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Senior Class of 2019
John S. Battle Athletics
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School News


Jan 10, 2019

The ASVAB (Military entrance exam) will be given at the Washington County Career and Technical Center on Friday, February 1, 2019. The test will begin promptly at 12:30 and run until 3:15. The test is required for students who are considering entrance into any branch of the US Military, but it does not commit students to join.  Students may ride the afternoon bus to the NEff Center, but will have to arrange transportation after the test is over. Any student who is interested in taking the ASVAB, please pick up a permission slip from the Guidance office.

Winter Homecoming

Jan 10, 2019

Dress up days:

  • Monday-Couch Potato or Workout Warrior (pajamas or athletic wear)

  • Tuesday-Senior Citizen Day

  • Wednesday-Occupation Day (dress like a teacher or other occupation)

  • Thursday-Day at the beach or day in the woods

  • Friday-Class colors (Seniors-black, Juniors-green, Sophomores-Gray, Freshmen-white)

The basketball game against Abingdon on that Friday night will be Pack the Gym Night.  The theme is green out for the student section.  If JSB students wear a green shirt the cost of admission will only be $3.

Folk Soul Revival

Jan 3, 2019

Folk Soul RevivalFolk Soul Revival will perform a benefit concert for Coach Odum on January 27 at 5:00 pm in the John S. Battle Auditorium.  Tickets are $20 each.  Elementary age children are admitted free.  All proceeds will be donated to Coach Odum.

Christmas Break

Dec 19, 2018

Christmas Break is December 20-January 2.  Students return to school on Thursday, January 3.

JSB Radio

Dec 13, 2018

Parents/Students that can’t make it to Battle Hill for tonight’s girls game versus JI Burton, can listen to the Live Action here: