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IDOE Recognizes JHS As a School of Promising Practice

Jeffersonville High School has been recognized by the Indiana Department of Education as a school of Promising Practice in the area of College & Career Readiness and Work Ethic Certification. Jeffersonville High School’s Promising Practice is one of 200 education or wrap-around service programs to be recognized by the Department in honor of Indiana’s bicentennial celebration. Identified programs, like Jeffersonville …

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JHS Art Student Earns National Recognition in 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition

The JHS Art Department is pleased to announce Kylie Bercot has earned national recognition in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards of 2016. Kylie was nominated for an American Vision Award and received a National Silver Medal for her jewelry pieces.  Herein Lies Wilbur the Bat is the name of the jewelry set created by Kylie and was made with copper, resin, …

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PRIDE Drawing on Friday For Tickets to Louisville Bats Game

Attention baseball fans: For one yellow ticket, students can get a chance on winning a set of 4 tickets to a Bats game at Slugger Field.  We are giving away two sets of tickets.  One set is for Thursday, April 21 and the other is for Saturday, April 30.  That’s right, only one yellow ticket is all you need to …

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4th Quarter PRIDE Announcements

PRIDE and PBIS Announcements The PRIDE Store will reopen on Wednesday, April 13. Stop by and purchase a cookie gram for someone at JHS.  Maybe a friend, a teacher, a custodian, or a random somebody that never smiles would appreciate that cookie gram so buy one and make someone’s day! The Quarterly Drawing will be dedicated to the prom.  With 5 …

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JHS Student Wins Medalist Trophy in Floyd Central Golf Invitational

Congratulations to JHS Sophomore, Jay Williams for winning the Medalist Trophy in the Floyd Central Golf Invitational held over the weekend. Jay shot the lowest score of all 13 teams in attendance by carding a 76. This is the first time Jay has won this award. In addition to this prestigious award, the JHS Golf Team finished 8th  in the Invitational. …

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JHS Theatre Receives Large Donation From Jeffersonville City Council

Thank you to the Jeffersonville City Council for donating $10,000 to support the Jeffersonville High School Theatre Department and their participation in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. The Council also agreed to fund an additional $20,000 by matching donations to the department of $5,000 or greater.  To make a donation, please visit the JHS Theatre Fringe Festival Page …

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JHS Student Reporters Earn High Honors in First Amendment Symposium Contest

JHS student newspaper, The Hyphen had two finalists in the First Amendment Symposium Overall Reporting Contest, which was held on March 15 in Indianapolis. Junior Phillip Steinmetz placed second, while Senior Dylan Thompson earned an Honorable Mention.  Both students earned these awards for their work covering JHS Athletics. Congratulations to these two young reporters, as well as the entire Hyphen staff …

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Popular Online Magazine Highlights JHS Sports Performance in Recent Publication

Bigger, Faster, Stronger is an online resource used by many coaches and athletes around the world. Their website and facility is known for producing coaching videos, books, equipment, seminars, interviews, and many other helpful tools used by and for athletic coaches and top athletes.  The article published in the March 2016 publication of Bigger, Faster Stronger was written by JHS …

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Jeffersonville Fire Department & JHS Career Exploration Class

JHS’s Career Explortation Class wrapped up their time with the Jeffersonville Fire Department with a luncheon at Station 2 with food provided by McDonalds. JHS students spent time over several weeks with firefighters at the station learning soft skills.

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Help JHS Key Club Reach Their Pasta For Pennies Fundraising Goal

Please join the JHS Key Club and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Student Series campaign by donating to Pasta for Pennies.  Pasta for Pennies is a fundraiser to help fund treatments and other therapies used to help save the lives of blood cancer patients.  Anyone can help by clicking Here, and giving a donation.  The Key Club will continue to …

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