PJHS Announcements - February 8, 2016
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary

Lunch: Ravioli Casserole, Steamed broccoli, Apple Slices, Roll and Milk.

General:

A big congratulations to the PJHS Quiz Bowl team for being undefeated and taking the championship at the 2016 Regional Quiz Bowl tournament on Saturday. They will advance to state tournament play on February 20. Team members are Taylor Kingery, Logan Little, Rob Mason, Peyton Owens, Peyton Stallings, Layton Stockwell, and Gary Jackson. Taylor Kingery was also named All-Tournament and Tournament MVP.

Valentines Day is getting close! Send your "Special Person" a Singing Valentine on Friday, Feb. 12th! The PHS and PJHS Choirs will be singing the "Valograms" at PJHS in the morning, and at PHS after lunch! Get your order form to Coach Guess soon! Order forms are also in the PJHS office. Please give the form to Coach Guess. Price is $12 for a song, Valentine card, and a small box of chocolates.

Monday:

Pep Rally - 6th Period @ 2:00 p.m. (will call from office)

Fire Marshalls, Library Aides, Writing Club and Book Club - Club Pictures - during lunch in PJHS Gym.

Boys in grades 7-9 interested in running track need to meet with Coach Chester today at 12:15 in PJHS Gym.

Student council is sponsoring Valentine's Cards for people in nursing homes. We will have all of the supplies needed to create cards to brighten the residents' day but we need YOU to come make a card! The card making station will be set up in the Jr. High gym at lunch.

8th grade will be able to come make cards on Monday, Februrary 8.

Lady Redskins vs Highland (7th, SG) at Home @ 5:00

Junior Boys Basketball vs. Highland (Away) @ 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday:

FFA / Anti-Bullying Club/ABC - Club Pictures

Girls in grades 7-9 interested in running track need to meet with Coach Chester today at 12:15 in PJHS Gym.

Student council is sponsoring Valentine's Cards for people in nursing homes. We will have all of the supplies needed to create cards to brighten the residents' day but we need YOU to come make a card! The card making station will be set up in the Jr. High gym at lunch.

7th and 9th grades will be able to make cards on Tuesday, February 9.

District Swim Meet @ Paragould. Swimmers will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m.

Redskins vs Harrisburg (SBB,SB) at Harrisburg @ 6:00

Lady Redskins vs. Highland (JR) at Highland 7:45 p.m.

Wednesday:

Circle of Friends and LINK - Club Pictures

Thursday:

Redskins vs Corning (SBB, SB) at Home @ 6:00

Friday:

PJHS has the following delivery scheduled for Valentine Day Deliveries: PJHS will accept deliveries between 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 12th. Deliveries to students will not be made until after 2:00 p.m. this day. Also, please be reminded of building and bus policies regarding balloons or large items.

Saturday:

Pocahontas Project Graduation Formal Dress Sale - February 13th at MD Williams gym. First dress entry is $10 and each additional dress is $5 (jewelry and accessories are no charge). All profits are yours. Drop off from 9-10 a.m. and Open Sale 10-2:00 p.m.

FFA Farm Sale will be February 13th starting at 9:00 A.M. at the Peanut Company in East Pocahontas. FFA members that are out to help with farm sale check with Mr. Hogan to find out what day you are out.

Project Graduation Formal Dress Sale at MD Williams gym- Drop off: 9-10 am. Open Sale from 10:00 -2:00 p.m.

Monday:

Pocahontas Public Schools will not be in session on Monday, February 15, 2016. Schools will be closed in observance of Presidents' Day. Pocahontas Public Schools will resume the regular schedule on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 for all students.


Upcoming Events:

Feb. 17th: 8th grade GT will all meet during 6th hour.

National FFA Week will be February 20th-27th

Feb. 26th: F5 Rotations end.

Feb. 29th: F6 Rotations begin.

March 8th: Qtr 3 Testing: English/Others

March 9th: Qtr 3 Testing: Science/Social Studies

March 10th: Qtr 3 Testing: Math

March 11th: End of Qtr 3 - Make up day for testing.

March 12th: Mrs. Redskin Pageant. Registration forms are available in the office or with Mrs. Nead. The deadline is March 4th.

March 14th/15th: Starburst Performances

March 15th: PJHS will attend Starburst Performance 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

March 18th: Qtr 3 Report Cards go home.

March 21st - 25th: Spring Break