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National FFA Dairy Foods Team

National FFA Dairy Foods Team

Annabelle Day

October 24, 2016


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INDIANAPOLIS – Jerome won State Milk Quality and Products Career Development Event (CDE) in June, or more commonly known as Dairy Foods.  Not only did the team win the competition, but the chance to travel to Indianapolis for the 89th National FFA Convention & Expo to represent the state of I...

State Soils

State Soils

Annabelle Day

October 13, 2016


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BURLEY - Wednesday, October 12, Jerome represented the South Magic Valley District in the State Soils Career Development Event. Similar to Districts, the contestants determined the use of land based off of slope, drainage, climate, irrigation, and an assortment of other characteristics. Preston and Troy were th...

FFA Livestock Competition

FFA Livestock Competition

Annabelle Day

October 12, 2016


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FILER – Tuesday, October 11, FFA hosted a Livestock Judging Career Development Event (CDE).  _ schools have been practicing and studying for this competition. The competitors are required to place various classes of meat livestock: pigs, bovine, and sheep. ­­­­­­­­Castleford placed first wit...

FFA Forestry Competition

FFA Forestry Competition

Annabelle Day

October 6, 2016


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SOUTH HILLS – Wednesday, October 5, FFA had their Forestry Career Development Event (CDE).  Kimberly, Hansen, Filer, Twin Falls, and Jerome traveled to the South Hills for this competition. The competitors are required to identify trees, log scale, timber cruise, read maps, identify forestry equipme...

First FFA Competition

First FFA Competition

Annabelle Day

October 3, 2016


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JEROME – Thursday, September 29, FFA had their first Career Development Event (CDE).  Filer, Kimberely, Twin Falls, Murtaugh, and Jerome came to compete in the Soils competition. Four sites are set up with pits dug in the desert.  The competitors are required to judge the soil based off of dep...

Second Annual Young Farmer’s Extravaganza

Second Annual Young Farmer’s Extravaganza

Annabelle Day

September 21, 2016


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The Twin Falls Culver’s and Jerome FFA partnered on September 17 for the Second Annual Young Farmer’s Extravaganza. Families came to enjoy a petting zoo, bounce house, great food, and a chance to learn more about agriculture.  Children and parents alike made butter and spun wool. Half way...

Aca-Deca 2016-2017

Aca-Deca 2016-2017

Wendy Wright

September 15, 2016


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Academic Decathlon or Aca-Deca has been at Jeome High School for the last 20 years. Each year Aca-Deca has a topic of topic of study.  The club takes this topic and studies it from many different angles including Economics, Literature and Social Sciences. This year, the topic is World War II, and...

Friends of Rachel Club

Friends of Rachel Club

Shaylyn Young

September 15, 2016


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The Friends of Rachel Club started in Jerome High School five years ago with Rachel’s Challenge. Rachel Scott was killed in the Columbine school shooting for standing up for her beliefs. In response to this, her parents shared her message and started an anti-bullying campaign also known as Rachel’s...

Latinos in Action

Latinos in Action

Antonia Gutierrez

September 8, 2016


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Jerome High School is full of different clubs for all the different students in the school. Latinos in Action (LIA) is a club meant for the Latino population in the community. LIA is meant to prepare students for education after high school. It teaches students a lot of leadership skills and how to...

New FFA Officer Team

New FFA Officer Team

Annabelle Day

September 8, 2016


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FFA is the largest student led organization in America. As they keep busy with community service, competitions, and improving their communities as a whole, requires several students in leadership for each individual chapter. Six officers serve for one year, starting and ending at the banquet in May. Maddie...

Crossing New Bridges

Crossing New Bridges

Brooklynne Burbank

September 7, 2016


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A diverse opportunity for everyone involved, the newest club of JHS “Crossing Bridges” is a club dedicated to bringing the student body together. It consists of students of all ethnic backgrounds joined together to learn about many cultures centered around South America and Mexico. The name of...

FFA Kick-Off BBQ

FFA Kick-Off BBQ

Annabelle Day

September 1, 2016


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FFA started off the school year with a kick-off barbecue on Tuesday, August 30 at 6pm out in the Ag Building. Nicole Lebsack, Alan Willmore, and Tom Clifton, the three advisors of FFA, planned and organized the dinner and meeting for the students. Eighty-one students and parents attended the barbecue. The...

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