Announcements

Spirit Week – Spirit Week will be March 18th-22nd.  Students will be permitted to dress down this week following these guidelines in an effort to build school spirit and unity. 

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High School Musical - Musical tickets for Mamma Mia are now on sale to the public.  They are for sale at the high school Wednesdays and Fridays from 2:30-6:00 inside the side door by the auditorium main entrance.

Safe2Say

Safe2Say - Safe2Say Something is a youth violence prevention program run by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General. The program teaches youth and adults how to recognize warning signs and signals, especially within social media, from individuals who may be a threat to themselves or others and to “say something” BEFORE it is too late. Click here for more information.

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Shoe Drive - Support the class of 2022 by bringing in your gently used shoes.  The Freshman class is collecting gently used shoes from February 1st - March 31.  A collection bin is located in the main office lobby!
Scheduling

Scheduling Reminder – The portal is now open for scheduling and will close on April 1.  Please use the Program of Study which you received last week when making your selections for your electives for next school year. If you have any questions please make an appointment with your School Counselor.


Mountie Closet  If you have noticed your child’s pants getting a little too short or you can suddenly see your kid’s belly when they raise their arms, please consider sending in your child’s gently-used dress code  clothing to help replenish the Mountie Closet. 

 

 

School Store

School Store – The school store is open during homeroom every day! Sweatshirts, polos, and hats are on sale now! Get a pass from your homeroom teacher, and come on down to the school store for all your school supplies, including clothing!

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Clothing Drive

The Stroudsburg High School Baseball Team will be holding a clothing drive on Tuesday, April 2nd.  Clothing will be collected behind the Stroudsburg High School in the baseball home dugout.  Click here for an informational flyer.

School Closings & District Events

School Closings

Please make note of this number 570-213-3985 as future outreach messages will be received from this number with regard to inclement weather and/or district events. 

If you miss a call from 570-213-3985, please dial 855-473-7529 to hear the most recent message. 

Thank you for your consideration and cooperation. 

Upcoming Events

Spring Recess - School Closed
04/19/2019 - 04/22/2019
Junior High

About Our School

The Stroudsburg Junior High School includes grades 8 and 9.  The facility provides access to several computer labs, Chromebooks, library services, and a student-run media studio for morning announcements.  Science, math, English, history and physical education are required every year.  Advanced and remedial classes in the academic subjects are offered to students who meet specific criteria.  A majority of eighth-grade students receive reading instruction, while qualified eighth-grade students may elect to take a World Language (Spanish, French) and Algebra or Geometry for high school credit instead.  Other curricular offerings for eighth-grade students include career awareness, computer applications, health, and physical education. 


Ninth-grade student course selections allow students to choose from advanced placement, honors, college preparatory, career education, and vocational-technical courses. 

 

A variety of extra-curricular activities are available for the junior high school student to enrich the educational experience.  Junior high school activities may include: Crafts Club, Chamber Orchestra, Show Choir, FBLA, Yearbook, Ski Club, Model UN, Student Council, Spelling Bee, and National Junior Honor Society.   Intramural and team sports include basketball, cross-country, golf, swimming, volleyball, and wrestling. An activity bus is available for students on Wednesdays to encourage participation in extracurricular activities.

SJHS Social Media

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We now have an SJHS Facebook page. Stroudsburg Junior High School  Please feel free to like and share.

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In addition to our Stroudsburg Junior High School Facebook page, we have also created a Twitter account @Stroudsburg_JHS.

The Mountaineer
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The Mountaineer Online Newspaper – The Mountaineer Online Newspaper can be found at shsnews.org.  It can also be found on Facebook: SHS Mountaineer, Snapchat: @shsmountaineer, Twitter: @MountaineerSHS, and Instagram: @shsmountaineer.  If you have an opinion you’d like to share, you can write a letter to the editor at mountaineershs@gmail.com