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CJSF

California Junior Scholarship Federation (CJSF)

WHAT IS CJSF?
CJSF stands for California Junior Scholarship Federation.  It is the Middle School's version of High School's CSF (California Scholarship Federation).  
CJSF is a statewide organization founded for the purpose of fostering high standards of scholarship, service, and citizenship in the middle grades.  CJSF emphasizes service to the community while creating pride in scholastic achievement.  Click here to view the CJSF/CSF State Website.
 
Who is eligible for membership?
7th grade students are eligible to apply in OCT, DEC & March of their 7th grade year after Fall quarter grades are posted in aeries.
 
8th grade students apply in aug then again in oct, dec & March of their 8th grade year.
 
6th graders are not eligible to apply.
 
Students must re-apply each quarter.
 
When does CJSF meet?
After school approximately once a month from October through May (no January meeting).  See schedule  for specific meeting dates and times.  Please try your best to attend as many meetings as possible.
 
What are the academic requirements for CJSF?
To qualify for membership each quarter, follow these guidelines:
1. The only courses that qualify for membership are Math, Science, English, & History/Social Studies.
2. No points are earned for PE, a remedial or repeated course, summer school, or electives (except Spanish/French) like Robotics, Video Production, Band, or Leadership.
3. CJSF points are granted as follows:
 
            A         =           3 points
            B          =          1 point
            C          =          0 points           
            D/F       =          will disqualify membership if received in ANY class.
 
4. You must earn TWICE the number of points than courses that meet the requirements.
(ex: 4 Qualifying courses x 2 = 8; 8 points are required for the quarter).  If you meet this requirement, you are eligible for CJSF membership for that quarter only.
 
What are the benefits of CJSF membership?
CJSF  Members can attend all meetings.
CJSF Honor Members:   Students who qualify for CJSF for ALL 3 quarters during 7th & 8th grade will promote "With Honors" at 8th grade promotion.  All CJSF Honor Members receive a CJSF gold medal that they can wear to Promotion, a gold seal on their Promotion Certificate, an asterisk (*) next to their name in the Promotion Program, will have their school records marked with CJSF
 
HOW DO I APPLY?
Wait for previous quarter grades to post in aeries.
Fill out the CJSF APPLICATION (link is in the left margin of this webpage).  Submit the application ONLINE ONLY with a PDF of your previous quarter grades (instructions on how to access your grades are on the CJSF website). No printed grade reports will be accepted - they must be added to your CJSF Google Form application. You cannot apply for any quarters that you missed application due dates in the past.

California Junior Scholarship Federation (CJSF)

WHAT IS CJSF?
CJSF stands for California Junior Scholarship Federation.  It is the Middle School's version of High School's CSF (California Scholarship Federation).  
CJSF is a statewide organization founded for the purpose of fostering high standards of scholarship, service, and citizenship in the middle grades.  CJSF emphasizes service to the community while creating pride in scholastic achievement.  Click here to view the CJSF/CSF State Website.
 
Who is eligible for membership?
7th grade students are eligible to apply in OCT, DEC & March of their 7th grade year after Fall quarter grades are posted in aeries.
 
8th grade students apply in aug then again in oct, dec & March of their 8th grade year.
 
6th graders are not eligible to apply.
 
Students must re-apply each quarter.
 
When does CJSF meet?
After school approximately once a month from October through May (no January meeting).  See schedule  for specific meeting dates and times.  Please try your best to attend as many meetings as possible.
 
What are the academic requirements for CJSF?
To qualify for membership each quarter, follow these guidelines:
1. The only courses that qualify for membership are Math, Science, English, & History/Social Studies.
2. No points are earned for PE, a remedial or repeated course, summer school, or electives (except Spanish/French) like Robotics, Video Production, Band, or Leadership.
3. CJSF points are granted as follows:
 
            A         =           3 points
            B          =          1 point
            C          =          0 points           
            D/F       =          will disqualify membership if received in ANY class.
 
4. You must earn TWICE the number of points than courses that meet the requirements.
(ex: 4 Qualifying courses x 2 = 8; 8 points are required for the quarter).  If you meet this requirement, you are eligible for CJSF membership for that quarter only.
 
What are the benefits of CJSF membership?
CJSF  Members can attend all meetings.
CJSF Honor Members:   Students who qualify for CJSF for ALL 3 quarters during 7th & 8th grade will promote "With Honors" at 8th grade promotion.  All CJSF Honor Members receive a CJSF gold medal that they can wear to Promotion, a gold seal on their Promotion Certificate, an asterisk (*) next to their name in the Promotion Program, will have their school records marked with CJSF
 
HOW DO I APPLY?
Wait for previous quarter grades to post in aeries.
Fill out the CJSF APPLICATION (link is in the left margin of this webpage).  Submit the application ONLINE ONLY with a PDF of your previous quarter grades (instructions on how to access your grades are on the CJSF website). No printed grade reports will be accepted - they must be added to your CJSF Google Form application. You cannot apply for any quarters that you missed application due dates in the past.

CONTACTS
jennifer rogowski, CJSF Teacher Advisor: jrogowski@colusa.k12.ca.us
 
MEMBERSHIP LIST
Contact Mrs. rogowski to see if your on-time application was approved 
 
HOW TO PRINT YOUR GRADES (Save as a PDF and ATTACH to the Google Form. DO NOT BRING A PRINTED COPY - IT WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)
 
Fall 2021 Application available here: Due 11/12/21!

CONTACTS
jennifer rogowski, CJSF Teacher Advisor: jrogowski@colusa.k12.ca.us
 
MEMBERSHIP LIST
Contact Mrs. rogowski to see if your on-time application was approved 
 
HOW TO PRINT YOUR GRADES (Save as a PDF and ATTACH to the Google Form. DO NOT BRING A PRINTED COPY - IT WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)
 
Fall 2021 Application available here: Due 11/12/21!