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2014-15 SCHOOL YEAR

College/Career Fair at PJHS College/Career Fair at PJHS

November 6, Port Jervis High School guidance department hosed the annual College/Career Fair, Wednesday, November5th.  Over 100 colleges and 20 career fields sent representatives to the expo.  Click for more information.  DETAILS>

Halloween Parade at PJHS Halloween Parade - PJHS

October 31, Port Jervis High School seniors put on their best costumes for the traditional Port Jervis School Halloween Parade.  1st Prize winning costume were the "Lego Men".  DETAILS>

Chain Reaction Day at PJHSChain Reaction of Kindness at PJHS

October 22nd, and 23rd - Two hundred students participated in Rachel's Challenge Chain Reaction Days . They were joined by fifty adult facilitators to learn how to inspire a more positive environment in our school and our community.  MORE>

Students to take art to New York City

Port Jervis sophomores Cady Robles and Caitlin May will be showing their artwork at the New York State School Board Association's 95th Annual Convention and Education Expo.  MORE>

Hang Up and Drive at PJHSHang Up and Drive Presentation at PJHS

Students assembled in the auditorium Thursday to hear the story of Jacy Good and the dangers of texting and driving.  MORE>

DECA - Grand Opening at PJHSDECA in Business

DECA cuts the ribbon on another year of success! Thursday October 2nd, DECA launched the 2014-15 year for the DECA school store at Port Jervis High School. There was a ribbon cutting ceremony with Mrs. Liberati (Advisor) and Mr. Marotta (school principal). MORE>

Spirit Week at PJHSSpirit Week Schedule of Events

Spirit Week is October 6th - 10th. Events scheduled all week.  Each day has a unique theme and special activity.  The week ends with a Pep Rally and the crowning of Homecoming King and Queen! Click here for DETAILS>

Volleyball Fundraiser - PJHSGirls Volleyball News

Port Jervis girls volleyball team is holding a fundraiser for Juvenile Diabetes, Friday, October 10th at the ASK Gym.  JV match starts at 4:30pm with the varsity slated to play at 6:00pm. The match is being billed as "diabetes won't Dia-BEAT-us!  DETAILS>

Senior/Parent Night at PJHS - October 9thSenior/Parent Info Night, October 9th

The guidance dept. will be hosting Senior/Parent Information Night, Thursday, October 9th, 7:00pm, in high school auditorium.  Helpful tips and hints about college - including navigating the application processes, affording college, writing college essays and more. DETAILS>

Senior Class Trip - PJCSDSenior Class Trip to Disney - Parents Meeting - October 9th at 6:30pm

Prior to the Senior/Parent Information Night Thursday there will be a brief parents meeting about the Senior Trip to Disney.  Meeting is at 6:30pm at the high school auditorium. 

Graduation VideoGraduation Video Now Available Online

Congratulations to the Port Jervis High School Class of 2014. The ceremony is now available to watch online at the following link. GRADUATION VIDEO>

 Scholarships146 Scholarships and Awards Given to Class of 2014

The Port Jervis High School Scholarship Awards evening was held Wednesday, June 11. 52 members of the class of 2014 were presented with 146 Awards and Scholarships in excess of $145,000. The Port Jervis School District is deeply indebted to and wishes to thank our benefactors who generously donated tens of thousands of dollars each year to our graduating seniors. 

High School Curriculum GuideCurriculum Guide is online   

The 2014-15 Curriculum Guide is available online to help students build schedules wisely by providing course descriptions, prerequisites, graduation requirements and information about special programs.  2014-15 CURRICULUM GUIDE>

 

2013-14 SCHOOL YEAR

Graduation VideoGraduation Video Now Available Online

Congratulations to the Port Jervis High School Class of 2014. The ceremony is now available to watch online at the following link. GRADUATION VIDEO>

 Scholarships146 Scholarships and Awards Given to Class of 2014

The Port Jervis High School Scholarship Awards evening was held Wednesday, June 11. 52 members of the class of 2014 were presented with 146 Awards and Scholarships in excess of $145,000. The Port Jervis School District is deeply indebted to and wishes to thank our benefactors who generously donated tens of thousands of dollars each year to our graduating seniors.

High School Curriculum GuideCurriculum Guide is online   

The 2014-15 Curriculum Guide is available online to help students build schedules wisely by providing course descriptions, prerequisites, graduation requirements and information about special programs.  2014-15 CURRICULUM GUIDE>

Three winter sports teams earn scholar-athlete award   

Three of the five eligible Port Jervis Raider Winter varsity teams qualified for the NYSPHSAA Team Scholar-Athlete Awards. The Girls Basketball, Girls Indoor Track and Boys Indoor Track teams qualified for this honor by earning a composite Grade Point Average of 90 or higher.   MORE>

HOBY LeadershipSophomores selected for HOBY!   

 Congratulations to Casey Schnoor, Ariana Francois and Eliana Lopez on their selection to attend the 2014 HOBY NY East Leadership Seminar!  MORE>

Summer Jobs for Teens Apply now for Summer Jobs   

The Orange County Summer Youth Employment Program is now accepting applications from teens, ages 14-20, to work for five weeks in July and August. Teens can apply in person at the Port Jervis One Stop Career Centers in the Hunt Building at 123 Hunt Street or online. For more information, visit the OC Government Web Site: YOUTH EMPLOYMENT>

DECA DelDECA Deli is open for business   

DECA is now selling sandwich combos for everyone who stays for afterschool activities. Orders must be paid for at the DECA Store, 7–7:25 a.m. You can can pick up your order at the DECA Store from 2:06-2:30 p.m. or we'll deliver it!  Sandwiches are made to order. Combo prices are $5.50.

Excellence SeriesExcellence Series features grad  

Sydnie Leroy, '09, returned to Port Jervis to speak to academic achievers and all Raider athletes at the January Excellence Series Assembly.  MORE> 

PJHS Chain Reaction Day Chain Reaction gains momentum  

Snow and intense cold didn't stop the Friends of Rachel's Club from continuing its chain reaction of kindness and compassion at PJ High School.   MORE>

Honor RollFirst Marking Period Honor Roll  

Congratulations to all High School First Marking Period Honor Roll students!  HONOR ROLL>

Port Jervis High School Career FairCollege & Career Fair gives students competitive edge

The College & Career Fair brought representatives from over 120 schools colleges and careers from across the region to connect with students.  MORE >

PJHS Team Tennis Makings Strides Against Cancer

 Port Jervis Team Tennis, the JV cheerleaders & many faculty, staff, students & community members, raised over $5,500 for Making Strides Against Cancer Walk.  MORE >

Senior Halloween Costume Contest Winners! Seniors Lead Halloween Parade!

PJHS knows how to celebrate Halloween! Carrying on a 30-year tradition, the Class of 2014 & the band led the PJHS-ASK Halloween Parade. PHOTO GALLERY >

HS Band Member Spirit Week - We're Port Proud!

PJHS celebrated its school spirit  Oct. 7-12 as everyone rallied together to get ready for Homecoming Weekend - and the Erie Bell Game. MORE >

Dylan Little Dylan Little selected for All-National Honor Concert Band

Dylan Little was selected to perform with the 2013 All-National Honor Concert Band October 30 in Nashville.  MORE >

WalMart manager visits Career Achievement ClassWalMart manager visits Career Achievement class

Career Achievement students receive interviewing and career tips from WalMart store manager Rocco Fasulo. MORE >