Our Mission: To believe, inspire, and ensure success for all.

Our Vision: To become a school where students feel safe, inspired, and challenged academically at such a high level that other schools are empowered by what we do.

*REMINDER* - School Starts at 8:10

6th Grade Parent Survey

Important Announcements

MJHS girls track tryouts will be next week!

Tuesday, March 19- 8th grade NOT playing volleyball 3-4:30

Wednesday, March 20 - 7th grade NOT playing volleyball 3-4:30

Lady Trojans Volleyball win Regionals!

State tournament will be Saturday, April 23rd in Pickneyville. We play the first game at 10am against Hamilton County.

Our Scholar Bowl competed today in the SIJHSSBA Spring Tournament in Marion. There were 32 teams from throughout Southern Illinois. We defeated Carbondale in the Semi-finals and lost to Murphysboro In the Finals. Our final record was 14-2. It is our second year in a row of finishing 2nd. So proud of these students!

Trojans take the regional championship over Marion!

They play first round of state tournament on February 9th at 10:45 at Rend Lake College.

Lady Trojans win State Championship!

We are so proud of you!

Next MJHS Dance - April 26th 6:30 - 9:00 -Admission $6

2019 8th Grade Graduation is May 16th @7pm in the MCHS gym - Doors open at 6pm.

Graduation Pictures will be on April 17th beginning at 8:30am. Students should come dressed up for these pictures. Every student will have their picture taken with the group. Individual pictures will also be taken and you can order at a later time on-line. We will also send home order forms prior to this date.

Link to join Remind for 2019 8th grade graduation After clicking the link, just hit join. :)

MJHS House meeting dates:

April 15th

May 6th

All students are required to stay for these meetings.

MJHS House System

We have 6 houses at MJHS. Each house represents one of our core values.

What is Homeroom?

Please click here for information about our HOMEROOM period at the end of the day.

For the current homeroom list click here.

Get updates from MJHS with Remind for the 2018-2019 School Year

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TEXT the Principal!

If you would like to communicate with the principal regarding bullying at MJHS, just text from any phone to lhayes@massac.org. The principal will NOT know who you are unless you state your name. You can remain anonymous!

IAR- Illinois Assessment for Readiness

All students will take this assessment. 7th Grade will test March 19th, 20th, and 21st. 8th Grade will test March 26th, 27th, and 28th. Please do not schedule appointments during these times. Thanks!

Information Letter about the IAR

Monitor your students academic progress by checking their grades online. Parent login information was sent home in the first few weeks of school.

If you need your information, contact the school office at 524-2645.

Our Vision: To become a school where students feel safe, inspired, and challenged academically at such a high level that other schools are empowered by what we do.

Our Values:

MJHS Core Values: Our values serve as a compass for our actions and describe how we behave.

Camaraderie: Mutual trust and respect among staff and students.

Collaboration: Work together to be highly effective and efficient.

Inspiration: Be mentally stimulated and creative.

Innovation: Encourage new ideas and persevere.

Continuous Improvement: Always look for ways to improve all aspects of what we do.

Passionate: Committed in heart and mind.


3028 Old Marion Rd. Metropolis IL, 62960


(618) 524-2645


(618) 524-2765


Laura Hayes


Robin Hunt