Maureen Joy Charter School is a K-8 tuition-free Public Charter School located in historic East Durham Community in the city of Durham, N.C. With current enrollment for 2019/20 of 640 students. Our Athletics Program have grown over the years. We now field 11 athletic teams at Joy. Home of the Jaguars, Maureen Joy Charter School student-athletes, are students first with strong academic focus. Student athletes at Joy see themselves as ambassadors for our school and represent themselves as such on the athletic field of play. Maureen Joy's Athletic motto Is "Hard work beats talent, when talent doesn't work hard" -Tim Notke
" There is no elevator to success, you have to take the stairs"
Girl's Cross Country
Boy's Cross Country
Boy's Track & Field
Girl's Track & Field
Year Long Club :
FALL SPORTS TRYOUTS
All Student-Athletes planing to participate in Athletics at Joy must have active physical on file with the Athletics Department in order to tryout for any team at Maureen Joy Charter. Any Questions or Concerns please contact School Athletic Director.
Maureen Joy Charter Athletics is proud to partner with the Kay Yow Cancer fund to raise money for such a great charity. Jaguars donate page will be open for donations until we reach our goal for this year. We will be having our 9th Annual Jaguar Jam Out "Pink Out" Basketball Game on October 25, 2019! This will be our big push for the KayYow Fund!
Maureen Joy Charter School is very proud of our Alumni . This new section is dedicated to our Alumni. Keep following to see what amazing accomplishments our Jaguars in HighSchool and College are making!
Darius Robinson MJ c/o 2014' has signed to play Football for Fayetteville State University*
Austin Williaws MJ c/o 2015' has committed to play Football at Catabwa College*
Dyvai Robionson MJ c/o 2016' has drawn strong offers from several Track & Field Programs including
William Peace University
Notre Dame College
Franklin Pierce University
Eastern Nazarene College
Cincinnati Christian University
Dyvai is enterning his senior season at Durham Hillside with Football, Indoor/ Outdoor Track look for him to make a strong push to commit to a strong program this spring.
Support the Jaguars all season long with our new Team Gear! You're a Jaguar too! Click the Link below to find New Jaguars Apparel for 2019-20 COMING SOON!