• December 5Donate a new or gently used books to Mrs. Pendergrass to earn a chance in a drawing for gift cards

  • December 5Colleges Visiting CJ: Ozark Christian College on Feb. 7th

  • December 5Colleges Visiting CJ: State Technical College on Jan. 4th

  • December 5Java Junctions Christmas Specials are available!

  • December 5Bright futures is having a hygiene drive if you donate, you will receive a free Java Junction drink.

  • December 5FBLA extended the end date of the canned food drive to Dec 15th.

  • November 27Senior Salutes are being sold now, all order forms are due Jan. 19th

  • November 27Join A+ tutoring in Mrs. Wimmer's room Monday-Thursday after school until 4:15pm.

  • November 14FBLA is working with Sonic for a can food drive for every 5 canned good you will receive a token for 1 medium Sonic drink

Prom 2017


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    Saturday, April 22, Carl Junction High School hosted its 2017 prom. The celebration and the Grand March was held at the Joplin Convention Center. Grand March consisted of hundreds of pictures and the crowning of Prom King, Devin Wickman, and Queen, Kenzie Castleberry. The night was one big success, from the decorations to the DJ. Despite the dreary, cold and rainy day, everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves and toughed it out. Many people that did not attend Grand March got together in groups or couples and took pictures before prom started. Afterwards, students went to various restaurants and had dinner. At prom the theme was “A Night in Paris.” Eiffel Towers dotted the room as table centerpieces and a red carpet led into the room. The middle of the dance floor was strung with lights and decorative white cloths. The DJ played a mixture of the newer hits, the old, and, of course, the Cha-Cha Slide and Macarena. The dance floor was constantly cluttered with people having a great time and dancing to the music with their friends. The dressy attire ranged from classy, princess, and two-piece dresses, while most guys opted for the usual tux with a bowtie or regular tie. Coleton Woody, junior, was wearing a fantastic bow tie that lit up. A few couples matched one another, incorporating some of the color from the dresses to the vests and ties. Some students commented that this was the best prom yet and that they had a great time. Overall, it is safe to say the seniors certainly enjoyed their last prom and many underclassmen plan to attend next year.

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Prom 2017