PJHS Annoucements - March 13, 2017
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary

Lunch: Chicken Nuggets, Mashed potatoes/gravy, Steamed Broccoli, Apple wedges, Hot roll and Milk.

General:

LINK's end of the year trip to Silver Dollar City is scheduled for Tuesday, May 23, 2017. I will get permission forms and cost out before Friday of this week.

Mrs. Murray's first period 9th graders need to come by Mrs. Cox's office today to sign up for their BRTC Career Choice for Wednesday. Mrs. Nead's 1st and 3rd period classes need to go by Mrs. Nead's classroom today and sign up for your BRTC Career Choice for Wednesday.

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. )

Monday, March 13th:

Mrs. McCallister will not have tutoring on Monday.

There will be no CDE practices for Mr. Washburn's Teams Monday and Tuesday.

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:

There will be no CDE practices for Mr. Washburn's Teams Monday and Tuesday.

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:

FFA: We will start collecting FFA Banquet Money March 15th the cost is one dollar and must be paid by April 14th.

FFA members interested in running for FFA office will need to pick up an application on Thursday March 15th and must be returned by March 31st by 3:20 PM.

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:

Mrs. McCallister will not have tutoring on Thursday.

LINK Happy Birthdays will be this Thursday at lunch in the student center. Anyone with a birthday in January, February, or March may come and get cake and soda. LINK is glad you were born!

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).

May 23rd - LINK's end of the year trip to Silver Dollar City.