Announcements

Conferences
Parent Teacher Conferences are schedule for Monday, November 20, from 12 - 8:00 PM and Tuesday, November 21, from 7:00am - 2:30PM. Teachers will be sending requests for conferences home with students or indicating they would like a conference on your child's  report cards.  To arrange a meeting time, please call the Guidance Office at 424-4848 ext: 18010 or 18009.
Ski Club

SJHS Ski & Snowboard Club – Do you enjoy skiing or snowboarding?  Are you looking to get a season pass at a discounted price?  If you are interested in joining the Stroudsburg Junior High Ski & Snowboarding Club, please pick up an information packet at our bulletin board in the main office lobby or see Mr. Jacobs in room G202.  All orders and completed forms must be submitted by Tuesday, November 21st.

Memory Book

Yearbook Early Bird Special - Order your child's yearbook online until December 31 and pay only $16. Visit www.memorybook.com/online-pay/ and use Pay Code 87043. Online orders can also personalize their books for $1.50 more and add a Love Line for just $2 more. Beginning Jan. 1 book prices go up to $20.


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. 

 

 

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Basketball

Attention all 7th and 8th grade boys interested in going out for the 2017-2018 basketball team.  Tryouts will begin starting this Friday November 17th.

  • Friday November 17th - Only 8th grade (tryouts will be from 3:30-5:30)
  • Monday November 20th – Only 8th grade (tryouts will be from 3:30-5:30)
  • Wednesday November 22nd – Both 7th and 8th grade (tryouts will be from 3:30 to 5:30)

All boys trying out will need to have a signed physical paper.  You will not be allowed to try out if your physical paper is not handed into our trainer on the first day.

Wrestling

Attention all 7th, 8th & 9th  graders interested in going out for the 2017-2018 JR High School Wrestling Team. Practice will begin starting this Friday November 17th after school at the JR High School.

Anyone coming out for the team will need to have a signed physical paper.  You will not be allowed to participate until your physical paper is handed into our trainer. Also please join our team remind group – text code @h3kbad to 81010

If you have any questions about the team please contact Coach Jasionowicz jrwrestling@sburg.org

Upcoming Events

Parent Conferences K-12
11/20/2017 (12:00 - 8:00)
Parent Conferences 5-12
11/21/2017 (7:00 - 2:30)
Thanksgiving Recess -School Closed
11/23/2017 - 11/27/2017
Winter Recess - School Closed
12/22/2017 - 01/01/2018
Junior High

About Our School

The Stroudsburg Junior High School includes grades 8 and 9.  The facility provides access to several computer labs, a distance learning lab, library services, and a student run Media studio for morning and afternoon announcements.  Science, Math, English, History and Physical Educationare required every year.  Advanced and remedial classes in the academic subjects are offered to students who meet specific criterion.  Eighth grade students also participate in a Reading Program.  Academically qualified eighth grade students may elect to take a World Language (Spanish, French or German) and Algebra or Geometry for high school credit.  Other curricular offerings for eighth grade students include career awareness, computer applications, health and physical education.

 

Ninth grade student course selection allows students to select from advance 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.  An activity bus is available for students on Wednesday.  Students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities.  The Junior High School activities may include:  Art Club, Band, Builder’s Club, Chorus, Drama Club, Orchestra, Math Club, Memory Book, Mountie Fitness Pride Program, Show Choir, award winning Science Olympiad team, Student Council, SADD, Spelling Bee, and Ski Club.   Intramural and team sports include Basketball, Golf, Swimming, Volleyball, and Wrestling.

 

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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

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.