• 03/22/2019 Announcements

     

    STUDENT SERVICES

     

    The make-up date for the ACT is Tuesday, April 2nd at 9:00 in room 216?

     

    Course Registration-Course registration sheets are due in Student Services.  Students must also register online.

     

    The Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL) will be held at North Carolina A&T State University on June 9 – 14, 2019.   The IFAL application and program information can be found at the following link:

    http://www.ncfb.org/Programs/InstituteforFutureAgriculturalLeaders.aspx.

    Return applications to respective County Farm Bureau Office by March 30, 2019.   

     

    James Madison University is headed to North Carolina March 31 to talk to students about their university.  To register to attend the  reception visit www.jmu.edu/admissions/reception

     

    Visit NC State Veterinary Medicine for a day filled with animal friends, fun, and interesting information. Open House is scheduled for March 30 from 9AM – 3PM. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.  For more visit  https://cvm.ncsu.edu/open-house/   

     

    Durham Volkswagen Scholars Program: Opportunity to receive a $1,000 scholarship program to a deserving young person in the greater Raleigh/Durham area to assist with tuition, books, and/or living expenses for his/her freshman year at college. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2019. Website link:  https://www.durhamvw.com/scholarship-application/

     

    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Scholarship-High school seniors, male or female with an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher are invited to apply for the Alpha Kappa Alpha academic scholarship.  See your school counselor or Mr. Choi for an application.  Applications are also placed on the scholarship wall outside of Student Services.  The application deadline is March 31st.

     

    The NC State College of Textiles is excited to announce a training program for North Carolina junior and senior high school students. The Junior Green Belt Certification Academy is an introduction to Lean Six Sigma, a continuous process improvement program that incorporates the efficiency tools found in Lean Manufacturing. For more details about the Academy, please visit: Junior Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Academy.  Deadline to apply-April 1.

     

    Presbyterian College Fellows Award-Presbyterian College is seeking nominations of high school juniors to become a PC Fellows. PC Fellows are eligible for $1,000 per year for four years in scholarships upon acceptance to Presbyterian College. In addition, PC Fellows will be considered for other academic scholarships ranging from $6,000 to $23,000. Nominations are due by April 1, 2019. Interested students must meet with their counselor.


    Visit the Student Services section of the Jordan website, see your school counselor, or schedule an appointment with Mr. Choi for more details as well as additional Student Services announcements.

     

     

     

     

    UNC Chapel Hill Summer Bridge Program

    Seniors that have been admitted to the 2019-2020 Freshman class at UNC Chapel Hill are encouraged to apply to the Summer Bridge program. As a participant, you will have the opportunity to earn as many as six (6) credit hours towards graduation.  To access application for the 2019 Summer Bridge Program click here. Deadline to apply is April 15th. Please email Ms. Victoria Chavis at evchavis@live.unc.edu with questions.

     

    Vet Camp 2019: The University of Georgia houses up to 52 10th grade, 11th grade, and 12th  grade high school students interested in the veterinary profession on UGA’s campus June 16th-June 22nd . Students will be involved in various activities aimed at evaluating their skills and competitiveness as future veterinarians, providing mentorship and helping them experience veterinary medicine as an exciting career path. Application Deadline-Friday, April 5, 2019 at 5:00pm. For more information, visit: https://cals.ncsu.edu/vetpac/vetcamp/.

     

    College and Career Promise Durham Tech Information Sessions-If you would like to attend Durham Tech under Dual Enrollment, you have to attend a Durham Tech information session.  The last date is 

    April 8

    See Mr. Clark or your school counselor for more details.

     

    2019 NCSU Summer Programs: Apply by April 15th

    • Native Education Forum:   A six-day residential program for rising juniors and seniors who have a strong interest and appreciation for the Native American/American Indian culture.  To be considered, students should be a rising 11th or 12th grade student that identifies as Native American/American Indian or is interested in American Indian culture
    • Emerging Scholars Academy: A six-day residential program for rising high school juniors who identify as African American or is interested in African American culture and topics.  To be considered, students should be a rising 11th grade student with a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher OR in the top 10% of the class. Visit the ESA website to learn more.
    • Camp Camino:  A four-day residential program for rising high school juniors and seniors with a strong interest in Hispanic/Latinx culture. This program will provide you the opportunity to learn about higher education while reinforcing cultural identity and community ties.  To be considered, students should be a rising 11th or 12th grade student that identifies as Hispanic/Latinx or has an interest in Hispanic/Latinx Culture and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher and be interested in pursuing higher education.  Visit the Caminos website to learn more.

     

    Summer Bridge-Seniors that have been admitted to the 2019-2020 Freshman class at UNC Chapel Hill are encouraged to apply to the Summer Bridge program. As a participant, you will have the opportunity to develop as a student, academically and socially, and earn as many as six (6) credit hours towards graduation.  Students who wish to be considered for the program must be North Carolina residents.  To access application for the 2019 Summer Bridge Program click here. Deadline to apply is April 15th. Please email Ms. Victoria Chavis at evchavis@live.unc.edu with questions.
     

    Cooperative Leadership Camp 2019: Offered June 17th-21st 2019,CCNC provides up to 70 teens a five day overnight camp experience to learn about cooperatives. During camp teens organize and run a worker/owner tee shirt cooperative. Students applying must a rising high school sophomore, junior, or senior, have at least one letter of recommendation from a sponsor or school staff. CCNC provides a bus to transport students to White Lake, NC. Applications can be s ent to either the student’s cooperative, Credit Union or CCNC at: PO BOX 10426 Raleigh, NC 27605. Visit CCNC.COOP for more info. Application deadline-June 10th.

     

    NC State Language Diversity Summer Enrichment Program - This program will be held on N.C. State's campus from Monday, July 23rd to Friday, July 27th from 10AM to 2PM. This is a week-long educational program designed to explore language and dialect diversity in English. In addition to classroom instruction, students will also participate in fun games, collaborative activities, and a special film screening. The program will serve as a great addition to students' college and job applications/resumes. If students are interested in participating, they should complete the interest form before June 15th at 5 p.m. There is no cost to attend the program.

     

     UA Early College: The University of Alabama’s UA Early College allows students to earn credit while you are still in high school. UA early college allows students to earn up to 30 credit hours online or on the University of Alabama campus. The online option offers online courses during the fall, spring, and summer terms. For information about tuition and scholarships visit: earlycollege@ua.edu.

     

    WashU Architecture, Art, and Design Pre-College Programs: The Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts offers top-ranking programs within a world-renowned academic and research institution. Students will attend lectures from WashU faculty and professionals, participate in workshops on portfolio preparation and college admissions, learn new tools and techniques, present work in a public exhibition, and earn college credit. To apply visit: www.samfoxschool.wustl.edu/precollege.

     

    Red Hat Shelton Challenge: A six-day summer experience for rising 9th-12th grade students focusing on Leadership Traits. Students will have the opportunity to complete a service project, experience a high and low ropes course, coordinate events for their fellow camps, and build a network of fellow youth leaders from around the country. For the online application visit: www.sheltonleadership.ncsu.edu.

     

    Oxbridge Academic Summer Programs: For students aged 13-18, Oxbridge academic programs one, two, and four-week program options in Oxford, Cambridge, Los Angeles, Boston, and New York. Students will have the opportunity to challenge themselves academically in subject areas such as Art History, Literature, Politics, Medicine, Law, Business, etc. The programs in Barcelona and Paris offer intensive Spanish and French language classes at all levels. For more information visit: info@oxbridgeprograms.com.

     

    March2Success Test Prep: March2Success is a free interactive online test preparation system that provides cutting-edge assessment software and education content in an easy-to-use, self-paced format for state assessment testing, SAT and ACT practice and preparation. Learn more at www.march2success.com.

     

    Game Plan College:  The Emily K Center is offering FREE, one-stop-shop information about how to plan, prepare and be accepted into 4-year and 2-year colleges.  Students participate in interactive workshops and individualized one-on-one advising services lead by Emily K staff and supported by the program’s teen advisors. Interested students can drop-in during posted office hours.  For more information, contact Geanine Thompson at 919.680.0308.

     

    Scholarships to study abroad in Germany: The U.S. State Department funded Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX) is for motivated high school students who want to fully immerse themselves in German culture by living with a host family and attending a local high school. This includes placement with a carefully selected German host family, admission to a German high school, pre-departure training in the U.S. and orientation programs in Germany, meetings with government officials, cultural excursions to the German Bundestag and select German cities, and supplementary language lessons upon arrival in Germany. To apply visit: www.usagermanyscholarship.org.

     

    MEETINGS AND NEWS

    Jordan’s 1st annual Powderpuff football game will be on April 26th at 7 pm! Spectator tickets will be $2. The player signup form is now available in the main office and on the Jordan SGA instagram. Both forms are due by April 5th. Spots are first come, first serve so sign up fast!

     

    “Applications for rising juniors and seniors have been distributed through 2A to all students with an unweighted GPA of 3.0. These applications must be completed and returned to Ms Burke in Room 410 by this Friday March 22 at 4:00pm in order to be considered for next year's National Honors Society. No late applications will be accepted. Additional copies of the application are available on Ms. Burke's website, which can be accessed from the staff directory on the Jordan website.”

     

    Student Services is sponsoring a t-shirt design contest. Put your design skills to the test. Flyers are available outside of Ms. Zincone’s art room, number 10 near the weight room. Designs are due April 15.

     

    Make-up Cap &Gown and Grad Product delivery day Tuesday May 7th during all lunch periods in the Front Lobby.

     

    If you are a Junior or Senior in need of a prom dress or accessories, please see your school counselor for more information about Cinderella’s closet by April 1st.

     

    ATHLETIC NEWS

     

    Women of Jordan are you interested in staying fit and running with a group? Join the Jordan Women’s Distance Project to learn about running, being fit, getting and staying healthy! The JHS Women’s Distance Project will be a stress free environment to get active run with friends and participate in running events for fun and charity! Come meet other people who are interested in running and join us for morning runs and chats in room 201 on Thursdays at 8:15!

     

    SAT TEST DATES

     

     

    2018-19 SAT TEST DATE

    REGISTRATION DATE

    SCORES BACK DATE**

    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    May 3, 2018

    July 11, 2018

    Saturday, August 25, 2018

    July 27, 2018

    September 7, 2018

    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    September 7, 2018

    October 19, 2018

    Saturday, November 3, 2018

    October 5, 2018

    November 16, 2018

    Saturday, December 1, 2018

    November 2, 2018

    December 14, 2018

    Saturday, March 9, 2019

    February 8, 2019

    March 22, 2019

    Saturday, May 4, 2019

    April 5, 2019

    May 17, 2019

    Saturday, June 1, 2019

    May 3, 2019

    July 10, 2019

     

    ACT TEST DATES

     

    2018-19 ACT TEST DATE

    REG ISTRATION DATE

    SCORES BACK DATE

    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    May 4, 2018

    June 19 - August 3, 2018

    Saturday, July 14, 2018**

    June 15, 2018

    July 24 - August 27, 2018

    Saturday, September 8, 2018

    August 10, 2018

    TBD

    Saturday, October 27, 2018

    September 28, 2018

    TBD

    Saturday, December 8, 2018

    November 2, 2018

    TBD

    Saturday, February 9, 2019*

    January 11, 2019

    TBD

    Saturday, April 13, 2019

    March 8, 2019

    TBD

    Saturday, June 8, 2019

    May 3, 2019

    TBD

    Saturday, July 13, 2019**

    June 14, 2019

    TBD