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Summer Reading ListThe PJMS Summer Reading List is Now Available

Research has shown that students who read over the summer return to school more successful than theirs peers who do not read. Take advantage of our summer reading list with grade appropriate texts. SUMMER READING LIST>

 Project Discovery Volunteers Middle School Student Volunteer at Project Discovery

Mr. Avdoyan and his class have been volunteering time with the Easter Seals Outreach Program, helping to provide food and clothing for up to 500 individuals each month during the Outreach.  MORE>

MyLocker - Costum Port Jervis Raider Apparel Official Raider Apparel Shop is Online  

You can now order customized Port Jervis t-shirts, sweatshirts & more from the new official online Raider Apparel Shop. Simply click the MyLocker-Port Jervis Icon on this page or the following link:  RAIDER SHOP>

Honor RollSecond Marking Period Honor Roll  

Congratulations to Middle School Second Marking Period Honor Roll students!  HONOR ROLL>

Middle School January Students of the Month January Students of the Month 

Congratulations to the 7th & 8th Grade Students of the Month. Photos of both groups & the list of names are posted on our Students of the Month Page. MORE>  

Modified Basketball Team Basketball players help needy  

Port Jervis basketball players helped grow, harvest & donate over 350 pounds of potatoes to local families.  MORE>  

No Cell Phones Useage in School School is a No Cell Phone Zone  

The Middle School is sending a letter home to parents today reminding everyone that students cannot use cell phones or other electronic devices during the school day.  COPY OF LETTER>  

Yearbook Parents: Yearbook ads are on sale

The yearbook is selling personal ads. Parents this is your chance to tell your child how proud you are of them or wish them luck next year! ORDER FORM>  

Middle School students present toys they made to St. Mary's Church.Tech classes build games for Toy Drives

Technology teacher Dave Gibaldi & student "elves" played Santa by building over 180 games for local Holiday Toy Drives.   PHOTO GALLERY>

Port Penguin FlagPort Penguin Flag Flies in Antarctica

The Port Penguin Flag, designed by seventh grade students, flew for two days at the Adelie Penguin breeding colony in Antarctica.  MORE>

PJMS students participate in Broadway theatre workshop.MS students experience Broadway

The Middle School Band, Chorus and Drama Club members traveled to New York City to see Cinderella on Broadway & participate in a professional theatre workshop!  MORE>

Academic Intervention ServicesAcademic assistance available

Academic Intervention Services are available to students needing assistance. Letters with details about the program have been sent to parents of students who would benefit from the additional academic support. Copies of the letters are posted online on the new Parents' Mail Box Web Page.  MORE>

Middle School students mix it up at lunch. MS mixes it up at lunch 

MS students participated in the national tolerance program “Mix It Up” for lunch day. The program encourages students to get to know classmates outside of their social group.   MORE>  

Middle School celebrates Halloween.Students celebrate Bully Free Week 

PJMS enjoyed a fun-filled week leading up to Halloween. Bully Busters hosted a Bully-Free Week where students wore different outfits each day to promote the Anti-Bullying theme. PHOTO GALLERY >

Seventh graders show support for Malala We are Malala!!

The seventh grade class showed its support - via Facebook - for 16-year-old Noble Peace Award nominee Malala Yousafzai. MORE >

Grade 7 Black Team Scarecrow. Middle School groups enter Fall Festival Scarecrow Contest

 Three student groups demonstrated their creativity in the junior division of the Fall Festival Scarecrow Contest.

Erase HateBullies Beware: The Bully Busters are recruiting members!

The Bully Busters Club is motivating students to be accepting of the diversity of their peers and to help students who are victims of bullying.  MORE >

Parent helping student with homework. Middle School Parent Guide

The Parent Handbook is a handy guide with answers to frequently asked questions about school procedures & policies.  MORE >