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    Jordan-Matthews High School, through the use of collaboration, technology driven lessons, and a focus on individual learning and growth is committed...

  • The Class of 2015 celebrates their first day as red-hot seniors!

  • Open House

    Mrs. Deaton greets parents and students at Open House

  • Link Crew 2014

    Mrs. Bass welcomes the class of 2018 at our first Link Crew session

  • JM students and parents in Toledo, Spain this summer.

  • UNC Music Camp

    JM Chorus students and Mr. Fry at concert of UNC Music Camp. Thanks, JM Arts for funding Summer Arts Scholarships!

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Upcoming Events
Today
10/27/2014
Repeating Event - Grease Rehearsal
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
10/28/2014
- PLAN Test
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
- Club Pictures
1:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Repeating Event - Grease Rehearsal
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
 
School Announcements
Deadline for 2nd Semester Class Change Requests

All requests for second semester class changes must be turned into the counseling office by November 14. Forms are available in the counseling office.

Club Pictures Oct. 28
Clubs and Organizations pictures will be taken on October 28th from 1:00 to 3:20 in the gym.  The schedule will be posted next week.
Time To Order Your JM Yearbook!
Yearbooks are on sale now!  Find a Yearbook staff member to pay your $20 deposit for your yearbook.  The sale ends on November 7th.  Price of the book is $55.00.
The Aviator Takes Off: JM's Student Newspaper Is Online!
Want the latest news, plus features, reviews, sports and commentary? Check out The JM Aviator!
HOBY
Empower! Lead! Excel! Be a HOBY leader. Attend the week-end HOBY Youth Leadership conference this summer at a NC college or university. All sophomores who are interested in strengthening their leadership skills and would like to attend, seethe Counseling Office for an application.  Applications are due Friday October 31st
 
 
Clean Out Your Closet, and Help the JM Theater Department!
Calling all you 80s gals: We're betting you still have prom or bridesmaid dresses in your closet you'd love to get rid of. We can take those dresses and alter them into 50s party dresses, and it saves having to buy fabric. If you've got a dress you'd like to donate to the Grease costume closet, email Rose Pate , send it with a student, or drop it by the front office. Thursday @ 6pm is 11th grade parent night in the media center--bring the dress with you!
Horatio Alger Scholarship
The Horatio Alger Scholarship seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education and a desire to contribute to society. Criteria: Be a high school senior; exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at a 4-year college or university; demonstrate critical financial need ($55,0000or lower adjusted gross family income is required); community involvement, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity; maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher; be a US citizen Apply online at http://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships Deadline: October 25, 2015
Prudential Spirit of Community Award
What: Prudential Spirit of Community Award.  Win $1000 and a trip to Washington D.C. in May! Criteria: Be in grades 9-12; be a legal resident of NC; have participated in a volunteer activity after September 1, 2013. To Apply: Fill out an application online at http://www.nassp.org/spirit, print and turn in to the Counseling Office by Friday October 31, 2014
JM Junior Takes Top Prize in FFA Event
Jordan-Matthews junior Sarah Thomas won 1st place in the state for the Future Farmers of America Dairy Handling Competition that took place at the Mountain Sate Fair in Asheville, NC Saturday, September 13, 3014. This win enables her to represent North Carolina and compete at the FFA National Convention in October, 2015 at Louisville, Kentucky. Congratulations Sarah!
Parent Portal to View Student Grades Now Open
Parents and guardians: Our grade book portal is now open for you to check your child's grades. If your child went to JM last year, and you created an account, that account should still work. If your child did not attend JM last year, you will need to create a new account. Here is the link to the directions for creating that account.
 
To create the account, you will need your child's Access ID and Access password. You must pick this up ​in person, and you must have identification. Our interpreter, Mrs. Tobar, will have these information sheets, and she will verify parents' ID information. We cannot give this information over the telephone or send it home with students.
College Information Updates
Seniors and parents: Sign up for text alerts on college information from our college adviser, Ms. Hatcher. Simply send a text message to 910-687-48753 that says “@jmstu” and follow the instructions. You or your student may also follow Ms. Hatcher on twitter: www.twitter.com/JMHS_CollegeAdv
 
Parent Letters in English and Spanish
Can't find the letter sent home to all families this summer with important dates and policies for this school year? Don't worry--download here: Parent Letter English, Parent Letter Spanish, Dress Code English, Dress Code Spanish.
Parking Passes for 2014-15 Now Available
Students may now purchase parking passes for 2014-15. Passes are $15, and students must have the following information: License number, license plate number, color, make and year of the vehicle. See Mrs. Tobar in the front office Monday-Thursday. All students must have a pass to park on campus, and if you lose you tag, you must purchase another one.
Fall 2014 Sports Schedules Available
Click here to download all Fall 2014 Sports Schedules