Daily Announcements & Weekly Memo

The following announcements were submitted by JHHS staff members for broadcast on the live morning news.  

Parents and students, be sure to visit the Guidance Glimpse Newsletter @ the Guidance Department's webpage for additional events and info.

Seniors, be sure to check the Senior Info sheet which is posted in Additional Resources on the JH webpage.

 The daily announcements will not be updated on Monday, Feb. 18 or Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

Today is February 14.

If you would like to be a Senior Secret Spirit for a winter sport senior please see Ms. McCurry to sign up.  It is for boys/girls basketball, wrestling, swimming, cheerleading, archery and bowling.

A pair of prescription glasses were left in the library a couple of days ago.  Come to the library’s checkout desk to claim them if they are yours.

There will be a MANDATORY meeting Thursday after school for all DECA members who are competing at the state conference.  If you are going to state conference you must attend.

John Hardin’s first EVER winter formal is coming up on February 22nd.  There will be desserts, decorations, a DJ, and a photo booth. Due to the bad weather days, tickets will be on sale until Wednesday, Feb. 20th. Winter formal tickets are on sale in JH General before and after school for $20. Be part of this exciting event! Buy your tickets before they’re gone!

Have you read a library book this year that was so engaging that you feel it should be recommended to other students?  If so, see Ms. O’Daniel in the library. She needs your help with a book-related social media project.

John Hardin General loves its students!  Look around the building to find our February print ads that include a coupon for free food or discounts.  Bring the coupon into the store and catch the love at John Hardin General!


From the Guidance Office

The University of Kentucky will be at John Hardin on Monday, March 11th at 8:45 any Juniors or Seniors interested in attending this meeting please sign-up in the Guidance Office. The last day to sign up for this meeting is Friday, March 8th.

Morehead State University will be at John Hardin on Tuesday, March 19th during focus 40 for a small group meeting.  Any Juniors or Seniors interested in attending this meeting please sign-up in the Guidance Office. The last day to sign up for this meeting will be Monday, March 18th

Campbellsville University will be at John Hardin on Thursday, February 21st during focus 40 to speak to seniors that have already applied and have been accepted and any seniors that may be interested in applying you will have the opportunity to apply for free at this meeting. Students must sign up for this meeting before February 20th.

Metalsa has a new Jump Start program for students looking for a way to pay for college or get hired early. This is a great, local opportunity for our graduating seniors (and recent alumni) who want to enter the workforce and attend college. Please see Ms. Case or look for flyers posted around the school for more information.

Juniors with a 25 ACT, 3.5 GPA, and community involvement are eligible to apply for the Commonwealth Honors Academy at Murray State University.  This is a 3-week summer program. The application deadline is March 1, 2019. Apply at www.murraystate.edu/cha


Sports Announcements
Any student interested in playing on the Tennis Team needs to come by Coach McCune’s room in 412 & pick up an information sheet & calendar.  Practice will begin on February 18th.

Softball tryouts have been moved to this Sunday, 02/17, at 5pm in small Gym.  Players should bring cleats, tennis shoes and their softball equipment.

Baseball practice today will be immediately after school in the football stadium parking lot.

Baseball Season Begins on Feb. 18th with practice immediately after school. If you have any questions please see Coach Hall in room 108.



From the Weekly Memo

Monday, Feb 11

                                   IL Meeting

Tuesday, Feb 12

6/7:30 pm                    Boys Basketball at Hart Co


Wednesday, Feb 13

6/7:30 pm                    Girls Basketball vs Danville at JHHS


Thursday, Feb 14

                                   Balfour – Announcements and Cap and Gown orders.

4:00 pm                       SBDM Meeting


Friday, Feb 15

6:00 pm                       Girls Basketball vs Nelson Co at JHHS

6/7:30 pm                    Boys Basketball vs Marion Co at JHHS                                   

                                   Wrestling – State Tournament in Lexington


Saturday, Feb 16

                                   Wrestling – State Tournament in Lexington                                                              

Upcoming Event

Feb 22                         Winter Formal

Feb 22/23                    Swim – State Meet Prelims/Finals at U of L

Feb 23                         JROTC Military Ball

Feb 24                         JHHS Fashion Show

Feb 26                         Senior Cap and Gown Retakes/ Senior Class Group Picture

Feb 28                         Trimester 2 Finals 1,3,4

March 1                       Trimester 2 Finales 2,3,5