We are using a new electronic flyer system for our families!
Sports practices for cross country, volleyball, and football will begin on August 12th. Plan now to attend tryouts! You have approximately 11 weeks from when school is out to prepare for the challenge of the upcoming sports seasons! Let's show our league what Caldwell can do!!
This summer there will be a FREE two-week STEM on the MoveCamp at Boise State's Summer Academy! Through a grant from the ITD, this all-day camp is FREE to children from Canyon County entering grades 7 and 8.
Registration is open and is first-come, first-serve (25 children per week), and students can join for either or both weeks (June 17-20 & June 24-27). A free bus to and from selected schools in Caldwell and Nampa will be available, plus lunch and other perks. It will be a week featuring an amazing line-up of fun, enrichment-style lessons taught by certified classroom teachers in collaboration with research scientists and college students. If you are interested in learning more about Coding, PE, STEM, and Art, sign up for this amazing camp offered at Boise State.
Representatives from Mt. Moriah Lodge #39 in Caldwell were special guests at the end of the year assembly on May 23rd at JMS. They presented six lucky students with brand new, still in the box Kindles, complete with screen protectors, cases, and Amazon gift cards. The six students, were chosen from a random drawing based on entries received in the library as part of a school wide reading incentive. To see the list of winners, click the link! Thank you Mt, Moriah Lodge for your continued support for reading at JMS!
Students are Jefferson Middle School next fall will have the opportunity to experience virtual reality coding thanks to a grant recently awarded to the school from the Idaho STEM Action Center. The purpose of the grant is to teach students coding skills with the purpose of creating 3-D worlds using the Blocksmith VR platform. Jefferson Middle School's grant application was one of ten funded state wide. Click the link to read more information about this amazing opportunity being brought to JMS!