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Outdoor Adventure Class In Action

Coach Bowen’s Outdoor Adventure class has been working on a unit called Trapping and they have several live traps on the two creeks behind the stadium.  They recently caught several raccoons and an opossum.

By |January 15th, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

Art Students Use Their Talents to Help Out at Wallace

Thank you to the Art II students who helped complete the P.E. Wallace Choir Mural for Mrs. Swiger:

Wendy Alarcon, Amy Vazquez, Camila Serrano, Norma Delgado, Oscar Olea, Alan Garcia, Xitlali Rivas, Alison Majors and Troy Gallardo

By |January 15th, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

MPJH 8th Grade Boys Win Basketball Tournament

By Coach Washington

Before or after they are fun and friendly, but once the clock starts ticking, the basketball starts flying, the opponent starts chirping, and they become a ferocious and relentless force. You have to see it to believe it and it amazes me every time. I cherish every second watching them hustle and work!

1st […]

By |January 15th, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

MPJH Lady Tigers Successful at Basketball Tournament

Congratulations to our 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams and their coaches! The 7th grade A team won 1st place and the 8th grade won 2nd place in the Mt. Vernon Tournament this weekend.  Go Tigers!

By |January 15th, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

Art Students Work on Portraits

Mrs. Lugo’s Art I students have been working on portraits in class.

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MPJH Presents One Act Play

The Mount Pleasant Junior High School Theatre Department presented their One Act Play, “House at Pooh Corner,” at the Junior High One Act Play competition in Sulphur Springs on December 7.  Madeline Simmons was named to the All-Star Cast and Clayton Miller was named Honorable Mention All-Star Cast.  Ava Bliss was awarded All-Star Crew member.

In […]

By |January 9th, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

Art II Students Study Watercolor Techniques

Mrs. Lugo’s Art II students did a study based on Georgia O’Keeffe and her watercolor techniques.  They then had to choose a painting and reproduce it in her style.

By |December 14th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

MPJH Educator Named Outdoor Adventure Teacher of the Year

by Tracy Farr
Mount Pleasant Tribune

I went to Mount Pleasant Junior High the other morning, hoping to talk to Coach Van Bowen, but when I knocked on his classroom door, it was locked and he and his students were nowhere to be found.

Later, I learned that the last place you should ever look for Bowen is […]

By |December 14th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Students Learn about Force & Plate Tectonics

Mrs. Fitch’s 8th grade science class learning about Force and Plate Tectonics through hands on activities!

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MPJHS Students Inducted into NJHS

Seventy-six Mount Pleasant Junior High School seventh and eighth grade students are now members of the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) following the official induction ceremony Tuesday night, November 13. Thirty-one students became members of the Magna Cum chapter of the NJHS. They join the forty-five returning eighth grade members NJHS President Samantha McClenan and […]

By |November 14th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments