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 2018/19 of 640 students. Maureen Joy Charter School Athletics has been a proud member of the Piedmont Independent Athletic Conference since it's establishment in 2011. Our Athletics Program have grown over the past 8 seasons, 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 "Respect All, Fear None. " We are Jaguars hear our Roar."
" Excellence is not a singular act but a habit. You are what you do repeatedly "
4x- NBA Champion /NBA Hall of Fame c/o 16'
Girl's Cross Country
Boy's Cross Country
Boy's Track & Field
Girl's Track & Field
8th Annual STUDENT vs. STAFF BASKETBALL Game
Our Student vs. Staff Basketball Game is one of our fan favorites. Come watch the Teachers/Staff of Maureen Joy Charter School take on the Girl's/Boys Basketball team in a family friendly event. Game will include Cheer/Step team performances, 3 point shoot out , Female Staff vs. Girl's Basketball and Male Staff vs. Boy's Basketball Team. This event will be held on Friday February 8, 2019 4:00 pm -6:00pm at the Holton Resource Center located at 401 N. Driver St. Durham, NC 27703!
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.
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KIPP: Durham College Prep
Torch Light Academy
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