Announcements

SAT/ACT Prep

SAT/ACT Prep - Any 9th grade student that is interested in gaining some experience in taking the SAT/ACT college admission exams can do so on a practice basis. If interested in taking an SAT/ACT combo practice test you can pick up an application in the Guidance Office. The test prep practice test will take place at the high school on February, 4, 2017 from 8 to 11:45 am. If you have any questions please stop by and see your school counselor.

Memory Book

YearbookThe price is still only $20 this year for a hardcover yearbook. This year you can add a Love Line for only a $1 and we offer personalization for just $1.50 if ordered online only. Visit www.online-pay.memorybook.com/parent and enter pay code 82185. Orders will be accepted until April 1, 2017. Cash or check is accepted until March 31, but personalization cannot be done with this form of payment. 

 


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. 

 

 

NAEP Testing

National Assessment of Educational Progress - Stroudsburg Junior High School has been selected to participate in NAEP this school year; specifically our 8th graders in the areas of: Civics, geography, mathematics, reading, U.S. history, and writing.  A small number of students will be randomly selected by NAEP to represent Pennsylvania and the nation while the results provide NAEP an accurate picture of student performance on the March 9, 2017 assessment.  

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Soccer

The Girls' swim team defeated Freedom in a thrilling victory at their home meet last night, 50-44. J. Delaney won the 200 Individual Medley and the 100 Butterfly. The boys fell to Freedom 56-38. A. Deemer scored second place in the 200 and 500. Great job, everyone!

Upcoming Events

Spring Recess - School Closed
04/14/2017 - 04/17/2017
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.

 

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.