Jack Benny Middle School received the 2013-2014 WHS Homecoming "Pup Award" for the most school spirit.
2012-2013 Emerging School:
Building the foundation for school-wide PBIS implementation
The Illinois PBIS Network has formally recognized Jack Benny Middle School for demonstrating implementation and sustainability of the PBIS process through measurable criteria at the Tier 1/Universal, Tier 2/Secondary, and Tier 3/Tertiary levels.
Jack Benny Middle School
1401 Montesano Ave
Waukegan, IL 60087
Common Core State Standards Information
Fact Sheet: English Spanish
FAQ: English Spanish
Transition Plan: English Spanish
Assessment Overview: English
School Report Card Information
2012 School Report Card
School AYP Report
2011 School Report Card:
Rhodes Foundation Donates to Benny Students for Trip
The John H. and Ann G. Rhodes Foundation awarded 50 Jack Benny 8th graders a total sum of $10,000 to assist them with their 2014 Washington, D.C. trip.
Families Needed for Healthy Communities Study
80 Benny families are needed to begin a study on community involvement in children's health. Please view the nurse's corner for more information.
Se necesitan 81 familias de Benny para iniciar la participación de un estudio de comunidad sobre la salud de los niños(a). Por favor, consulte la esquina de la enfermera para más información.
New JBMS Student Work Policies
New policies for assigning homework and grading late work have been created that are implemented school-wide.
Late Work Policy
Dress Code Announcement
English & Spanish
Student Drop-Off in the A.M. Announcement
English & Spanish
Benny Information for 2013-14 School Year
Entrance Bell: 7:35
Period 1 7:45-8:26
Period 2 8:29-9:10
Period 3 9:13- 9:54
Period 4 9:57-10:38
Period 5(Lunch) 10:41-11:22
Period 6(Lunch) 11:25-12:06
Period 7(Lunch) 12:09-12:50
Period 8(Lunch) 12:53-1:34
Period 9 1:37-2:18
Full Bell Schedule
School Supply List
New App to Check Grades!
Parents: you can now check your student's grades on your phone. Just download the Infinite Campus App.
We celebrate with healthy foods only!
Wellness Policy at Jack Benny Middle School
English / Spanish
Benny School Events Calendar
Download the school calendar here.
Cancellation notice: Due to external factors, Benny is unable to host Winter Formal as planned on March 14. A notice should be sent home soon explaining how ticket purchases will be refunded.
We apologize for the inconvenience, and hope to host a dance 4th quarter.
District Offers Computer Training
Do you need to learn to use the internet or to learn to check your student's grades online? WPS60 is offering classes to help you with these topics.
Classes will be held on the dates listed here. Submit the interest form to sign up.
Yearbook On Sale
The 2013-14 Yearbook is on sale for $15. The book will be 48 full-color pages featuring activities, clubs, sports, and daily life at Benny. Order forms were distributed in October; money should be returned to Mr. Nicolosi in Room 112 by March 14th. Books will be delivered in May.
WPS Parent Newsletter for December 2013
View the district's parent newsletter here.
How can you support our school?
Jack Benny Middle School is now collecting Box Tops For Education labels. Please look for these small labels on many food and paper products you buy for your household. Students can turn the labels in to their P.E. teacher. The school can redeem the labels for 10 cents each, which can earn Jack Benny Middle School a maximum of $20,000 a year. Click on the Box Tops for a link to help you.
Donate your clothes as a fundraiser for Jack Benny Middle School
Jack Benny is looking for your help. We would like any donations of Jack Benny memorabilia or display cases that will showcase the memorabilia.