PJHS Announcements - April 13, 2016
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Lunch: Taco Soup, Cheese Toast, Crackers, Broccoli florets, Applesauce, Milk.


7th grader who paid to go to the Discovery Park of America may sign up with a partner on the papers located between Mrs. Washburn's and Coach Housh's Room.

9th Grade: Any student interested in running the St. Jude's Half Marathon in Memphis next December please come see Mrs. Baty before Wednesday

Driver's Education Class: Driver's Ed will be offered at PJHS on May 26th, 27th, 31st, June 1st and 2nd from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (one hour break for lunch - lunch is not provided). Students will earn 0.5 elective Credit upon completion of class. In order to be placed on the list for driver's ed a student must have their Driver's Permit and a check in the amount of $200.00 (check will not be deposited until the first day of class). 6 seats available


The FFA Chapter heads to State Contest April 13th-15th please wish them luck.

Free Sports Physicals will be April 13th at 3:30 in the athletic complex.


All students and staff are invited to the Cornerstone Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, April 14th at 5:00 p.m. for a silent auction or at 6:00 p.m. for the Cornerstone students to make their presentation.This is one of LINK's alcohol and drug free prevention awareness meetings.

Wellman Sr High Relays… Release track members at 2:30

Redskin Cheerleading practices begin today.


Progress Reports go home today.

Lady Redskins vs GCT (V/JV) 4:00 at GCT… Release players at 1:45

Redskins vs Armorel (V 7/5) 4:30 at Armorel… Release players at TBA

April 15th/16th: Band Solo Ensembles (Grades 7-12)


Lady Redskins @ Marmaduke Classic

Project Graduation Redskin Dash 5K @ 8:00. Early registrations $25.00/Day of race $30.00.

Pre-register online at racesonline.com .

Upcoming Events:

April 17th - Pocahontas Public Schools Fine Arts Exhibition

April 18th: FFA Officer Forum with speeches and questions will take place April 18th at Lunch and during 5th hour today.

April 19th: FFA Elections for the 2015-2016 FFA officers will take place April 19th.

April 25th/26th: 9th Grade ACT Aspire.

April 27th/28th: 8th Grade ACT Aspire.

April 27th - 8th Grade Permission Slip and money - due today.

April 26th: SEGP 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Students have early dismissal)

April 28th: SEGP 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


May 2nd/3rd: 7th Grade ACT Aspire

May 5th: Seventh grade GT will present Project Fair

May 5 FBLA Awards, Nettleton

May 6th: The Pocahontas FFA Banquet will be May 6th at 6 Pm in the Jr. High Cafeteria.

May 9th: Senior High and Beginning Band Concert/Awards @ M.D. Williams Gym

May 11th: Silver Dollar City Permission Slip and Money - due today.

May 13th: 7th Grade Field Trip to Discovery Park - Departing at 6:00 a.m. Return at 5:00 p.m.

May 18th: 9th Grade Field Trip to BRTC - College Day.

May 19th: Semester Testing - Math

May 20th: Semester Testing - English

May 23rd: Semester Testing - Social Studies/others

May 19th: Jr. High Band Concert and Awards

May 24th: LINK/FBLA Silver Dollar City Field Trip - Be at school at 6:00 a.m. Return at 10:30 p.m.

May 25th - 27th - World OM in Iowa

May 25th: 8th Grade Blanchard Springs Field Trip. Depart at 7:00 a.m. Return at 4:30 p.m.

May 26th: Last Day of School - Report Card Pick up day.

May 26th - June 2nd: Driver's Education Class.