The Jacket Journal

Update from Junior High

Kaylee Hobbs, Writer

September 11, 2018


Filed under Junior High, News

Junior High is a full house with 6th-8th grade! They started out the school year with a couple of new changes by adding two new programs. One of them is the T.E.A.M program that goes on during the weekly mentoring period. During this time groups of students go to an assigned teacher that they will remain w...

Clinton Wins Battle of the Little Red

Clinton Wins Battle of the Little Red

Kyler Hensley, Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports Center

CLINTON, Ark. -- With 2 seconds left on the clock, Clinton desperately needed a a big play to avoid an upset, and sophomore Kenny Ethridge delivered. Ethridge tipped a 49 yard field goal attempt as time expired to help the Jackets hold on to win 36-34. A rivalry is supposed to be tough, hot heade...

Baseball Senior Night

Baseball Senior Night

Aaron Hogue, Journalist

May 1, 2018


Filed under High School, News, News, Showcase, Sports Center, Student Life, Student Spotlight

Friday, April 20 Clinton hosted a conference doubleheader against the Dardanelle Sand Lizards. This was the Yellow Jackets last home game of the year, which is always senior night. There were 9 seniors recognized this night.   Ty Johnson Bryce Dodd Avery Bramlet Stiles Booher T...

6th Annual Empty Bowls Supper

6th Annual Empty Bowls Supper

Caitlin Moudy

April 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The 6th annual empty bowls supper will be April 20th from 5-7 p.m. in the Clinton High School F.A.C.S room. All bowls were made by Clintons art students. For a donation of $5 or more you’ll receive some great homemade food, a drink and you’ll be able to take home a piece of hand made pottery of y...

Anna Belle Reece Receives Youth Challenger Award

Anna Belle Reece Receives Youth Challenger Award

March 6, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Junior High, News, News, Showcase

Anna Belle Reece received the Youth Challenger Award from AGATE (Arkansans for Gifted and Talented Education). She attended our conference last week to receive her award. ...

Junior High Quiz Bowl

Junior High Quiz Bowl

February 9, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Junior High, News, Showcase

CJHS Quiz Bowl 2nd place at Northcentral Regional Tournament (picture w/black shirts and trophy) Ian Thompson and Alex Prosser made all-region team. CJHS Quuz Bowl 2nd place at Russellville Invitational (red locker picture); Joseph Strawn was scorekeeper and Mark Mitchell is coach. ...

CJH Social Studies

Jacob West

April 26, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News

CJHS 6th grade social studies classes have been learning about different countries, the people skills, crafts and sources of income. Weaving is a skill that people use all over the world with different materials to create a variety of products. Ms. Strawn’s classes spent the day in the library where...

CJH Quiz Bowl

Jayla Cody

March 3, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News

We would like to congratulate Clinton’s Quiz Bowl Teams! On February 3rd, the Junior High Team took 3rd place at Hoxie and went to Atkins on February 23rd for the next level.  Clinton Schools are very proud of how good and hardworking the students are! Good job Quiz Bowl!!...

CJH Quiz Bowl

Regan Bradford, Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News

On Friday February 3, the Clinton Junior High Quiz Bowl team did a wonderful job at their regional tournament in Hoxie.  They placed third out of eight teams and will advance to the state tournament on February 25.  The following students took part in the regional tournament.     9th Grade Ja...

CJHS Quiz Bowl Advances to State

CJHS Quiz Bowl Advances to State

Jayla Cody, Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Junior High, News, News

On Friday February 3, the Clinton Junior High Quiz Bowl team did a wonderful job at their regional tournament in Hoxie.  They placed third out of eight teams and will advance to the state tournament on February 25.  The following students took part in the regional tournament.   9th Grade James Thomps...

Christmas Angel Tree

Christmas Angel Tree

Rachel Dawson, Co-Editor

December 19, 2016


Filed under Clubs, Clubs, Junior High, News

Clinton Jr. High Student Council and Jr. High Beta Club are busy serving the community this December! These students raised $3,680 for our local Angel Tree by selling hoodies, and Krispy Kreme Donuts. Majors Charles and Shirley White founded Angel Tree in 1979 when the The Salvation Army  worked with a...

Christmas at Clinton

Christmas at Clinton

Jayla Cody, Writer

December 19, 2016


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, News, News, Preschool

There have been many Christmas parties and celebrations all over the Clinton School District.  The pre-school classes had parties for the students.  Santa came to visit the kids at the preschool, and greeted them all as they got to school on Friday morning.  Elementary also had class parties.  Santa...

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