Announcements -Tuesday, Sept.26, 2017
Drivers' Tests (both written and driving) have been cancelled for today.
See You at the Pole will be Wednesday at 7:00 a.m. in front of the school near our flag pole. All students are welcome to attend!
This Friday will be "Hats on for Childhood Cancer Awareness". Stickers will be required to be allowed to wear a hat on this day. 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.
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!
Congratulations to the Boys' and Girls' Tennis teams for defeating Newport and Harding Academy yesterday. Also Congratulations to Mr. Simpson's classes for winning 9 Champions, 8 - 1st places, and 6 - 2nd places at the District Fair. Mrs. Tate's Classes for having 2 - 1st places and Mrs. Peters' for having 1 - 1st place at the District Fair.
Please excuse the Tennis team at 2:00 Tuesday to travel to Pocahontas.
Cross Country will have a meet at Pocahontas on Tuesday, Sept. 26. Please excuse the team at 1:45. Please excuse the Volleyball teams at 2:15 on Tuesday to travel to Brookland.
*Softball meeting on Tuesday, Sept 26 during activity period.
Mrs. Penny Toombs needs to meet with the chess team members Tuesday during activity period.
FCA meeting Friday at the old gym during activity period.
Please excuse the following students Friday, September 29th first hour through lunch to attend the GT Seminar trip to Cape: Madison Arenaz, Natalie Blake, Amber Fenton, Dillon Gibson, Cade Timms, Jake Toombs, Cameron Collier, Reece Dotson, Rosie Garcia, Emma Gossett, Micha Harrell, Tyson Peters, Emma Graddy, Carly Benbrook, Brielle Burkman, Louis Lin, Noah Gregory, Austin Johnson, and Jaclyn Helms.
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 re-engage. 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, Cade Harrell, and Lexie Herren. 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.