• 05/23/2019 Announcements

     

    STUDENT SERVICES

     

    ATTENTION RISING 10th GRADERS

    Interested in applying to the AVID program for next year? Come get application assistance today May 21st in the cafeteria during all three lunches from the Emily K Center. Representatives will be waiting to answer your questions and review your applications. Applications are due Friday May 24.

     

    The Duke Ophthalmic Technician Program, sponsored by Duke University School of Medicine, is an affordable 51-week accelerated certificate program. High school graduates interested in an allied health career are encouraged to apply. Program benefits consist of certificate from Duke University School of Medicine, clinic rotations after 3 months of class time, hands on experience in a fast-paced environment at a top ranked eye center, outstanding career advancement opportunities, more than 90% of our graduates placed within one month of graduation. See your school counselor for an application.

     

    Whole Scholars Development Program: A nonprofit enrichment program that provides high school students the skills necessary to succeed in academics and life. With a STEM focus, the program will introduce the concepts needed to go into a technology career as well as prepare students to obtain technology certifications.   There will be a whole scholar development program June 22nd-August 10th at Neal Middle School. Saturdays 9am-12pm, Tuesdays 6pm-8pm. Scholarships are available, so apply online today! www.wholescholarsdevelopment.org.

     

    SUSO-NC SUMMER CAMP: Girl SpeakOut is a youth program offered during the summer and afterschool during the school year. The purpose of Girl SpeakOut is to motivate and empower young girls in personal development through the utilization of the arts. Registration closes today. The day camp is free and is open to girls age 10-18. The start date is June 15th. Link to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1a5zJwebgJyHnuvTIdzsDMeKt6C1zQbuyRs29FuQ3Aek/edit

     

    STEM in the Park: Seeking AmeriCorps VISTA leaders to transform Research Triangle Park into a STEM outreach showcase, and to help achieve our mission to give underserved students access to STEM. The following positions start on July 8th, 2019. Applications are open until May 24th. Visit the Student Services website for more information.

     

    MEETINGS AND NEWS

    Calling all those interested in learning more about natural hair care!

    Come out this Thursday at 4:30pm  in the media center for the Black Student Union's Natural Hair Care Presentation led by Nick Brown.

    Hello Fellow Falcons:  If you love an all beef hot dog, chips, and a drink and you have 4 Falcon Feathers, then please listen up!!!  On Tuesday, May 28 tickets will be sold for this Hot Dog - We Made It Snack!!!  Before school (in the main lobby) and during all 3 lunches (in the cafeteria), use 4 Falcon Feathers to purchase a ticket to receive your snack, later in the day, before you leave school.  Only 300 tickets will be sold!!! 

     

    Wellness Club will be hosting a Yoga session after school today, from 4-5pm in the Dance room. Join us for some relaxing stretches- beginners welcome! 

     

     “All students and faculty are invited to close out the semester with the Jordan band program as they present a unique two-night event called, ‘Light and Darkness.’  The Light performance will take place on Tuesday, May 21st at 6:30pm and the Darkness performance will take place today at 6:30pm – both in the JHS Auditorium.  Audience members afraid of the dark or sensitive to flashing lights should use discretion if attending.”

     

    Attention French Honor Society members!! The deadline to pay your fees is quickly approaching – please pay your initiation dues or for your graduation cord if you are a senior as soon as possible!!  Questions? Please come see Madame Harrison.

    Registration for the summer Driver’s Education classes at Jordan is now open.  There are two classes this summer: Monday, June 17th through Thursday, June 27th  and Monday, July 22nd through Thursday, August 1st.  Both classes will meet in the school’s cafeteria from 8:00 to 12:00 each morning.  Students must register for the summer Driver Education lottery online through the Durham Public Schools Driver Education webpage.  Registration closes Sunday, May 19th.

     

     

    ATHLETIC NEWS

     

    There will be a ladies golf interest meeting today at 4:05 in Student Services.  Please see coach Nowak if you will not be able to attend.

     

    Cheerleading interest meeting for 2019 will be on

    Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019

                        Time: 6:00pm

                        Place: JHS Library

     

     

    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

     

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