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.