Any student interested in being a member of Student Government, stop by Mrs. Harris' room, 105, on Tuesday, September 8 to pick up an information packet.
There will be an interest meeting for anyone interested in becoming a member of Future Business Leaders of America on September 9th at 3:30pm in room 403b. We will discuss our National Fall Leadership Conference coming up November 13-14, 2015. If you are interested in going, but can not make the meeting, see Ms. Brooks in room 403b before Wednesday, September 9th, 2015.
The first PTA meeting for the year is Tuesday Sept 8th at 6pm in the media center. We would love to have students, parents and staff attend. We will look at the budget plan for the year as well as discuss CEF / PTA matching ideas.
Students and staff interested in submitting a theme for homecoming please bring your idea to Mrs. Mateen in the art room by Friday 3:10pm.
Have you always wanted to be in a musical? Join an awesome JM tradition by auditioning for Footloose, our fall show which will be Nov. 19-21. Auditions will be next Wednesday and Friday, Sept. 9 & 11, beginning at 3:30. Sign up for a time with Mr. Fry in 803, and pick up audition materials from him.
Any senior wanting to be considered for nomination for NC State's Park Scholar or UNC's Morehead-Cain Scholar should pick up an application in the counseling office. All applications must be returned to the counseling office by Friday, September 11th to be considered for the school nominations.
There will be an informational meeting for parents and students interested in traveling to Spain in the spring of 2017. The meeting will be on Thursday, Sept. 17th at 6:30pm in the J-M Media Center. We will discuss the trip to Spain, fundraising and other topics. Please email Mrs. Bredenberg if you have questions prior to the meeting.
The LEO Club is conducting a canned food drive this week. Please bring any type of canned food to Mr. Palmer in Room 104. We will be collecting donations until Friday Sept, 4th.
The first Quiz Bowl practice is Friday, Sept. 4 @ 3:30 in the media center. We need players with all areas of expertise--come join us!
Senior Picture Make Ups are Friday, September 4th, starting at 1 pm. Sign up for a time across from Ms. Kimrey's room, room 107. Not planning on purchasing pictures, but want yours in the yearbook? You can have your picture made for no sitting fee; if you'd like proofs, there will be a $15 sitting fee.
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!