Announcements 1/31/19
Tiffany Lindner
Thursday, January 31, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS 1/31/19

LUNCH:  Chicken Rings, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Blackeye Peas, Fruit and Milk

GENERAL:  

The Miss Redskin pageant will be March 2, 2019 at Pocahontas Junior High gym.  It is open to Pre-K thru 12th grade students.  Registration forms are available in all school offices.  Deadline for registration in February 25th.   

Little Caesar Pizza kits are being sold by LINK members. Deadline to order is Feb. 11, and the delivery to school will be Feb. 15. 

Get your Valentine's Day outfit ready for Project Cupid!  Walk the runway in your best Valentine's Day costume!  You may sign up in the library for a $3.00 entry fee.  You may walk as an individual  or as a pair! Let's have some fun and support Make-a-Wish!

The Valentine's Day Sadie Hawkins Dance will be February 15 from 7:30-10:00.  $5.00 admission and concessions available.

Project Graduation is having a fundraiser.  Heather Fletcher, Emily Hausman and Karen Johnson will be selling Crush sodas for Valentine's Day.  Tuesday, January 22nd through February 13th:  Send a Crush soda to your Valentine for $1.  Find out who sent the soda after Valentine's Day for $1

Start collecting your spare change for Kiss the Pig!  Participating teachers will have a container with their name on it in the hallway January 27-February 1.  The teacher who has the most money in their container will kiss a pig on Valentine's Day.  All proceeds will go to the Make a Wish Foundation.

Yearbooks will be on sale the month of January.  Yearbooks are $30.00 and may be purchased in the library.  Checks should be made payable to Pocahontas Junior High.

Recently there have been a few students who are not checking in when coming to school late for whatever reason.  Remember you need to sign your name and the time checked in. 

FBLA members need to pick up a permission slip from Mrs. Broyles for the Spring Conference trip February 6.  Form is due back by February 4.  Also members need to pay the $6 conference fee.

Club pictures will be in the gym at 12:10 thru the week scheduled as follows:
Thursday: Circle of Friends, FBLA

Friday:  FFA, SWAT

Thursday 1/31/19

Wellness Day - January 31 (Wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes)    

Those who signed up to play junior high baseball must have half ($40.00) of their money turned into Coach Eddington by today

Any FFA Member wanting to go to Washington leadership need to see Mr. Hogan by today.

Junior High Baseball practice @ 6:30 PM in the athletic complex.

Mrs. Phelps will NOT have a special cram session today.
All FFA members working with farm sale need to attend the Farm Sale meeting on Thursday.
SWAT club meeting every Thursday from 12-12:30.

7th, Jr. & Sr. Girls Basketball play Cave City, Home @ 5:00.  

Friday 2/1/19

No Coding Club today.

Mrs. McCallister will not have tutoring on Friday (2-1-19). 

Jr. & Sr. Boys & Jr. & Sr. Girls Basketball play Westside, Home @ 4:30.

Sports and Activities

Jr. Boys & Girls Basketball play in Jr. District Tournament  at Southside February 2nd-9th  

Regional Quiz Bowl on Feb 2 here  

FBLA has an upcoming trip to Jonesboro on Feb. 6 for Spring conference   

Culture Fest - February 8 (Performances at Alma, PJHS, PHS, MD during the day. That evening from 6-8:00 p.m. performances and food tasting from different cultures. 

PRIDE Conference in Hot Springs - February 18 & 19