Chelsey Jensen
A HUGE thank you to TeamMates for their generous donation of bottle-fill water fountains to CLJMS! Our staff and students would like to say thank you..... https://drive.google.com/file/d/1XaVbGNz6CtN2zyvE-CjcV4e9jwiRnjJs/view?usp=sharing
1 day ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
Thanks to the wonderful and supportive parents and students at CL Jones coming out and supporting our Book Fair, our library was able to give 21 new books to students and teachers and add over 100 brand new books to our library. Your $upport=kids reading books. Reading=success!
5 days ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
Good Afternoon, A reminder of parent-teacher conferences for last names starting with M-Z today from 3:00-7:00pm at CLJMS. We look forward to visiting with you soon!
5 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
Parents: Don't forget to stop by the library during p/t conferences to check out our book fair. Invest in your student and in our school. Each purchase raises money for our library and puts a book in your child's hands.
6 days ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
Need help creating a PowerSchool parent login? Our Technology Integration Specialist will be available during parent- teacher conferences to assist with PowerSchool information. We look forward to seeing you at parent- teacher conferences Wednesday 3-6pm and Thursday 3-7pm!
7 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Parent- Teacher Conference information for CLJMS:
7 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
The Book Fair is here! We will be open today and tomorrow after school and during conferences later in the week! Stop by to instill the love of reading in your child while supporting our school.
8 days ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Come into the CL Jones book fair next week after school or during p/t conferences to find an awesome read and make it yours! Students can even use an e-wallet to make payment simple. Parents, set it up at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/cljonesmiddleschool1
11 days ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
Don't have a parent account to access PowerSchool? Please see detailed PowerSchool Login Information for Parents:
12 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Message for CLJMS students/ parents: Due to Covid-19, we are limiting the number of items sent home. Your student's progress report can be accessed electronically on Powerschool. Teachers have made comments where necessary and grades have been updated. If you need your username and password, please call the office or email Mrs. Jensen at chelsey.jensen@mindenwhippets.org. The next progress report update will be on November 18, 2020. We look forward to visiting with you at parent- teacher conferences on September 23rd-24th. Masks required at P-T conferences.
13 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Jamie Boehler
The Runza® Feeds the Need fundraiser is coming up on Tuesday, September 22nd! Come help and show your support.
13 days ago, Jamie Boehler
Collin Nichols
Come into the CL Jones book fair next week after school or during p/t conferences to find an awesome read and make it yours! Students can even use an e-wallet to make payment simple. Parents, set it up at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/cljonesmiddleschool1
14 days ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
Parent- teacher conference information for CLJMS
14 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Good Evening, Parent- teacher conference information will be sent home with students tomorrow. Conferences are scheduled for Sept. 23rd 3-6pm and Sept. 24th 3-8pm (7-8pm is designated for Zoom conferences). We look forward to meeting with you!
15 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
Reminder that school pictures will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, September 9th. You may pay for pictures online at: www.martinphotography.hhimagehost.com
21 days ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Two Rivers Public Health is having a flu clinic for students grades 4-12, on September 16th. You must register by September 9th. More info here: shorturl.at/nrKP5
21 days ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
School pictures will take place on Wednesday, September 9th. Order your pictures today by paying online: www.martinphotography.hhimagehost.com
25 days ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
4th Grade Parents- MAP testing will begin tomorrow- please see attached letter- information will also be shared via ClassDojo
29 days ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
And a big thank you to the Minden Police Department and City of Minden crew for keeping our staff & students safe during our walk last Friday! CLJMS appreciates the support from the local businesses, organizations & patrons!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
A huge thank you to the community of Minden for their support at our Welcome Walk last Friday! Thank you to Mason's Supermarket for their generous donation of snacks and Landmark Implement for their generous donation of bottled water- our students & staff greatly appreciate it!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Does your student need extra help with homework? After school study hall is offered to all CLJMS students Monday- Thursday 3:30-4:00 & Fridays 2:10-2:40.
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
We would encourage all students in an art class at CLJMS to bring their own old paint shirt this year. Please send these with your student as soon as possible, so we can get messy! Thank you, Liz Bloomfield
about 1 month ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
We would encourage all students in an art class at CLJMS to bring their own old paint shirt this year. Please send these with your student as soon as possible, so we can get messy! Thank you, Liz Bloomfield
about 1 month ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
Don't forget about the CLJMS Purple & White Welcome Walk tomorrow!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Purple and White Welcome Walk on Friday August 14th
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
YAY! 1 day until students are back! A happy hello note from Mrs. Stepp :)
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Purple and White Welcome Walk on August 14th for CLJMS staff and students!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Welcome Whippets!!! Be sure to stop up for a quick pic of your middle schooler at CL Jones Middle School. Our welcome sign will be posted today, August 11th, until tomorrow afternoon. :)
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
See ya soon! From Mrs. Space
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Who is ready for a FUN activity? C.L. Jones Middle School Students- can you guess who is behind each mask? https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1RLgDBIHRvXtz_SyV3aF7chOKStSCw9gLgWNj_h2OypA/edit?usp=sharing
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Howdy from Mr. Brown!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
A friendly summer letter from Mrs. Christensen!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Hello, Hello! From Ms. Hollinger
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
We are getting VERY excited to see all of the CLJMS students soon! Mrs. Schoone has fun information to share with all of you!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Mr. Wilson has some INTERESTING information to share with all of you! :)
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Updated Open House Info: As a precautionary measure we will require everyone to wear masks at our open house tomorrow evening. Masks will be available if you do not have one to wear. Thank you for your support and cooperation in keeping our community safe.
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Hello from Mrs.Bloomfield!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Whippet Welcome from Mrs. Emery!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
CL Jones Middle School Summer Open House: August 6th, 6-7pm. More Info: http://shorturl.at/itDF4
about 1 month ago, Collin Nichols
Chelsey Jensen
Summer greetings from Mrs. Thatcher!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Welcome to the team Mrs. Widdifield- we are so glad to have you!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Mr. Madera has some special information to share with our Whippet crew!
about 1 month ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Hello CLJMS Whippets! From, Ms. Jenkins
2 months ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
A WHIPPET WELCOME FROM MR. WRAGGE!
2 months ago, Chelsey Jensen
Chelsey Jensen
Our teachers are getting very excited to see all of the amazing CLJMS students soon! Upcoming 4th grade students: Welcome and we can't wait to have you join our team!
2 months ago, Chelsey Jensen
Collin Nichols
It's time again for back to school pre-packs from Minden Office Supply: 4th Grade $27.25 5th Grade $32.00 6th Grade $34.25 7th Grade $35.25 8th Grade $40.00
2 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
CL Jones Middle School Summer Open House: August 6th, 6-7pm. More Info: http://shorturl.at/itDF4
2 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Minden Public Schools students and parents: Please Welcome Chelsey Jensen to C.L. Jones Middle School! 2020 Welcome Letter: https:www.shorturl.at/itBH6
3 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Minden Public Schools students and parents: Please Welcome Chelsey Jensen to C.L. Jones Middle School! 2020 Welcome Letter: https:www.shorturl.at/itBH6
3 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Encourage lifelong learning in your child through reading this summer. CLJMS students have access to MyOn reader all summer long. It's free and easy. Go to www.myon.com or search your app store Account: Read at Home Username: readnow Password: myON
4 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
C.L. Jones Summer Enrichment: Your student(s) is(are) invited to a FREE and positive learning opportunity this summer. Any student enrolled in grades 4-8 during the 2020-2021 school year is encouraged to attend. More info and signup here: https://shorturl.at/CE239
4 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Updated Link: Parents and guardians of student athletes and students entering 7th and 9th grades, updated information regarding physicals for the upcoming school year can be found here: https://www.mindenwhippets.org/o/minden-public-schools/browse/131882
4 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
See my story: CLJMS Student Art Show https://spark.adobe.com/page/1HHR1paAAUHMk/
5 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Parents and guardians of student athletes and students entering 9th and 7th grades, updated information regarding physicals for the upcoming school year can be found here: https://www.shorturl.at/kwAKM
5 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Reminder to students and parents to bring all library books with you during iPad check in next week. If you're still enjoying one of the 200+ books checked out of our library, be sure to finish it up and return it next week. Thanks for your help!
5 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
4th and 5th grade students and parents please return any and all CLJMS library books with you on Wednesday and Thursday when doing locker pickup. Your help is greatly appreciated.
5 months ago, Collin Nichols
Jamie Boehler
6th & 7th grade students & parents. If you missed the original signup for the DC trip, they have an extension date of May 4th. This is something to look forward to for next year.
6 months ago, Jamie Boehler
Collin Nichols
DRIVER EDUCATION signup is in the office. Participants must have either a school learner's permit, school permit, or learner’s permit. Cost is $300.00. Classroom is scheduled for May 26-29. Students will also have a minimum of 5 hours on-street and a final drive test. Contact Mr. Miller or Ann with questions.
6 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
We have some very helpful information for CLJMS parents about grades and assignments. This is also very important for students to know. Link: https://shorturl.at/cnsL8
6 months ago, Collin Nichols
John Osgood
In grades 6 - 8, the Assignment/Objectives document posted to the CLJMS webpage is still active. This link will take one to the page: 6-8 Assignments
6 months ago, John Osgood
Collin Nichols
CLJ students and parents: The CLJ Online Learning Plan (OLP) begins tomorrow, March 25th, with a homeroom Zoom meeting. Assigned coursework begins Thur. The complete plan can be viewed at this link https://shorturl.at/fjwzM and also at https://mindenwhippets.org on the CLJ page.
6 months ago, Collin Nichols
John Osgood
Om Monday, March 23rd, from 10:30 to 12:40, 4th and 5th grade iPads will be distributed. Parents are to drive to CLJMS and the iPad will be brought out. Homeroom teachers are contacting parents to inform them of their scheduled pick up time
6 months ago, John Osgood
Jamie Boehler
USA Communications along with Charter/Spectrum offering students that do not already have service for 60 days FREE.
6 months ago, Jamie Boehler
Collin Nichols
Charter-Spectrum offering free internet access to students affected by Covid or school closings. Check the link for details. shorturl.at/cCJX3
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Our four-legged friends helping us read and be mindful again today in media. Thanks Jack and Linden. Pretty sure all students left with a smile on their face! @cljonesms
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Our furry friends brought an important reminder to 4/5 media today. Remember to “paws” every once in a while and just read. It’s one of the most important things we’ll ever learn. Thanks therapy dogs Rowan and Linden!
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
If you haven't caught the awesome work by our 7th grade news crew yet, check out the link below. shorturl.at/lV146
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
The full CLJMS newscast. Thanks 7th grade. shorturl.at/lV146
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Hey everybody catch a sneak peak of 7th CLJMS news. shorturl.at/wAGI9
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
So much fun in the library making our story come alive with fun teamwork activities. Who says libraries have to be quiet places?
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Jamie Boehler
All 6th & 7th Grade Parents and Students are invited to an informational meeting for a Washington DC Trip for the Spring of 2021, this Thursday, Febr. 27 in the CL Jones Middle School Media Center at 7:00p.m. This will be a great opportunity for your student! Come check it out!
7 months ago, Jamie Boehler
Collin Nichols
Don't forget, the CLJ 7th and 8th grade dance hosted by student council is happening at the end of this week. Check the graphic for details.
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
In 4th media we saw great teamwork illustrated in our story I Want That Nut! Then we played a team game before they wrote what teamwork means to them! #teamwork #goofyphoto
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
This is what teamwork means to Mrs Christensen’s class. Well done 5th grade! #iwantthatnut #goldensower
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Making the teamwork lesson from today’s story come alive. Students had to use teamwork and cooperation to untangle the whole groups’ arms!
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Students got to practice their “teamwork” today after reading the book I Want That Nut! for media. The story taught us life is easier when we work together!
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Student Council has been working hard getting ready for the CLJ dance next Friday. Details in the graphic.
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
James Widdifield
Minden Public Schools will not have K-12 students report due to a broken water main near the middle school. We will still have the North Platte basketball game as long as the high school has water.
7 months ago, James Widdifield
Collin Nichols
Dedric, our student council president, would like you to know about an exciting event coming up at CLJ. Check out the graphic for details.
7 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Practicing perfect personification in the library today after reading The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors. Everyday objects taking on human characteristics. Next lesson, accurate achievement in alliteration! Haha
8 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Come on out to the CLJ book fair. There’s something for everyone. Open this week during conferences.
8 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Had some Epic rock-paper-scissors battles after reading The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors today in media! Jada was our 🏆!
8 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Scholastic E-wallet makes shopping the book fair easier than ever! The book fair begins Monday during conferences, simplify payment by setting up an online wallet for your child. The CLJ Scholastic website will get you going! Go to this link: shorturl.at/eovLQ
8 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Did you know most girls place a higher value on reading than boys even though it's equally linked to either gender's self-perception and future success? Make a point to come to the CLJMS book fair Feb 3rd-6th to model the importance of reading with your child.
8 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Did you know reading choice is closely linked to reading motivation and success? Expand your student's reading collection with books they love at our Scholastic book fair taking place during conference week beginning February 3rd.
8 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Introduce a girl to engineering day is January 25th in Lincoln. This STEM workshop at the Nebraska Innovation Campus is a great way for girls (gd 3-12) to learn more about the opportunities available in this exciting field. More info: shorturl.at/enDKZ
9 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Teachers of the Minden Education Association (MEA) worked together on our inservice day to give some much needed love to the oft-ignored activities gym. Just one way MEA gives back and supports many aspects of well-being for Minden Public Schools.
9 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
More tall tale characters from our 4th grade students in media class. They are so creative. Ask them about what a tall tale is if you get a chance. Maybe they’ll spin you up their own fancy yarn!
9 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Exploring Tall Tales and creating our own characters in media. Now that these 4th grade students are tall tale experts you may want to be aware if they start telling you a “fishing story”!
10 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
Today, all of this food will be donated to The Closet and Kearney county food bank to help those in need. This is what community looks like. Thank you for helping teach our students how to give back. Great job StuCo!
10 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
4th grade media creating our own Tall Tale characters after exploring the classic Jack and the Beanstalk. So much fun.
10 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
​CLJMS has some used iPads for sale that can no longer meet the demands of our students and state testing but that are still in great working order. The link below has details of what is for sale. This is a first come, first served situation. https://bit.ly/2PrV7ja​
10 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
The CLJ Student Council food drive is gaining steam! Winning 7/8 home room gets front of the lunchline passes and 4/5/6 winner gets a movie party! Keep the food coming!
10 months ago, Collin Nichols
Ed Rowse
High school girls junior varsity getting the season started tonight! Go Whippets!
10 months ago, Ed Rowse
CLJMS art
Happy National Pickle Day!!
11 months ago, CLJMS art
Ed Rowse
Thanks for finishing the ceremony Dedrick!
11 months ago, Ed Rowse
Ed Rowse
Thanks for your reflection today Mr. Widdifield!
11 months ago, Ed Rowse
Ed Rowse
Technical Sergeant Darren H. Robinson spoke today to our students, staff, and community! Great message and thank you!
11 months ago, Ed Rowse
Ed Rowse
Posting of the colors!
11 months ago, Ed Rowse
Collin Nichols
This great group of readers completed a summer reading challenge to read a book every week of the summer. Their hard work paid off with an ice cream party and fun prizes for everyone! Great job super readers!
11 months ago, Collin Nichols
Collin Nichols
CLJ's PPS (purple power safety) team working the 7/8 grade volleyball games tonight. Making a positive impact in our school and our community! Maybe sneaking a little 🍿 as well :)
about 1 year ago, Collin Nichols
John Osgood
CLJMS Ss; Mattie Kamery Hannah Donley Kinsie Land Aubree Bules Addison Klabunde Lydia Petty Emma Grube Meredith Johnson Carmin Gramke Sophie Cederburg team with MHS Life Skills, forming Recycling Team at CLJMS.The students formed the team on their own! GR8 student leadership!
about 1 year ago, John Osgood
Steph Emery
7th/8th grade had a great early practice this morning! First games are a week from today!!
about 1 year ago, Steph Emery
John Osgood
Help C. L. Jones Middle School by participating in BoxTops for Education! https://youtu.be/Hh94b2BvFK4
about 1 year ago, John Osgood
Collin Nichols
STEM tower challenge to kick off the year in the CLJ middle school library.
about 1 year ago, Collin Nichols
James Widdifield
What a great day! There is nothing better than the first day of school!
about 1 year ago, James Widdifield