PHS Announcements - Tuesday, September 27th
Dianna Johnson
Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Tuesday, September 27th


“Values are principles and ideas that bring meaning to the seemingly mundane experience of life. A meaningful life that ultimately brings happiness and pride requires you to respond to temptations as well as challenges with honor, dignity, and courage.

Lunch: Bowtie Pasta Salad, Romaine Lettuce, Cherry Tomatoes, Diced Ham, Egg, Ranch, Assorted Fruit & Milk


This week is College Application Week !!!Students need to come by Ms. Crutcher's office and either apply for college or show proof that they have applied for college and sign-up. Next Monday (10/3) there will be a drawing of participants for a $50 Wal-Mart gift card, a $25 iTunes gift card, and a BRTC sweatshirt.

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.

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

NHS- NHS Members, please bring socks no later than Wednesday... SOCK DRIVE ENDS Wednesday!

Also, DUES much be paid no later than this Friday, September 30th!!

Last Week to Order Fruit and Meat from the Pocahontas FFA. 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.

Student Ambassador applications (11th & 12th grade only) are available online at as well as by the bulletin board by the office. Being a Student Ambassador prepares students for participation in community affairs as well as furthering the mission of the Randolph County Chamber of Commerce. All Senior Ambassadors are eligible for the $500 Randolph Co Chamber of Commerce Student Ambassador Scholarship. Applications are due no later than Friday, September 30th to the office.

ACT Prep Sessions will be offered during the 2016-17 school year for students interested in review sessions prior to National ACT Test. Each Prep Session will be from 3:30-4:30. Prep dates are 10/4, 10/5, 10/6, 10/11, 10/12, 10/13. Check your email and sign up for date and subject.

The last day LINK dues can be paid is at the meeting October 6th! Drop by the choir room at lunch that day and get the latest info.

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.

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.

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

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.


Girls Golf State Tournament - Good Luck Girls !!! We are proud of you.

All FBLA members need to come by Mrs. Blalock’s room today to to vote for officers.

Tennis vs Piggott AT Home @ 4:00

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

FFA Officer Meeting at 12:05

Any FBLA member who wants to attend the Fall Leadership Conference, Wednesday October 12th at the ASU Convocation Center needs to sign up and pick up a permission slip no later than Tuesday, September 27th. If you are not signed up by then, you can not go!


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 Wednesday, September 28th at 7 a.m. at the flagpole in front of MD Williams. Donuts served afterwards.


Tennis District teams meet AT Allen Park, Jonesboro @ 4:00

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


Josten’s Senior Graduation Orders

There will be a History Club meeting in Ms. Galvan's classroom on Friday during lunch.

Football vs Harrisburg AT Harrisburg @ 7:00


Band - Cabot Invitational @ Cabot

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 21st - Senior Night for Fall Athletes & Band

October 22nd - ACT - Registration deadline September 16th

October 25th - Fall Picture (10th & 11th grade) 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

--- ACT Prep Session sign ups and dates

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:


Seniors check the list, on the board across the office, for the correct spelling of your name. This is the way your name will appear on your diploma. If your name is spelled incorrectly let the office know.

Seniors: PARENT ADS FOR 2017 YEARBOOK CAN BE PURCHASED NOW! Buy the ad size you want now, and turn in all pictures and write up before Christmas break.

Page Sizes and Prices:

1/8 = $50.00

1/4 = $80.00

1/2 = $110.00

Full Page = $200.00

Full Spread (2 Full Pages) = $350.00