Daily Announcement


Tuesday, June 18, 2019


Attention Parents/Guardians:  Please call the attendance line at 609-806-4266 before 9:00 a.m. to report your child’s absence.  You may also call the attendance line to report your child arriving late to school.


Attention Parents/Guardians:  Please be aware that the JW Nurse can be reached directly by dialing 609-806-4273.  The JW Student Services Department and the JW Guidance Department can be reached directly at 609-806-4272.


Attention Parents/Guardians:   Konstella is now the sole portal for all JWMS PTO communications. To register with a computer, go to konstella.com and search for John Witherspoon Middle School in the Find Your School directory. Or, download the Konstella app, tap on Register, and enter our invitation code: CQRXI8 (that's a capital i!). Konstella will allow you to sync our events to your calendar, communicate with other families, purchase spirit wear and event tickets, and see volunteer opportunities. 



Attention Parents and Guardians:  Tuesday, June 18, 2019 due to the 8th grade Promotion Ceremony JW ONLY will dismiss at 1:00.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:00 Dismissal

Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:00 Dismissal – Last Day of School




Attention Parents of 8th Grade Students: 


The 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, June 18th at 2:00 p.m.   Richardson Auditorium will open their doors for seating beginning at 1:30 p.m.  They will not be able to accommodate early arrivals. 


Parking for Richardson:  There is no parking on the Princeton University campus.  Meter parking is available on the street in the Princeton Borough.  Parking garages are available on Hulfish, Chambers and Spring Street surrounding Palmer Square. 


People with Mobility Disabilities:  Proceed to the Princeton University kiosk across from Palmer Square for permission to drop off or pick up a passenger.  Please note this main entrance gate will be closed at 4:00 p.m. for those picking up guests with mobility disabilities.  Thank you for your cooperation!




There are a limited number of yearbooks left... if you are still interested in purchasing one they are $30 cash only.  See Ms. Borgia in room C205.  Yearbooks are first come, first serve.


Super Saturday will be on October 5th this year and they will be showcasing middle school bands! If you are interested or have questions please see Mrs. Riely for more information. This is a great opportunity to share your musical talents with your school community in October!



Today we will follow the 1:00 Closing Schedule.



Reminder to 6th and 7th grade Promotion Orchestra and Ushers will depart from the JW flagpole at 12:30 today.




All students are to report to the art rooms to pick up all of their art work from this year and last year!



Ms. Luongo needs donations of newspaper to wrap ceramic items for students to take home.