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  • JMB Week 5/20

    HSA Government and Misa testing will begin this week with delayed openings on Tuesday, May 21, and Wednesday, May 22. Please check the bulletin for the updated schedules and any changes to class periods. Seniors, final exams will begin on

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  • JMB Week 5/13

    This Saturday will be the JMB family field day. Come out the Shipyard from 10-1 for a Spikeball tournament, free food, a bounce house, and fun for the whole family. On May 16, a member of the University of Maryland, College Park's admission team will

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  • JMB Week 5/6

    Please join me in thanking all of the amazing teachers at JMB as this week is teacher appreciation week. It is also Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week so wear green on Wednesday! Seniors, cap and gown distribution will be on Friday, May 10th in the gym. See your

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  • Mothers Day Brunch & Ford Drive One 4 UR School Fundraiser

    James M. Bennett Class of 2021 is hosting a great day to come out and support our school. Bring your mom out for Brunch, then test drive a car from Safford Ford of Salisbury, get your car washed and enjoy your time together looking over many different raffle items and auction items. All proceeds will support the class of 2021. The Brunch will be

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  • JMB Week 4/29

    Congratulations to those JMB students who took part in the all-county musical, Mamma Mia! Your talent is extraordinary. PARCC testing will continue this week. Please check the bulletin to familiarize yourself with any schedule changes. The Spring band concert

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  • AP Testing 2019 Dates and Locations

    See inside for AP Testing dates, times, and locations.

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  • Spring 2019 Concerts

    Please come out and support students at these spring concerts and programs. Hear for yourself why Wicomico County Public Schools has been named one of the Best Communities for Music Education by the NAMM Foundation for 10 of the past 13 years including the past eight years straight! This spring JMB will feature Battle of the Bands, Band Concert, Choir Concert, Womens Ensemble and Cabaret.

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  • JMB Week 4/23

    I hope that everyone had a wonderful Spring break as school will resume tomorrow, Tuesday, April 23. PARCC testing will continue this week. Please make sure to check the weekly bulletin to ensure your student is aware of any schedule changes. Good luck to our

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  • Summer School 2019

    Secondary Summer School has a lot to offer you! HONORS SUMMER SESSION* Make room in your busy schedule for AP courses and special programs such as JROTC, CTE & VPA by taking courses over the summer. Original credit classes being offered in: Honors Chemistry Honors Alg II Honors Geometry *Please see your counselor for a “Yellow Form” prior to registration. Remedial Credit

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  • Modified Schedules for PARCC Testing, April 16 May 3rd.

    During PARCC testing which is being given from April 16 thru May 3rd, JMB will operate on a modified schedule on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. See the complete schedule inside.

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  • JMB Week 4/15

    Good evening Clippers. This is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. A reminder that school will be closed on Friday, April 19, and Monday, April 22, for Spring Break. School will reopen on Tuesday, April 23. PARCC testing will begin on Tuesday, April 16. Please review the school bulletin to ensure your students is aware of any schedule changes. The last day to purchase Junior/Senior banquet tickets will be this Wednesday, April 17. There will be a PTSA meeting, followed by teacher visitation, on Wednesday, April 17, from 5:30-7:00. The last day to purchase prom ticket will be Thursday, April 18. Additional tickets will not be sold after Thursday. Thank you to all of those students who took part in the Spring pep rally. It was a wonderful way to celebrate all the amazing things happening at JMB. Thank you and lets have another great week and a relaxing spring break. See the school bulletin for a more detailed list of events. Scheduled Events 4-15.docx

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  • JMB Week 4/8

    Next week is our Spring spirit week. Show off your school spirit by participating in the following themes: Monday: Mismatch Monday Tuesday: Tie Dye Tuesday Wednesday: Wacky Workout Wednesday Thursday: Crazy Hair Thursday Friday: Red Out with a Spring pep rally during 7th period. Please remember that both junior/senior banquet and

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  • Senior Bulletin

    Each senior and their parent should read this bulletin carefully in its entirety.

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  • JMB Week 4/1

    Good evening Clippers! This is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. Please join me in congratulating Mr. Portier for being named Wicomico County’s High School Teacher of the Year! Thank you for all that you do for our students and staff. On Monday, Accuplacer Testing will take place at 8:00 in the Media Center. There will be a mandatory senior class

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  • JMB Week 3/25

    Good evening Clippers. This is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. There will be a sophomore class meeting on Monday, March 25, at 5:30 in the Media Center. There will be a color guard interested meeting on Wednesday, March 27 from

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  • JMB Week 3/18

    This past Wednesday, our Symphonic Band traveled to Wi Hi to perform at the Senior District Band Festival. We are very proud to announce that our Band earned a Superior Rating at Festival. Congratulations to all the members of the Symphonic Band and Mr. Miles for a fantastic performance and a wonderful day at District Festival. Wicomico County schools would like

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  • JMB Week 3/11

    Please remember that there will not be school on Friday, March 15, due to the professional day. Parents, we are seeing a rise in outside food that is being brought in for lunch. Please know that if food it brought in and it is not your student’s lunch shift, it will be held until the correct lunch shift or your student will have to wait until the end of the day to eat it. Students cannot

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  • JMB Week 3/4

    Good evening Clippers! This is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. Please join me in welcoming Ms. Vera Reed to James M. Bennet High School. Ms. Reed is coming to us from Bennett Middle and will be serving as Assistant Principal. We look forward to having Ms. Reed become a part of the Clipper Family! On Wednesday

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  • JMB Parent Message

    With that in mind and the fact that these matters are not yet resolved, we are taking additional measures to support your school, and I want to share those with you this evening. Mrs. Erin Nathan, who has been serving as Assistant Principal and administrator in charge for these past number of weeks, has now been named Acting Principal. Mrs. Nathan has ensured that all proper safety protocols are in place at JMB. We have the utmost confidence in her leadership, and are confident that with the support of her staff she will carry out her new role of principal with caring, compassion,

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  • JMB Week 2/25

    Good evening Clippers. This is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. Third term progress reports will be distributed during 7th period on Friday, March 1. Due to the school closing this past Wednesday, the ELL FAFSA and College Application workshop has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 28 in the Media Center. No appointmen

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  • JMB Week 2/19

    The senior class will b e holing a fundraiser at Jersey Mikes on Monday, February 18, from 10AM-9PM. Show them the flyer and the Class of 2019 will receive 20% of your order. In addition, there will be a senior class meeting on Thursday, February 21, at 5:30PM in

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  • JMB Week 2/11

    Good evening Clippers. Monday, February 11th marks to start of the 3rd Annual Clippers Choose Love Week. Be on the lookout for kindness activities throughout the school. It is also a Spirit Week at JMB. Students show off your school spirit by participating in this week’s various themes:

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  • JMB Week 2/4

    Good evening Clippers and Happy Superbowl Sunday. We are happy to announce that Mr. Phil Portier has been named James M. Bennett High School’s Teacher of the Year. We wish him the best of luck as he moves forward through the Teacher of the Year process Rock and Roll Revival shows begin on

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  • 2019 All-Shore Band Members

    On Saturday, January 26th; 25 of JMB’s best instrumental musicians traveled to Mardela High School to audition for the Senior High All-Shore Band. Mr. Miles is extremely proud to announce that sixteen JMB Bandsmen successfully auditioned into this year’s Honor’s Band of the Eastern Shore. Their names are:

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  • JMB Week 1/28

    Good evening Clippers. This is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. There will not be school on Monday January 28, due to professional development. The front office will still be open. Tuesday, January 29 marks the first day of the second semester. Please review goals and expectations with your students as we are now halfway through the school year. Report cards will be distributed on

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  • JMB Week 1/21

    Good evening Clippers, this is Mrs. Nathan with some announcements and reminders. I want to thank the JMB community for pulling together during such a difficult time. Please remember that school will be closed on Monday, January 21, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Midterm exams will begin on Wednesday, January 23 in periods six and seven. Thursday exams will be given during periods 4 and 5 and Friday’s exams will be given in periods 1, 2, and 3. There will be a

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  • JMB Week of 1/13

    I hope everyone enjoyed the snow that we received and was able to get out and have some fun. If you're not a snow person, it looks like the roads are clearing up and we should be in school tomorrow. Congratulations to our FIRST Technology Challenge (FTC) team competed at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis on their first place finish this weekend. JMB team members are Chakraborty, Ishaan, Korada, Goutham, More, Ryan, O'Hara-Overton, Lukas, Reyes, Alana, SebaRaj Patrick, Synowiec, Timmy, and Patterson, Alex. Also, I'd like to

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  • JMB Week of January 7th

    Good Evening Clippers, The following will be our mid-term exam schedule: January 23-25 – • 1/23 – exams for pds. 6 & 7 • 1/24 – exams for pds. 4 & 5 • 1/25 – exams for pds. 1, 2, & 3 • Make-ups on school schedule Exam exemption information will be

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  • JMB Week of January 1st

    This is Mrs. Eskridge calling to remind everyone that we return to school tomorrow, January 2nd. Please remember that our school day begins promptly at 7:45. I hope each of our families took some time to relax and enjoy one another's company over the break. We have three weeks left in term 2 (and semester 1). My hope is that all students will come back ready to

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  • Happy Holidays JMB

    This is just a reminder that tomorrow, Thursday, December 20th will be our last day of school for 2018. Don't forget that it is Ugly Sweater Day! Our JMB school office will be closed from December 21st through January 1st. We will re-open for students and family on January 2nd. Should you

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  • JMB Week of December 17th

    We will have four days of school this week before school is closed December 21st- January 1st for Winter Break. Please note that our JMB offices will also be closed during these dates. You can contact the central office if you have an urgent matter that needs attention during this time at 410-677-4400. If not, we will be back and ready to serve you on January 2nd. Report cards were also distributed

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  • JMB Week of 12/10

    The state unveiled ESSA scores this past week and JMB scored a 3 out of 5 stars. We are proud of this three rating. I have shared information about our rating with our PTA Executive Board and plan to share more with parents after the new year. We will reflect upon

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  • JMB Week of December 3rd

    Good Evening Clippers, This week, we begin our winter sports season contests. Next week, we will hold several concerts. Please note that these dates will be sent via email.\ JMB is looking to supply holiday foods for school families that may be in need this season. If your family or if you know of another JMB family that is

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  • JMB Week of November 26th

    I hope you had a relaxing Thanksgiving Break. It surely did go quickly. We're now back and ready to go. It's important for students to return to school with a positive attitude and take this through the December break. We have 4 weeks for students to truly make a impact on their grades. Please remind your students of the following as they return to school. 1) We need students to come to school on time

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  • Week of November 19th

    I'd like to take this time to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving holiday. Students will only be in school Monday and Tuesday this week. Schools will be closed November 21-25th for students. We will re-open for students on Monday, November 26th. We will celebrate our fall athletes

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  • JMB Week of 11/12

    This week is American Education Week. Please that JMB is open to visitors each and every day, so if you cannot make it this week, we certainly do understand. Stop by any time and visit your student. For those that will be visiting this week, please make sure

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  • It's Report Card Time!

    Tomorrow, 11/9, your students will receive their report cards for term 1. Please ask your student to view the report card and discuss the positives and areas needing improvements. At JMB we want

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  • JMB Week of 10/29

    Good Evening Clippers, Homecoming week is upon us. Our theme days are as follows: 10/29- Pajama Day 10/30- Twin Tuesday 10/31- Costume Day (only school appropriate, no masks, weapons, inappropriate clothing) 11/1- Tacky Tourist

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  • JMB Week of October 21st

    Our homecoming dance will be held on Saturday, November 3rd from 8-10 p.m. In order to make this event a go, we need 15 parents. Parents, you don't necessarily have to volunteer inside the dance. We have many other stations tha

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  • JMB Week of October 14th

    Good Evening Clippers, I'd like to begin by thanking all the parents and fans that came out to support some big events last week including our Pink Volleyball game, the senior field hockey game, senior football game, and the band at it's

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  • JMB Week of October 8th

    This week, we kick off Rock and Roll Revival Tryouts. Try out will be from 4:30 to 5:30 for band on Mondays in the auditorium. Vocal auditions will be on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; also in the auditorium at 5:30pm. Dancer auditions

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  • JMB Week of October 1st

    We are now moving into October. This month will be filled with lots of academic and extra-curricular activities. These will include the PSAT on October 10th, Rock n Roll Revival auditions the week of October 8th, College Application Week towards the

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  • JMB Week of September 24th

    JMB will host our next PTA visitation this Thursday, September 27th from 5:00-6:30 p.m. It will begin at 5:00 in the cafeteria with a presentation by our PTA Executive board. This same evening, Wicomico County's Parent University is

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  • Family Portal Instructions

    Parents/guardians and students in grades 3-12 in Wicomico County Public Schools can use the Family Portal from Sept. 15 through the end of the school year to view demographic data, academic progress, and view attendance, schedules assignments and grades. A unique Login ID and Password is assigned to the parent/guardian. A Login ID and Password will be assigned to each student.

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  • JMB Week of 9/9

    Good Evening Clippers, We had a great first week on the Clippership. Let's work together to keep our climate positive and focused on academics and building of community. Please note the following reminders:

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