PJHS Announcements - October 7, 2016
Bonnie Bandy, Secretary
Friday, October 07, 2016

Lunch: Chicken Sandwich, Tater Tots, Sand. Salad cup, Carrot stix, dip, Fruit and Milk.


2016-2017 FBLA Officers

President--Gary Jackson

Vice President--Ashlyn Crosby

Secretary--Gage Guthrie

Reporter--Catie Couch

Treasurer--Jenna Kester

Pocahontas Special Olympics T-Shirt Order forms are available in the office. T-shirt picture is on the office door. Orders need to be turned in to Mrs. Tabitha Phelps by October 19th.

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 entry fee.

Friday, Oct. 7th:

Circle of Friends will begin Monday!

A list of the friend groups are available outside of Mrs. Holt's door and the library window.

Last Day for ordering Homecoming Shirts.

Writers group meet today in library.

Redskin Football vs. Brookland (Away) @ 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 8th:

Good luck to the PJHS Chess Team as they compete in the CAAS tournament on Saturday in Little Rock.

Southeast Missouri Regional @ Sikeston, MO

Next Week:

Student Council will be sponsoring a photo booth in the library during Homecoming Week. Each day the theme will change to match the dress up theme of the day. For $1.00 students can get their picture made at lunch. Each student in the picture must pay the $1.00 fee.

Spirit Week (October 10 - 14th)

No hats, bandannas or mask are allowed. No face or body paints. Dress code applies to all days.

Monday, Oct. 10th:

Match Your Class Monday (Olympic Ring Colors)

7th Grade: Wear Yellow

8th Grade: Wear Green

9th Grade: Wear Blue

FB, Band, Cheer: Wear Black

Teacher/Staff: Wear Red

Picture Retake Day

Circle of Friends will begin Monday!

A list of the friend groups are available outside of Mrs. Holt's door and the library window.

Volleyball vs. Ridgefield Christian (Home) @ 4:30 (Jr. B, Jr, Sr)

Tuesday, Oct. 11th:

Math Testing

Twinkie Tuesday

Volleyball vs. Hoxie (Away) @4:30 p.m. (7, Jr B/A, Sr B/A)

Book Club is taking a field trip next Tuesday, October 11. We will be leaving school around 8:00 and returning by 1:00.

Cornerstone Coalition on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in computer lab C.

The Arkansas State Fair will be October 11th-23rd in Little Rock Arkansas.

Wednesday, Oct. 12th:


Olympic WINday (Favorite Olympic Sport)

FBLA Fall Conference in Jonesboro

Last day to purchase Mums thru LINK

LINK will be selling mums for Homecoming (Oct. 14). Posey Patch makes the mums, but you need to use a LINK order form so that we can get a small percentage of the profit. The mums cost is the same amount whether you order from them or LINK. The only way LINK gets a small percentage of the profit is if you use our order forms. Forms are located on the table outside Mrs. Cox's office.

Thursday, Oct. 13th:

Team USA Day (Red, White and Blue)

Science/Social Studies

Redskin 7th Grade Football vs. Cave City (Away) @ 5:30 p.m.

Junior High Football vs. Cave City (Away) @ 7:00 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 14th:

Red and White Day

LINK Homecoming Dance: Oct. 14, 2016

Time: 9:00-11:00 p.m.

Cost: $4.00 each

Sodas, Candy, Chips, Water will be sold.

D.J. is from Sound Extreme.

Only Pocahontas Jr. High Students are allowed.

Sponsored by LINK: Fundraiser for purchasing Red Ribbon Teaching Material.

Redskin Football vs. Cave City (Home) Homecoming 7:00 p.m.

Upcoming Events:

Cornerstone Coalition on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in computer lab C.

Oct. 15th - Redskin Classic (Here)

Oct. 15th - Senior High All Region Choir Tryouts @ Nettleton High School

Oct. 17th - Tornado Drill - 1st Period

Oct. 18th - Pocahontas Public Schools will conduct parent/teacher conferences for students in PJHS (grades 7-9 only) on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Parents are encouraged to meet with their child's teacher(s) between the hours of 3:30 p.m. through 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 18th: Report Cards/ PJHS Parent/Teacher Conferences (3:30 - 7:30 p.m.)

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

Oct. 19th - Flu Consent Forms due

Oct. 22nd - Junior High All Region Choir Tryouts @ Valley View Junior High School.

Week of October 24th - Red Ribbon Week/Teaching Week

Oct. 25th - Fire Drill - 4th Period

Oct. 26th - Flu Shots @ 1:00 p.m.

Oct 29th - Championship at the Rock @ Little Rock
Nov. 1st State Marching Band Championship @ North Little Rock (all day Tuesday)
Nov 14th: All-Region Jazz Tryouts (PM)
Dec. 3rd - JR High All-Region Tryouts @ Pocahontas