JICMS is structured as an academically rigorous program based on the Core Knowledge scope and sequence. Students will be required to take core classes in English, math, science, history, and physical education. Music and art are also offered as part of our regular schedule. Core Knowledge seeks to give every student a broad foundational knowledge base that is essential for success in school and beyond.

School and Class Size– In order to help students achieve, we will limit our student enrollment to 465.

Parental Involvement– Parents are significantly involved in JICMS and actively contribute their talents and abilities. We depend greatly on our families to volunteer as much as possible throughout the year.

Single Sex Classrooms– Single-sex classrooms enable students to reach their full potential by helping to eliminate distractions and reduce disciplinary issues.

Uniforms– To channel creativity towards academic excellence and to create an environment of mutual respect, all students wear school uniforms.

Character Education– The values taught at JICMS will help students develop strong moral character.

After School Activities– Students are offered a variety of after-school and in-school activities including but not limited to:

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Chess
  • Cross Country
  • Flag Football
  • Fencing
  • NJHS
  • Science Club
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Weights & Conditioning
  • Wrestling
  • Yearbook