War Cry

  • May 26Last day of 2020 school year May 29
  • April 30JHS seniors' last day is May 15
  • April 24JHS virtual graduation ceremony will be held on June 1 at 8 p.m.
  • April 17Florida students to continue distance learning through the end of the school year
  • April 15Palm Beach County School District announces virtual graduation ceremonies to begin late May
  • April 102020 yearbooks will be published and are on sale for $100 at www.yearbookordercenter.com
  • April 9JHS prom rescheduled for June 26 at Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place
  • April 92020 graduation ceremonies cancelled at South Florida Fairgrounds

Jupiter High’s band marches on

Madeline Lea leads the Spirit of Jupiter band at a home football game on Nov. 1.

Story by: Peyton Weiss

May 21, 2020

Although the COVID-19 pandemic has kept students off campus, Jupiter High’s award-winning band, the Spirit of Jupiter, is still making efforts to practice through quarantine, in addition to completing assignments on music theory.  “The music theory packets are really long and extensive, but t...

Jupiter High’s SGA honors class of 2020 with video

Jupiter High’s SGA honors class of 2020 with video

Story by: Gianna Blefary

May 1, 2020

Jupiter High School’s Student Government Association created a video montage starring JHS faculty and staff to honor graduating seniors. Teachers and staff each held up a sign with a word or phrase that together created a heartfelt message to the class of 2020. “Several teachers were talking in a group ...

JHS raises mental health awareness

Michael and Tammy DeLeonardo, JHS faculty members, present a video lesson on mental health that was available to students via Google Classroom on May 1.

Story by: Nicole Christie

May 1, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, mental health is more important than ever. Jupiter High School conducted a seven-lesson series on mental health beginning April 23. The virtual lessons were presented in Google Classroom, and if students wanted follow-up with school personnel regarding the topic of...

JHS teacher and her family make masks to help Jupiter community

JHS teacher and her family make masks to help Jupiter community

Story by: Katie Hiebert, Features Editor

April 30, 2020

Glenda Sidman, a French teacher at Jupiter High, is working with her husband, Kevin Sidman, to make and sell masks to help protect JHS faculty and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Mr. Sidman has always had a talent for creativity. He owns his own company, Sidman Canvases, where he designs all types o...

Jupiter High keeps up school spirit during COVID-19 crisis

JHS Athletic Director Kim Jalm's post on April 20, participating in the school's

Story by: Angelina Ginossi and Savannah Woods

April 20, 2020

With hopes of staying positive during the Covid-19 pandemic, Jupiter High students and faculty have been participating in “spirit” and “survival” weeks.  John Day, AP Literature teacher and Activities Director, spearheaded the weeks by getting word to the JHS One Tribe family about the theme ...

Make online learning a success

Make online learning a success

Story by: Angelina Ginossi

April 9, 2020

With the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Palm Beach County School District closed its doors and canceled in-person classes on March 13.  Jupiter High students, along with the rest of the county, began distance learning on March 31. Schools distributed laptops and Chromebooks, set up onlin...

Jupiter High sophomore creates student app

Jupiter High sophomore creates student app

Story by: KC Barnes

February 19, 2020

Jupiter High sophomore Seth Goldin created the app SwiftGrade for students to access the SIS gateway from their home screen. SwiftGrade was approved by the Palm Beach County School District on Feb. 18 and has already collected over 2,000 active users. “SwiftGrade is a mobile application that allows students to ch...

Not your ordinary Day

John Day pretending to be dead surrounded by his third hour AP Literature students who he asked to wear black.

Story by: Lindsey Fine, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2020

AP Literature teacher John Day and his students celebrated “death day” on Feb. 13.  The class celebrated this morbid-sounding event because last year on Feb. 13, Day had a heart attack. While he was at the hospital his heart stopped for 15 sec. meaning he was technically dead.  “To me it...

Project Graduation

Logo from the project graduation website

Story by: Addy Kondik

February 12, 2020

APRIL 9 UPDATE - Project Graduation has been postponed. Updates will be posted here or on www.jupiterhighschool.org.   Project Graduation will be held on May 19 after the class of 2020 graduates. Project Grad is an alcohol-and-drug-free party that has been held on the night of graduation for the past 30 ye...

Project graduation annual chicken dinner fundraiser going on now

Project  graduation annual chicken dinner fundraiser going on now

Story by: Addy Kondik

February 11, 2020

On Feb. 23, the project graduation committee is hosting their annual chicken dinner fundraiser to pay for Project Graduation 2020. Project Grad. is an alcohol-and-drug-free party held on the night of graduation for seniors. This year, it will be at Bolero and attendees will be eligible to win prize...

Brooke Shainman secures second place in Full Sail tournament

Brooke Shainman receiving her check after the tournament.

Story by: Noah Mildner and Jason Dobuler

January 29, 2020

On Nov. 23, nine Jupiter High School students entered the Full Sail University gaming arena. “The Fortress” was decked out with spotlights, rows of gaming monitors, and finally, a giant stage that loomed over it all. These were the winners of the J.H.S. Techfest Qualifying Tournaments, who travelled by b...

SGA holds annual door decorating contest

SGA holds annual door decorating contest

Story by: Addy Kondik

December 11, 2019

The halls of Jupiter High School have been transformed from a mundane row of wooden doors to a festive spectacle thanks to the Student Government Association’s annual door decorating contest.   The doors must be decorated by the end of the day on Dec. 11 and will be judged during first period o...

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