Announcements -Friday, Sept.22
Seniors: Today, Friday, Sept. 22 is the deadline for the October ACT given here at PHS.
Betas don't forget fundraising packets and money are due by Monday, September 25.
Spanish club dues, Dance show trip due and form, and officer applications are all due this upcoming Friday.
PACE fundraiser orders and money are due Friday.
We have extra homecoming t-shirts available for sale $15.00:
3 Adult Small short sleeve t-shirts
2 Adult Medium short sleeve t-shirt
2 youth small short sleeve t-shirts
2 youth medium short sleeve t-shirts
1 youth Large short sleeve t-shirt
If interested see Mrs. Little Friday.
Face painting for homecoming will be a dollar a side during 3rd, 4th, and 5th period on Friday, in the art room. Please excuse: Abby McCluskey
Congratulations to Jolie Owen she is the State Officer Candidate for FCCLA's district 3. She will run for a state office in the next few months. Also, congratulations to Ashlyn Roberts she was elected as the FCCLA District 3 2018-2019 Treasurer.
Students interested in joining Senior High FBLA should see Mrs. Peters. Dues are $10 and must be paid by Friday, September 22 if you wish to attend Fall Conference in Jonesboro.
Friday will be "Hats on for Childhood Cancer Awareness". Stickers will be required to be allowed to wear a hat on both days. Stickers will be sold for $1 in the cafeteria before school and in Mrs. Peters's classroom for those who have athletics in the morning. All money raised will be donated to St. Jude's.
Congratulations to Jr. Volleyball for defeating Harrisburg and Mrs. Jo Adams' classes for winning 19 blue ribbons and 12 red ribbons at the fair.
***Students: If you plan to take the Driver's Test next Tuesday, you should see Mrs. Shamala today to get your paperwork filled out.
***Homecoming - Friday morning will be the Royalty Assembly during activity period. Please excuse all royalty and escorts 1st and 2nd period. The Pep Rally will begin at 1:00 in the new gym. Please excuse the band at 12:45 and 9-12 grade cheerleaders will need to come to the middle gym after 5th hour Friday, September 22 for the pep rally. 7-8 grade cheerleaders will need to be dismissed at 12:20. 9-12 grade cheerleaders will not be in 6th hour. The band, teams, and float riders will be dismissed at 1:45 to line up for the parade. The Parade will begin at 2:00. All Bus riders need to return to the Middle Gym after the parade.
The Royalty Presentation at the game will begin at 6:00 p.m. and the Homecoming Game vs. Osceola will begin at 7:00 p.m.
The floats will be judged during the parade and winners announced at the game. Floats will need to be at the VFW building before the pep rally so they will be ready to go as soon as the pep rally is over.
There will not be a homecoming dance this year.
Seniors, your baby pictures for the yearbook are due on Friday, Sept. 29th. Please bring one baby photo in an envelope with your name on it to Miss V. in Room 224 by the end of the day on the 29th. We will not be accepting photos late. Thank you for your assistance!
Teachers: Please excuse the marching band Monday, September 25th from 10:30 am-12:45 pm. An email with those students participating was sent to your email.
Cross Country will have a meet at Pocahontas next Tuesday, Sept. 26. Please excuse at 1:45.
Teachers: You received an email from Mr. Simpson with the names of the students who will be going to the NEA District Fair in Jonesboro : Hannah Smart, Hannah Powell, Maggie Williams, Molly Williams, Katelyn Jackson, Daniel Spinks, Morgan Smart, Macey Haygood, Levi Cook
*Softball meeting on next Tuesday, Sept 26 during activity period.
Monday, October 2 is Wear Blue Day. October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Schools and Organizations across the country join STOMP OutBullying to increase awareness of the impact of bullying on children of all ages.
**Seniors going into nursing or another medical field: UAMS is hosting "A Day in the Life" workshop. "A Day in the Life of a Nurse" is Wednesday, Dec 6 "A Day in the Life - Variety" is Wednesday, Nov 29 .You must have a 2.75 GPA - travel to Jonesboro is on your own - See Mrs. Amber for an application. Deadline is November 1.
**SENIORS: ATU Representative - Tuesday, Sept. 26, U of A representative- Tuesday, Oct. 3, WBC representative -Wednesday, Oct. 4, and College Fair Tuesday, Oct 17.
***Students: The new door locks are now working. You have one minute after the tardy bell rings before the door locks reengage. You may have to walk around to the front doors unless you are walking in later with a teacher. Please be diligent about getting where you are supposed to be in a timely manner.
*Beta dues for old members are $10 and need to be paid and *New Beta members need to turn in their $20 dues and letters to Mrs. Flowers or Mrs. Coomer by the end of October.
*The following Beta elementary workers need to sign in with Ms. Katina by 7:15 A.M. next THURSDAY. Sept. 28: Brandon Gilkison, Ethan Holcomb, Breanne Musgraves, and Brennon Nelson. These students will sign in at the office with Mrs. Shamala upon arriving at school.
Seniors: There will be a Razorback Connections night on October 18 @ 6:00 at the Jonesboro Hilton Garden Inn, Jonesboro. A representative from U of A will be there to discuss scholarships, the admissions process, and answer questions. See Ms. Rachel Dowdy or Mrs. Amber to register.
Seniors: The AES scholarship deadline is October 6, 2017. Information and application is available at http://www.aesengineers.com/sc...
Seniors: The Horatio Alger Scholarship application is available online at scholars.horatioalger.org - the eligibility criteria is online also. Deadline is October25, 2017.
FBLA will sell cookies at the beginning of 7th period on Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays to classrooms. Cookies are still $.75 each. We may not make it to every class every time we sell, but will alternate to make sure we get to every class at least once each week.
It's time to Join FCCLA! Students in grades 9-12 interested in joining FCCLA are to see Mrs. Little.
Juniors, You must pay your class dues ASAP. See your CAPS advisor for what you owe. November 1, 2017 is the deadline, your dues must be paid or arrangements made by this date.
Josten's will be her Wednesday, October 11 at 9:00 for Senior Graduation Supply and Junior Ring presentations. They will return the next Wednesday, October 18 to take the Jr. and Sr. orders.
Students: When you arrive at school, you must come into the cafeteria. Please do not stay in vehicles or walk off campus. Duty teachers will make room for you when you come in the doors.
Students: Do NOT park in the VFW Building Parking Lot or by the Old Gym.
Teachers: Flu Shots will be given at PHS on November 29, 2017.