There are 30 yearbooks left for purchase. Buy yours today before they're sold out. Every yearbook sold by the end of the day Friday (including those previously sold) will be entered for a $10 refund. You must purchase a book by 3:30 Friday to be entered to win.
If you did not pick up your yearbook Friday, please see Ms. Kimrey to get yours between classes, during 3rd block, and after school.
If you are planning to attend CCCC in the Fall and have not completed your CCCC application or Chatham Promise application, please stop by room 101 for assistance.
Seniors this Wednesday, May 22nd we will be celebrating Decision Day. Show pride by wearing a shirt of your plans after graduation; this can be a college, military, or career choice t-shirt. We hope everyone participates as we celebrate your accomplishments!
If you would like to register for the next ACT, please see Ms. Herrera for help.
Students finishing Career and College Promise courses can turn textbooks into room 101 or 718. Please put your name on a piece of paper inside
On Friday, May 17, invitations will be given to students for our 2019 Awards Night on May 23. Students who are being honored or who will receive a local scholarship will receive invitations. Looking forward to a great night!
America the Bilingual has just released Episode #42 North Carolina: A Dual-Language Success Story! This podcast showcases the success North Carolina has experienced with dual language/immersion (DL/I) programs and highlights Jonathan Aguilar and Olivia Gregson, the co-valedictorians who were part of the first kindergarten DL/I class in Chatham County Schools at Siler City Elementary in 2004-2005. The podcast also includes educators discussing the importance of language education.
Episode #42 is currently on the landing page for all America the Bilingual episodes at http://www.
Graduating Seniors: The first 50 people that follow pgrad2019 on Instagram will be entered into drawing for $100!
Graduating Seniors: Follow Project Graduation on Instagram @pgrad2019 for chances to win. We are giving away thousands of dollars. Yes. That’s right, thousands.
Students planning to ride the bus (in the morning, afternoon, or both) for the 2019-2020 school year, please use this link to register. The deadline to submit responses is April 12th, 2019. Students MUST register through their stumail account (the link will work for CCS account holders ONLY)
Attention Seniors: Cap and Gown Picture day is April 25th. You will be receiving a postcard with information from your 2nd block teacher. The sitting fee is $10. Sign up for a time outside of Ms. Kimrey's room, room 107. All seniors should bring their cap and gown that day, regardless of individual pictures, in order to be included in the group picture that afternoon.
Do you qualify? When's the application due? Don't put if off--get started now!
Interested in exploring national scholarship programs? Check out this great list: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Hj0vyHamh_mIjNO8-czZMIxrZ0-Thpk9_9mxL3NvqPY/edit#gid=0
Interested in Driver's Ed? You must register online at ncdrivingschool.com! Look for Chatham County, and then choose Jordan-Matthews. Click here for the schedule for the year! The next available class begins Nov. 26, and registration opens Nov. 5.
Click here to download the flyer with more information.
Need to practice before taking your driver's test? Click here!
Go to the Parenting Resources section of the website to view and download all forms for the Chromebooks students will be using this year at JM. All students/parents must complete all these forms this year. Click this link to access them:1-to-1 Laptop Program Resources for Parents.
It's almost time! These letters are being mailed to home, but here are copies for reference you can download:
We've also uploaded information on student behavior expectations, and the cell phone policy; click this link to download that information:JM Behavior Expectations
Parking passes will go on sale beginning Monday, August 6th at 8:00 a.m.
In an effort to collect fines and fees from students who park on campus, students will be required to have paid all of their prior outstanding cafeteria balances, media fees, and tech fees before purchasing a parking pass for the 2018-2019 school year.
Click to the following link to download the REVISED 8.6.18 registration form: Revised 18-18 Parking Permit Form. You may print and complete before coming to purchase your pass, and there will be copies available in the front office.
Parking passes will go on sale beginning Monday, August 6th from 8-4. Cost is $25. Please have your license, license plate number, color make and year of the vehicle available. No exceptions. If you lose your tag, you will have to purchase another parking pass. Stop by the main office and see Mrs Tobar.
This is a requirement for all job shadow sites, and all volunteer sites (such as churches) that are not established community organizations. We will be checking, and if your mentor does not complete the form, you will need to choose another site. Here's the link:
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!