Come and get your sports physical! Get it done now so that you’re all set for sports participation for next year, and don’t have to worry about it the day before practice officially starts!

This event open to all incoming 7th-12th graders for
the 2016-2017 academic year.

Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Time: 3:00-6:00 pm

Location: JAHS (use back gym entrance)

Cost: $10 (cash or check)

Get your physical form from the OHSAA website’s
Sports Medicine page at

Congratulations!  Jonathan Alder Junior High School is honored to have been awarded a 2014 SOAR Award for High Progress!  To be a recipient of a 2014 SOAR Award for high progress, Jonathan Alder Junior High was among the top participating SOAR schools, based on the 2014 annual school composite analysis.

Congratulations and special thanks to the JAJH students, parents, teachers and community members for your continued support in helping achieve gains with our students each and every day.


Washington DC Trip Information

An information packet was sent home with every 8th grade student.  The trip is scheduled for May 31- June 3 2016. Questions can be directed to

Please see the important dates below....

May 3rd - AIR test - 8th Science 
MAY 12 - Combined Band and Choir High School Spring Concert 7:00 p..m.


Important information from the nurse:               


One dose of TDAP (tetanus, diphtheria, and acelluar perussis, adolescent and adult formulation) or TD (tetanus, and diphtheria, adult) vaccine was required prior to entry into Seventh grade. This dose is intended to be administered as booster dose for those students who have completed the required doses of the initial series of the Dtap/DT/Td vaccine. If your child already meets this requirement, please send the date and record in as soon as possible. This booster must be given by the first day of seventh grade or your child could be excluded from school. Please check with your physician or the local health department (740-852-3065) to verify your child’s immunization status or to schedule an appointment for the booster. Thank you so much for your cooperation. Any questions or concerns may be addressed to me the District Nurse, 


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