Josh Didier
FYI: Registration closes at midnight on Sunday. If you have not registered your child yet please log onto the Skyward parent portal to do so. If you need assistance or plan to do something besides in-person or remote learning call the office of the school your child attends.
5 days ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
Baseball try-outs will be held Wednesday, August 5th, Thursday, August 6th and Friday, August 7th from 9-11 AM at Memorial Field behind Clara Peterson Elementary School. All participants must bring a current physical, and a signed insurance waiver with them to the first day of try-outs. In addition, all players will need to arrive wearing a face mask for check-in.
8 days ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Junior High Cross Country practice begins on Thursday, August 6th and Friday, August 7th from 5:30-7PM at the junior high. Practice is open to all 6th, 7th and 8th graders. Meet in front of the greenhouse behind the high school. All participants must bring a signed insurance waiver and a copy of his/her current physical in order to participate. Each participant must wear a MASK upon arrival.
8 days ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Softball Try-Outs will be held for 7th & 8th graders on Wednesday, August 5th from 4-6 PM at the high school softball field behind Clara Peterson Elementary School. Players who have signed up to try-out should look for an email from the coaches today in their school email account. Players must bring a signed insurance waiver and a copy of their current physical to try-outs.
8 days ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Sadly, the IESA has canceled the fall sports of softball, baseball, cross country and golf for the ‘20-‘21 school year. They will meet again at the end of August to discuss junior high basketball.
19 days ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
Just a reminder for ordering PBL JH Yearbooks for the 2019-2020 school year. Yearbooks will cost $13 & can be ordered till this Friday on June 26th. To order your PBL JH Yearbook for the 2019-2020 school year visit: www.inter-state.com/yearbook and enter code 43212G.
about 1 month ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
As close out the 2019-2020 school year at PBL JH we wanted to share some information about remote learning, picking up or dropping off items, & our summer office hours. https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pbljh-announcements/principal-s-update
2 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
We are ready to begin our PBL JH Yearbook ordering for this school year. Yearbooks will cost $13 & can be ordered till June 26th. To order your PBL JH Yearbook for the 2019-2020 school year visit: www.inter-state.com/yearbook and enter code 43212G.
2 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Below is the pre-recorded link for our PBL JH 8th Grade Recognition Night. The link below has student addresses, slides that recognize each 8th grade student, & more. Congratulations to the PBL JH 8th Grade Class of 2020. https://bit.ly/371noW8
2 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH: The link below is an update for our final week of the 2019-2020 school year. The link has information about our remote learning wrap-up, student property pick-up & drop-off, & more. https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pbljh-announcements/principal-s-update
2 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH: The link below is an update for the JH. The link has information about property pick-up & drop-off, wrapping up the year, and more. Have a great Memorial Day Weekend Panthers:) https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pbljh-announcements/principal-s-update
3 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Here is a link for the latest update from PBL JH. It has information about the pick-up of student belongings starting tomorrow on Monday, May 11th from 8am-7pm and more: https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pbljh-announcements/principal-s-update
3 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Monday, May 11th the pick-up of student belongings begins for all schools. May 11th is the only day that parents/students can pick-up belongings from 8am-7pm. Then from Tuesday, May 12th–Tuesday, June 2nd the pick-up of student belongings continues from 8am-3:30pm daily.
3 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Today is National School Nurses Day. A big thank you to our school nurses in PBL, Shelley Krumwiede & Debi Bristle, for their role in ensuring the health and well-being of our students. Also a big thank you to all nurses everywhere for their essential work in hospitals and more.
3 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Here is a link to the latest update for PBL JH. It includes plans for the pick-up of student belongings, for the drop-off of school materials, and more. https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pbljh-announcements/principal-s-update
3 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Teacher Appreciation Week is here. A big thank you to all the PBL JH Teachers for all they do and more. Want to thank a teacher personally? Complete the link below. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd2nAys_nMKLBO2XnaoJPw5vHwuLuN9oqy998UH97MTnPVRcw/viewform?usp=pp_url
3 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH has paper packets for Day 26-30 ready for pick-up today. This will be the work needed for next week on Monday-Friday (4/27-5/1). Today there is no school for students due to a planning day for staff. Completed paper packets can also be dropped off at the JH.
4 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Two items of interest for PBL JH below. The first link is a parent survey with our remote learning at the JH. The second link is a newsletter created by staff at the JH. https://forms.gle/PQddnxccW6f6q4mGA https://drive.google.com/open?id=137zgHFwOdG-wHOHAn7OMXIxzIGNKW-AN
4 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH will have paper packets for Day 22-25 ready for pick-up on Friday. This will be the work needed for next week on Monday-Thursday. Friday (4/24) there is no school for students due to a planning day for staff. Completed paper packets can also be dropped off at the JH.
4 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Here is a link for a message about the Remote Learning Plan at the JH. This information was also emailed to students and families over the weekend with Skyward. Have a good Monday Panthers- https://sites.google.com/a/pblpanthers.org/pbljh-announcements/principal-s-update
4 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
The JH needs your input on the last two weeks of e-learning. Please take a moment to complete this simple survey about e-learning, paper packets, communication, and more. https://forms.gle/KbuBbpBHiNyFd6JE9
4 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Just because we are away from each other doesn’t mean we can’t have some fun and show some spirit. Check out this document and show your spirit as you work from home in the upcoming week. This is for all students and families K-12. You can post pictures to #pantherpride.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH students & families have been sharing pictures from their e-learning experiences. Electronic items are linked above & families can contact us for paper packets. Linked above is also information for food service during the school closure. Call for questions @ 379-9202.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Congratulations to our 8th Grade Volleyball Team on winning the Regional Championship against GCMS Middle School in Hoopeston, IL.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
PBL Panthers are Regional CHAMPS!
5 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
Attached are some pictures from the 8th Grade Rube Goldberg Open House held on Thursday, March 5th from 5:30-7:00pm. The 8th Grade Students did a great job and were so innovative this year with their designs and models.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Attached are some pictures from the 8th Grade Rube Goldberg Open House held on Thursday, March 5th from 5:30-7:00pm. The 8th Grade Students did a great job and were so innovative this year with their designs and models.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Here recently we have had several Attendance Puzzle Winners at PBL JH. Each grade level has an attendance puzzle with 10 pieces. The first class in each grade level to complete 10 perfect days of attendance gets ice cream. Attend Today - Achieve Tomorrow.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Good luck to our 7th Grade Girls Volleyball Team tonight in the IESA Regional Championship against Watseka. The match will take place in Hoopeston at 6pm.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Dustin Franckey
8th grade Rube Goldberg Open House is Thursday, March 5th. 5:30-7 PM. See you there!
5 months ago, Dustin Franckey
Josh Didier
Attached are some pictures from various activities in 7th & 8th Grade Social Studies. Students researched and presented information on significant historical figures and cultural icons in honor of Black History Month.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
This Friday our Show Choir will be heading to Glenwood High School in Chatham, IL for their second competition of the year. Students will be departing the JH at 1:45pm and they will perform at 6:30pm. Attached is a picture from part of their performance with Inside Out.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Our JH Band on Monday, March 2nd hosted an IESA Solo Contest for students in the JH Band & Chorus Rooms. There were performance hours at 5:30pm, 6:30pm, & 7:30pm. A big thank you to our solo performers, parents & families attending, and the judges that helped score performers.
5 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
7/8 VB Matches at Watseka are canceled tonight. There will be NO vb practice.
6 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
All PBL activities are cancelled tonight (2/12/20) In addition, there will be NO morning practices on Thursday (2/13) and Friday (2/14) due to the forecasted weather conditions.
6 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Panther Volleyball teams both won against Milford tonight! Great matches, Panthers!! 🐾🐾🐾🐾 Both teams play in Clifton tomorrow night.
6 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
The Career Day at PBL JH for our 8th grade students was a huge success. Thank you to all the local career professionals that made our Career Day a memorable experience. Attached is a thank you and what our students had to say about the experience.
6 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Tuesday, February 4th our 8th Grade Students will experience a Career Day at PBL JH. In the morning we will have a key note speaker and local area career professionals for breakout sessions. In the afternoon the 8th grade students will also tour PBL HS.
6 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
6th Grade Students from Mrs. Coplea's Study Hall did a good deed this week on Wednesday packing backpacks at Clara Peterson Elementary School. Way to go Panthers-
6 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
The PBL HS FFA visited 8th Grade Advisory Classes today to share about our HS FFA program and do some team building activities.
6 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Students this week at PBL JH took the 5Essential Survey and also an Initial School Climate Survey. Both of these surveys give our students a chance to provide valuable feedback on how our school is doing.
6 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
Our volleyball teams host Cissna Park tonight! Exhibition match begins at 4:45 with the 7th grade match slated to begin at 5:30. 8th grade match will follow 7th grade. Go, Panthers!! 🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾
6 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Our 7th grade boys’ basketball team travels to Hoopeston Area Middle School for a Regional Championship match-up with St. Joseph tonight at 6:00! Good Luck, PBL Panthers!! 🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾
6 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Congratulations to Coach Palmer and the 7th grade boys’ basketball team on advancing to Thursday night’s Regional Championship at Hoopeston Area Middle School. Game time is 6:00. Go, Panthers!! 🐾
7 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
Last night on January 24th the PBL JH Student Council hosted a Winter Dance from 5:30-7:30pm in the JH Commons. Students had a great time and a wonderful start to their weekend.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
8th Grade Students in ELA with Mrs. Williams & Mrs. Grice were working on Peer Editing. The students were reviewing literary essays on Chromebooks and reviewing their peers paper on rubric to provide student feedback.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
7th Grade Students in our Speech Enrichment with Mrs. Mauck put on a practice performance with short comedy skits. There were performances about the first day of school, the movie, and more.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
No Morning Practice on Friday the 24th - Due to inclement weather. Be safe Panthers-
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
In 8th Grade ELA students are sharing book talks. In our ELA classes this year we are using a Balanced Literacy Approach with different workshops that consist of reading, writing, & language. See the attached pictures from two book talks with Leah Eyre and Cadien Riecks.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Good luck this week to our Boys 7th & 8th Grade Basketball Teams as they play their final regular season game on Thursday at St. Joe Middle School starting at 6pm. Attached is a picture from our 8th Grade Boys final home game last week.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
6th, 7th and 8th grade boys’ basketball practices for this evening (Jan 17) have been cancelled due to the forecasted weather conditions. Be safe out there, Panthers! 🐾
7 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
The One Word Challenge is up & running at PBL JH. In Advisory Classes students are coming up with their Advisory Classes "One Word" for the new year. The next step will be students picking their own "One Word" for the new year.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Today 7th Grade Students in Design & Modeling with Mr. Rubarts were collaborating & brainstorming ideas for the Therapeutic Toy Design Challenge. PBL JH is implementing Project Lead The Way courses to further enhance the rigor & relevance of our curriculum.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
8th Grade Volleyball defeats Ridgeview in two sets to go (4-0) on the season. Both teams back in action at home against Buckley St Johns on January 23rd at 5:30.
7 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Our 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams both won tonight at St. Malachy in Rantoul. Both teams will be in action against Ridgeview Tuesday night at home beginning at 5:30.
7 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
The 7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball Teams were in action against Iroquois West on January 9th. We had two close games and a great turn out by families. 7th Grade won 34-32.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
Our first 6th grade basketball tournament game tomorrow has been forfeited by the other team. We now play at 6 PM. Bus leaves at 4 PM. Good Luck, Panthers!!🐾🐾🐾🏀
7 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
PBL 8th Grade VB wins in 2 sets at Hoopeston Area. (2-0)
7 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
Our 7th & 8th Grade Girls Volleyball Teams began the 2020 volleyball season against Gifford on Tuesday night. 8th Grade won in 2 sets. Way to go Lady Panthers!
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Welcome back from winter break. Today students are in session for a full day with a 3:14pm dismissal time. Have a great week back and here we go Panthers with a brand new year and a brand new start.
7 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Know an exemplary teacher? Send your nomination to Anthony Zilis at azilis@news-gazette.com or complete the following school recognition form any staff member: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd2nAys_nMKLBO2XnaoJPw5vHwuLuN9oqy998UH97MTnPVRcw/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
In Advisory Classes our Student Council put together a Door Decorating Contest. The overall winner for the JH was Mrs. Ping's Advisory and they have earned a pizza party sponsored by our Student Council for when we return from Winter Break.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Friday, December 20th we held a Winter Celebration after lunch for students. Students were able to participate in volleyball, trivia, board games, technology rooms, arts & crafts, and more. Here are some pictures from the fun had by all.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Friday, December 20th we held a Winter Celebration after lunch for students. Students were able to participate in volleyball, trivia, board games, technology rooms, arts & crafts, and more. Here are some pictures from the fun had by all.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
All PBL before school activities and practices are canceled for Monday morning on December 16th.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Student Council Holiday Spirit Week: Monday “Long Winter’s Nap” – Pajama Day Tuesday “Holiday Headwear” – Holiday Hats & Headbands Wednesday “Winter Wear” – Flannel, Fleece & Fuzzy Socks Thursday “Candy Cane” – Wear Red & White Friday “Deck The Halls” – Ugly Sweater Day
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
In our main hallway at the JH we have a new bulletin board with Be The "I" In Kind. Thanks to all our students in promoting kindness.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Mrs. Goodson's 8th Grade Social Studies Class has been working on projects creating inventions from the Industrial Revolution. We currently have these displayed in the main hallway at the JH.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Sunday, December 8th our 6th-8th grade band and chorus groups performed at 4:30pm in the HS Gym for the winter concert. Both programs did a great job and we had an amazing turn out with families.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Over the weekend our LEGO League Team Ctrl+Alt+Compete was at the University of Illinois showcasing their robot and other team components.
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Monday, December 2nd our LEGO League Team held their Open House at 6pm. The team will be competing this Saturday at the U of I Natural History Building located at 1301 W. Green St. in Urbana, IL. Team CTRL+ALT+COMPETE is ready to go!
8 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Tuesday, November 26th PBL JH held an All School Assembly to draw prizes from our attendance incentives all during the month to promote Attend Today - Achieve Tomorrow. Check out the winners attached.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Tuesday, November 26th PBL JH held an All School Assembly to draw prizes from our attendance incentives all during the month to promote Attend Today - Achieve Tomorrow. Check out the winners attached.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Tuesday, November 26th PBL JH held an All School Assembly to draw prizes from our attendance incentives all during the month to promote Attend Today - Achieve Tomorrow. Check out the winners attached.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH Student Council held a food drive in November. Grade levels had a competition to see who could collect the most for a local food pantry donation. Winning grade level earns a popcorn party and movie. Winners will be announced at the assembly on Tuesday, November 26th.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Mrs. Johnson, Guidance Counselor, facilitated 8th graders taking a career interest survey using Career Cruising. Students created an account and answered questions to find out about possible career interests.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Mrs. Harrison's math class worked on a math superhero game and competition in class today. Students were able to pick several classic superhero pictures and unlock the superheroes strength, speed, intelligence, and gadgets through math equations.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
All during November we have been promoting our attendance campaign with Attend Today - Achieve Tomorrow. Attached are pictures from our Friday drawing for 6th-8th grade students. The winning students got their name drawn in a raffle & can have lunch ordered for them & friend.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
We had 5 students selected for the ILMEA All District Honor Band through a competitive audition process back in October. The students worked with nationally renowned band director, Rachel Maxwell, and performed a concert in the Olivet Nazarene University Centennial Chapel.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
The PBL JH LEGO League Team will be holding an Open House on Monday, December 2nd in the JH Library and Rm. 610. All are welcome to attend and see the teams presentation as they prepare for their competition on Saturday, December 7th at the University of Illinois.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Mr. Coe's 7th Grade Social Studies Class has been working on projects creating famous monuments around the world. We currently have these displayed in the main hallway at the JH.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Mr. Coe's 7th Grade Social Studies Class has been working on projects creating famous monuments around the world. We currently have these displayed in the main hallway at the JH.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Saturday November 2, 2019, the PBL JH Speech Team competed at St. John's in an IESA Speech Competition for Area 12. Elijah Tabor won a Judges' Choice Award for his solo acting performance of The Wizard of Oz.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
7th and 8th grade girls’ basketball games vs. Prairie Central are canceled for tonight because PC is dismissing early due to weather.
9 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
Student Council is doing a plastic bottle cap collection to help create benches for our school. Student council has challenged the students to collect 225lbs. of bottle caps. If they make their goal the principal will take a pie in the face. 25lbs. collected & 200 more to go.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
We are continuing to work in communicating the importance of daily attendance with our Attend Today - Achieve Tomorrow campaign. During the month of November we are doing different attendance incentives & drawings to recognize student attendance. See the winners from Friday.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Friday, November 1st our Student Council held its first dance of the year in the Commons Area. The students had a great time as we welcomed in the month of November.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Thursday, October 31st PBL JH Student Council members visited Accolade Healthcare of Paxton Senior Living to hand out candy and visit with residents. The Student Council members had a great time and enjoyed making a connection with the residents.
9 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Monday Students and Staff participated in the Student Council Red Ribbon Week theme with Disney Character Day.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
6th Grade Students in Mrs. Pondel's Science class were able to pick the natural disaster they wanted to study. The students worked in groups, held discussions, and had a student lead the group in a roll called "The Big Cheese."
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Today PBL JH visited Jefferson Middle School for the second part of the Student Exchange. Our students had a great experience, made some new connections, and brought back some new ideas. This was our 3rd year in partnering with Jefferson Middle School for a Student Exchange.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Mrs. Williams 8th Grade Advisory Class challenged Mrs. Grice's 8th Grade Advisory Class to see who could wear more red during Red Ribbon Week. Mrs. William's class won by a small margin, but in the end they are all winners.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH wanted to thank Jefferson Middle School from Champaign, IL for visiting our school on October 16th as part of our student exchange partnership with JMS. On October 30th PBL JH will be visiting JMS for the day.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On October 8th our Medical Detectives Enrichment in 8th Grade had a special visitor with Dr. Reese from the Paxton Clinic & Gibson Area Hospital. This year our Medical Detectives Enrichment is partnering with Gibson Area Hospital to enhance the relevance of our curriculum.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Congratulations to Josiah Deatick, Madison Freed & Isaiah Geerdes and Grace McCoy & Kara Deatrick who were selected for the ILMEA All District Honor Band.  These students were selected through a competitive audition process with other schools throughout Central Illinois.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Monday, October 21st PBL JH hosted the Fall Band & Chorus Concert at 6:00pm in the PBL JH Gym.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
The 7th/8th grade girls’ basketball games vs. Watseka will be played in PAXTON on Tuesday, October 22nd. First game starts at 5:30.
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Go, Panthers!
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
State XC! 🐾🐾
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Go, Kenz!
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
So proud of these girls!
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Go, Panthers!
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
State Cross Country!!
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Good Luck to our Girls’ Cross Country Team and Nic V as they run at STATE at Maxwell Park in Normal tomorrow! The girls race at 11:00. Nic races at 11:45! Go, Panthers!! 🐾🐾🐾🐾
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
PBL JH is looking forward to our Student Exchange with Jefferson Middle School on Tuesday, October 16th. A new connection, a new idea, and a continued partnership.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
PBLJH XC Invite begins at 4:00 tonight! 6th grade girls’ basketball begins at 5:30. Go, Panthers!! 🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
6th, 7th & 8th Grade Girls’ Basketball travels to Piper city tonight. Wear Pink as tonight is the “PINK” game to raise awareness for Breast cancer.
10 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
6th Grade Keyboarding Enrichment with Miss Kurtz did a "Tech Thursday" with a STEAM activity in the library. Students were given 6 pieces of paper & tape to make a sturdy structure. They needed to stack as many books on top of their structure as possible.
10 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Junior High students are participating in an attendance competition. Each day of perfect attendance in 1st hour equals a puzzle piece & the first class to complete the puzzle wins. Congrats to Ms. Morse & her 1st hour 6th Grade ELA Class for the being the first to win.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Don't forget on Monday to wear those blue items as we recognize the World Day of Bullying Prevention.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
On Monday, October 7th PBL JH will be participating in the World Day of Bullying Prevention. We are encouraging all students & staff to wear blue on Monday. Here is a link with more information: https://www.stompoutbullying.org/campaigns/world-day-bullying-prevention/
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Junior High students are participating in an attendance competition. Each day of perfect attendance in 1st hour equals a puzzle piece & the first class to complete the puzzle wins. Congrats to Mrs. Duley and Mr. Johnson for both having 8th Grade Classes that won on the same day.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
At PBL JH our Advisory Classes meet during our lunch & lunch recess block. Creating relationships, students self-monitoring attendance & grades, and helping to navigate the JH experience.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Junior High students are participating in an attendance competition. Each day of perfect attendance in 1st hour equals a puzzle piece & the first class to complete the puzzle wins. Congrats to Mr. Rubarts & his 1st hour 7th Grade Science Class for the being the first to win.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
6/7/8 Girls’ Basketball Parent Meeting will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 24th at 7:00 PM.
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
Homecoming Week: September 23-27 Monday - Color Day: 6th: Wear White 7th Grade: Blue 8th Grade: Purple Tuesday - Twin Day: Wednesday – Decade Day: Thursday – Mis-Match Day: Friday - Super Panther Day Fan:
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
Today is School Picture Day at PBL JH. You can order on-line at https://inter-state.com/Shop. The order code is 42430C.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH is building a partnership with Gibson Area Hospital to work with our 8th Grade Enrichment Course called Medical Detectives. The overall purpose and action behind this partnership is to inspire students to work in the medical field.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Kelli Vaughn
Girls’ Basketball Open Gym has been canceled for tonight!
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
The junior high softball team will play Tri-Point in Paxton beginning at 4:30 today.
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
The junior high baseball game against Cissna Park has been moved to PAXTON today! 4:15 start time.
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
Girls’ Basketball Try-Outs for 6th, 7th and 8th grade will be held on Monday and Tuesday, September 9th & 10th from 6:30 - 8:00 AM in the junior high gym. All students must bring a signed insurance waiver and have a current physical on file in order to try-out.
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
PBL JH Softball plays Champaign St. Matthew beginning at 4:30 in Paxton tonight! Go, Panthers! 🐾🐾🐾🐾🐾
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Kelli Vaughn
PBL JH Baseball @ Clifton has been postponed due to inclement weather in Clifton today.
11 months ago, Kelli Vaughn
Josh Didier
This year we have new attendance initiative with "Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow" Throughout the year we will be sharing information with the learning community to create awareness with attendance data and the importance of attendance at school.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
The first day of school is Friday, September 6th. The front doors of the JH will open at 7:30am and student can pick up class schedules at grade level tables.
11 months ago, Josh Didier
Josh Didier
PBL JH Student Exchange with Jefferson Middle School.
11 months ago, Josh Didier