Announcements

Educator of the Year

In the News - Along with preparing for his high school career as a 10th grader at Stroudsburg High and practicing with the school band as a drummer, B. Zambrano spent most of his summer working on an Eagle Scout project to spruce up the courtyard of Stroudsburg Junior High that he attended in grades 8 and 9. To read a full Pocono Record article on Zambrano’s project, click here.

Special Olympics

Nutrislice The way you access school menus is changing, and we are sure you will love it! Stroudsburg Area School District, in partnership with Chartwells K12, is now using Nutrislice to publish the school menus to a new interactive  website and a free smartphone app! Now you can access your menus anywhere, anytime! Click here for information or you can visit the Nutrislice website.

Orientation

New Student Orientation Packet – Click here for a copy of the “New Student Orientation Packet”. 

Camera

Smile - School pictures are scheduled for Tuesday, September 15th.  All students are required to have their picture taken for school IDs. Click here for more information.

Ronald Mc Donald House
Can Tabs -  Help families in need by doing something simple!  The SJHS in cooperation with the Ronald Mc Donald House is collecting aluminum can pull tabs.  Tabs can be turned into the drop off box in the main office lobby. The proceeds collected will be used to help local families in need.
School Store

School Store – Forgot your pencil?  Need a notebook?  The school store is open.  Ask your homeroom teacher for a pass.  Click here for more information.

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Upcoming Events

Labor Day Recess - School Closed
09/04/2015 - 09/07/2015
Picture Day
09/15/2015
Open House
09/22/2015
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.