Wednesday, January 16, 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:  School will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019, due to Martin Luther King Day.

Attention 8th Grade Parents/Guardians:  The Program of Studies meeting will be held this evening, January 16th, at  the PAC at the High School at 7:00 pm.


If you have not signed up for the Talent show auditions, and would like to audition, please sign up asap. Slots are almost filled. 


There will be a brief meeting after school on Tuesday, January 22nd, to discuss audition details. The meeting will take place in Ms. Wargo's room, G103.


Auditions for the Talent Show are Tuesday, January 29th. 


PPS Girls will meet Thursday, January 24th,  for a featured movie! Bring your comfy blankets and enjoy popcorn and a movie. All are welcome, but please sign up with Mrs. Riely or Ms. Wargo.

The YMCA Youth Forum (formerly known as Committed & Faithful) group will meet this Thursday at 6pm in the JW cafeteria.  The special guest will be the Princeton University PUPP Program, so bring a friend and come on out.  Dinner will be served!


DO YOU LOVE TO SING? Join Princeton’s newest youth glee club provided by the Princeton YMCA and Christine's Hope for Kids Foundation. The only requirement is a love for singing. No formal experience required. The PrinceTONES will be singing hits from “The Greatest Showman,” “Dear Evan Hansen” and other popular songs like “One Call Away!” The program begins 02/06th. Only 15 spots available so register TODAY! Registration forms can be picked up in the main office or from Ms. Jones (D-23). 


All 7th grade students in Mrs. McGhee and Mrs. Paredes' classes please report to the Learning Commons after homeroom for the author visit.

There will be no Art Club meeting today; we will meet tomorrow - Thursday - after school.

Shrek rehearsal will take place in the Choir room today. All cast members are expected to attend.


Scribbles will meet today after school in room D-203 from 3:00 to 4:00.


The JW Coding Club will be held after school today in room B-204 from 3:15 to 4:00.

The JW Chess Club will be held after school today in room B-201

from 3:00 to 4:00.


SAGA will meet after school today in room E-212. See Mr. Foley with any questions.


Board Game Club will meet after school today in room C-205 from 3:00 to 4:00.


Geography Club will meet after school today in room E-101 and we will have the official school geography bee on Thursday, January 24 in the ACC. 


Book club will meet on Thursday morning this week.


The Green Team will meet Thursday morning in room.


Robotics Club will meet on Thursday this week in room B-201 from 3:00 to 4:15.  


Mathletes will meet after school on Thursday from 3:00 to 4:00.


The Berklee Preview Concert will be held at John Witherspoon Middle School in the auditorium on Wednesday, January 23, at 7:00 pm.  Come and hear the competition pieces that the PHS Studio Band will play at the Jazz Festival.


 The following sports will meet today:

 Wrestling home match vs. Lawrence Middle School