. He said he uses a lot of different languages to program computers and that math is an essential part of his job. Thank Mr. Shoemaker for inspiring us to be software engineers. .
Check out this Riverbender article on our 8th Grade Boys Basketball Team. Easton Heafner made a last second, half court shot to beat Trimpe Middle School by one point! Way to go! https://www.riverbender.com/articles/details/video-included-easton-heafner-drops-lastsecond-halfcourt-shot-through-the-net-for-jersey-middle-win-over-trimpe-38591.cfm
Varsity Boy Bowlers beat Mascoutah tonight . . . Jeremy Vanost-632, Zane Longley-611 and Richie Hall-610. JV Boys, JV Girls, and Varsity Girls lost.
The JCHS Scholastic Bowl Team wins all three competitions today. The Panthers chalk up wins against Belleville East, Carlyle, and Civic Memorial!
Panther Bowlers were back at it Wednesday with a sweep of Roxana! Girls were led by Emma Williams-568, Cassie Bowman-518 & Sammie Malley-500. Boys were led by Zane Longley-638 and Jeremy Vanost-626.
Just a reminder--the West Holiday Music program is TONIGHT! Programs are at Jersey Community High School--Kindergarten program begins at 5:30pm and First Grade program begins at 7.
JCHS Finals will be next Wednesday, December 18 and Thursday, December 19. Make-up finals will be on Friday, December 20.
On the lanes ... Panther Bowlers lose to Mascoutah. Back at it again Wednesday versus Roxana.
Freshman Boys Basketball Results: Panthers beat Granite City 62-26
Monday Evening Girls Basketball: JV Panthers beat the Highland Bulldogs 47-44. Varsity lost 64-48.
JCHS Bowlers sweep Wood River. Jeremy Vanost with a 698 series. Zane Longley with 612. Kiley Shaw led the girls with a 576 series.
Happy Monday Everyone! West Elementary is kicking off a food drive for the Salvation Army. Students are encouraged to bring in canned or non-perishable food all week. All donations will be distributed to families in need in our community! Thanks so much!
Stacey Wock, Jersey Director of Oppa!, has made customer service a priority in our JCHS cafeteria. They listen to feedback from our students on food service options. Stacey, Heather, and Gloria brought sample items in for students to try, then exchanged ideas on what students are liking and how they can improve. A big Thank You to our entire JCHS food service staff!
Did you miss our recent 7th grade Holiday Concert? No worries - you can watch it on replay HERE: https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/jersey-community-high-school-jerseyville-il/evt19d1ec092f
JCHS Scholastic Bowl Team wins 2 of 3 contests today. Panthers beat Father Mcgivney and East Alton. Panthers lost to a strong Alton team. W: 2 L: 1
Panther Bowling:. JV Boys stay undefeated with a win over Triad. Varsity Boys, Varsity Girls, and JV Girls lose to Triad.
Panthers boys varsity basketball defeated Jacksonville 51-48 tonight. Their record is now 3-2. The Panthers next game is Friday night at home vs. Alton.
A busy evening of basketball for our 8th Grade Lady Panthers. They win the first bracket of Regionals vs Edwardsville Lincoln. Later they come up short against the #1 seed Alton. Thanks for your hard work this season!
The JCHS Theater Department's Pork Chop Dinner is Saturday, December 7 from 11-7 PM in the cafeteria. Meals include: a pork chop or pulled pork sandwich, salad, baked potato, green beans, dessert, and a drink for $10. We will also have a child's meal (hotdog, chips, dessert, and drink) for $5. Tickets are available at the door or from any cast or crew member.
West Elementary Families--Just a reminder that we will be hosting Family Library Night on Thursday, December 5 from 5-7 p.m. Hope to see you there!
Congrats to our Panther Bowlers who won 4 of 6 matches on Monday at Taylorville!
Thank you Mia Zimmerman and Mrs. Kolkmeyer at JCHS for designing and printing the elementary students a map of Jerseyville. It works great for our Sphero challenges. The second grade students in Mrs. Desherlia's class tested it out today and they loved it. They did find it very challenging to stay on the road and not wreck. Programming the robot using rate, time and angles is not easy, but with the help of the a protractor they did get to their destination.
JCHS Boys Basketball with a victory today over Cleveland High: 71-36. Shalley with 13. Sullivan and Jackson both with 9. Final game of the tournament vs Centralia tonight.
Boys Basketball: Panthers beat Chicago Carver 67-38. ￼ Shalley with 24 points, Jackson with 14, and Carey with eight. Strebel led the team with nine rebounds￼.
Due to a scheduling conflict, 7th and 8th grade Volleyball try-outs will start on Tuesday, Dec 3rd from 3:30 pm to 5 pm in the JCMS small gym.
Congratulations to the Riverbender JCHS Female Athlete of the Month: Grace Sharich! http://bit.ly/NovAthleteGS
Congrats to the Riverbender JCHS Male Athlete of the Month: Matthew Jackson! http://bit.ly/NovAthleteMJ
From the classroom to the operating room, East Elementary students in Mrs. Snyders’, Mrs. LeBlanc’s, and Mrs. Fessler’s classes performed surgery on contractions. Students enjoyed the opportunity to become doctors for a day. In true doctor attire students wore gloves, masks, and doctor coats all while extending their knowledge about contractions. Thank you Mrs. Smith for all your hard work putting this learning opportunity together. The students loved it, were very engaged and are now contraction experts.
JCHS Girls Basketball defeats Mater Dei Friday night: 63-53. They will play Breese Central for the Championship of the Lady Redbird Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday at 7:30 pm in Alton.
From the classroom to the operating room, East Elementary students in Mrs. Snyders’, Mrs. LeBlanc’s, and Mrs. Fessler’s classes performed surgery on contractions. Students enjoyed the opportunity to become doctors for a day. In true doctor attire students wore gloves, masks, and doctor coats all while extending their knowledge about contractions.
From the classroom to the operating room, East Elementary students in Mrs. DeSherlia’s, Mrs. Campbell’s, and Mrs. Weinmann’s classes performed surgery on contractions. Students enjoyed the opportunity to become doctors for a day. In true doctor attire students wore gloves, masks, and doctor coats all while extending their knowledge about contractions.
Reminder. Jostens will be collecting graduation order forms tomorrow morning during first period in the JCHS cafeteria.
JCMS Volleyball try-outs will start on December 2nd from 3:30 to 5:00 pm in the JCMS small gym. All athletes must have a current physical on file in order to try-out.
The 7th annual Wounded Warrior Run was held today at JCMS, the students raised $4000 for the Jerseyville & Grafton American Legions. Our top 3 contributors were: 5-Kinley Mireles, 6-Alyson Muscarella, 7-Ava Burney. A special thanks to Mike Heitzig and Bruce Olmstead from the local legions for coming to accept the donations. Great work JCMS students!!
The JCHS Veteran's Day Assembly is now online for viewing. If you were not able to attend, you can view by following the link below: https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/jersey-community-high-school-jerseyville-il/evt8b73063f38
A BIG JCHS Shout-Out to our FFA! 14 members attended the National FFA convention in Indianapolis and members have been competing in several competitions around the area, including Forestry, Horse Judging, Ag Sales and Agronomy with great success! Congrats to our members and their sponsor, Sarah Nichols!
JCHS will be streaming today's Veterans Day Ceremony on GTI (channel 12), New Wave (channel 17) and the NFHS network at 9:00 am.
Reminder - JCHS will be hosting our annual Veterans Day Assembly tomorrow at 9:00 am in the main gymnasium.
Ms. Kolkmeyer's Photoshop and Advanced Adobe classes were able to take 2nd graders drawings of "Are You My Monster?" and recreate them digitally and put them in book form. All students were able to see a drawing, illustrate and write the story, print and present the book to their 2nd-grade buddy. JCHS was happy to host the classes from Mrs. LeBlanc, Mrs. Fessler, Mrs. DeSherlia and Mrs. Weinmann.
After reading the book, “Are You My Monster?,” 2nd Grade Classes from East drew and described their own monsters on paper. Mrs. Heitzig’s Design Classes at JCHS learned to sew by hand then created felt monsters that mimicked the 2nd grader’s drawings. Pictured is the classes of Mrs. Campbell, Mrs. Crone, and Mrs. Snyders.
The East Elementary parade has moved indoors. Students will parade through the school starting at 2:00. Guest can watch the students parade through the East Gym. The gym doors (on Giddings Street) will open at 1:45 for individuals that wish to watch the students.
IMPORTANT: Parent Survey Opportunity - The Illinois 5Essentials Parent Survey Supplement is being conducted NOW through February 14, 2020. To take the survey please visit https://survey.5-essentials.org/Illinois/ and select the appropriate survey to begin.
Just want to remind everyone that the JCHS Veterans Day Assembly will be on Thursday, November 7. Please help us spread the word. Thanks 🇺🇲
JCHS Soccer: Tonight's regional championship soccer game in Jacksonville is postponed due to weather. It will be rescheduled for Monday, October 28 at Jacksonville High School's Alumni Field. Start time will be 5:00pm.
Congratulations to the Riverbender JCHS October Female Athlete of the Month: Bria Tuttle! http://bit.ly/OctAthleteBT
Congratulations to the Riverbender JCHS October Male Athlete of the Month: Cole Martinez! http://bit.ly/OctAthleteCM
Good Morning. Today at JCMS we will be conducting a Lockdown Drill to practice our safety procedures. We wanted to make sure you are all aware that we will be practicing this 10 minute drill. Please DO NOT call the school during the drill. As always, thanks for your support.
JCHS will be holding it's annual Veterans Day Assembly on November 7 at 9:00 am in the main gymnasium at the high school. The public is invited to attend.
Friday Night Football: JCHS falls to Highland 42-21
Results from Boys Soccer at CM last night: JV lost 2-1 Varsity lost 2-0 Varsity ends regular season play with a record of 16-7.
JCHS Boys Soccer Results: JV lost to Granite City Varsity won 4-3 Final regular season game tonight at CM.
News from the courts: MS Girls Basketball - 7th Grade lost to Trimpe 26-24 / 8th Grade lost to Trimpe 21-10 JCHS Volleyball - Our Jersey Panthers fell to Highland at all 3 levels … Freshman, JV and Varsity.
JCHS Golfers Heading to Sectionals! The Boys Golf Team will compete in Charleston after placing 3rd in the Taylorsville Regional. Bria Tuttle will represent the Girls Golf Team as she heads to Jacksonville as an individual after placing 9th in the Williamsville Regional.
We've go the Spirit, yes we do! We've got the Spirit, how 'bout you! West Elementary kindergarten was so lucky to have some very special visitors yesterday! Past Homecoming Spirits, Mr. Greg Brown and Dr. Tim Lyons, visited Mrs. Jones' classroom and shared what an honor it is to be named a Jerseyville Panther Spirit. Once a Panther. . . .always a Panther!
West Elementary is so thankful for digital coach, Mrs. Melanie Fessler. She created a Panther themed slide show for students to use during Homecoming week! Students practiced skills such as letter identification, number order, and counting! THANK YOU to Mrs. Fessler for helping our students and teachers!
Wednesday Sports Update from JCHS: Freshman Football lost to Mascoutah 35-22 Girls Tennis defeated Granite City 7-2 Boys Freshman Soccer lost to Triad 2-1
Basketball Update from Tuesday: 8th grade girls basketball wins 42-16 over East Alton. 7th grade wins 42-10
JCHS Girls Tennis beat Jacksonville Tuesday evening: 9-0. Nice job Lady Panthers!
Volleyball in Mascoutah: JCHS Freshmen lost, JV won, and Varsity lost in 3. Varsity record is now 15-9.
Great News from the JCHS Havens Gym . . . Freshmen, JV, and Varsity volleyball all defeat Greenfield tonight. Varsity record is now 15-8
Girls Tennis played hard but was defeated by Highland: 9-0.
JCHS Girls Golf beat Civic Memorial but lost to Mascoutah.
JCHS Boys Golf advances to the IHSA Charleston Sectional on Monday, October 14th! Results from Lakeshore golf course: Jacksonville 319 - Champions Chatham-Glenwood 336 Jersey 357
Freshman Football Date Change! Due to a scheduling conflict at Mascoutah, the Freshman Football game (originally scheduled for Thursday) has been moved FORWARD a day to Wednesday. JCHS Freshman Football will play on Wednesday at 6 pm at Mascoutah High School.
Friday Night Football: The Panthers beat the Waterloo Bulldogs 33 - 28. See you next week for Homecoming as we take on Mascoutah!
Grafton Student Attendance Week Oct 7-11 Mon - Get out of bed & get to school (Pajama Day) Tue - We are crazy about school (Crazy Sock Day) Wed - Crazy clothes? We don't care; just get to school (Mismatch Day) Thurs - Hats off to being at school! (Hat Day) Fri - Panther Pride Day
West Elementary Homecoming Week Activities continued: 10/9/19: Mismatch Day-- Crazy clothes to wear? We don't care; just get to school! 10/10/19: Hat Day-Hats off to being at school! 10/11/19: Panther Day-Can't hide our West Panther pride!
West Elementary is celebrating Homecoming! To emphasize the importance of school attendance and to celebrate Homecoming Week we will be celebrating the following themes: 10/7/19: Pajama Day (Get Out of Bed and Get to School) 10/8/19: Crazy Sock Day (We are crazy about school!)
JCMS students worked hard to unload a whole lot of chocolate for our school fundraiser! Instead of our traditional magazine drive, this year we will be selling chocolate bars. All of the money that our students earn will be spent on equipment, programs, and special initiatives for students. We will be sending home additional information on October 8 outlining the sale and prizes that students can earn. As always, we appreciate your continued support!
Freshman Football fell to Waterloo 40-20. They play Mascoutah next week!
Girls Volleyball played at Waterloo tonight. The Bulldogs beat the Panthers at all 3 levels: Freshman, Junior Varsity, and Varsity.
Boys Soccer News: JCHS and Civic Memorial battled in a close game. In the end, CM came out on top 3-2.
A tough night for our JCHS volleyball teams: Freshman, JV, and Varsity lose to CM. 🏐
JCHS Girls Tennis defeated Roxana this evening: 9-0.
JCHS hosted the Havens Invitational held at Principia College. The Boys Team placed second in the five team race. Cole Martinez finished 2nd, Griffin Williams 6th and Jeffrey Guardado 14th. In the Girls race, Grace Sharich finished 6th and Chloe Kallal finished 12th. Congrats to Coach Landon and all JCHS runners!
Girls Golf falls to Granite City and Marquette. MVC tournament is Wednesday!
JCHS Varsity Soccer beats Carlinville 6-1. Kribs with 4 goals Turpin with 2
Congratulations to the Riverbender JCHS September Athlete of the Month: Clare Breden! http://bit.ly/SeptAthleteCB
Congratulations to the Riverbender JCHS September Male Athlete of the Month: Andrew Kribs! http://bit.ly/SeptAthleteAK
JCHS Boys Soccer Team - who fell to Mascoutah 3 weeks ago - avenge their loss with a 2-0 victory over the Indians. Goal by Jacob Dunham assisted by Zane Longley. Goal by Andrew Kribs assisted by Jacob Dunham. Their record is now 11-4.
The Freshman and JV Volleyball teams defeat Triad in 3 games. Varsity falls to Triad in 3.
In an extremely close Freshman Football game, JCHS falls to Triad: 22-19.
In Middle Scool Girls Basketball: Alton defeats JCMS at both 7th and 8th grades.
JCHS Boys Golf Won at Belk Park Golf Course this afternoon. Jersey 175 Marquette 178 Litchfield 192 Roxana 201 Clark Norris and Collin Fraley 41 were runner-ups to the Medalist.
Congratulations to JCHS Girls Tennis! They beat Hillsboro 8-1. Nice job Panthers!
Today - in the Alton Invitational - Cole Martínez placed seventh and Grace Sharich placed 14th. Great effort by all of our runners!
Girls Tennis beat East Alton/Wood River 9-0. Way to go Panthers!
JCHS Boys Golf competed in The Mississippi Valley Conference Tournament today at Belk Park Golf Course. Results: Champion- Highland 329 Mascoutah 330 Triad 348 Waterloo 354 Jersey 367 Civic Memorial 382
JCHS vs Highland in Volleyball tonight: Freshmen and JV both lose 2 tough matches in 3. Varsity comes out on top with a "W". Varsity record is now 14-5.
More news from Westlake Country Club: JCHS Boys Golf loses by 3 strokes to Marquette. Tyler Noble (runner up to medalist) shoots a 43.
Freshman Football with the win over Wood River 14-6.
JCMS Girls split their games at Roxana: 7th Grade Girls win … 37-7. 8th Grade Girls lose … 27-10.
News from the Tennis Courts: JCHS Girls victorious over Marquette ... 6-3
JCHS Girls Golf is victorious over Gibault. Bria Tuttle is the medalist for the second day in a row.
Boys Varsity Soccer beats Highland 2-0. Ethan Snider scores both goals with assists by Drake King and Zac Schaefer.
Mr. Scott Burney, a PE/Health teacher at JCHS, has been named Head Coach of the Panthers' Girls Soccer Team. Mr. Burney has 20 years of coaching experience and has been serving as the JCHS Boys Soccer Coach for the past 9 years. We look forward to a great season next Spring!
If you had the chance to help out some kindergartners, you would right!? Sure! YOU ARE A JERSEY PANTHER! Here is your chance to be part of a community- w i d e - project- that has the potential to be amazing with your help. It is simple, but it is going to take someone in your home or office to take the initiative to follow these EASY steps! Directions: 1 Download the Flipgid app 2. The code is: c105c9fc 3. Sign in with Google or Microsoft and record! 4. Please end your video with "I am a Proud Panther." The question we are all responding to: What does it mean to be a panther? If you have images you would like to share they can be emailed to: email@example.com We need EVERYONE involved. Deadline: October 4th - the sooner, the better!
JCHS Boys Soccer has a tough evening in Waterloo: JV loses 5-0. Varsity loses 4-1
JCHS Boys Golf defeated Carrollton at the Westlake Country Club. Jersey 175 Carrollton 222 Medalists - Tyler Noble and Davis Hamm with a 43 Runner up - Clark Norris with a 44
Great news from the Westlake Country Club: JCHS Girls Golf beats Carrollton by seven strokes. Bria Tuttle is the medalist - shooting a 44.
JCHS Cross Country results from the Edwardsville Invitational: Cole Martinez was meet champion in the Fr/So Race!Griffin Williams placed ninth. Freshmen Mekena Dugger and Chloe Kallal placed 16th and 19th respectively. Congrats to all of today’s competitors!
It was a great day of soccer for the JV Soccer Panthers. The team went 2-1 in the Civic Memorial JV tournament. A 6-1 victory over Roxana, a 4-0 win over Wood River and a tough-fought 1-0 loss to CM. Great job Panthers!
JCHS Varsity Volleyball finishes 4th in the Belleville East tournament. Their record for the season stands at 13-5.
Girls Tennis lost a hard fought battle to Chatham Glenwood 5-4.
JCHS Boys Golf’s record is now 7 and 7 after losing to a strong Jacksonville team. Jersey 179 Jacksonville 162 JCHS top two golfers were Tyler Noble (42) and Collin Fraley (44)
Boys Varsity soccer with a 10-2 victory over Roxana. Kribs adds 4 more: to reach 25 goals on the season.
School Calendar: There will be NO SCHOOL for students on October 15, the Teachers Institute will be all day. The state has approved the waivers, & the calendar committee will finalize the full school calendar soon. An updated calendar will be posted ASAP.
News from JCHS Golf: Girls fall to Alton and Highland. Hailey Tonsor leads the team with a 48. Boys Golf beats Civic Memorial. Tyler Noble (with a 42) was two strokes behind the course medalist.
A tough night for Panther soccer and volleyball fans. JV and Varsity soccer both fall to Triad. Freshman, JV and Varsity volleyball are beaten by Waterloo. Let's get 'em next time Panthers!
Freshman Football loses to North Greene 34 to 22.
JCHS Boys Golf lost to Alton at Rolling Hills Golf Course. Jersey 179 Alton 178 Collin Fraley shot a 42, trailing the medalist by 2 strokes. Boys Golf record is now 6-6.
Both the JV and Varsity Volleyball teams beat Southwestern. The Varsity record now stands at 11 victories and 1 loss.
Lady Panthers Update: Girls Tennis beat Mascoutah 8-1. Girls Golf lost to Mascoutah, Okawville & Freeburg.
Cross Country ran at North Mac Saturday. Cole Martinez ran 16:38 to win the race. Andrew Kribs and Griffin Williams were medalists. Mekena Dugger won in 21:58. Chloe Kallal was second.
Panthers and the Effingham Flaming Hearts battle all night. Effingham comes out on top 34-28. Another home game next Friday vs Civic Memorial.
Happy Friday! PAC Fish Fry tonight prior to our first home football game. It's going to be a beautiful evening to eat some fish and watch our team compete against Effingham at 7:00.
JCHS Boys Golf defeated Marquette and Roxana. Jersey 171 - Alton Marquette 177 - Roxana 201. 3-way tie for medalist included 2 JCHS golfers: Norris & Noble
JCHS Girls Tennis triumphs over Collinsville: 9-0. Way to go Panthers!
Grafton Spirit Wear Orders - DUE NOW Paper Orders (see image) are due Fri, Sept 13 Online Orders are due Sun, Sept 15 http://stores.gatewayshirts.com/gejrpanthers
JCHS welcomes Mr. Dave Kanne, the new Activities Director for Jersey CUSD #100. Mr. Kanne has been a teacher, a coach, an assistant principal, and a principal for the past 35 years. “I am impressed with the students I have met, the student-centered staff, and the dedicated coaches/sponsors who give their time to a multitude of sports and activities.”
Athletics & Activities link in our Jersey100 app is under repair. We hope to have it back up and linked to all schedule pages on 8to18 soon...
Good article with pictures about JCHS Soccer on RIVERBENDER.COM. https://www.riverbender.com/articles/details/jersey-captures-seventh-boys-soccer-win-36971.cfm
Just a reminder: JV Football (@ Home) vs Marion -11:00 am today
JCHS welcomes Mrs. Candy Wagner! Mrs. Wagner has 19 years experience teaching Physical Education, Physics, Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Chemistry at the middle and high school levels. She is currently teaching 8th grade STEM and is the head middle school softball coach. "I love how I've been welcomed into the JCHS family!"
JCHS wins Carlinville Kickoff Classic! Kribs with 5 goals and Longley with 1 for a 6-0 finish over Springfield Lutheran. Off to a great start!
More results from yesterday: Girls Golf beat Freeburg but lost to Triad. Triad: 206, JCHS: 211, Freeberg: 213
Mrs. Heitzig's Advanced Design Early Bird class started their day at Julie's Graphics Thursday morning! Students were able to see how banners are printed, vinyl is cut, made to order Panther shirts are pressed, screen prints created, and how Mrs. Heitzig was made a teacher t-shirt on the spot. The staff at Julie's Graphics were amazing hosts and we are very grateful. We are very proud of our local businesses and how they go above and beyond for our students!
Freshman football defeats Roxana 28-0..... Great effort by all!
JCHS Boys Golf went 1-1 in an MVC match tonight. A loss to Mascoutah and a win against CM.
Volleyball wins freshmen, JV, and Varsity tonight against EA/WR. Freshmen 2-0, JV 2-0, Varsity 7-0! JCHS volleyball is currently undefeated!
Results for September 4: Boys Golf lost to Jacksonville and Chatham Boys Soccer beat Gillespie/Litchfield 9-2. Girls Golf lost to Marquette and beat Roxana Cross Country Boys placed 4th at Carlinville Invite. MS Cross Country: Girls Team took 1st overall!
Good luck to JCHS soccer. They play Springfield Lutheran tonight for the tourney championship in Carlinville at 7:15 pm.
Congratulations to JCHS Boys Soccer athlete Andrew Kribs. St. Louis Post Athlete of the Week. https://www.stltoday.com/sports/high-school/athletes-of-the-week/ Andrew now has 14 goals!
EVENT CHANGE: Carlinville Cross Country Meet scheduled for today, Sept. 3 has been moved to tomorrow Sept. 4.
Happy Tuesday JCHS. We have home events this week. Please come out and support your classmates.
Jersey wins opener vs. Granite City 23-14. Great job Panthers! Next Friday we go to Marion.
Jersey up 23-14 after a Safety. 1:11 left and Jersey has the ball.
Jersey up 21-14 with 7:09 left in the game.
Jersey and Granite still tied at 14 - 14 after 3 quarters.
Jersey 14 - Granite 14 at half.
Boys Soccer wins 2 today at Carlinville Classic. 8-0 vs Lincolnwood & 4-0 vs EAWR.
Jersey and Granite tied 7-7 after 1st quarter.
Roxana Volleyball Tournament Awards Sydney Gillis All Tourney Team Clare Breden MVP
Jersey girls beat CM to win Roxana Volleyball Tournament.
Jersey Girls Volleyball beats Roxana in tourney semi's. Plays for the championship at 2:30.
Girls Middle School Softball at Alton has been canceled - Saturday, Aug 31.
Granite City football game postponed to Saturday 8/31 @ 7PM #GoJerseyPantyers
Thursday: Girls Golf - Marquette 183, Triad 196, Jersey 198 Natalie Weiner a career best of 46 Boys Golf - Waterloo 186, Jersey 191 Jersey top score: Clark Norris shot a 46 Fresh/Soph Football - lost to Granite City 32-28 MS Cross Country - Lost to Bethalto Trimpe
JCHS welcomes Mr. Brian Borkowski! Mr. Borkowski is beginning his first year with us teaching Freshman English and is a volunteer 7th grade football coach. He previously taught English in California, Piasa Southwestern, IYC Pere Marquette (Department of Corrections), and Bunker Hill. "My wife and I have lived here for 15 years and have two kids in the school system. I love the community and the focus that we place on education."
Today 8/28/19 V/JV Soccer vs Mater Dei has been moved to Mater Dei High School, Breese, IL at 4:15
JCHS welcomes Sarah Nichols, our new Agriculture teacher! She previously taught Ag in Litchfield and Athens, and this year is teaching Ag Science, Vet Science, Ag Business, and Freshman Orientation. She is very excited to be at JCHS and is already hitting the ground running. "Everyone has been very welcoming and the staff has been very helpful."
Today 8/27/19 JV Soccer vs. Southwestern has been moved to Gordon Moore Park, Alton. Start time 5:00pm
JCHS welcomes Mrs. Amber Bruns! Mrs. Bruns is a Special Education teacher who has twelve years of experience and many more as a substitute teacher. "I decided to come back to full time teaching after taking a long term substitute position at Jersey Community Middle School. I was inspired by the staff, the effort the staff was putting into the curriculum and support that was going into the lives of the students was astounding. I love this community and the scholarships and support that is given. I hope to continue feeling motivated by my peers here at the high school and I look forward to this new chapter in my life."
JCHS Welcomes Ms. Margaret Bear, our new vocal music teacher! Ms. Bear has performed at the professional level and has taught music in the private and public sector for the last ten years. "What I love about Jersey County and JCHS is the commitment to hard work!!! I always say to my out of town friends and visitors, "Jersey will welcome anyone with a good work ethic." I think the same can also be said of our fine arts program at the high school. The students really take the time to put in a full effort."
Middle School Softball vs Southwestern scheduled today 8/22/19 has been cancelled.
JCHS Welcomes Mrs. Sue Utgaard, our new Social Worker! Mrs. Utgaard was previously employed as the school social worker for the Carrollton School District for four years and experiences include employment as a social worker for DCFS, Lewis and Clark Community College, and the Roxana School District. "Thus far, I love the positive culture and professionalism at JCHS. As far as Jersey County, I believe you have the best movie theater and county fair! I've also become familiar with Dairyland, Express Yourself, and Second Time Around to name a few. Thank you for your warm welcome."
JCHS volleyball will have a Canned Food Drive Scrimmage on Thursday 8/22 at 6:00. You must bring a canned/nonperishable food item(s) to enter the game. All donations will be given to the local Salvation Army.
7th grade is getting right to it... Mrs. Isringhausen’s 7th grade STEM class tested their space survival skills by working together to rate the importance of supplies. They compared their scores to NASA’s ratings. Almost everybody survived the mission! Students in Mrs. Goetten’s Literature classes are creating classroom expectations posters to present and post in the classroom.
It was a great first day at JCHS and awesome to see the kids again.
Athletes and parents please log into Skyward and complete the IHSA consent and transportation forms. BOTH students and parents need to do the IHSA form.
Middle School Softball vs Greenfield scheduled for Tuesday, August 13, 2019 has been cancelled.
Thank you to all the incoming 8th grade kids and parents who attended the JCHS Incoming 8th Grade Orientation last night!
Girls Tennis Practice will begin on Monday, August 12th. Due to the projected weather, practice will be from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM at the JCHS Tennis Courts. Please make sure you have a current physical on file prior to the first day of practice.
JCHS Volleyball Tryouts will be held on August 12th from (9:00 - 10:30) & (12:00 - 1:30). They will continue on August 13th from (3:00 - 5:00). You must have a current physical on file to tryout. Any questions, please contact Coach Goetten at firstname.lastname@example.org.
JCHS Girl’s Volleyball camp is Monday, July 22-July 25. 3rd-7th graders are from 8:30-10:00, followed by the 8th-12th graders from 10:30-12:00. **Please make note of the change - 7th grade will go in the early slot (8:30-10:0)**. You can still sign up the day camp begins!
The first day of school for students for the 2019-20 year is Thursday 8/15/19. Administration plans to present a full calendar for approval to the Board at their July meeting. We are sorry for any inconvenience created due to this delay in action at the state level. Stay tuned!
Tennis Camp T-Shirts will be available for pickup at the JCHS Main Office beginning on July 8 from 7:30 am to 2:30 pm. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
Steve Pegram with Got Faith is asking for volunteer help in Grafton this Saturday, the 29th to help clean up the town. ALL students and adults are welcome to help! If interested in helping, please meet at Grove Memorial Park, across from Jersey State Bank at 8 AM. Lunch will be provided! Please help out if you can!
Congrats to Ethan Snider who made 1st Team All-Conference in baseball! Great job by John Collins, Zeke Waltz and Tucker Shalley who made 2nd team, and Ronnie Guilander who gained Honorable Mention! #gojerseypanthers
Best of luck to our Softball team as they take on Centralia at Carterville today in Sectionals! Game time is 4:30. #gojerseypanthers
Hidden in Plain Sight Parents and guardians are invited to attend this event which is being held at the Carrollton Knights of Columbus Hall this Thursday, March 21. This event focusing on potential risky behaviors of teenagers will begin at 6:30 pm.
Mr. Ben Gracey treated 8 JCHS seniors to breakfast this morning at Fran and Marilyn's. This is their yearly "Masters of the Constitution" breakfast. These students had the highest scores on the Constitution exam in Government class this semester. They are such an outstanding group and are going to represent our community so well at the next level!
Congrats to JCHS junior Elese Smith who was named to the Illinois Journalism of Education All-State Journalism team! Elese is a two-year member of the Panther Prowler yearbook and the current editor in chief. She will attend a banquet in Springfield on June 1 where she will receive her award. Selection to the All-State Team means that she represents the BEST in high school journalism. This is the first time we have entered a member of our staff!
Update to today’s schedule: IESA Track @ Beardstown - 12:00 Tennis MVC @ Triad - 1:00
IESA Track Sectional has been postponed to Monday at noon. Plan is for bus to depart at 9:30. Coaches will have the info. What a spring!!!
Daily Sports & Activities: Tennis MVC Singles @ Triad - 9:00 JV Baseball vs. Pittsfield - DH - 10:00 Freshmen Baseball vs. Waterloo - DH - 9:00 JCMS Track IESA Sectionals @ Beardstown
This week, one of our board members received a phone call from a Calhoun citizen who "wanted to express how thankful and amazed the citizens of Calhoun are that students from JCHS have been sandbagging. Students from Hardin and Brussels high schools naturally are vested in the effort, so it was great to see young people from Jerseyville helping the community." We truly have a great group of kids here at JCHS. #gojerseypanthers
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week to all the Jersey CUSD #100 Teachers! Take the time to “THANK” your child’s teacher.
JCMS Student Council sponsors student of the month and faculty member of the month. The students are nominated by their teachers and the teachers were nominated by their co-workers! Congrats to 5th grade student Jaden Woolsey and 5th grade teacher Jae Brady, 6th grade student Ella Brannan and teacher Kathy Shalley, 7th grade student Katie Deist and teacher Leah Randolph! Also the faculty member of the month was Dan Diamond. Keep up the good work!!
Freshmen Baseball at home and Varsity Softball at Brussels are CANCELLED for this evening!