PJHS Announcements - February 1, 2018
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Thursday, February 01, 2018

LUNCH  BBQ Chicken Strips, Mixed Greens, Quick Baked Potato, Strawberry/Banana, Hot Roll 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.***

Project GraduationFundraiser

You can purchase these in the PJHS Library.

Purchase a Crush Soda to be delivered on Valentine's Day to any Pocahontas School student for $1.00

The recipient can then pay $1.00 to find out who has a "crush" on them.


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. 

Thursday 2/1/18

FFA Greenhand/Chapter Degree Applications Due today.

FFA Local and State Proficiency Applications due 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

Girls 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 

Saturday 2/3/18

Pocahontas is hosting the Junior High District Tournamnet
Feb 3-10 Junior High District Basketball  tournament:  $4.00 adults/$3.00 student. No Student or Local Passes accepted. 

JG vs Cave City @ 3:15pm

Regional quiz Bowl Tournament @ Trumann

Club pictures will be next week. 2/5-2/9  Here is the schedule:

Monday 2/5  Girls of Promise/STEM
                      Circle of Friends

Tuesday 2/6  Student Council

Wednesday 2/7  FFA
                            Library Aides

Thursday2/8  FBLA

Friday 2/9  LINK
                  Chess team

If you are in these clubs you need to meet in the Jr. High Gym at 12:15 for pictures.  Don't be late!

Monday 2/5/18

JB vs Westide @ 7:45pm
Feb 3-10 Junior High District Basketball  tournament:  $4.00 adults/$3.00 student. No Student or Local Passes accepted. 

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 15-State Farmer Degree Applications due by 3:20pm
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