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    John Adams Middle School teaches and recognizes the six pillars of character. Throughout the year, John Adams Middle School will recognize students who embody these characteristics. Click HERE to view the recipients of character recognition.


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    The Parent Portal is a GREAT way to get updates on student progress and performance in class. Click HERE to log-in.
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Upcoming Events

   Nomination Forms HERE!
 All Nominations Due by November 25th! 
Please see the JAMS Giving Tree Information HERE! 
Introducing: NED the KNIGHT

Ned wants to travel! Where will he go next?

Ned the Knight has heard all about the #JAMazing happenings here at JAMS and he wants to take part in the fun!  What better way to do so than by popping into classrooms each day during the month of November?  
But which classroom will he choose?  
No one knows for sure -
he will magically appear in a different classroom each day!

                      Club Descriptions          Club Schedules
  Late Bus Routes  (4:00pm) - Wednesdays and Thursdays ONLY
Route JAL-1       Route JAL-2        Route JAL-3 
Make-Ups and Club Photos
Tuesday, December 8th 
Click HERE for an Order Form!
  Parent/Teacher Conferences
6:00pm - 8:00pm 
December 10th
February 25th 

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    New 7th Grade LEGO Robotics Program – An Educator’s Dream

    Who knew that learning could be so much fun? Take Doug Passaro’s technology class at John Adams Middle School, where students are making and programming robots from LEGOs in a new district-wide seventh grade initiative. During a recent visit, about 27 students were swarming

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  • JAMS Vision

    John Adams Middle School is committed to inspire and empower students to reach their full potential and become respectful, responsible, productive citizens and future leaders in a global society.

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  • PTO Involvement!

    Please take an active role in your child's education by joining our PTO. The meetings take place the first Tuesday of October, November, January, March, and May at 6:00.

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  • Genius Hour Initiative

    A Look at the New "Genius Hour" Initiative at John Adams Middle School. For the latest updates, follow us on Twitter @JAMSGeniusHour

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  • Do You Want to Ace Middle School?

    Click on this link to find 10 steps to middle school success.

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  • Cell Phone Policy

    Please remember our cell phone rule: cell phones must be off and away while in the school building. Any student who wishes to make a phone call home must go to the main office.

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Welcome to John Adams Middle School


      Walking through the hallways of John Adams Middle School, the collaboration of close to 1,000 Knights as they debate, investigate, analyze, question, and surf their way through the exploration of learning is prevalent! John Adams Middle School is committed to inspire and empower students to reach their full potential and become respectful, responsible, productive citizens and future leaders in a global society. The John Adams Knights are lead by a supportive staff of 90 educational leaders, many with advanced degrees. Our diverse student population exposes learners to a multi-cultural community whose values, customs, languages, and experiences are all accepted and celebrated.

      The academic arena at John Adams Middle School is filled with a comprehensive, differentiated curriculum that meets the needs of all learners and challenges students, while providing the proper support necessary to achieve. The team concept within each grade level provides opportunities for self-discovery and growth; students learn about one another and build relationships that are nurtured and endured.  Classrooms are filled with interactive, wireless technology that supports hands-on, authentic learning experiences – reflecting future promises of workplace readiness. The energy and excitement that fill the classrooms and hallways is contagious!


      Whether interested in becoming athletes, artists, musicians, writers, scientists, and environmentalists, there is something for everyone at John Adams Middle School. Students showcase their talents and interests both in and out of the classroom setting through their participation in the plethora of extra-curricular activities available to them. Our school has a variety of extra-curricular offerings where many of our students participate in both clubs and sports. John Adams Middle School believes that children need to be involved in order to become well-rounded and productive citizens. Our students also understand and appreciate the value of community service and forging connections with the John Adams family.

      John Adams Middle School embodies a sense of community and belonging that students, staff, and parents foster and enjoy. The six pillars of character shine through student interactions daily; their knowledge of these pillars becomes obvious through their respect and understanding for one another. Learning to celebrate one another for similarities and differences is what makes John Adams Middle School extraordinary!


Mrs. Valentine


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