Student News

CCAA Music Contest

On Thursday, March 7, JHS hosted the CCAA Music Contest.  Musicians and vocalists from Jamestown and Prairie Home and attended.  The Jamestown Jr. High/H.S. Band performed first in the gym and they did an amazing job and received a I rating.  The Jr. High Mixed Choir, Jr. High Boys Choir and Jr. High Girls Choir performed next in the cafeteria. The H.S. Mixed Choir and H.S. Girls Double Trio followed the Jr. High.  After the groups performed, the students moved on to instrumental and vocal solos.  Everyone did an amazing job!   Bravo, Eagles and Mrs. Lieser! 

Two JHS FFA Greenhands selected for HYMAX

Freshmen Greenhands, Sophia Griffin and Clara Baepler were selected to attend the Helping Youth Maximize their Agricultural eXperience (HYMAX) Academy this summer at Camp Rising Sun at the Lake of the Ozarks.  Up to 100 current freshmen from across the state of Missouri are selected through an application process.  The academy provides hands-on experiences to prepare them to communicate, lead and advocate for agriculture as well as bring home tools to help their chapter achieve greater success.  It is a great honor for these two students to be selected.  Great job, Eagles!  

Three Jamestown FFA members to received State Degree

Graduates, Emma Baepler and Skyler Duncan, along with Senior, Henry Hirschvogel will receive their State FFA degree at the State Convention held April 17-19 in Columbia.  Congratulations, Eagles!

Academic All-State Softball Team

Jamestown had ten ladies qualify for the Academic All-State Softball team.  In order for an individual to qualify for the Academic All-State team, they must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.70 after the fall semester.  

A team is awarded the distinction of an Academic All-State Team if the varsity team has a cumulative unweighted grade point average of 3.3 or better.  The Lady Eagles, as a group, earned the title of an Academic All-State Team with an average GPA of 3.68. 

  Well done, Ladies!  Congratulations!

Baepler Competes at Districts

Update: Marie placed 8th at Districts and earned a medal in Accounting I.  She will have to wait to see if she will move on to State.  Great job, Eagle!!

Marie Baepler placed in the top ten in Accounting I to qualify to compete at FBLA Districts on February 2nd.  

Shop with a Cop Fundraiser

For the second year, JHS students participated in a fundraiser to benefit the Moniteau County Sheriff's Department Shop With A Cop program.  Nurse Lynnette organized a Kiss The Pig fundraiser.  The top three classes to raise the most money got to pick a staff member to kiss a pig.  Kindergarten, 5th grade and the Seniors were the classes that raised the most.  Mrs. Traver, Dr. Guitard and Gary Jones were the staff members chosen to kiss the pig at an assembly prior to Thanksgiving break. The total amount raised was $1,031.82.  Way to go, Eagles!

NHS Trash Pick-up

During the month of October, the Jamestown C-1 National Honor Society completed their fall trash pickup.  In total, 12 members collected trash along Highway 179 from the Highway 87 turn off into town.  Great job, Eagles!

Meet Our New Staff

Julie King

Julie King

Kindergarten Teacher

Ms. Julie King lives in California with her two daughters, Emily and Kinley.  She graduated from Jamestown High School in 2000 and from Central Methodist College (now Central Methodist University) in 2004.  In 2010, Julie graduated from William Woods University with a master’s degree.  She has been in education for 19 years.  She taught first grade for 10 years and has been teaching Kindergarten for 9.

Some of Julie's favorite things to do outside of teaching are: watching her youngest daughter dance and her oldest daughter play softball; enjoying Pepsi & chocolate; leading the Twin City 4-H Club; and helping both the California Elementary and Middle school PTO clubs (where her children attend school) with their events.  Welcome home, Julie!

Haley Marconnet

Haley Marconnet

K-12 Art Teacher

Ms. Haley Marconnet was born and raised in Maysville, MO.  She received her Associates degree at Metropolitan Community College-Longview before attending the University of Central Missouri where she earned a Bachelors in Art Education with an emphasis in Fibers.  In life, she loves family, creativity, animals, nature, and has a passion for inspiring and teaching others.  Welcome to Jamestown, Haley!