Johannesburg-Lewiston Middle School


Johannesburg Middle School
Weekly Announcements


Wednesday, October 18th
1/2 Day of School

Thursday, October 26th

Wednesday, November 1st
Teacher In-Service - NO SCHOOL

Friday, November 3rd
End of 1st Marking Period

November 6th-10th
High School Library

Thursday, November 9th
Parent/Teacher Conferences
4:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, November 10th
1/2 Day of School
Parent/Teacher Conferences
12:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Monday, November 13th
Board of Education Meeting
6:00 p.m. - Johannesburg

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Daily Schedule

(8:20 a.m. ~ 3:07 p.m.)
1st Hour ~ 8:20 - 9:11 a.m.
2nd Hour ~ 9:15 - 10:06 a.m.
3rd Hour ~ 10:10 - 11:01 a.m.
4th Hour ~ 11:05 - 11:55 a.m.
11:55 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
5th Hour ~ 12:29 - 1:19 p.m.
6th Hour ~ 1:23 - 2:13 p.m.
7th Hour ~ 2:17 - 3:07 p.m.

Johannesburg Elementary
& Middle School P.T.O

Happy Halloween!

School Supply Lists
Johannesburg K-8
Class Supply Lists for 2017-18
School Year


J-L Oiler Football



It's a GREAT
Day to be a Cardinal!


NEWS FOR THIS WEEK: Oct. 16th thru Oct. 20th  


WEEK’S LUNCH MENU:  Monday: Chicken Tenders; Tuesday: Hamburger or Chicken Patty; Wednesday: Walking Taco; Thursday: Pizza; Friday: Tomato Soup

Wednesday October 18th ½ day of school out at 12:00! J

          Sponsored by PTO
·       Costume Recommended
·       Thursday, October 26th 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
·       Johannesburg Elementary School in the Multi-Purpose Room
·       Includes: Dance, Assorted Desserts, and Punch (Pizza slices available -$1.00 per slice).

Middle School Halloween Dance: Friday October 27th
3:15 – 5:00 p.m.
Cost $6.00
Extra Pizza $1.00
Students may wear costumes, if they are, they will be put into a drawing to win prizes.
Activity bus will be available to ride back to Lewiston!

Picture retakes will be on Monday, October 30, 2017.
No School Wednesday November 1st
Parents: When dropping off your child late, or picking up your child early you must come in and sign the pickup/drop off sheet that is in the office. Thank-you.
When dropping off students in the morning, please DO NOT PARK IN FRONT OF THE DOOR. If you need to come in, please use a parking spot. Thank-you!
PTO: Meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month in the elementary library @ 6:00 p.m.
PTO: Participation Days will be the last Friday of each Month: October 27th will be Crazy Hair Day! Each participation days will cost $1.00, all money will go toward PTO. Watch for each month to be something different.
When sending in notes to school with your child for either pick-up or bus notes please put both first and last name of child, date, and please sign the note on a full sheet of paper. Thank-you, office.

The purpose of the program is to build self-esteem, responsibility, and team cooperation.
Our theme will be selected by the students in September. Advisory classes will create
a mascot, slogan, and a team T-shirt.

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Absentees/Tardiness Policy
Regular attendance at school is not only required by law but is essential to the learning process.
PARENT CONTACT WITH THE OFFICE IS REQUIRED when your child is absent. Please submit all doctor notes.
1. When a student has accumulated 4 absences in a marking period a letter will be sent from the office to
the parents informing them of their child's absence record.
2. If a student accumulates 7 absences in a marking period a complaint may be filed with the County
Prosecuting Attorney's Office or the County Truant Officer.

Middle School Expectations
Students are expected to follow five general rules in each of their middle school classes.They are:
1. Listen and be attentive when others are speaking.
2. Respect others and their property.
3. Be prompt and come to class prepared.
4. Speak respectively to put-downs.
5. No gum chewing.
The consequences for not meeting these expectations are:
1. A verbal warning from the teacher.
2. Removal from the group.
3. Student phone parent.
4. Student meets with Mr. Hausbeck.
Individual teachers may find it necessary to alter or add to the lists. If this is necessary students are informed of the changes.

Class Trips & After School Activities

Students will have a number of opportunities for educational trips and activities.
A reminder to students that these trips are privileges and that your behavior in the classroom
is used to determine if you have earned this privilege.

We supply students with a variety of supplies. However, we do ask that each student
come to school with the following items:

1. Four 3-ring binders (1.5 inch or 2 inch)
2. A pocket folder for each class, unless binder has pockets in it.
3. Pencils (#2), pens (black, blue & red)
4. Pencil/pen pouch or container
5. Paper
6. Colored Pencils
7. 3 Brown Grocery Bags for Book Covers
8. An assignment notebook/daily planner will be provided...if lost the student must
purchase a new planner from the office.

If a family is unable to provide the necessary items, students should speak privately

All electronic devices including cellular phones must be turned off, kept out of sight, and may not be used during school hours.

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The Johannesburg-Lewiston Middle School Mission Statement
The Johannesburg-Lewiston Middle School Staff provides a learning and social environment which bridges the gap between elementary and high school.
Our goals are to instill in our students responsibility and respect toward self, peers, and community. We will provide an educational environment which develops independent learners by teaching problem solving, cooperative learning, and organizational skills.

Friendly Reminder:
Please send a note to the office, in writing, if bus plans change, if you are picking up your child, or if your child is
attending Cardinal Club. All notes and/or calls MUST be in the office by noon.
date, add first and last name of student. Thank you!

The Lost and Found for K-8 grades is in the Multi-Purpose Room. Please check for lost items.

Johannesburg-Lewiston Middle School
10854 M-32
Johannesburg, MI 49751

Updated 10/16/17

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