PJHS Announcements - February 9, 2016
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Lunch: Ground Beef Macaroni, Romaine Salad, Corn, Cherry Cobbler, Hot roll and Milk.


Mrs. Kercheval will be gone from Tuesday at lunch through the rest of the week. There will be no lunch activities in her room this week.

Lunchroom trays "red" are only for cafeteria and student center. All other lunches should be taken in "to go" trays for meetings, library etc.

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.


Ninth grade GT group that meets second hour will not begin until 9:05.

Fourth hour 9th grade GT will meet at the regular time.

The afternoon ninth grade GT groups will not meet this week.

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.


7th grade GT will not meet this week.

Circle of Friends and LINK - Club Pictures

Swim Team pictures at pool @ 4:00 p.m.


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


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.


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.


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. Dress Themes Days are just for FFA Members.

Feb. 24th: 7th and 8th Grade FFA Presentation - 1st hour.

Feb. 25th: 8th Grade Tours of the Agriculture Building/Shop/Barn during Science Class.

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