The Roaring Times

Lunch Bunch

Lunch Bunch

Antonia Gutierrez

December 19, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

Latinos in Action provides a lot of mentoring and volunteer work. They recently helped at Christmas in Jerome, but LIA is mostly known for helping at the other schools. During parent teacher conferences, they help translate for the non-English speaking parents. In past years, LIA members would divide...

FCCLA

FCCLA

Brooklynne Burbank

December 19, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America first started in 1945 and has spread through 47 states. FCCLA is focused around families and making the members good leaders. JHS teacher, Vanessa Casad, is currently the advisor of Jerome’s FCCLA group. “This is my first year teaching in public...

World’s Finest Chocolate

World’s Finest Chocolate

Antonia Gutierrez

December 14, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

Help support Latinos in Action with their World’s Finest Chocolate fundraiser. All proceeds will go towards their annual Utah conference. The fundraiser will be going on until mid-January, or until the chocolate runs out. They will be selling a variety of chocolates including almond, caramel, crisp,...

National Honor Society Tutoring

National Honor Society Tutoring

TeeAnna Crudup

December 12, 2016


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National Honor Society (NHS) is a national program based on a selection of people with good a GPA and involved in their school. The program recognizes outstanding students and it helps them get college scholarships. In the chapter in Jerome, the two mentors are Dory Hammersley, an English teacher,...

New Semester, New Members?

New Semester, New Members?

Antonia Gutierrez

December 12, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

Latinos in Action thought it would be a good idea to have another class period for LIA, since a lot of students have been rejected due to the fact that class space is limited. This past year, more than 50 applicants were turned down. If LIA was able to get that extra period, LIA would be twice as big...

What is SkillsUSA

What is SkillsUSA

Jairo Damian

December 12, 2016


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SkillsUSA is a student run organization that goes to competitions to compete in many categories. These categories include things such as Digital Video, Video, 3-D Animation, and TV Production. The reason why SkillsUSA exists is so that students excel so they can enter into the skilled workforce and...

Aca-Deca Competes!

Aca-Deca Competes!

November 21, 2016


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The Aca-Deca team worked hard this weekend at Shoshone High School as they competed against other schools at their first meet. The meet was invitational, but it is clear that the teams that studied and practiced paid off. Franklin Brady took Bronze in Speech Elle Romero took Gold in Science MacKenzi ...

Tamales Fundraiser

Tamales Fundraiser

Antonia Gutierrez

November 18, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

Fundraising is a good way to raise money. Latinos in Action is trying to do as many fundraisers as they can to reduce the price of their annual Utah Conference. Two years ago, the price was $20 per member. Last year, the cost rose to $50 per member. This year, LIA wants that price to be $0. Latinos...

District Leadership Conference

District Leadership Conference

Annabelle Day

November 18, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

On Wednesday, November 16, the FFA South Magic Valley District met at the CSI Fine Arts building for their annual District Leadership Conference. Twin Falls, Kimberly, Buhl, Castleford, Filer, Hansen, Murtaugh, and Jerome all competed in various competitions and participated in the leadership workshops. In...

Clothing Drive

Clothing Drive

Cierra Stump

November 17, 2016


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The Jerome Student Government Junior officers are going above and beyond with their class service project. Not only are they involving the entire school, but they’re also trying to involve as much of the community as they can. Along with their hygiene drive taking place December 1 to 7, they’ve...

Latinos in Action Fundraiser

Latinos in Action Fundraiser

Antonia Gutierrez

November 15, 2016


Filed under Club Corner

Help support Latinos in Action. They are having a tamale fundraiser. The tamales will have to be ordered by Wednesday, November 16, and they will be ready for pick up on Tuesday, November 22. Chicken, pork, and sweet tamales are the three options to choose from. A dozen tamales cost $15, and half...

Student Body Secretary is only a Sophomore?

Student Body Secretary is only a Sophomore?

Wendy Wright

November 2, 2016


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Last spring, we amended our JHS Constitution to open the positions of Student Body Secretary, Student Body Manager, and Student Body Eye of the Tiger to any grade level. This allowed then freshman Yahaira Mendez to run for the position of Student Body Secretary. Not only did she run, but she won! The...

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