Just a reminder that the first day of school is Wednesday, August 28, and Open House is Tuesday, August 27, from 3pm-5pm. This is an informal drop-in where students will get their schedules and meet the teachers. We are looking forward to seeing everyone!
The post that some of you may have seen earlier today about a mandatory sports parent meeting was meant for only the parents of MA athletes. All MJHS parent meetings will be held by the coaches before their first scheduled contest. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused.
Fall sports will be starting soon. Football and soccer practices start on Monday, August 19. Golf and Cross Country practices will start the week of September 2. Students must have all forms completed and returned prior to participating. Practice schedules may be found on our web-site by clicking on the "MENU" tab at the top of the page and then "ATHLETICS".
Football equipment will be issued on Tuesday, August 13, and Wednesday, August 14, from 2pm-4pm in the MJHS locker room. The first practice for football will be on Monday, August 19, from 8am-10am. All paperwork needs to be completed and returned prior to the first practice.
Due to summer maintenance, the MJHS office is inaccessible this week and possibly longer. We will not be able to answer phone calls, but please leave a voicemail and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Thank you and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Cayden Spencer Thompson has been named as the male Gatorade track and field Athlete of the year for 2019 season.
Due to the impending rain, today's championship softball game against Sebasticook has been postponed until tomorrow, Wednesday, June 12. The game will be played at MJHS with a 3:00pm start time.
Students who signed up to participate in a fall sport were given paperwork a few weeks ago. Some sports will start before the 2019-2020 school year. Please fill out and return all paperwork as soon as possible. If you have lost the paperwork, you can find the forms on our website by clicking on the Athletics icon and then the folder called Sports Paperwork. Feel free to contact the MJHS office with any questions.
Softball will have a home playoff game on Wednesday, June 5, against Warsaw Middle School. The game will start at 4:00pm. Good luck to the softball team and coaches!
Baseball will be going to Newport on Wednesday, June 5, for a playoff game against Sebasticook Valley Middle School. The bus will leave MJHS at 1:30pm and the game will start at 4:00pm. Good luck to the baseball team and coaches!
Just a reminder that the seventh and eighth grade last dance is this evening, May 31, from 7pm-9pm. Doors will open at 6:45pm. The cost is $2 per student. MJHS teachers and staff will also be serving dinner to any and all interested seventh and eighth graders from 5:30pm-6:30pm before the last dance. The menu will consist of pizza, chips, drinks, cookies and ice cream. There is no cost for the dinner. This is just for seventh and eighth grade students.
Baseball will have a home play-off game vs Warsaw on Saturday, June 1, at 1:00pm. If they win, they will play again on Wednesday, June 5, at 4:00pm at Sebasticook. Softball will have a bye for the first game. Softball will play at home on Wednesday, June 5 at 4:00pm against Central or Warsaw.
The B baseball and softball games scheduled at Dexter today, Friday, May 24, have been cancelled. There will be no baseball or softball practices today.
The MJHS softball game today at Howland will be played at the Rec field, the baseball team will play at the high school field
The B baseball and softball games on Friday, May 24, will be played AT Dexter. The bus will leave MJHS on Friday at 2:15pm. A revised game and practice schedule can be found under the Athletics icon.
The softball and baseball games originally scheduled for today, May 20th, at Howland will now be played on Wednesday, May 22nd, at 3:30. There are no practices today.
The track meet, baseball, and softball games originally scheduled for today, 5/20/19, have been cancelled. There are no sports practices today for MJHS. The track meet will be on Tuesday, 5/21. The baseball and softball games have not been rescheduled yet.
Eighth graders will be returning from the Kieve trip today, 5/15/19, before the end of the school day to allow them to ride regular busses and participate in the track meet, baseball, or softball games.
Track practice today, Tuesday, May 14, will be from 2:30pm-3:30pm at MJHS. Baseball and softball practices are cancelled for today.
The baseball and softball games at Medway today have been postponed until May 16. The bus will leave at 1:45pm with a 3:00pm start time. There will be no baseball and softball practice today. The B games originally scheduled on May 16 at Dover have been cancelled and will not be made up.
The baseball and softball games scheduled for today, Tuesday, May 7, at Dover have been postponed. The games will now be played on Saturday, May 11, at 1:00pm. The bus will leave MJHS at 11:15am.
The track meet scheduled for today, Tuesday, May 7, has been cancelled. There will be no make up day for this meet. There is also no track practice today.
Due to a scheduling conflict, the track meet at Hampden on Monday has been moved to Tuesday, May 7. The bus departure and meet start times will be the same. The track team will practice at MA on Monday and travel to Hampden on Tuesday.
The baseball and softball teams will leave a little earlier for their games at Millinocket today. The bus will leave MJHS at 2:30pm sharp. In hopes of getting the games in before the rain, we may start 15-20 minutes earlier.
Sports pictures will be taken on Thursday, May 23. Softball is at 2:00pm. Baseball will be at 2:15pm followed by Track at 2:30pm. Coaches will be giving athletes the picture order forms in the near future.
The baseball and softball games scheduled for today, April 25th, at MJHS have been postponed. They will be made up at Medway on Friday, May 10th, and we will play two 5 inning games. We will begin at 3:00. Softball and baseball teams will practice outside today 2:45-4:15.
Softball practice today, Wednesday, April 24, is for pitchers and catchers only from 3:30-4:30 in the MJHS gym.
Practices for today, Wednesday, April 24, have changed. Track will practice in the MJHS gym from 2:30-3:30. Track students may ride the late bus home. Softball will practice from 3:30-4:30 in the MJHS gym and the softball parent meeting is cancelled. Baseball will have an optional practice in the MA gym from 5:45-6:30.
The track meet at Brewer has been rescheduled on Thursday, 4/25.
The track meet at Brewer today, 4/23, has been cancelled. There is also no practice for track. We do not know yet if/when the meet will be rescheduled.
The baseball and softball "B" games at Lee today, 4/23, have been postponed. There will now be a double-header at MJHS vs. Lee on 5/29. Changes to today's practices: No softball practice. All baseball players have practice 6-7:30 at MA. The track meet is still on so far.
A reminder for track parents that track students will have practice at Mattanawcook Academy today from 2:30pm-4:30pm. Track students will ride a bus from MJHS to MA. Parents will need to pick up their athletes at MA at 4:30pm.
The home baseball/softball games scheduled for today against Howland have been postponed until May 15. Baseball pitchers and catchers will have practice from 2:45pm-4:15pm at MJHS. Softball will practice at MA from 6:00pm-7:30pm. A revised game and practice schedule may be found under the Athletics tab.
There are a couple changes to the practice schedule. You can find a revised copy on our website under the "Athletics" icon.
The track parent meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, April 11, after practice at 3:30pm, in the cafeteria.
The tryout/practice schedule has been revised. A new copy can be found by clicking on "Menu" and then "Athletics".
The Spring Sports schedule for Monday, April 1st is as follows: baseball (all players) 2:45-4:15 @ MJHS with a parent meeting at 4:15 in the library, softball (pitchers and catchers only) 4:15-5:45 @ MJHS, no track. Updated practice schedules will be available.
All MJHS after school activities and the wrestling meet scheduled for today, Tuesday, March 12, have been cancelled.
For the remainder of the downhill skiing season, there will only be one ski trip on Saturday’s. This Saturday the bus will leave from MJHS at 10:30am and return at 4:15pm.
Students in grades five through eight interested in participating in track AND students in grades six through eight interested in participating in baseball or softball, may sign up in the cafeteria. Please sign up by March 8.
A revised wrestling practice and meet schedule has been posted on our web-site. You can find it by clicking on "MENU" and then "ATHLETICS".
The wrestling practice and meet schedule can be found on our web-site by clicking on "MENU" and then "ATHLETICS".
The Boys’ A Team championship game will be played at the Ridge View Community School, 175 Fern Road Suite 3 in Dexter on Saturday, February 9th. The bus will be leaving at 11:30am on Saturday. Coach Libby is asking that players be at MJHS on Saturday by 11:15am. The game will start at 2:00pm. Thank you and good luck to the Boys’ A Team!
The boys’ A team will have practice on Friday, February 8th, from 2:45pm-4:15pm.
PLEASE READ AND MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!!!!!March 8th is going to be a student day instead of a workshop day.
Good luck to our MJHS mathletes today as we host our second meet of the year!
Wrestling practices start next Tuesday, February 5, from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Students who were given paperwork must have all forms completed and returned prior to participating. Practice schedules may be found on our web-site. Click on the "MENU" tab at the top of the page and then "ATHLETICS".
Downhill skiing will be starting soon. Students who were given paperwork need to return all forms prior to participating. A letter will be sent home sometime next week giving students and parents more information about the program.
The date has changed for the Girls' A Team quarter-final. The Girls’ A Team will be going to Warsaw Middle School, 167 School Street in Pittsfield on MONDAY, February 4, for their quarter-final match-up. The bus will be leaving at 1:45pm on MONDAY. The game will start at 4:00pm. Good luck to the Girls’ A Team!
The A team games vs Dover that were scheduled for today will be played tomorrow, Friday, January 25. A girls will play at 3:30 followed by A boys.
A few practices have changed for today, Wednesday, January 23. Boys B team practice is cancelled. Girls A team will practice from 3:45-4:45. Cheering will have practice from 4:15-6:00. Girls B will still have practice from 2:45-3:45 and boys A will still practice from 4:45-5:45.
The Unified basketball game at MA scheduled for today, January 23, has been postponed.
The Mattanawcook Academy Unified Basketball Team will hold their first home game of the season today, Wednesday, January 23. The game will start at 3:30pm in the MA gymnasium. They will be hosting the Old Town Coyotes. Today's admission will be donated to the Penobscot Valley Humane society. They are also collecting items to donate to the animal shelter. Feel free to bring something to donate. Please come out and support these very talented athletes.
Cheering pictures were rescheduled and will be today, Tuesday, January 22, at the beginning of their practice. Cheerleaders need to bring their uniforms with them to practice today. Practice is from 6pm-8pm.
There seems to be a little confusion about the basketball game orders for today, Tuesday, January 22. B girls play first, at HOME, followed by the B boys. A boys play first at Central followed by the A girls.
A reminder that cheerleaders will have practice today, Friday, January 18, at Mattanawcook Academy from 5:30pm-7:30pm in the cafeteria.
Students in grades five through eight that are interested in wrestling may sign up in the cafeteria by January 25. If a student is missing or needs updated sports paperwork, we will be sending it home the last week of January.
The downhill ski program will be starting soon. Students in grades four through eight that are interested in participating in the downhill ski program may sign up in the cafeteria. We ask that students please sign up by January 25.
A reminder that our Winter Concert is next Thursday, January 17 at 6:30 pm. Sixth Grade Chorus and White Band will be performing as well as 7th & 8th Grade Chorus and Blue Band. Dress is all black. We look forward to seeing you there!
Grades six, seven and eight will be going outside for physical education classes until further notice. Grade six students will be snow shoeing. Students in grades seven and eight will be skiing. Students should come prepared and dressed for weather conditions.
All students will be dismissed today, Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at 1:30pm due to weather conditions.
The MJHS robotics competition has been rescheduled to tomorrow, January 10th at 3:00pm in the MJHS cafeteria.
All after school activities have been cancelled today, Wednesday, January 9.
The B games at Medway will not be rescheduled. However, both the A and B teams will have an additional game on January 22. A teams will go to Central and B teams will play Central at home. Updated practice and game schedules may be found on our website by clicking on "Menu" at the top right and then clicking on the word "ATHLETICS".
All after school activities are cancelled for today, Tuesday, January 8. This also includes the B basketball games at Medway. We will let you know as soon as a new date is scheduled.
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