PHS Announcements - Tuesday, October 4th
Dianna Johnson

PHS ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuesday, October 4th

CHARACTER TRAIT: Honesty/Integrity

“Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living and truth loving” James E. Faust

Lunch: Chicken Nuggets, Carrot Coins, Corn, Fresh Fruit, Hot Roll & Milk

GENERAL NEWS

YEARBOOK NEWS-- OCTOBER 3-7 IS NATIONAL YEARBOOK WEEK!

To celebrate Jostens is offering anyone who buys a yearbook online during the week a chance to win one of five Go Pro cameras! Go tojostensyearbook.com to order your yearbook for the BACK-TO-SCHOOL special price of $35.00. PLUS personalization is available for an extra $5.00. During the back to school sale, students can get up to 4 icons free with when choosing personalizing with name (icons are normally $3.00 each). Plus online offers monogramming and crests (icons not available with these options).

FBLA: Fall Leadership Conference permission slips are due Friday, October 7th. If you have not picked up a permission slip please see Mrs. Blalock or Mrs. Hall.

Homecoming information: Spirit Week (October 10 - 14th)

Dress code applies to all days.

Monday 10/10: Match Your Class Monday (Olympic Ring Colors)

Sophomores: Wear Yellow

Juniors: Wear Green

Seniors: Wear Blue

Football, Band, Cheer: Wear Black

Teachers/Staff: Wear Red

Tuesday 10/11: Twinkie Tuesday

Wednesday 10/12: Olympic WINday (Favorite Olympic Sport)

Thursday 10/13: Team USA Day (Red, White and Blue)

Friday 10/14: Red and White Day

2016 Homecoming Shirts are now on sale through Friday, October 7th at 12:00pm. These may be purchased from Mr. Phelps at PHS or Coach Brooks at PJHS. White t-shirts $10.00 for Youth Small, Medium, and Large and Adult Small, Medium, Large and X-Large. Please add $2.00 for Adult 2XL and 3XL. White with Black sleeve baseball style shirts $15.00 for Youth Small, Medium, and Large and Adult Small, Medium, Large and X-Large. Please add $2.00 for Adult 2XL and 3XL. The same design is on both the t-shirts and baseball style shirts. Alma Spikes and MD Williams student will have an order form sent home. This years homecoming theme is "Going for the Gold". For pictures see the bulletin board across from the office.

Homecoming Dance Date Sign-Up Sheet is in the office. Deadline to sign up your date is Oct. 13th.

Circle of Friends applications can be picked up in the office. They need to be returned to Mrs. Courtney Throesch or the office. 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, please join us for lunch on Thursday in Ms. Galvan’s room.

Anyone interested in Chess come see Mrs. Miller on Wednesday. Chess practice will be Wednesdays at noon.

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

DRAMA CLUB MEETING DURING LUNCH EVERY WEDNESDAY

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

ACT Prep Sessions will be offered during the 2016-17 school year for students interested in review sessions prior to the National ACT test. Each prep session will be from 3:30-4:30 and dates are 10/4, 10/5, 10/6. 10/11, 10/12, 10/13. Check your email and sign up for the 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 October 28th 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 jostensyearbooks.com or see Mrs. Sullinger in Room 4. (For the first time, personalizing with monograms or a crest is available, but only for orders online at jostensyearbooks.com.)

*October 29th will being 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 $2.00 entry fee.

TUESDAY

There will be a Student Council meeting at lunch in Ms. Hackworth’s room. Bring your lunch.

Those interested in Chess Club meet in Mrs. Miller's room at the Junior high during lunch.

Please excuse the cheerleaders 5th hour on Tuesday, October 4th, for pictures. They will report directly to the field after lunch.

Golf - Boys State Tournament AT Stuttgart Country Club !!! Good luck. We are proud of you !!!

District Tennis Meet @ Allen Park in Jonesboro !!! Good luck - Go Redskins !!!

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

ACT Prep Sessions 3:30 - 4:30

WEDNESDAY

PHS NHS will meet Wednesday at 12:10 in the student center to make sure dues are paid, discuss the clothing closet and an opportunity for service hours.

LINK officers are to meet in the choir room at 11:45 Wednesday. All officers are required to attend this meeting. (Brittney Waire, DJ Hilton, Maria Flores, Stone Weiand, Gabrelle Hoffman, Lacey Courtney, & Clark Chastain)

ACT Prep Sessions 3:30 - 4:30

THURSDAY

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

Thursday is the LAST DAY to join PHS LINK. Drop by the choir room Thursday at lunch! Dues are $5. You can give them to Mrs. Phelps or Mrs. Moffett at the meeting Thursday. (You do not take your money to Mrs. Cox at PJHS.) Thursday's LINK meeting will cover our part in the Homecoming festivities! Be sure to see how you can join in on the fun!

ACT Prep Sessions 3:30 - 4:30

FRIDAY

Josten’s will be here around 10:00 for Senior Orders for those who did not place orders last week. Last chance to speak with Blake and place an order in person. Orders after today will have to be done online.

Football vs Brookland AT Brookland @ 7:00

SATURDAY

Southeast Missouri Regional @ Sikeston, MO

UPCOMING EVENTS

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 16gh

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

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

October 29th - 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 1st, 2017

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

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

---PSAT/NMSQT Jack Kent Cooke College Scholarship

---ACT Prep Session sign ups and dates (10/4, 10/5, 10/6, 10/11, 10/12, 10/13)

---B. Davis Scholarship - $1000 - Deadline May 22nd, 2017

---Discover UALR College Day - October 7th & October 28th

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: http://www.hsu.edu/Forms/Tours.html

SENIOR NEWS

Seniors check the list, on the board across from 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.

On October 26th seniors will have the opportunity to attend a College Fair at Williams Baptist College. We will be leaving PHS at 8:15 and returning to campus no later than 10:00. In order to attend you must pre- register at www.gotocollegefairs.com and also complete the consent to travel form that is attached to this email. Please return your consent to travel form to Mrs. Hogan by 3:30 pm October 17th. No late forms will be accepted.

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

Page Sizes and Prices:

⅛ = $50.00

¼ = $80.00

½ = $110.00

Full Page = $200.00

Full Spread (2 Full Pages) = $350.00

SPACE IS LIMITED, SO GET YOUR SPOT TODAY!