PJHS Announcements - March 11, 2016
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Friday, March 11, 2016

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


ALL Redskin Cheerleaders need to have uniforms turned in by Friday March 18th. You must take your uniforms to Mrs. Nead personally and sign paperwork that they are turned in. DO NOT leave them in the office.

REDSKIN CHEERLEADING TRY-OUTS are April 29th. Practices begin April 14th. YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PRACTICE WITHOUT A PHYSICAL. Physicals will be given April 13th. See Mrs. Nead for a physical form. Anyone interested in trying out for REDSKIN CHEERLEADING should meet on Mrs. Nead's classroom Wednesday, March 16th, at lunch.

Students are not allowed to wear hats of any type in the school buildings.

NJHS dues for invitees must be received by Mrs. Blanchard or Mrs. Murray by March 18.

We will be attending STARBURST in the MD WIlliams gym on Tuesday, March 15th. The cost of attending the performance is $1. If you plan to attend the performance, please bring money. Those not attending will go to study hall.

The NIGHT performance of Starburst is Tuesday March 15 at 6pm in MD WILLIAMS GYM. Cost is $5 for adults and $2 for students. Please come and see our amazing talent at Pocahontas School District!


Mrs. Kercheval is not here today.

Wellness Day - all day: Students will be on a regular schedule on Friday, March 11th (Wellness Day). Students are to follow and stay in their regular scheduled class each period. Attendance will be taken each period.

Students should wear comfortable clothing and shoes (still following school dress code policy)

Last Day to purchase a Yearbook

End of Qtr 3 - Make up day for testing.

Crowley's Ridge Classic Livestock Show Contest will take place March 11th and 12th at Paragould Arkansas.

Regional Quiz Bowl

Redskins vs Riverside (V) at Home @ 4:30. Today's high school home game against Riverside is still on as of right now. 4:30 start. If something changes I will let everyone know.

Junior high will not have training this evening.


The Miss Redskin Pageant begins at 3:00 on Saturday in MD Williams gym. Admission is $2 for students and $4 for adults.

Redskins vs. Lonoke/Clinton (V). Saturday's games against Lonoke and Clinton at Beebe Saturday have been officially rained out. No makeup date has been determined.

Mrs. Redskin Pageant.


March 13th: Daylight Saving Time Begins

Upcoming Events:

March 15th: PJHS will attend Starburst Performance 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Admission is $1.00 to be taken up at the door)

March 17th: Any student in grade 8 - 11 who is interested in being on the golf team next year, please meet with Coach Hausman at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, March 17th. This meeting will take place in Coach Hausman's room in the Junior High - 8th grade hall.

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 (Students will depart at 6:00 p.m. )

The Randolph Country Spring Livestock Show Contest will be March 19th at 5:00 PM at the Randolph Country Fairgrounds.

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