PJHS Announcements - December 8, 2015
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Tuesday, December 08, 2015

Lunch: Stromboli, Mixed green salad, Italian Veggies, Peaches and Milk.


The PHS Booster Club is selling Tip-off shirts. Picture of shirt is posted on Office door. The shirts can be purchased from Mrs. Brewington at M.D. Williams and cost $10 each. Sizes are Youth Large to Adult XXXL.

Any 7th, 8th or 9th grader that is interested in trying out for Volleyball this spring needs to stop by and sign up in Coach Brooks' room by Friday, December 11. In order to try out you must go through off season.

LINK, Agri and Student Council will be collecting CAN foods for the local food banks. Our goal is at least 1000 cans of food. We need them by December 16th. If St. Paul's school can collect 5000 cans, surely we can get 1000. Please give like you were hungry. Anyone can give!

PJHS Parent Center Fundraiser: SportsSmencils Pencils $1.00 each.


Mrs. Cox is not here today. She is in a Workshop.

I will not be tutoring on Tuesday this week.

Mrs. McCallister will not have tutoring on Tuesday.

Pocahontas Lady Redskin vs. Trumann (7th, JG, SG) (Away) @ 5:00 p.m. Players will be dismissed at 2:30 p.m.

Eastern District FFA Leadership Contest will take place today at ASU in Jonesboro at 9:00 a.m. Please wish them all good luck next week.


PJHS Lady Redskins vs. Cave City (Away) @ 6:30 p.m. Players will be dismissed at 2:00 p.m.


There will be a CDE meeting on Thursday and Friday of this week to discuss the upcoming Judging Season. This meeting will take place at 12:10 each day.

Swim Meet - Home - CANCELLED

The PHS and PJHS Choirs will also be singing Christmas carols at the two area nursing homes on Thursday morning December 10th. A list of students will be provided for teachers to dismiss them from 2nd - 4th hour classes.


There will be a CDE meeting on Thursday and Friday of this week to discuss the upcoming Judging Season. This meeting will take place at 12:10 each day.

Spelling Bee (8th Grade - 2nd Period) (7th Grade - 3rd Period)

LINK Merry Christmas party. The cost is $5.00/person. The $5.00 will pay for 2+ pieces of pizza, soda, candy and cake. No one has ever left hungry from one of our Christmas parties. LINK members only.

Upcoming Events:

Dec. 14th - Band Christmas Concert @ 6:30 p.m. - M.D. Williams Gym.

Dec. 16th - LINK field trip forms and money need to be turned in to Mrs. Cox no later than December 16th. You may ask one friend to go on the trip with you, but they still have to pay their $29.00 just like you do. Permission forms are outside Mrs. Cox office.

Dec. 15th - Science/Social Studies - Semester Testing

Dec. 16th - Math - Semester Testing

Dec. 17th - English/Others - Semester Testing

Dec. 18th - End of 1st Semester.

Dec. 18th - LINK Field Trip

Dec. 21st - Jan. 3rd - Christmas Break. Schools in session Monday, Jan. 4, 2016.

Athletic passes will be handed out to Basketball, Cheerleaders, Swim Team and Pep Band students by their Coaches and Directors. Winter Athletic passes are good for winter sports only (Basketball games). You must show your Athletic pass to the gate workers in order to enter the event for free. If you do not have your pass, you must pay the entry fee. Fall Athletic passes are not good for Basketball Games.