TODAY,Thursday, 7th/Jr/Sr High Volleyball will play Newport at home beginning at 4:30.
All senior high and middle level FBLA members who paid to attend Fall Conference next Thursday in Jonesboro should turn in signed permission slips by this Friday. FBLA Fall Conference is Thursday, October 11. Sr. High members will be dismissed through 8th period, although athletes will return for 8th period. ML members will be dismissed through 7th period and return to their 8th period class.
Tennis will play in the State Tournament in Conway next Monday, Oct 8 and Tuesday, Oct. 9. The Overall State Tournament will be in Little Rock on Oct 15-16.
Please excuse the following students. They will be helping with Senior Composites: Micha Ermert, Megan Marcus, Braden Taylor, Ryleigh Laden, Trista Crow, Hailey Filbrandt, Audrey Little
Art Club members need to pay their dues by October 31st.
ATTENTION JUNIORS AND SENIORS: There is a scam that is targeting Jr and Sr students. The scammer sends students emails that look like they’re coming from the SEA (such as ADE) or USDOE in which the scammer instructs students to set up a profile so that the SEA and/or USDOE can search for available scholarships. Because students apparently often use the same password for everything they do, the scammers are looking for passwords.
Seniors: You will need to bring $5 for the get together next Friday. Please turn in your money by next Wednesday, Oct. 10.
Jr High/7th Grade Football will play Walnut Ridge at Home on Thursday, Oct. 4
Student Council will meet Thursday, Oct. 4 in Mrs. Conley's room #214. The student council is made up of all Class and Club Presidents and Representatives.
Senior Composite Pictures will be taken on Thursday, Oct.4. Swafford Photography has called to keep with the original date.
FCA will meet on Friday morning during activity period in the Old Gym.
Homecoming Spirit Days for next week:
Drama Club students who are attending the Les Mis Field Trip, the tickets are $37.25. Miss Vernon will need half (about $18.62) by this Friday, Oct. 5 and the other half by Nov. 5.
FBLA dues are $10 and can be paid to Mrs. Peters through the end of October.
FBLA are selling cookies at the beginning of 7th period. This year we will sell on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
The Yearbook Staff will be meeting in the computer lab during activity period every day.
If you are interested in joining the Spanish Club, you should see Ms. Cheng asap.
Seniors: Horatio Alger Scholarship is available online at scholars.horatioalger.org -- deadline is October 25
The Piggott School Board has approved the Prom/Homecoming Dress Code. This will be available on the website and copies will be given to all Junior and Senior girls and boys. Any dates to the prom will also be expected to adhere to this code as well.
Juniors & Seniors interested in majoring in Theatre---ASU is offering a Launch program on November 10. It is free. See Mrs. Amber for registration. Deadline is Nov 1.
The yearbook would like to ask all club/activity advisors and coaches to feel free to submit any pictures of events to the yearbook staff or Mrs. Sherry Taylor.
Football Players who are Seniors only (12th Grade) may park by the Old Gym. Every one else was assigned a parking spot when you bought your parking permit tag. You will have to move your vehicle if you are not a 12th grade Football player.
Homecoming is Friday, Oct. 12 vs. Hoxie.
**College Fair is Tuesday,October 16 from 12:30 - 3:00 (seniors will go first, then juniors, then sophomores on the honor roll)
Jostens will be here on Wednesday, October 17 for the Jr/ Sr preview day and back on the following Wednesday, October 24 to take orders.
Parent-Teacher Conference will be Tuesday, Oct 23, from 2-8 p.m. There will be no school on Friday, Oct 26.
Chasing the Dragon will be shown on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 1:00 for 9-11th Grade students beginning at 1:00.
A representative from the Air National Guard will have a table set up for a lunch visit on Oct 25th.
**The ASVAB test (for juniors) is scheduled for Nov. 17.