TODAY, Friday, January 22 is a FLEX DAY. We will have Flex days on Fridays until further notice. Students coming to school should report to the cafeteria. Breakfast and Lunch will be served.
Homecoming will be Friday, January 22 vs. Harrisburg. 7th/Jr/Sr High beginning at 5.
Basketball Homecoming Spirit Days
The annual Football awards night/celebration is this Sat., Jan. 23 at 5:30 in the main gym. Due to Covid concerns and restrictions, this year's awards night is for senior high football only. Those wishing to attend will need to wear masks and be sure to social distance in the gym. We will be recapping our very successful season, recognizing team members, and handing out awards.
Seniors: Mrs. Amber has emailed you the study guide for the Civics Exam you have to take and pass in order to graduate. She will be contacting you in the next week or so with the testing schedule.
Valentine orders are now available. They are $5 and include a stuffed animal and a bag of candy. Orders are due by Feb. 3rd. Turn orders into Mrs. Cassie, Mrs. Natalie, or the office. Students can grab an order form by the library.
Several students will be taking tests for FBLA and FBLA Middle Level next Wednesday, January 27 in the library at 10:30 a.m. Some of those same ML members will take an additional test beginning 6th period in Mrs. Veal's room on the same day. A list of competing students will be sent to teachers by the first of next week.
Girls in grades seven through twelve: Entry forms for the Miss Mohawk pageant may be found on the counter in the high school office. Entry form and entry fee are due February 12.
**Senior High Archery Practice will be next week on Monday, Jan 25, Tuesday, Jan 26, and Thursday, Jan 28 at 4:30 at the Elementary School.
VIRTUAL Students: You should have received a letter in the mail regarding our new virtual policy. Please sign and return the form to school by January 22.
The PHS Pre-AP class is selling pillows for $5.60 or $6 donation near the art room. See Mrs. Tate if interested. The proceeds will go to the Hunter Midkiff scholarship fund and to the Gilbee Family.
SPORTS THIS WEEK:
Friday- Jan 22 7th/Jr/Sr Boys vs. Harrisburg - Homecoming beginning at 5:00.
Attention Students: PLEASE carry a water bottle as you are not able to get a drink from the fountain unless you have a bottle. It can be a disposable type or a reusable type.
You MUST WEAR MASKS in the hallway and in classes that cannot be socially distanced. Please also put your masks on anytime you are mobile including the cafeteria during lunch. 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.
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: Please remember that when they get up from the lunch tables you must have their masks on.
-Breakfast/Lunch Menu: -
Friday-** Breakfast - Poptarts, Cereal, Juice, Milk--**Lunch - Cook's Choice
**Seniors: 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 or see Mrs. Amber.
^^^^LICENSE2HOWL SCHOLARSHIP- Entering Freshman Awards (for those entering A-State in Fall 2021) ---AMOUNT AND TERM OF AWARD: $5,000 per academic year ($2,500 per semester) provided income to the fund is sufficient. Up to seven awards will be presented annually.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR RECEIVING SCHOLARSHIP:
***The EAST scholarship provides high school seniors who participate in their campus EAST programs the opportunity to earn a 12-15 hour tuition scholarship while attending the University of Arkansas at Monticello. UAM awards two per year. Application is attached and listed criteria below:
***Seniors: The MFA Foundation Scholarship is available online at www.MFAFoundation.com.Applicants must be a child or grandchild (including step) of a member -level customer. The membership number and relation must be on the application. Deadline is February 15, 2021
****University of Central Arkansas -The Windgate Scholarship is based on talent and financial need and can be worth up to $2,000 per semester in the freshman year, based on amount of financial need. The scholarship is renewable and can increase up to $1,000 each year. In the senior year, up to $5,000 per semester can potentially be awarded. Two such scholarships will be awarded to incoming freshmen for the 2021-2022 academic year. To be eligible for the Scholarship, students must do the following:
1) Complete on-line submission of an FAFSA form by the deadline indicated in the Application. Instructions for accessing the form are provided in the Application; 2) Return a completed Application, along with the requested materials, via United States Mail, to my office by the deadline shown in the Application; 3) Plan to declare Art as their major emphasis of study; and, 4) Attend the University of Central Arkansas in the fall 2021 semester.
If you or any other individuals have any questions about the Application or the Scholarship itself, feel free to contact me by telephone at (501) 450-3113 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org . The Application can also be found on the Department of Art’s website at http://uca.edu/art/prospective-students/.
**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.