Congrats to the Sr. High Girls' Volleyball team for defeating Harding Academy. They will play Hackett today at 4:00 in the semifinals at North Little Rock.
Friday, Oct.30 is a Virtual day. Students who choose to come to school on Friday will stay in the cafeteria. They will be supervised. Breakfast and Lunch will be served.
7th and 8th grade archery sign up sheet will be in the office until Friday, October 30th. 7th and 8th grade archery tryouts will be announced at a later date.
There is also a sign-up sheet for anyone in grades 9-12 who would like to participate in archery.
Any sophomore, junior, or senior who was not previously invited to join the Beta Club may send a copy of his or her transcript to Mrs. Flowers to determine eligibility.
Any student who was in the Beta Club or was invited to join last year needs to check his or her email periodically for important information regarding the organization.
Betas need to make arrangements to pay dues by December 1.
All Betas need to check the Beta Club Classroom page on Monday, November 2 for new information.
The following Seniors have not turn in a baby picture for the yearbook. Deadline has been extended to Friday, Oct. 30. Hayden Blue, Dakota Book, Glenn Campbell, Hailey Filbrandt, Adel Fuwell, Angel Garcia, Corbin Johndrow, Darious Keene, Seth Nottingham, Andrea Pullam, Brianna Pullam, Logan Ralph, Hannah Speer, Trent Stevens, Nickolas Tillman
**ACT testing at PHS will be December 12, 2020. The deadline to register without late fees is Friday, November 6. We have some practice test packets in the office. See Mrs. Amber or Mrs. Conley if you have any questions.
**The rules about no pajamas at school (with the exception on Homecoming-pajama day) and no hats or hoods are still being enforced. Please continue to wear your masks. The masks should also be ABOVE your nose.
REMINDER: Students must come in the cafeteria/building when arriving at school. No one is to stay in vehicles in the parking lot or leave campus. This is not a new rule.
**Thursday , Oct. 29-Jr Football vs. Palestine-Wheatley- -The seventh grade game Thursday versus Palestine Wheatley will start at 5 o’clock with the freshman night festivities following immediately after the conclusion of that game around 5:45. And the junior high game will start at approximately 6 o’clock. Come support the young mohawks in their final game of the season.
**Friday- -Sr Football at Palestine-Wheatley-7:00 p.m. - Monday, Nov. 2 make-up game, at Harrisburg 7:00
We have "Hunter Strong" bracelets for sale in the office for $3 each.
There are Buttons to honor Hunter Midkiff for sale in the office for $3. Proceeds from the button sales will go to a scholarship fund in memory of Hunter.
2020-2021 PHS yearbook order forms were sent home. There is a payment plan to help our families. Online ordering is available at Jostensyearbooks.com.
Students, It is time to join FCCLA! If you are in Mrs. Little's class or have been in Mrs. Little's classes you qualify to join. The dues are $15.00 again this year you will also receive a Sonic card value of at least $5.00. See Mrs. Little to join.
Please continue to wear your masks. The masks should also be ABOVE your nose.
Breakfast/Lunch Menu: No extras this week due to fewer cafeteria personnel.
Seniors: Williams Baptist University has one more in-person Preview Day available for this fall - November 13. Go to www.williamsbu.edu/preview/ to register. Williams Baptist University offers a Williams Works Program which is a work program where students will work 16 hours a week and receive a work scholarship to cover tuition. Deadline to apply is February 1, 2021. Apply at williamsbu.edu/williamsworks
*** University of Central Arkansas is hosting more preview zoom meetings. They are scheduled for Nov. 11 at 11:00 a.m., Nov. 16 at 7:00 p.m., Dec. 6 at 2:00 p.m., and Jan. 7 at 7:00 p.m. Students will learn about both of their honors programs, the Schedler Honors College and the University Scholars Program, as well as hear from current honors students, take a virtual tour of the honors housing, and learn about the application process. All high school seniors with a GPA of 3.5 or higher are eligible to apply to UCA's Honors College. See Mrs. Amber for details.
Seniors: The American Legion Scholarship application is available in Mrs. Amber's office. You must be a child, grandchild, or great grandchild of an American Legionnaire. Applications must be received by March 12,2021.
Juniors and Seniors: The Arkansas School Boards Association is holding a personal essay/speaking contest. Email Mrs. Amber if you are interested.
**SENIORS: https://www.collegecovered.com... This is a chance to win a $5000 scholarship.
GE/Reagan Foundation Scholarship
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