Juniors do you need Solo Flight Volunteer Hours? Habitat for Humanity needs young people ages 16 and older to help build two houses in Siler City. You can volunteer just two Saturdays to complete your hours and help others in your community. Please see Mrs. Batchelor to sign up!
Congratulations to the following wrestlers for advancing to the regional tournament: Daniel Ocampo, Librado Mendoza, Devante Gray, Kevin Ramirez, Genesis Brooks, Mark Drumheller, Cody Duncan, Dakota Morrow. Congratulations also to Morgan Fadely, who advanced to the regional swim meet in the 100yd butterfly.
Seniors have you completed your FAFSA? This is an important application that is due March 1st! If you have not completed your FAFSA yet, come out to our FAFSA Work Night, next Wednesday, February 10th at 6 pm in the media center. This is a night where you and your parents can receive help with completing the FAFSA application. Be sure to bring a computer, your tax information and your parents' tax information!
On Monday, February 8th, UNC-Asheville will be at Jordan-Matthews to meet with interested students! This will happen during 1st and 2nd lunches. Sign up today in the counseling office!
Girls soccer conditioning will be on Mondays and Wednesdays each week. We will commence Feb. 3 on the track @3;30pm.
Softball Tryouts begin on February 15th at 3:30 p.m. at the softball field. Please sign up on the bulletin board outside office 121.
February is CTE Month! See Mrs. Batchelor in the cafeteria every Wednesday to play CTE trivia for a prize!
There are food service jobs available at the NC Zoo for the summer. See Mrs. Batchelor for more information.
Dear CCS Community,
Chatham County Schools (CCS) is seeking your input as we explore new opportunities to advance our strategic goals. As we work to develop our Strategic Plan (Flight Plan 2020) it is important to hear from our community about the effective use of our budget resources. Please take a few moments to share your views on funding priorities for the 2016-2017 school year.
Attention theater people! Silk Hope is looking for high school students to help backstage (sound, lighting, stage managers and set design) and onstage (guest appearances as "jocks" and "cheerleaders") with their spring show, High School Musical, Jr. After-school rehearsals begin in April. Contact Mrs. Decristofaro <email@example.com> if you are interested.
The first day of tryouts for spring sports is approaching fast. All those wishing to tryout need to have a physical packet completed before Feb. 15th. Retrieve a packet from office 121, located in the box on the door.
There will be a home wrestling match on tomorrow v. Cummings and Reidsville. Match time is 6pm, admission is $5. Be sure to support the Jets.
Support the Jets Basketball programs today and Friday of this week. Admission is $5, and games start at 4:30.
Congratulations to the JM students who were honored at the CCS Science Fair Dec. 10:
Biological Science-B: Honorable Mention Jonathan Aguilar; 2nd Place Olivia Gregson
Chemistry: 3rd Place Hannah Glen; 2nd Place Morgan Troxler
Earth Science: 3rd Place Yasmin Aguilar
Physical Science: 2nd Place Patrick Daniel and David Smith
Engineering/Applied Science: 3rd Place Allie Hayhurst; 1st Place Oliver Mitchum
Congratulations to the following students on their success at 2015 NCFBLA Triad Regionals: Maddie Everwine placed 3rd in Job Interview, Joe Mitchell and Luke Hinshaw placed 2nd in Spirit State Tee Shirt Design, Ronald Fox placed 3rd in Future Business Leader, and Kelsey Roper has advanced in the running for NCFBLA state office.
Application information on several great summer programs is available through the Counseling Office: Summer Ventures, a science/math residential program at NC colleges, the HOBY (Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Award), the Shelton Challenge Leadership Camps and the Martha Guy Institute at Appalachian State! Check the JM Counseling Services Page for eligibility and application information.
JM DECA did very well at district competition December 2; congratulations to all who attended. Out of 12 trophies, Jordan-Matthews brought home 5! Forty-two club members competed and several members had top role play and test scores. Jaxon Mitchell placed 1st in Sports and Entertainment Marketing and Olivia Gregson placed 3rd overall in Retail. One highlight from the day was when JM DECA took all the top 3 places in the Quick Serve event - Lane Teague placed 3rd, Jenna Rohaly came in 2nd and Sarah Thomas took 1st. Click Here for all of our "tops" lists!
Congrats to our Senior Dairy Judging team for placing 2nd in the state FFA contest! Team members included Michaela Anderson, Katelyn Batchelor, Hannah Seitz, and Sarah Thomas. Sarah was 1st overall, Hannah was 16th and Katelyn was 38th! Also, our juniors, Baylee Fox and Seth Sheffield, did a rocking job too! Congrats to all!
Anyone wanting to participate in wrestling, be sure to have your physical packet completed prior to the first official day of practice. Wrestling workouts will take place in the wrestling room today and tomorrow, 3:30-4:30. Any student interested in volunteering to help the Booster Club with basketball concessions, please sign up on office door 121.
JV Soccer players: please turn in your uniforms in a clean condition ASAP.
On Saturday members of HOSA traveled to Providence Grove for the District HOSA Competition. Six members of HOSA placed high enough to go to districts. In Prepared Speaking Mohsen Alwahishi placed 5th and Shaimaa Ali placed 4th. In Sports Medicine Kevin Cano Ramirez placed 4th, in Medical Photography Mackenzie Clark placed 1st and in Nursing Assisting Joy Hinshaw placed 3rd and Mckayla Brown placed 1st. Congratulations to all HOSA members who participated in this competition for a job well done.
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Any junior or senior wanting to sign up for a free SAT or ACT test prep session offered by Sylvan Learning Center should see Mrs. Morris in the counseling office. You can also sign up duriing your lunch at the Jetsetter Cafe.
Don't forget the photo contest for the yearbook. Got a picture you think is of good quality? Think you'd make a good photographer? Submit your pictures to the yearbook and earn a chance to be featured in the book! See Ms. Kimrey or a yearbook staff member for more information.
I officially wish to welcome you and your child(ren) to Jordan-Matthews High School! I know our parents of freshmen are looking forward to four amazing years. I encourage you to become a part of our school/culture, as our school has numerous, positive attributes, which will simply enamor you. Our faculty and staff continue to discuss strategies to showcase our strong academic institution, and we need your assistance in keeping this a reality. We have a truly caring culture, working with all aspects of the school community to meet our school’s mission--to graduate globally competitive, well rounded students by providing a rigorous and relevant curriculum in an effective, safe and nurturing environment.
We have approximately 760 students, which reflect the rich diversity in Siler City. Students have the opportunity to complete a college prep curriculum along with participating in numerous extra curricular activities. You can review our school profile to obtain more information regarding our school community, curriculum, and statistics.
Our faculty and staff look forward to working with you in creating a supportive triangle to meet the academic needs of your child. I look forward to seeing you at the many events that occur at Jordan-Matthews High School throughout the year. Your participation is vital to ensure your child is academically successful. We need him/her in school every day, actively engaged, with a focus on academics. I encourage you to join the fun and journey along with your child as he/she pursues a high school diploma from one of the premier schools in the state.
It’s a great day to be a Jet!