Announcements

Scholastic Scrimmage

Scholastic Scrimmage -Monday is our first EPC competition. The bus will leave front the front lobby at 3:15. Please meet in either Mrs. Thornhill's room (D207) or the front lobby. Good luck!

 

TSA

TSA - Any student interested in joining TSA (Technology Student Association) please see Mr. Rimbey in room D-100.  Our first meeting will be after school on Wednesday October 18th.

 

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Anti-Bullying - Stroudsburg Junior High School is continuing their "Take a Stand, Lend a Hand" anti-bullying initiative which began during the 15-16 school year. To help support this initiative, shirts are being sold now through October 22nd. Jr. High students may purchase these shirts and wear them as part of the dress code, while also spreading the word for bullying awareness. To purchase a shirt, please click on the following link.

 

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MCTI - Any 8th graders interested in attending Monroe County Career and Technical Institute next year in their full day 9th grade program should stop by the guidance office. MCTI will be holding a presentation on 10/27.  Make sure to sign up in Guidance this week to reserve your seat.  


 

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 Friday, November 21st.

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Science Olympiad -Are you a 9th grader interested in Science? Check out the award winning Stroudsburg Science Olympiad team. You can compete in study, building and lab event against the best schools in the state. Sign up with Google classroom - code K3QCO for more information and meeting times. See Mr. Muller with questions. 

 

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Any Student interested in playing a winter sport, Physicals will be held on October 25th in the Junior High Gym.  Please see postings outside of the main office or Athletic Training Room for your teams assigned date and time. You must have a valid PIAA completed physical in order to tryout. Blank forms are available in the main office

Basketball

Any girl in grades 9-12 interested in learning more about basketball in invited to attendour intramural basketball opne gym every Tueday and Thursday in October from 6-8 PM at the the high school gymnasium. Please contact Coach Field for more information.

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
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.