Progress report grades must be in the computer by the end of the day on Tuesday, Feb 2. Progress reports will be sent home on Thursday, Feb. 4.
Congrats to the Sr High Boys' Basketball team for defeating Southland.
Seniors: The USDA has 2 scholarships for students seeking a degree in the field of agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related fields and attend an eligible 1890 and 1994 Land-Grant University. Contact Mrs. Amber for a link to the application. Deadline is January 31, 2021.
Friday, January 29 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.
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.
The following PACE students will not be at school TODAY. January 26th due to a school trip: Elisabeth Householder, Taylor Peters, Alli Turner, Jocelyn Fraser, Mason Lowe, Wyatt Koyle , Emily Conley
PACE is now taking Valentine orders. They are $5 and include a stuffed animal and a bag of candy. Orders are due by Feb. 3rd. Turn orders and money into Mrs. Cassie, Mrs. Natalie, or the office. Students can get an order form by the library.
Several students will be taking tests for FBLA and FBLA Middle Level this 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 this 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:
Tuesday, January 25 7th/Jr/Sr Boys Basketball vs. Hoxie beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 28 7th/Jr/Sr Girls Basketball at Corning beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Friday, January 29 7th/Jr/Sr. Boys Basketball at Corning beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 30 7th/Jr/Sr Boys Basketball at Hoxie beginning at 1:00 p.m.
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: -
TUESDAY, JAN 26-Breakfast-CEREAL GRAHAM CRACKERS FRUIT JUICE MILK
Lunch-SCRAMBLED EGGS, SAUSAGE, BISCUIT, GRAVY, TOTS, FRUIT, MILK 2nd CHOICE MINI CORN DOGS
***Seniors: Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program-Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 15th year. We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Scholarship Deadline - June 12, 2021.
Application Process-Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Full details are available on our site.
***Seniors: The AAFC is offering the AAFC scholarship and is available at http://www.theaaea.org You must be planning to major in the field of education, have at least a 3.0 GPA, exhibit a good citizenship record with no suspensions or expulsions, and participate in service or academic organizations or extracurricular activities. The completed application must be received on or before February 19, 2021
***Seniors: The USDA has 2 scholarships for students seeking a degree in the field of agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related fields and attend an eligible 1890 and 1994 Land-Grant University. Contact Mrs. Amber for a link to the application. Deadline is January 31, 2021.
**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 email@example.com . 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.