PHS Announcements - Wednesday, September 21st
Dianna Johnson
Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Wednesday, September 21st


“One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say” Bryant McGill

Lunch: Oven Roasted Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Black Eyed Peas, Romaine Salad, Assorted Fresh Fruit, Roll & Milk


See You at the Pole is a time of student led prayer for our nation, city, and school. Hope to see all who would like to participate next Wednesday, September 28th at 7 a.m. at the flag pole in front of MD Williams. Donuts served afterwards.

Students must have a Drug Screening Consent form on file in the PHS office to participate in extra-curricular activities or to drive on to campus. If you have not filled one out please stop by the office to pick one up. Drug screen forms are due Wednesday, September 21st

Mr. Miller will be offering tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays before school or directly after school. Please make sure to let him know if you will be attending. Students can also stop by his room during 4th hour, if needed.

Student Ambassador applications (11th & 12th grade only) are available online at as well as by the bulletin board by the office. Applications are due no later than Friday, September 30th to the office.

Circle of Friends applications can be picked up in the office. They need to be returned to Mrs. Courtney Throesch or the office please. Applications need to be turned in soon so we can get started !!!

Art Club enrollment is open through the month of September. If you are interested in joining Art Club, please join us for lunch on Thursdays in Ms. Galvan's room. Next meeting is this Thursday, September 22nd..

S.W.A.T will meet every Wednesday in Mrs. Baty's room at lunch… Bring your lunch.


FFA T-Shirts are now on sale. Each shirt is $10.00

PHS LINK is selling REDSKIN SPIRIT SHIRTS for a fundraiser! ☆Only $10!☆ See Mrs. Phelps or Mrs. Cox to order. Step Aside for the Tribe!! Picture of shirt on bulletin board. Friday, September 23rd is the last day to order.

The Fruit and Meat Sale will continue unit September 30th if you anyone interested in ordering fruit or meat please see and FFA Member or contact Mr. Washburn, Mr. Hogan or Mr. James. The fruit and meat will be delivered the week of December 5th.

The Randolph County Health Department will be here on Wednesday, October 26th to administer the flu vaccine. Consent forms will be sent home with students in the upcoming weeks. Consents must be returned to the school nurse by Wednesday, October 19th.

YEARBOOKS ARE ON SALE! Pre-order your 2017 yearbook by Oct. 28 for the BACK-TO-SCHOOL SPECIAL of $35.00 (the lowest price of the year)! Add personalization for $5.00 and receive up to 4 free icons. To order go online at or see Mrs. Sullinger in Room 4. (For the first time, personalizing with a monograms or a crest is available, but only for orders online at

*Oct. 29th will begin our fall sale: yearbooks will be $40.00, personalization $5.00 (monogram and crests will still be available online only), and icons $3.00 each.

ALL students who drive and park on our campus must have a current hang tag.

Morning Traffic: For safety reasons cars are not to make U-turns on the west end of the campus by the Home Ec buildings coming back to the PHS campus.

Fall athletic passes are accepted at the gate for fall sporting events. Students must show their pass at the gate for free entry, otherwise students are to pay the $2 entry fee.


NHS- Meeting Wednesday September 21st @ 12:10 in the Student Center to discuss the SOCK DRIVE, Clothing Closet, and membership DUES!!

There will be a Jr class meeting (for those who want to work on Homecoming) immediately after school today in Mrs Lynch's room.

Seniors who are interested in working on the Homecoming Float and Tailgate should come to Study Hall at 12:10 on Thursday.


Josten’s will be here for Senior Graduation Order presentation at 8:00 and Junior Ring Orders at 10:00

ART CLUB will meet Thursday at lunch in Ms. Galvan's room. Anyone interested in joining Art Club is welcome to attend.

Seniors who are interested in working on the Homecoming Float and Tailgate should come to Study Hall at 12:10

Last day to order LINK T-shirts

There will be a Jr class meeting (for those who want to work on Homecoming) immediately after school today in Mrs Lynch's room.

Tennis vs Westside AT Home @ 4:00 (make up match from 9/13)

Volleyball (7th, JRB/A, SRB/A) vs Hoxie AT Home @ 4:30


Pep Rally @ 2:05… students will be dismissed by intercom

Integrity First Tailgate Party

Football vs Trumann AT Home @ 7:00


Crusader Invitational @ Jackson, TN

Volleyball (Sr High) ASU Playday AT ASU


September 19th - 24th - FFA- Northeast District Fair in Jonesboro

September 27th - FFA Officer Meeting at 12:05

September 30th - Josten’s Senior Graduation Orders

October 1st - Cabot Invitational @ Cabot

October 1st - FFA Chapter will be going to Pumpkin Hollow at 5:00 p.m.

October 8th - Southeast Missouri Regional @ Sikeston, MO

October 11th - 23rd - Arkansas State Fair in Little Rock, AR

October 15th - REDSKIN CLASSIC (Home)

October 18th - Region Marching Festival @ Paragould (Tuesday PM)

October 19th - PSAT

October 20th - Senior Composite Retakes

October 22nd - ACT - Registration deadline September 16th

October 25th - Fall Retake Day

October 27th - UCA Rep - Counselor’s Office 11:40 - 12:15… Students drop in to visit

October 29: Championship at the Rock @ Little Rock

...News from the Counselor

Be sure to check your email often. Mrs. Hogan is sending out information daily. Below is some of the info she has already sent out.

--- FAFSA changes for the 2017-18 year

--- Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship - $1000 - Deadline June 1, 2017

--- Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship - $1000 - Deadline June 1, 2017

--- Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship - $1000 - Deadline June 1, 2017

--- PSAT/NMSQT Jack Kent Cooke College Scholarship

Henderson State is offering "Reddie for Henderson" preview day Thursday, October 13th. Seniors that would like to attend please access the registration form by clicking on the following website:


SENIOR baby pictures are DUE FRIDAY, SEPT 16. Please bring them to Mrs. Sullinger in Room 4.

SENIORS that are interested in learning more about a career in health care. Planning and preparation is now underway for both “ADay in the Life -Variety and “A Day in the Life of a Nurse”. These one day programs help aimed at helping High School Seniors make a decision about a medical career by providing information, interaction with professionals, tours, and hands-on activities. Applications for these programs can be picked up in the nurse's office. All Applications should be submitted to UAMS Northeast in Jonesboro by September 23. Space is limited so students may only apply to one of these. Selected participants will be notified by text or email of their acceptance.