Tag: Martinez Junior High School

MUSD community garden

MUSD community garden

| December 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

By WENDY KE Contributor You may have noticed a school garden revitalization effort underway at Martinez Unified School District property next to the Martinez Junior High School ball fields. Since the 2019-20 school year began, volunteers from the MJHS community have devoted time and energy at 3 work days weeding tenacious Bermuda grass, pruning, tending […]

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Junior High bullying issues show improvement but problems remain

| December 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Amy Scott-Slovick told the Martinez Unified School District (MUSD) Board how her son was attacked by six Martinez Junior High School (MJHS) students after being bullied all day. This in spite of him reporting it to the school office and the valiant efforts of a teacher trying to protect him and his […]

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MJHS volleyball

MJHS volleyball

| October 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lady Bullpups took King in straight sets, making history with Grayson Muraoka serving a perfect set 25-0 to start the match. Team roster Sydnie DeMartini #2 Aiyana Filippi #7 Maelin Funk #8 Schelby James #13 Indie Johnson #9 Jaiden Johnson #12 Kylie Long #3 Grayson Muraoka #11 Jordan Parrish #14 Jenna Payne #5 Isabela Porché […]

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Thieves can’t stop the music at MJHS

| September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – It has been more than a week since thieves broke into the Martinez Junior High School music room to steal an alto sax, a baritone saxophone and a cello with a case. Police say they got in through a window and set off an alarm. According to Instrumental Music Teacher Julianne George, […]

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MUSD creates a new job; hires new MJHS Asst. Principal

MUSD creates a new job; hires new MJHS Asst. Principal

| July 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – The Martinez Unified School District hired Yadira Zapata to fill the vacant position of Assistant Principal at Martinez Junior High School at a special July 17 board meeting. Zapata, who was serving as Vice Principal at Benicia High School, topped 46 applicants for the job. Her past work experience with MUSD may […]

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Cammack, Education Board to continue MJHS bullying conversation Monday

Cammack, Education Board to continue MJHS bullying conversation Monday

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Unified School District Board of Education will continue the conversation Monday on behavior problems at Martinez Junior High School. District Superintendent C.J. Cammack will offer a report on the topic, which was raised by parents and others who expressed concerns April 22 not only about bullying but fights at the school. […]

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Welcome our new MJHS princpal

| April 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dear Martinez School Parent Community, I am writing to provide you with some important news and updates regarding Martinez Junior High School. First, I am very happy to announce that Ms. Kerry Cusack was appointed as the new Principal for Martinez Junior High School, effective July 1, 2019. Ms. Cusack comes to MJHS with a […]

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Student arrested after written threat at MJHS

| February 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

A Martinez Junior High School student scrawled the threat of a school shooting on a campus bathroom mirror and was arrested Tuesday, police said. On Tuesday, Martinez Police Department officers were dispatched to the Martinez Junior High School for threatening graffiti written on a bathroom mirror. Through a cooperative investigation with school staff, it was […]

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Threat shuts down junior high Friday

Threat shuts down junior high Friday

| March 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Martinez Unified School District cancelled Friday classes at Martinez Junior High School after graffiti threatening a shooting at the campus was discovered Thursday. The message was written on a bathroom wall and specified that a shooting would take place at the junior high on Friday, according to Superintendent of Schools CJ Cammack. The school […]

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