PJHS Announcements - January 31, 2018
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

LUNCH  Nachos, Lettuce/Tomato, Dragon Punch, Salsa, Fruit and Milk

Help support your PJHS/PHS choirs

and buy a ValenGram today!

For $10 you can send someone:

  • 2 chocolate roses

  • a personalized note

  • 1 song from the ValenGram list (sung by PJHS/PHS choirs)

On Sale during lunch:

01/29/18 - 02/12/18

Will be delivered on:


***You need to know at least 2 of the receiver's classes to purchase a ValenGram.***


Yearbooks are on sale until February 2. The cost is $30. Checks can be made to PJHS. Purchase in the library. 

The 2018 Miss Redskin Pageant has been scheduled for March 10th.  Forms are available in the office.  Deadline for entry is Monday, March 5th.  

FFA Members if you need to order an FFA Jacket you have until Thursday 2/1/18 to bring your money for the jacket.

FFA T-Shirts will be in this week please check with Mr. Washburn if you order a shirt.  

This semester Mrs. Phelps will not be tutoring after school, unless it is a scheduled cram session for a test.  Her students may stay with Mrs. McCallister Mon-Thur for tutoring.  Mrs. Phelps is available Mon-Thur before school.

Attention Parents & Students: There are to be no breakable items, oversized items or balloons on the school buses. Please keep this in mind when sending Valentine's Day items to your student. Your student's safety is our first priority.... Tracy Ingram, Transportation Director. 

Valentine's deliveries will not be held in the office.  Deliveries will be made directly to student at the time of delivery by the delivery person/florist etc. 

DO YOU HAVE TALENT? Sing? Dance? Play an instrument?  If so, try out for STARBURST!!  It is a music and variety show for Pocahontas students of all ages!! Try-outs will be after school on FEBRUARY 26th and FEBRUARY 28th, in PJHS GYM.  Certain spots are limited.  Information/applications are available in school offices.  DO NOT RETURN PAPER TO TEACHERS.  BRING THEM TO TRY OUTS.  call Kim Nead at PJHS for questions. 

Wednesday 1/31/18

9th grade #STEMinists going to the STEM leadership conference on Thursday need to have permission slips in to Mrs. Phelps Wednesday.  No slip, no trip.  We will leave PJHS by 7 a.m. so please do not be late.  Remember to bring money for breakfast. 

Student Council will have a working lunch today

FFA week Planning meeting 

Any junior or senior high baseball player that has fancloth money needs to turn it in to Coach Eddington no later than Wednesday the 31st.

JR Track practice after school until 4:45pm Wear something warm.

Thursday 2/1/18

FFA Greenhand/Chapter Degree Applications Due today.

FFA Local and State Proficiency Applications due this today.

Redskin Baketball 7th grade Boys, JB, SB vs Piggott @ Home @ 5:00pm/ 9th grade/  parent night for boys and girls

Friday 2/2/18

Pep Rally @ 9:30am in JR High Gym

ls of Promise applicants, do not forget that your submission deadline is Friday.  You must have the letter of recommendation in digital format to submit it.  If you need help, see Mrs. Phelps or your GoP mentor.  

Progress Reports go home

Redskin Basketball vs Corning @ Home 7th grade boys, JB,SB @ 4:00pm 

Monday 2/5/18

Tuesday 2/6/18

Redskins Basketball 7th girls, SG, SrBB,SB vs Highland @ Home @ 4:00pm (Senior Night)

Wednesday 2/7/18

Lady's Basketball 7th girls, SrBG,SG vs Corning @ Home @ 5:00pm

Thursday 2/8/18

Friday 2/9/18


Feb 3-10 Junior High District Basketball  tournament:  $4.00 adults/$3.00 student. No Student or Local Passes accepted. 
Feb 15-State Farmer Degree Applications due by 3:20pm
Feb 3-Regional quiz Bowl Tournament @ Trumann
Feb 17-24-National FFA Week
FFA members wanting to work on Farm Sale may come down at Lunch Everyday this week and next.  
Feb 17-FFA Farm Sale

April 16- PJHS ACT Aspire testing for 7th/8th GradeApril 17 - PJHS ACT Aspire testing for 7th/8th Grade
April 18- PJHS ACT Aspire testing for 9th Grade. 
April 19- PJHS ACT Aspire testing for 9th Grade. 
April 20 - PJHS ACT Aspire Make Up Day