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Announcements Friday, January 19, 2018
Announcements Friday, January 19, 2018
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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Announcements Friday, January 19, 2018

Congratulations to the winners of the Voice of Democracy Essay contest:

1st Place Catie Hill   Medal and $100.00

2nd Place Adam Huneycutt  Medal and $75.00

3rd Place Mckayla Allman  Medal and $50.00 

Piggott State Bank is sponsoring the Half-Court Shot Contest during Senior High Girls Basketball games for a chance to win $5000.  Tickets are $1 or 6 for $5. One name will be drawn nightly for a chance to shoot.  Contest ends Feb. 6 or when shot is made.

Teachers:  Faculty Meeting on Wednesday after School.

Please excuse Madison Arenaz and Shawn-Hudson Seegraves on Tuesday, January 23 at 11:30 to compete in the Clay County Spelling Bee at the Elementary School.

Please excuse the 7th/Jr/Sr Girls Basketball teams at 2:15 today to travel to Pocahontas for a makeup game.

There will be Softball meeting next Wednesday for all girls in grades 9-12th who are interested in playing.

There will be a Junior Class meeting on Thursday to discuss After Prom.

Students need to see Mrs. Shamala by TODAY 1/19 for driver test forms for January.  

Attention Mrs. Coomer's 7th and 8th Period Algebra Classes:  You have to take your test TODAY- You might want to get your notebooks during activity period to study.

There will be a Drama Club meeting in Room 224 to discuss field trips and the spring production on Tuesday???during activity period. All interested students should attend.

There will be a  meeting during activity period on Monday for any 7th,8th grader interested in playing Jr. high baseball with Coach Rabjohn.

Remember the students are allowed 5 days to turn in their AMI work. An absence will be recorded if they do not do the work. AMI packet Days 2-5 work is due  next Thursday. Next Friday, those student who do not turn in AMI packets will be counted absent on those days.  If you have lost your packets, ask your teachers today.

All Juniors need to meet with their CAPS teacher on Monday, January 22  during activity period.  Mrs. Tate only needs her CAPS students who plan to work on Prom. 

All Seniors will meet on Monday, January 22 during activity period.  

The following FBLA competitors will be attending the District Spring Leadership Conference Thursday, January 25. They will be gone the entire day.

Georgina Bautista, Trey Cavaness, Matthew Cheshire, Braden Deckard, Rebecca Edwards, Austin Fair, Brent Gossett, Destiny Hall, Rylea Harmon, Jaclyn Helms, Shianne Higdon, Ashlee Hill, Catie Hill, Austin Johnson, Ally Kilbreath, Shalyn Lewis, Louis Lin, Avery Little, Annalee Massey, Carrington McDaniel, Hannah Powell, Madison Rahn, Reagan Ralph, Ashlyn Roberts, Brooke Roberts, Emma Shaw, Carlie Vancil, Madison VanderKooi, Macey Williams, Maggie Williams, Molly Williams

There will be open gym for those playing High School Baseball on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursday from 6:00-7:30 in the Old Gym.

Those FCCLA members interested in attending the State Leadership meeting at the University of Central Arkansas on Wednesday March 7th must see Mrs. Little.  The registration fee is $25.00 with  $15.00 being returned the day of the trip.  See Mrs. Little today for more details.

Seniors:  Here are a couple of scholarships available on these websites:

National School Plant Management Association Scholarship (Application must be received by February 15, 2018 NSPMA Scholarship 2018 

Arkansas School Plant Management Association (Application postmark deadline – April 2, 2018)   2018 ASPMA Scholarship 

**Seniors:  The Northeast Arkansas Legal Support Professional scholarship application is available in Mrs. Amber's office.  Emphasis is directed toward the prospective legal profession  - but not mandatory.  Applications must be postmarked not later than January 28, 2018.

**Seniors:  If you plan on majoring in education - there is a scholarship application on the website  www.theaaea.org -- click on "Constituent Groups", then "AAFC" and then "AAFC Scholarship"

Lost and Found has several items that have been turned in.  If you are missing a jacket or coat, please see Mrs. Shamala or Mrs. Conley.

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SENIORS:  This website allows you to see the different scholarships available to  students from schools all over the country.  LSU, SEMO, Ole Miss, Univ of Tenn, Southwest Missouri State University, etc.

http://www.guaranteed-scholars...

**Seniors:  Big Sun Scholarship.  Deadline  -  June 19, 2018   Amount of Award -$500.00 - Please visit the website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

Seniors:  We are taking a College Day to tour BRTC-Paragould, ASU-Jonesboro and back to ASU-Paragould. The date is pending right now.  Any senior who would like to go may take a college day. If you have already used your day, you may still go but it will be an absence.  We should return by 2:30.

Seniors:  Scholarship opportunity at www.theafoundation.org/scholarships. This is for any your artist, poet, fashion designer, performer, or filmmaker. You do not have to major in an art-related field.  This is good for any 2-yr or 4-yr college in AR.

*****************************************************************************YEARBOOK: Reserve your 2018 copy of The Mohawk yearbook today. A plain book is $42.00. A personalized book is $47.00, icons will be $3 each.  

STUDENTS: You must make a downpayment to reserve your copy of the 2018 edition of The Mohawk yearbook. NO BOOKS WILL BE ORDERED WITHOUT A PARTIAL PAYMENT. You can pay in installments and put down a downpayment .

You may also opt to order online at jostensyearbooks.com. Just search for PIGGOTT HIGH SCHOOL. Online orders may be paid with a debit or credit card, but be aware they will have 10% sales tax collected. Books ordered at high school will not have sales tax collected on them. Please make checks payable to Piggott High School. The yearbook staff and Miss Vernon thank you in advance for your continued support of our publication. 

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Students attending Basketball Games must stay in the gym unless you are leaving for good or have permission.

Students:  Blankets are not permitted in class.

Students:  Only Basketball Players will get into Basketball games free.  Football and Volleyball players must pay admission. Also Band must pay unless in Pep Band and playing that night.

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.

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.  Do NOT park in the VFW Building Parking Lot or by the Old Gym.

Students: Cell phones may used in the cafeteria ONLY- not in the hall way going to the cafeteria.