Beginning Monday, September 24, Jordan-Matthews High School Athletics will be accepting donations of specific items. Any donations will get you in FREE at all the home sporting events this week! Donations will be transported to North Carolinians affected by the storm.
All students who were on the original ticket list for the trip to Playmakers Theatre in Chapel Hill MUST confirm with Mrs. Pate by the end of the day Monday if they are planning to go on the rescheduled trip next Friday.
Quiz Bowl practice today in the library, 3:30-5:00. We'll be discussing our Oct. 20 tournament options. We still welcome new team members, so come by and join us today!
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.
WHOLE CAST READ-THROUGH IS NOW NEXT MONDAY! Wed: She's in Love (Mersisters and Flounder); Thurs: Fathoms Below. (Sailors, Eric, Grimsby, Pilot). Don't know if you're a sailor? Check the Ensemble Roles tab on the rehearsal schedule link!
Click here for the rest of the week: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1-PWFOOvfakDPomesfp3CofVpV1IafOW3vatqQKxYhi8 Bookmark this link; we will update this list every Friday.
Student Government Representatives, this week's meeting has been moved to Monday, September 24. All members should plan to attend the meeting after school in Mrs. Harris' room (109).
Attention Class of 2019: While working on college applications this year, we recommend looking into the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship. They give out 100 scholarships to students ranging from $500 - $5,000. Visit WendysHeisman.com to learn more.
ONE HOUR A WEEK CAN TRANSFORM THE LIVES OF 3 STUDENTS - AND YOURS! Please join us in the mission to help students reach grade level reading by volunteering as a SOAR-HELPS tutor! Chatham Education Foundation (CEF) is seeking 30 volunteers who can spend 1-3 hours on 1-3 days per week as a SOAR-HELPS tutor helping children one-on-one to improve their reading fluency. In one hour you will work with 3 students providing one on one guidance and correction as students read passages. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED - A FREE one day training is provided! Click here to download the flyer with more information.
Huckleberry Trail Farms has jobs open for part-time temporary positions. See Ms. Batchelor for more information.
Proud of our first class of Dual Language grads! Check out their story in this newsletter from DPI:
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
Finished your summer reading assignments for Honors & AP English? Great! If not, it's time to start. Remember, they are due at the beginning of the school year regardless of the semester you have English.
Can't find your assignment sheet? No worries; click on the links below to download them:
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.
It's official! Next fall, we will go Under the Sea with Disney's The Little Mermaid as our fall musical! Auditions will be this spring, on May 31 and June 6. Look for more information about auditions soon!
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!