Coach Wade
HS & JH Choir Christmas Concert, Thursday, December 5th @ 7:30 @ the High School Gym - Free admission - We would love to have you!
1 day ago, Coach Wade
Scott Spooner
There will be no Jr. High Girls Basketball game vs. Monett this evening (11/12). A make-up day has not been set yet.
23 days ago, Scott Spooner
Brad Boettler
8th grade boys basketball morning practice, scheduled for Tuesday, November 12, at 6:00 am has been cancelled. The next practice for 8th grade boys basketball will be Thursday after school.
24 days ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
All after school activities for Monday, November, 11, 2019 are cancelled - tutoring and clubs, boys and girls basketball practice, and the JR High Girls Basketball game. The Jr. High Girls Basketball game schedule for tonight has been rescheduled for tomorrow at the same time.
24 days ago, Brad Boettler
Coach Wade
Tutoring for Monday, November 11, is canceled due to weather forecast.
25 days ago, Coach Wade
Brad Boettler
7th and 8th grade students will begin the "Choosing the Best Life" abstinence-centered unit in Health / PE next week. Students received a parent information letter yesterday. A digital copy of the information can be seen on the aurorar8.org junior high website on the document page. If you have additional questions, please contact the school (417) 678-3630. If you wish for your child to NOT participate in the unit, please follow the directions in the document.
about 1 month ago, Brad Boettler
Coach Wade
AJHS Winter Wear Drive (Oct. 31 - Nov. 20): Bring in hats, coats, gloves
about 1 month ago, Coach Wade
Coach Wade
Red Ribbon Week October 28th - November 1st
about 1 month ago, Coach Wade
Brad Boettler
This is a reminder that Junior High Parent Teacher Conferences will be Monday (Oct. 14) and Tuesday (Oct. 15) from 3:30pm - 6:30pm. Please enter through A-1 or A-10.
about 1 month ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
The Junior High Football game against Reeds Springs for tonight, Thursday 10/10, has been cancelled. The game is rescheduled for Tuesday, October, 29th.
about 1 month ago, Brad Boettler
Scott Spooner
Tonight's (10/10) Jr. High Football game vs. Reeds Spring has been cancelled. The make-up game will be played on Tuesday, October 29th. The 7th grade will kick off at 5:30.
about 1 month ago, Scott Spooner
Brad Boettler
7th and 8th grade girls basketball tryouts will be next Monday and Tuesday. October 14th and 15th from 6:00-7:40 am at the Junior High before school. If your student plans to try out they need to have a physical turned in before they can participate. You can get the physical packet from the Junior High office.
about 1 month ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
Mark your calendar! Junior High - Fall Parent-Teacher Conference - October 14 & 15 3:30-6:30pm
about 1 month ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
The AJHS Student Council is starting a can food drive from now until October 21st. The homeroom class with the largest percentage of cans will earn a pizza party to celebrate.
2 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
AJHS Kickball Tournament and Karaoke, October 22. $2 admission for students to participate or spectate. Concessions will be available. The funds raised will support additional AJHS Student Council Projects.
2 months ago, Brad Boettler
Coach Wade
Homecoming Spirit Week Sept. 30 - Oct. 4
2 months ago, Coach Wade
Coach Wade
Mrs. Crockett's FACS class made their pastry & cinnamon apples today...tomorrow the finished product!
2 months ago, Coach Wade
Brad Boettler
First Jr. High FBLA Meeting - Tomorrow afternoon 3:00-4:00pm. The meeting will be held in Ms. Brewer's Room. Please make sure the students are picked up promptly at 4:00 pm.
3 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
Reminder: Picture Day Tomorrow 8/22/2019
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
Friendship club starting Monday, August 29. See Ms. Grace for more information and location! Join to help students feel welcome to our school!
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Scott Spooner
Fall Sports practices (Cross Country, Football, and Volleyball) for Aurora Junior High begins on Monday, August 19th. Each participant must have a valid physical and insurance in order to practice.
4 months ago, Scott Spooner
Brad Boettler
Jr. High Picture Day - August 22, 2019.
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
Welcome Back! We are hours away from the start of the school year. The Junior High building will be open at 7:30 am! Check out the Jr. High Welcome News for important student information to start the year! The Welcome News can be found in the documents on the Junior High website. See you tomorrow!
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
REMINDER: Tuesday, July 30th: 12 - 7 pm - Jr. High Online Enrollment! Come into the building to complete online enrollment, pick up schedules & locker assignment, and submit immunizations records. If you have any questions, please contact the office at 417-678-3630.
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
July 30th: 12 - 7 pm - Jr. High Online Enrollment! Come into the building to complete online enrollment, pick up schedules & locker assignment, and submit immunizations records.
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
The Aurora Junior High Office will be closed on Friday, July 26, 2019.
4 months ago, Brad Boettler
Brad Boettler
Online registration for existing students - now available. All new students will need to visit Central Office for enrollment. Form more information follow this link : https://tinyurl.com/enrollAR8
5 months ago, Brad Boettler
Kimberly Yeary
Parents - We'll release at 3p today!! Thanks for sharing your kids with us today!
6 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents! - We will release again today at 2:45pm to help out with the bus transfer. For our walkers - watch the weather....it's supposed to rain again today!
6 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The busses pulled out from Pate at about 3:35p today, so the kids may be a few minutes late. They are on their way! Sorry for the delay!
6 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents! - We will dismiss about 15 minutes early today for our bus riders to navigate their first day. Dismissal will be at 2:45pm today.
6 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
It's the first day of Summer School Rocks!! There's still time to join in on the fun! Come join us!
6 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Summer School: Parents - please drop-off/pick-up for summer school via Roosevelt Ave this summer. There will allow you to avoid the construction for the Storm Water Project on Locust. Thanks!
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents! Students will be turning in iPads over the next two days. Please remind your student to bring in their charger!
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The Civil War PBL Unit at the Junior High culminated with student's touring the projects created by their peers.
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
7th Grade field trip tomorrow to Wilson's Creek Battlefield. Students can bring their lunch or they'll get a sack lunch from school. Don't forget the sunscreen and comfortable clothes! There will be lots of walking!
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
This week is Teacher's Appreciation Week! Show some love to your teachers!
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents: 8th Grade Track meet today has been CANCELED due to inclement weather.
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The 8th grade Conference track meet will be made up on Friday May 3rd in Hollister.
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents - All tutoring/activities have been canceled today due to the possibility of weather. NO after school tutoring today!
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
ATTENTION JH PARENTS: The 8th grade track meet has been CANCELED for today.
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
ATTENTION JH PARENTS: Due to possible weather conditions, the 8th grade track meet has been moved from Mac County to Hollister.
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Spring Band Concert - Sunday, May 5th: 2-3pm at the High School Gymnasium
7 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
Last day to MAP test Houn’ Dawgs! Finish strong!
7 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawg Parents - a HUGE THANK YOU to you this morning!! We only have 5 students absent today during MAP testing. Thank you for getting your kids up and here today! You are appreciated!!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The track meet MAY be rescheduled for Thursday.....more details to come!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents - The track meet for this afternoon has been CANCELED due to the possibility of severe weather.
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
MAP testing tomorrow!! Let's go, Houn' Dawgs!!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Parents/Guardians/Students - Chargers ($8), Earbuds ($2), and Accessories are still open for purchase
8 months ago, Coach Wade
Coach Wade
~ MAP Testing Starts Tomorrow ~ 100% Charged iPads Eat a healthy breakfast Get adequate sleep Bring a book
8 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents - busses were loaded and pulling out from the JH at 3:13. Students are headed your way!! So sorry for the delay!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents! The field trip busses are running about 10 minutes late. Students will be arriving home a few minutes late. So sorry for any inconvenience. We'll keep you posted!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
8th Graders - MSU MAP Boot Camp today!!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH 8th Grade parents - lunch is FREE at MSU tomorrow. Students do not need any money!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH 8th Grade parents! This is a reminder that our 8th graders are attending a MAP Boot Camp at MSU tomorrow. Please have your student wear pants (please no shorts) and a red or Aurora t-shirt.
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH parents - All 8th Grade students will be participating in a MAP Boot Camp on Wednesday at MSU to help them prepare for the upcoming test. Students are asked to wear long pants on this day....no shorts. Thanks!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Don't forget SPIRIT week!! Tomorrow is TWIN day! Go Houn' Dawgs!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
MAP PREP - School Spirit
8 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawg Parents - Progress Reports went home yesterday!
8 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Students of the Month - March 2019
8 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
Parent/Teacher Conferences again this evening...3:30-6:30pm. Come by and see us!
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Shoe Drive: March 18th - 28th New or gently used shoes appreciated! Turn into any school office or central office
9 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
Bright Futures is holding their shoe drive this week!
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Spring into Next Year Event: Wednesday, April 24th 5:30 - 8:30 pm Aurora High School The meningococcal & tdap vaccine is required for all incoming 8th graders. This is in compliance with State of Missouri requirements and Aurora School Board policy. Proof of vaccine must be turned into the Junior High office by the first day of the 2019-2020 school year. Online Registration Form: https://bit.ly/HoundawgHealth
9 months ago, Coach Wade
Coach Wade
Parent-Teacher Conferences Tonight & Tomorrow After school until 6:30 pm
9 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
This is a reminder that we have Parent/Teacher Conferences today and tomorrow from 3:30-6:30p! We would love to see you!
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Congrats to Mrs. Brewer & her FBLA students! Over 350 students from across the state were in attendance.
9 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
Aurora JH inducted 20 new students into the Aurora Junior National Honor Society on it's 20th year anniversary here at the school. Congratulations to all our inductees! You make us proud!!
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Our baristas for the day!! These ladies work diligently to engage our students in unique ways!
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Aurora Partnering with Cox Health, Lawrence County Health, and Smile Center for Physicals/Immunizations/Dental Screening
9 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
The FBLA meeting tonight will be in the JH library. Please enter the building through the A-10 doors.
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
FBLA State Conference is March 15 in Columbia. There is a meeting Wednesday, March 6 at 5:30 in the Junior High Cafeteria. Important information about the trip will be shared at this time! Unable to attend? Please contact Emily Brewer at ebrewer@aurorar8.org.
9 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Due to impending weather, school will be dismissed at 1:30pm today, Tuesday, February 19th.
10 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents - Busses are running about 25 minutes late this afternoon. Sorry for the inconvenience!
10 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawgs! Don't forget this Thursday, February 14th is our next dance! 3p - 4:45p. $2 entry fee to raise funds for Brite Futures. Karaoke! Capture the Flag! Dancing! Can't wait to see you there!
10 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
NO SCHOOL TODAY, AJH! Have a great day! Stay safe and warm.
10 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Struggling to get your student to tell you about their day? Ask open-ended questions. "What did you learn today?" "What class did you have the most fun in today?" "What made you smile today?" Start the conversation. You'll be amazed at what you learn! Go Houn' Dawgs!
10 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents - if you didn't have time over the weekend to watch the Securly Parent Video, please give it a view! It will explain how to use the new Securly Home. Go Dawgs!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Parents - please watch the following video for more information regarding Securly Home: https://player.vimeo.com/video/289429664
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawgs!! Enjoy your three day weekend!! Go Dawgs!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Parents! You should be receiving an email shortly from Securly Home. Your student was given a letter to take home to give you about this service today. We'll be posting more information soon!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Congratulations to the students who auditioned for the All-District Honor Band this past Friday and made the band! We had fourteen students make it, including taking 4-1st chair spots! Go Houn' Dawgs!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Boys 8th-grade Basketball game location has CHANGED for tonight! They will play @ the HS Gymnasium at 5:30pm. 7th-grade boys will still play at Pate at 5:30p.
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Coach Wade
Archery Fundraiser $1 Items: 7 Popcorn Buckets Slim Jim Bouquet 50 cent Items: 5 Soda Bouquets Rice Crispy Treat Bucket
11 months ago, Coach Wade
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawgs! Tutoring will begin Monday, January 14th. See you there!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawg parents - students will be leaving their iPads at school for the next few days, so please encourage them to bring their chargers to school!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Students - Please bring your iPad chargers to school tomorrow!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The new year is here and we're ready to go!! We're excited to see you tomorrow!
11 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The winter session of NWEA testing starts tomorrow. Please get plenty of rest, bring your CHARGED iPad, earbuds, and be prepared to do YOUR BEST! GO HOUN' DAWGS!!
12 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
WINTER BAND CONCERT - 6th Grd, JH & HS Bands - Sunday, December 9th from 2-3pm @ HS Gymnasium. Soup/Baked Potato/Chili from 12:30-2pm. HS Jazz Band @ 1pm. We hope to see you there! Go HOUN' DAWGS!
12 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH parents! The weather should be much better this weekend than originally predicted. Due to scheduling conflicts for many parents with the change of date, the WINTER BAND CONCERT has been moved BACK TO THIS SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9TH, 2PM. So sorry for any confusion this caused!
12 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The JH basketball tournament games are on for tomorrow!
12 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Parents - your student will be taking the NWEA Benchmark test on Monday and Tuesday (Dec 10 & 11). Please help them remember to CHARGE their iPad, bring earbuds and a book or something to work on if they get finished early. Thank you for your support! GO HOUN' DAWGS!
12 months ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Calling all JH boys (and parents!) interested in playing basketball this year! Coach Rook will have an informational meeting AFTER the girls BB game (around 7p) on Tuesday, Nov 27th. See you there!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
The Junior High Girls basketball games for tonight have been postponed. NO GAME TONIGHT due to weather.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Good morning! School IS IN SESSION today and the Veteran's Day Assembly will be at 10am.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Houn' Dawg Patrons - Monday, November 12th @ 10am will be the 20th Annual JH Veteran's Day Assembly. All are invited!!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Lady Houn Dawg Basketball parents - Saturday, November 17th the girls will have the opportunity to attend the Missouri State Women's BB game! Free! Please ask Coach Wood for more info!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Heads up! Friday, November 9th JH Girls Basketball time HAS BEEN CHANGED TO 4PM. Coach Cook's girls play at Pate & Coach Wood's girls play at JH.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
"The Lion, the Witch and the Wardobe" is being performed this weekend at the Black Box at the High School. Saturday - 7pm, Sunday - 2pm, & Monday - 7pm. $5 at the door. Support our kids and enjoy the show!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Congratulations to Joe Hargus and Dominick Harris for their performance at the Show-Me Leadership Conference for FBLA. Dominick was 3rd in Career Awareness & Joe won 1st place in Personal Finance! Go Houn' Dawgs!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Parents! Don't forget we have Parent/Teacher conferences again tonight from 4p-7p. We would love to see you!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Junior High Parents! Parent/Teacher Conferences are tonight and tomorrow night from 4p-7p. We hope to see you here!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JH Football v Marshfield on Thursday!! Come support our boys!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Costume Competition at the Dance on Thursday! (No masks & no gore!) Can't wait to see what the students come up with. Students can bring their costumes to school to change into at 3p if they'd like to participate.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Our first dance of the year is this Thursday, October 11th from 3p - 4:55p. Please be at the school before 5p to pick up your student. Face painting, volleyball tournament, dancing, karaoke. Fun! Fun! Fun!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Picture Retake Day is Wednesday, October 10th!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Be cool and be in school! Parents - don't forget we have an onsite Cox Clinic if your student is feeling ill.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JHVB v Lamar Tuesday, Oct 2, 5:30p. Come on out!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
JHVB v Mt Vernon tonight! Come support our ladies!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Parent/Teacher conferences will soon be here! October 15th & 16th....come meet with your student's teacher!
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary
Kimberly Yeary
Welcome to our new website!
over 1 year ago, Kimberly Yeary