PJHS Announcements - February 29, 2016
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Monday, February 29, 2016

Lunch: Ham Slice, Mashed Potatoes/gravy, Blackeye peas, Spiced apples, Wheat Roll and Milk.


Yearbooks go on sale. Cost is $25. Purchase in the library. Sales end March 11th. No order forms are needed.


Redskins Baseball vs. Westside (JV) Home @ 4:30

F6 Rotations begins

Math Night (Grades 9 - 12) in the PHS Library at 5:30. Topics covered will be Career Pathways, Online Resources, Tutoring Schedules, Concurrent Credit Option, and techniques teachers use in classrooms.


Mrs. McCallister will not have tutoring on Tuesday (3-1-16).

Spring Pictures. Order forms will go home on Feb. 24th. Order forms and money must be presented at the time of pictures.

Redskins Baseball vs. Corning (V 7/5) Home @ 4:30 p.m.




Redskins Baseball vs. Greene County Tech (V 7/5) Away @ 4:30 p.m.


Regional OM

Upcoming Events:

March 7th - Band Concert Festival @ M.D. Williams - Time 6:30 p.m.

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 10/11 TBA - All-Region Concert Band - Jonesboro

March 11th: Wellness Day - all day.

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

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

March 17th: Pocahontas Public Schools will conduct parent/teacher conferences for students, in grades K-6 only, on Thursday, March 17, 2016. 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 17, 2016. 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 18, 2016.

March 17 - 24 - PHS Band Orlando Trip

March 18th: Qtr 3 Report Cards go home.

March 21st - 25th: Spring Break - Pocahontas Public Schools will be closed for Spring Break Monday, March 21 2016 through Friday, March 25, 2016. Pocahontas Public Schools will resume the regular schedule on Monday, March 28, 2016 for all students.