PJHS Announcements - March 10, 2017
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary

Lunch: Fish Sandwich, Pinto Beans, Cole Slaw, Fruit and Milk.

General:

Congratulations !! 2017 District CDE Contest Results; Katelyn Wattiney (7th place); Collin Bibb (7th Place); Carley Smith (4th Place); Jacob Endicott (2nd Place); Shawn Crawford (3rd Place); Hunter Delgadillo (3rd Place); Jeffrey Hart (3rd Place) Austin Hilton (3rd Place); Taylor Donner (10 Place) Natalie Ballard (10th Place); Lundyn Dooley (8th Place).

Qualified for State April 13th - 14th: Katelyn Wattiney, Collin Bibb, Carley Smith, Jacob Endicott, Shawn Crawford, Hunter Delgadillo, Jeffrey Hart, Austin Hilton, and Lundyn Doooley.

Driver's Education Class Sign ups - Students must have a Driver's Permit in order to take the class. Only 6 seats available. First come/first serve. Must have $200.00 check (check can be dated May 25th) to place name on list and Driver's Permit. Sign up in PJHS Office. Classes will be May 25th, 26th, 30th, 31st and June 1st. (8:00 - 5:00 p.m. )

Friday, March 10th:

Mrs. Kercheval is not here today.

March 12th: Daylight Saving Time Begins - Spring ahead.
Starburst Dress Rehearsal after school at M.D. Williams Gym.

NJHS new member dues WILL NOT be accepted after Friday, March 10.

End of 3rd Qtr.

NJHS new member dues are due by March 10. The dues are $20.

Monday, March 13th:

Redskin Baseball vs. Melbourne (Away) @ 4:30 p.m. Please release the players at 2:30 p.m.

Lady Redskins Softball vs. Westside (Home) @ 4:00 p.m. (V/JV). Please release the players at 3:00 p.m.

Starburst NIGHT performance will beMonday March 13th6-9pm @ M.D. Williams Gym. Cost for admission the show is $2 for students and $4 for adults.

Tuesday, March 14th:

Peco Foods Jr. High Relays

Redskin Baseball vs. Cave City (Home) @ 4:30 p.m. (V, JV(5)).

Lady Redskins Softball vs. Cave City (Home) @ 4:00 p.m. (V/JV). Please release the players at 3:00 p.m.

Starburst Performance - PJHS- students will attend Starburst at 1 pm. Admission is $1

City of Pocahontas Spring Baseball/Softball Registration forms available in the office. Sign up before March 14th.

Wednesday, March 15th:

Lady Redskins Softball vs. Walnut Ridge (Home) @ 4:00 p.m. (V/JV). Please release the players at 3:00 p.m.

9th Grade - College Day at BRTC.

FFA Officer Applications will be available on March 15th and must be turned in by March 31st.

Thursday, March 16th:

Peco Foods Sr. High Relays

Redskin Baseball vs. Corning (Away) @ 4:30 (V,JV(5). Please release the players at 3:00 p.m.

March Band Concert @ 6:30 p.m. (PJHS gym)

Early Dismissal 2:25 p.m.

Pocahontas Public Schools will conduct parent/teacher conferences for students, in grades K-6 only, on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Parents are encouraged to meet with their child's teacher(s) between the hours of 3:30 p.m. through 7:30 p.m.

Because of the conferences, school will be dismissed early for all students on Thursday, march 16, 2017. Alma Spikes Elementary walkers will be dismissed at 1:55 p.m and bus students at 2:10 p.m. All other students in grades 3-12 will be dismissed at 2:25 p.m. Lunches will be served. Classes will resume on the regular schedule Friday, March 17, 2017.

Friday, March 17th:

Redskins vs. Brookland (Away) @ 4:30 p.m. (V,JV(5). Please release the players at 2:15 p.m.

Lady Redskins Softball @ Brookland Tournament TBA (V)

Report Cards go home and are available on HAC.

Saturday, March 18th:

The Pocahontas FFA Spring Livestock Show will take place March 18th at the Randolph County Fairgrounds starting a 11 AM.
9th Annual Jammin' In the Jungle Basketball Tournament - March 31st - April 1st. Sponsored by: Pocahontas Project Graduation 2017. Entry Fee: $110 Entry Deadline: March 20th
Monica Brewington - Tournament Director (870) 243-2744 or monica.brewington@pocahontaspsd.com

Spring Break: March 20th - 24th: Spring Break

Upcoming Events:

April 14th: Good Friday - No School

April 14th: FFA Banquet will be May 4th and the cost will be one dollar to come to banquet and must be paid by April 14th so we can get a head count of who will be attending the Pocahontas FFA Banquet.
April 20th - Band Solo & Ensemble @ Highland
2017 ACT Aspire Summative Testing Schedule for PJHS

Monday, April 17th - 9th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.)

Tuesday, April 18th - 9th Grade - (8:00 - 11:05 a.m.)

Tuesday, April 25th - 8th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.)

Wednesday, April 26th - 8th Grade - (8:00 -11:05 a.m.)

Thursday, April 27th - 7th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.)

Friday, April 28th - 7th Grade - (8:00 - 11:05 a.m.)

May 1st - Beginning Band & Senior High Band Concert & Awards @ 6:30 p.m. (MD Williams gym)

May 3: FBLA Spring Conference/Awards Nettleton High School

May 4th: FFA Banquet.

May 15th - Junior High Band Concert & Awards @ 6:30 p.m. (MD Williams gym).