PJHS Announcements - February 12, 2018
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Monday, February 12, 2018

LUNCH  Chicken Spaghetti, Seasoned Green Beans, Romaine Salad, Fruit, Hot Roll and Milk

The band room is closed at lunch until further notice.  Band directors will not be issuing passes unless necessary to see a student.   Thank you.

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: 02/14/18

***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.


Mrs. Brewington has a few Tip-Off Shirts left and she is marking them down to $8. Go to her classroom at MD Williams if you want to purchase one.

Driver's Education - Driver's Ed will be offered at PJHS for Students at PJHS and PHS. on the following dates:  Tuesday, May 29thWednesday, May 30th, Thursday, May 31st, Friday, June 1st,  and Saturday, June 2nd (and/or Monday June 4th).  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m(1 hour lunch break).  Only 15 seats available.  Must have driver's permit and $200.00 paid to the PJHS office to be place on the Class list.  (checks should be dated May 29th and will be deposited on the first day of class).  Please see Mrs. Bandy in the Jr. High Office. 

Yearbooks are on sale until February 23. 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.  

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. 

7th grade Rotation 6 Mrs. Shelton's Art class needs to bring a 2-pocket folder with clasps, dividers, loose leaf paper, and a no. 2 pencil by the 2nd day of their new rotation. Please get supplies as soon as possible.

The library will be open after school Wednesday and Thursday this week but closed Monday and Tuesday after school.

Monday 2/12/18

Monday:  LINK, PRIDE, NJHS club pictures in the gym at 12:15

Anyone interested in trying out for Redskin cheerleader should meet in Mrs Nead’s room Monday, February 12, at 12:10.

SR Girls Redskins vs Cave City @ Harrisburg @ 4:00pm District Tournament

Tuesday 2/13/18

Tuesday:  Choir, Chess, Swim, Tennis club pictures in the gym at 12:15

There will be an FFA Officer Meeting on Tuesday at 12:10 to discuss the FFA week activities.  

SR Boys Redskins vs Gosnell @ Harrisburg @ 5:30pm District Tournament

Wednesday 2/14/18


7th grade football pictures Wednesday in the gym at 12:15.

Thursday 2/15/18

Friday 2/16/18


Feb 15-State Farmer Degree Applications due by 3:20pm
Feb 17-24-National FFA Week
Feb 17-Fam Sale

March 7,  9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. BRTC day for our 9th graders. 

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