MJHS PTSA News

Letter from PTSA President
posted on August 3rd, 2020  |  Read more

Dear MJHS Families: We all know how hard the end of the school year and summer has been on our students, teachers, and administrators. We are also feeling the strain as parents.  Your PTSA wants to let you know we are still here and will continue to evaluate and support the new and ever changing needs […]

Pandemic EBT Supplemental Nutrition Assistance
posted on August 3rd, 2020  |  Read more

For families that receive free and reduced lunch services from the school there is a relief plan from Georgia DFCS. If you participate in the SNAP program extra funds are automatically added to your EBT card. If you do not participate in SNAP, then you will need to Apply Here. You will need your child’s […]

Congrats to our MJHS PTSA First in Family Scholarship Award Recipients
posted on May 1st, 2020  |  Read more

The MJHS PTSA Board is very excited to announce our first recipients for the MJHS PTSA Maynard Jackson First in Family Scholarship: Niya Anderson and Jamaceo Rhodes! Congratulations to both of these talented MJHS Jaguar Scholars! We can’t wait to see what these future leaders accomplish!  #MJJALLDAY Thank you to our scholarship committee for their commitment […]

PTSA Scholarship Established
posted on February 24th, 2020  |  Read more

We are excited to announce that the PTSA Scholarship Committee submitted their proposal for the PTSA scholarship and have been working hard to create the foundation and criteria for the scholarship, have it finalized, approved by PTSA Board and in the counseling office for students to apply. We are excited to get the work complete […]

PTSA Officer Descriptions
posted on February 24th, 2020  |  Read more

MJHS PTSA 2020 – 2021 Officer Positions The Maynard H. Jackson High School PTSA Nominating Committee will soon be accepting nominations for officers for the 2020-21 school year. Please note that you must be a member of the 2019-20 MJHS PTSA to be elected as an officer for 2020-21. Interested parties can join the PTSA […]

Nominating Committee Needed for the 2020-21 PTSA Board
posted on January 28th, 2020  |  Read more

Join us for the February PTSA General Membership meeting. We will review and update members of the PTSA happenings and upcoming volunteer opportunities, present finance updates, etc. We will be electing a Nominating Committee to take the nominations for the 2020-21 PTSA Board. The committee is made up of 5 people (3 members and 2 […]

Holiday Book Fair Benefits Maynard Jackson High School
posted on October 30th, 2019  |  Read more

Spread holiday cheer and spirit, by supporting the Maynard Jackson High School Book Fair at the Barnes & Noble in the Edgewood Retail District on Saturday, December 14, 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. All purchases on this day benefit the Maynard Jackson High School PTSA, if you mention Maynard Jackson High School at checkout, even […]

PTSA Enrichment Grants Awarded
posted on October 16th, 2019  |  Read more

Fall PTSA Enrichment Grants Awarded! Our 2019-20 Grants Committee received many grants this fall. We are so thrilled with the submissions from our MJHS teachers. While we couldn’t award all of them, we are pleased that the committee submitted these grants to the MJHS PTSA board for approval. Organic Chemistry Model Kits, Dr. Cooper Purchase […]

Scholarship Committee Volunteers Needed
posted on September 29th, 2019  |  Read more

Attention MJHS PTSA Members! Looking for a way to make a difference? We are forming a Scholarship Committee and the MJHS PTSA Board is looking for committed volunteers to help develop and establish a MJHS PTSA scholarship program. Please contact us by October 3. If you would like to volunteer or if you have questions, […]

Teacher Enrichment Grants Application is Open
posted on September 4th, 2019  |  Read more

We’re super excited to announce that our first term for 2019-20 Teacher Enrichment Grants application is now open and online! Must complete the online application by September 30! Qualifications: Applicants must be a current (2019-2020) MJHS PTSA member. Applicants must be a current MJHS Teacher or MJHS group/organization. PTSA Grants are limited to no more […]

Principal Coffee & PTSA Meeting Set for August 23
posted on July 25th, 2019  |  Read more

The MJHS PTSA and Principal Danser will host the first Principal Coffee and Mini PTSA Meeting for the 2019-2020 school year on Friday, August 23 at 8:30 am at the Glenwood Kroger Starbucks seating area. Welcome to MJHS for the new school year. Find out important information for your student for the school year and […]

Contribute to the Welcome Back Breakfast for Teachers
posted on July 23rd, 2019  |  Read more

Join us in welcoming our MJHS teachers back for the 2019-20 school year with the annual PTSA sponsored breakfast held this year on Monday, August 5. If you would like to contribute some items, please sign up for an item here. Thank you!

Welcome Class of 2023! New Updates!
posted on July 10th, 2019  |  Read more

Parent University Sessions During the freshman orientation/bridge program, there will be three sessions held each day for PARENTS/GUARDIANS on July 30 & 31, 2019. The times are: 9:30–11:00 am, 11:15 am–12:45 pm, and 1:00–2:30 pm. Parents will convene in the auditorium to: Tour of the building, discuss a Typical School Day, get an introduction to […]

Your PTSA Dollars at Work in 2018-2019
posted on July 9th, 2019  |  Read more

  See how your MJHS PTSA dollars supported student programs, classroom enrichments, facilities and school community building. We hope to continue to support more and more programs and enrichments each year. Please help us continue this growth by supporting the PTSA with your membership, donations and time by volunteering. 

Back to School Open House is August 9
posted on July 8th, 2019  |  Read more

Join us on Friday, August 9 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm for the Maynard H Jackson High School Open House. Students and parents can come to the school to find out schedules, visit the classrooms and meet teachers, get lockers, join the PTSA and Booster Clubs, buy spirit wear and more. See the Facebook Event

MJHS Summer Office Hours
posted on June 28th, 2019  |  Read more

We will be closed: Friday, June 28, 2019 through Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Friday, July 19, 2019 There will be limited staff on site from July 10 through July 15, 2019. Summer Registration will open again the week of July 22, 2019 Monday, July 22 and Tuesday, July 23—9:00 am to Noon Wednesday, July 24 […]

Attendance Requested: Special General PTSA Membership Meeting
posted on May 29th, 2019  |  Read more

June 4 at 5:00 p.m. Maynard Jackson High School Media Center The purpose: approve some final housekeeping tweaks to the 2018-19 budget. Please plan to attend; this will be the shortest PTSA meeting! See proposed amendments to the 2018-2019 budget. See the Agenda for June 4 meeting.

Want to Make a Difference? Volunteer with the PTSA!
posted on May 14th, 2019  |  Read more

Volunteer on one of the following committees to make a difference in the MJHS community. The incoming PTSA officers are seeking 2019-20 chairs for committees of Membership, Fundraising and Parent Involvement. These roles allow you to be an integral part of the MJHS community. See more details here. These committee chairs will also be part […]

Ice Cream Socials Sponsored by MJHS PTSA
posted on May 2nd, 2019  |  Read more

The MJHS PTSA will be providing an end of the year sweet treat for ALL students in 9th, 10th and 11th grades. Our senior scholars are already having an ice cream social provided by the school. Enjoy and great job jaguar scholars. See the grade level schedule for the social. 9th Grade: May 7th,  2:00 […]

Shoe Collection Extended to May 15!
posted on May 1st, 2019  |  Read more

We have about 1,000 pairs of shoes thus far! We’re doing great, but we need everyone’s help! Our goal is to collect 150 bags (that’s 3,750 pairs) of Gently Worn, Used, and New Shoes by May 15th! Shoes can be any type or size from sneakers, dress shoes, boots, to flip flops, sandals and sports shoes.  All shoes […]

Student Volunteers Needed for Teacher Appreciation Week
posted on May 1st, 2019  |  Read more

We need students to write 2+ general Thank You Notes, drawings or poems for teachers and staff. These notes should not include specific teacher’s names. They will be distributed to teachers and staff on Thursday, May 9. Of course, students are welcome to write personal thank you notes to teachers or staff. Thank you notes […]

Teacher Appreciation Week
posted on April 24th, 2019  |  Read more

Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week 2019 and #ThankATeacher with the MJHS PTSA May 5-11, 2019! Teachers change the lives of millions of children every day, and their work and impact extends far beyond the boundaries of the classroom—“Out of This World.” Monday:   Flowers (donated by Publix) and Fruit Tuesday:   Coffee and Pastries Wednesday:   Lunch (provided by […]

Vote now: MJHS GO Team – Voting Extended, April 29
posted on April 17th, 2019  |  Read more

As a parent/guardian at MJHS, the email address that is in your infinite campus records should have received an email from Atlanta Public Schools GO Team Office inviting you to vote. It has a personalized link that is only for your household. There is only one vote per household for each school(s) you have a […]

2019/20 MJHS PTSA Board Elected
posted on April 17th, 2019  |  Read more

The 2019/20 MJHS PTSA Board slate was approved at the final PTSA meeting for the school year, April 15, 2019. Thank you to our nominating committee for taking on this task: Shalanda Ashmore, Chris Harbaugh, Andrea Knight and alternates Adrienne Goolsby and Tasha Greer. Meet the 2019/20 PTSA Board: Co-President: Lanie WeathersCo-President: Nickie CayceSecretary: Kem […]

MJHS PTSA 2019-20 Officer Nominations Announcement
posted on March 3rd, 2019  |  Read more

MJHS PTSA 2019-20 Officer Nominations Announcement The Maynard H. Jackson High School PTSA Nominating Committee is now accepting nominations for officers for the 2019-20 school year. If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else, please email a completed PTSA Leadership Nomination form to mjjptsanominating@gmail.com. The MJHS 2019-20 Leadership Nomination Form can be found […]