5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Jacks & Jills vs. Erath
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Jacks Baseball vs CC
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Jacks Basketball vs. North Vermillion
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Jacks Baseball vs Franklin/Berwick Jamboree
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM ACT Testing for all Juniors
~Happy Valentine's Day Sunday, February 14th~
Random Acts of Kindness Week - February 15th - February 19th
This week we ask that you celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week with your students and colleagues. Feel free to visit the following website for more information: HTTPS://WWW.RANDOMACTSOFKINDNESS.ORG/
FOR STUDENTS: "Appreciate the life you have before 'time' makes you reminisce the life you had." --Unknown
FOR STAFF: "It's not until you lose everything that you can truly appreciate everything." --Belle (Beauty and the Beast)
While society has reaped huge benefits from the Internet, the online world is also infamous as a vehicle through which people can be cruel to others. All online etiquette guidelines include recommendations that would prevent this behavior, but the perceived anonymity of a virtual environment often causes people to believe they can say or do anything they want with no personal consequences.
A recent article highlighted smartphone and tablet apps that experts agree can prove harmful for children and teens. While many of these apps require users to be at least 13 years of age, parents may be unaware of exactly what happens within the app after a profile is created.
Gaggle, the vendor who provides email monitoring for St. Mary Parish, has provided a list of apps that parents should consider deleting from a child's phone or device. Here are some related to bullying:
Remember that new apps pop up daily, and kids will find out about these apps long before parents are aware of the danger. It's important that parents explain to their children why these apps could be harmful and make the decision to delete them together.