Homework Help is offered in the library after school every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15-5:00. Students will be able to get their missing work from 3:15-3:30. Homework Help sessions will be supervised by two assistants each afternoon. This is a great opportunity for students who need extra help on assignments.
Homework Hotline is a free, online service designed to help students grades 6-12 in science and math. Funded by Lilly Endowment Inc. and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, the Homework Hotline is another great resource for students. Click here to access the Homework Hotline.
21st Century Scholar applications are important at this stage in a students' life since they must apply when in 7th or 8th grade. Applications are available in the JCMS Counseling Office, or online here. Applications only need to be filled out once.
ISTEP will be here before we know it! Listed below are some great test taking and studying habits:
- Get a good nights rest
- Eat before a test
- Go to the restroom before beginning a test
- Ask your teachers for help and review material well before the day of a test
- Read directions slowly and carefully
- Eliminate possible distractions while studying such as turning of the TV, cellphone, and radio