Good luck today to our #PokeyGGolf team in the state tournament as well as our #PokeyXC, #PokeyTN, and #PokeyVB teams! #WarParty #GoSkins
Good luck to #PokeyVB as they travel to Westside tonight!
Good luck tonight to our PHS #PokeyFB team as they travel to Trumann! Looking forward to hearing our #PokeyBand as well. #GoSkins
Final: #PokeyFB 40, Trumann 22. #GoSkins
End of 3: #PokeyFB 20, Trumann 8.
At the half, #PokeyFB 14, Trumann 8.
Play #1 - Dawson Chester, 55 yards to the house. #PokeyFB 6, Trumann 0.
Good luck tonight to our #PokeyVB and 7th Grade and Junior High #PokeyFB teams! #WarParty
Congratulations to our #PokeyBGolf team, winning the District Championship yesterday! #GoSkins
Title I Meeting tonight at #PokeyJH. Looking forward to seeing our parents.
Good luck today to our #PokeyBGolf team as they begin district tournament play and to our #PokeyXC and #PokeyVB teams! #WarParty
Congratulations to our #PokeyGGolf team on qualifying for the State Tournament. Finished second in the district today, cut short by rain.
Good luck today to our #PokeyGGolf team today in their district tournament and to our #PokeyTN and #PokeyVB teams!
Final: Jr. #PokeyFB 34, Westside 6.
Jr. #PokeyFB 34, Westside 0 at the end of three.
Jr. #PokeyFB 26, Westside 0 at the half.
Final: 7th Grade #PokeyFB 35, Westside 8. #Skins
7th Grade #PokeyFB 14, Westside 0 at the half.
Good luck today to #PokeyGolf, #PokeyTN, #PokeyVB, and both the 7th Grade and JH #PokeyFB teams! #WarParty
Good luck to #PokeyGolf & #PokeyVB at Highland today! #WarParty
Final: 7th Grade #PokeyFB 32, Paragould 14.
A reminder that the Randolph Co. Health Unit will be here again Wednesday to give shots to #PokeyJH students missing them.
Good luck today to our #PokeyTN, #PokeyVB, and 7th Grade #PokeyFB teams! #WarParty
Good luck to our #PokeyFB team as they travel to Paragould tonight to face the Rams! Looking forward to hearing our #PokeyBand as well.
#PokeyFB pulls away for a 30-18 win over Paragould.
After 3, #PokeyFB leads Paragould 30-18. #4thQuarter
#PokeyFB down 8-12 going into the half.
Good luck to #PokeyGolf, #PokeyTennis, #PokeyVB, & Jr. High #PokeyFB today! #WarParty
A reminder that the Randolph County Health Unit will be on our campus today to update immunizations. This must be done prior to October 1. #PokeyJH
Good luck to #PokeyGolf today as they travel to Highland.
PJHS Tutoring Schedule: Math Mrs. McCallister - 7th Grade - Monday through Thursday (3:30-4:30) Mrs. Phelps - 8th Grade - Monday and Tuesday (3:30-4:30), Morning Homework Help Upon Request Mrs. Massey - Algebra I - Wednesday (3:30-5:00) & Thursday (3:30-4:30) English Mrs. Hausman - Monday through Thursday (3:30-4:30) The library will be open daily from 3:30-4:30 for after school access to technology, printing, and research should students need to work on projects, homework, assignments, or just need a quiet place to work and study.
A reminder that #PokeyJH will be having a LINK meeting today in the JH Gym.
Good luck tonight to our HS #PokeyFB Redskins as they travel to Nettleton High School. #PokeyBand will also be in full force! #WarParty
Final: #PokeyFB 30, Nettleton 14.
Good luck today to #PokeyGolf, #PokeyVB, and our Jr. High #PokeyFB teams!
Just a reminder that today is picture day at #PokeyJH.
Good luck today to #PokeyGolf and #PokeyVB today!
Good luck to the Senior High #PokeyVB team this afternoon!
Good luck today to our 7th Grade #PokeyFB team!
Good luck tonight to our Senior High #PokeyFB team! The Friday Night Lights are warming up.
Good luck to #PokeyGolf #PokeyVB and #PokeyFB today!
Good luck tonight to the Jr. High #PokeyVB team at Ridgefield Christian!
Outstanding first day of school at #PokeyJH. Make Day 2 even better!
Good luck to the Pocahontas High School Golf team today! #PokeyGolf #PokeyJH
Our district is putting a major emphasis on reading this year. This is one of the most inspirational and informative videos addressing literacy in our country. https://youtu.be/ZtDtP8K_BlA
It was a long night, but a good night, last night at #PokeyJH. My staff and I got to meet so many new and current students and parents. Families who have lived in Pocahontas their entire lives, transplants from Dallas, Texas to Rockford, Illinois, and various cities/states across the country. All coming together at our school to make it the best in the state. #blessed
Due to enrollment numbers at PJHS, we have had to change some of the 7th grade schedules. Please make sure that your student picks up a new schedule at Open House tonight from 6 -8 p.m. or view the schedules on Home Access Center. Schedules also will be available during the week and on first day of school. Sorry for any inconvenience.
A very successful day of Student Orientations at #PokeyJH. What an amazing group of students and parents.
PJHS Open House Tuesday, Aug. 8th 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
PJHS Orientation Day Friday, August 4, 2017. 9th Grade 9:00 a.m. 8th Grade 11:00 a.m. and 7th Grade 1:30 p.m. Pocahontas Public Schools will conduct student orientation sessions for students in grades 7-9. At these sessions, students will be given class schedules, supply lists, and purchase lockers. Only students and /or parents/guardians will be allowed to purchase lockers and pick up class schedules. Students and/or parents/guardians will not be allowed to pick up another student's schedule or purchase their locker for them.
PJHS Open House Tuesday, August 8, 2017 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. At this time, Students and Parents will meet their teachers for the 2017 -2018 school year.
PJHS Orientation Day Friday, August 4, 2017 9th Grade 9:00 a.m. 8th Grade 11:00 a.m. 7th Grade 1:30 p.m. Pocahontas Public Schools will conduct student orientation sessions for students in grades 7-9. At these sessions, students will be given class schedules, supply lists, and purchase lockers. Only students and/or parents/guardians will be allowed to purchase lockers and pick up class schedules. Students and/or parents/guardians will not be allowed to pick up another student's schedule or purchase their locker for them.
PJHS Academic Awards assembly will be held May 24th in the cafeteria. 9:00am- 9th Grade and 10:00am 7th/8th Grade
Spring choir concert has had to be rescheduled for May 22nd at 6:00pm in the junior high gym
Spring choir concert scheduled for tomorrow night has been rescheduled for Tuesday, May 9th at 6:00pm in the junior high gym
National Junior Honor Society induction ceremony that was to be held this Friday has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 10th
If your child rides a bus that goes across the Black River the bus will be running late due to a wreck on the bridge.
Best of luck to our Olympians competing in the Special Olympics today in Paragould!
PJHS 2017 ACT Aspire Summative Testing Schedule Tuesday, April 18th - 9th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.) Wednesday, April 19th - 9th Grade - (8:00 - 11:05 a.m.) Tuesday, April 25th - 8th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.) Wednesday, April 26th - 8th Grade - (8:00 -11:05 a.m.) Thursday, April 27th - 7th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.) Friday, April 28th - 7th Grade - (8:00 - 11:05 a.m.)
Good Luck to the 8 Pocahontas Odyssey of the Mind teams competitng at the Arkansas State Tournament tofay!
Sports & Cheer Free physicals will be Wednesday, March 29th at 3:30 in the athletic complex. Physical Forms have been handed out to students and available in school offices
PJHS Driver's Education Class Sign ups - Students must have a Driver's Permit in order to take the class. Only 6 seats available. First come/first serve. Must have $200.00 check (check can be dated May 25th) to place name on list and Driver's Permit. Sign up in PJHS Office. Classes will be May 25th, 26th, 30th, 31st and June 1st. (8:00 - 5:00 p.m. )
Good luck Odyssey of the Mind teams competing at the Regional Tournament today!
Watch live tonight as the Pocahontas Sr Girls play Heber Springs at 7:00pm at https://livestream.com/accounts/5936181/events/7048218
PJHS Lady Redskins advance to the semi-finals of the junior high district tournament with a 29-15 win over Gosnell!
PJHS Quiz Bowl team claimed the 4A Regional Championship today at Brookland! Great job...now on to State!
2017 ACT Aspire Summative Testing Schedule for PJHS 7th Grade Thursday, April 27th - 7th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.) Friday, April 28th - 7th Grade - (8:00 - 11:05 a.m.)
2017 ACT Aspire Summative Testing Schedule for PJHS 8th Grade Tuesday, April 25th - 8th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.) Wednesday, April 26th - 8th Grade - (8:00 -11:05 a.m.)
2017 ACT Aspire Summative Testing Schedule for PJHS 9th Grade Monday, April 17th - 9th Grade - (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.) Tuesday, April 18th - 9th Grade - (8:00 - 11:05 a.m.)
FBLA Fundraiser "A Kiss For You" taking orders for a dozen Hershey kisses that will be delivered on Valentine's Day. Cost per order is $1.00. A table will be set up at lunch time in the main hall for orders.
PJHS Yearbook sales end Friday, Jan. 27th. $25.00 See Mrs. Hausman in the library
Choir will be selling Valen-Grams during lunch from 1/30 - 2/3 for $10. You can send someone 2 choc. roses, personalized note and 1 song from our Valentine's Day song list. Valen-Grams will be delivered on 2/14 to PJHS and PHS only.
PJHS Lady Redskins defeat Cave City tonight 35-22!
Congratulations to our 8th Grade spelling bee winners- 1st Place Gunner Matthews and Runner-Up Rob Mason!
Congratulations 7th grade spelling bee winners- 1st Place Sophia Roberts and Runner-Up Matthew McCallister!
PJHS Yearbooks will be on sale from Jan. 17th - Jan. 27th. Yearbooks will cost $25.00. You may pay cash/check to Mrs. Hausman in the library.
PJHS Lady Redskins defeat Sloan-Hendrix 36-19 tonight!
LINK's Little Caesar's Pizza sale ends Friday, Dec. 2nd.
Anyone interested in Odyssey of the Mind speak with Mrs. Kercheval or Mrs. Miller. Deadline to sign up is November 4th
PJHS Parent/Teacher Conferences - Tues. Oct. 18th from 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Report Cards are going home Oct. 18th and available on HAC.
PJHS Flu Consent Forms are due back by 10/19 (two forms to fill out/sign). Flu Shots will be given on 10/26 @ 1:00 p.m.
PJHS Book Fair - October 17th - 21st in library. 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. each day. Open during Parent/Teacher Conferences on Tuesday, Oct. 18th til 7:30 p.m. Check it out!!!
Pocahontas Public Schools will conduct parent/teacher conferences for students in PJHS (grades 7-9) 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.
LINK Homecoming Mums: Last day to order is on Wed. October 12th.
PJHS Monday, Oct. 10th - Picture Retake Day.
PJHS Lady Redskins defeat Highland 2-0 in volleyball tonight!
Oct. 18th - PJHS will conduct parent/teacher conferences for students in grades 7-9 only. Parents are encouraged to meet with their child's teacher(s) between the hours of 3:30 p.m. through 7:30 p.m.
Flu Consent Forms are being sent home today with Students. Due back by 10/19 (two forms to fill out/sign). Flue Shots will be given on 10/26 @ 1:00 p.m.
Junior Skins defeat Harrisburg tonight 50-6 moving to 5-0 on the season!
The 7th grade and Junior B volleyball games scheduled at ICC on Thursday, September 30, have been cancelled. All other scheduled volleyball games on Thursday will be played.
PJHS Progress Reports will go home with Students on Friday, Sept. 16th and will be online at HAC.
PJHS Flu Shots - on Wed. Oct. 26th starting at 1:00 p.m. Consent forms will be sent home with students shortly
Lady Redskins take the Senior B game 25-10 over ICC
PJHS Lady Redskins defeat ICC in two sets 25-9 25-10! Great job ladies!
PJHS and PHS will host Title 1 and Parent Involvement Math Night - at PJHS @ 5:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12th
Redskins defeat Paragould 42-16 in junior high football! Great job!
Guardians: Remember to bring your driver's license/photo ID when checking out your child or coming up to school. We must have it to make sure you're entered in the new Hall Pass system. Thanks!
PJHS Lady Redskins sweep Palestine-Wheatley in volleyball tonight!
PJHS - SMILE -Picture Day is tomorrow morning. All students will have their picture taken for the yearbook. Students must have order forms and money in hand during session to purchase photos.
To access the Home Access Center-Click Explore on our website, select your school, Click Explore again. Listed under the Parents header.
Picture Day: Thurs. Sept. 1st a.m. - All students will have their picture made for the Yearbook. If purchasing photos, student must have payments and order form with them at the time of taking picture. Order forms went home on Friday with students.
PJHS Students will receive their ACT Aspire testing scores Friday, August 26th. Please ask your child for this information.
It is important to us to update your child's information - Please remember enrollment paperwork is due by Friday, August 19th for your child to receive a PJHS tardy pass.
A fiber optic line has been cut in our area and is causing us to experience outages with our phones. We hope to have this resolved soon.
PJHS parents we will have a meeting regarding updates to school polices August 9th at 7:00pm in the cafeteria. Feel free to attend if you can!
Randolph Co Health Unit will be at 7th grade orientation to update any needed immunizations. Parents must be present for any immunizations.
PJHS 9th grade orientation will be Friday, July 29th at 8:00am and 8th grade will be at 10:00am. Bring $3 for a locker...see you Friday!
It's orientation week at PJHS! 7th grade will be this Thursday, July 28th at 10:00am...bring $3 for a locker! See you Thursday!
You can now apply for school meal benefits online! See our Nutrition page for video and link to the form. http://goo.gl/wx70KL
9th grade orientation will be July 29th at 8:00am in the PJHS cafeteria. Be sure and bring $3 for a locker!
8th grade orientation will be July 29th at 10:00am in the PJHS cafeteria. Be sure and bring $3 for a locker!
7th grade orientation will be July 28th at 10:00am in the PJHS cafeteria. Be sure and bring $3 for a locker!
The 2016-2017 yearly calendar has been posted here: http://5il.co/9dn It is also located under the "Explore" menu on our website.
Pocahontas Public Schools is proud to announce the launch of our new website. The website is now fully integrated with our App and Social Media accounts. www.pocahontaspsd.com
Mark your calendars! PJHS Orientation is July 29th..9th grade 8:00am..8th grade 10:00am..7th grade 1:00pm. Bring $3 for a locker
Proud of our Pocahontas OotM teams! Represented us well at World Finals this week! Way to go! #OdysseyWF
PJHS academic assemblies: 5/23-8th grade at 1:30. 5/25- 7th grade at 1:00 and 9th grade at 2:00. All assemblies will take place in the junior high cafeteria
PJHS 8th Grade Blanchard Springs Field Trip - Wednesday, April 27th is the last day to pay and return Permission Slips.
PJHS begins ACT Aspire test Monday. 9th grade Mon-Tues, 8th Wed-Thurs & 7th May 2-3. Rest up & be ready to show off what we know!
PJHS Lady Redskins win the junior high district track championship! Boys take second! Great job and a great season for both teams!
Congrats to Kate Sorg girls high point winner at the junior high district track meet today!
Kate Sorg, Brynlee Ellis, and Riley Manigold place 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in the high jump at the district track meet today! Awesome job ladies!
Spring Concert: 7th Grade/8th Grade Bands will perform. Awards presented to Junior High Band Students following performances. Thursday, May 19th, MD Williams Gym @ 6:30 p.m.
Spring Band Concert: Beginning Band and High School Band will perform. Awards will be presented following performances. Monday, May 9th MD Williams Gym @6:30 p.m.
PJHS Book Fair Week of April 25th in the library - Open Tues/Thurs til 6:00 p.m. during SEGP
PJHS 8th Grade Field Trip to Blanchard Springs will be on May 25th. Permission Slips and Money - due April 27th.
PJHS 7th Grade Field Trip to Discovery Park of America - Permission Slip along with money - due Tuesday, April 12th.
7th Grade Field Trip Permission Slip/Money - due on Tuesday, April 12th.
Driver's Ed Classes offered at PJHS. $200.00. Must have permit to participate. Begins May 26th - June 2nd 8 -5 p.m.
Free Sports Physicals will be April 13th at 3:30 p.m. in the Athletic Complex. Students have been given Physical Forms for completion and parent signature.
PJHS Report Cards and Springs Pictures will go home with Students on Friday, March 18th. Report Cards are also available on Home Access Center
Friday, March 11th is the last day to purchase a PJHS Yearbook. $25.00. See Mrs. Hausman
Starburst is Tuesday March 15 at 6pm in MD WILLIAMS GYM. Cost is $5 for adults and $2 for students. Please come and see our amazing talent at Pocahontas School District!
PJHS Yearbooks - last week for yearbook sales. $25.00. See Mrs. Hauseman in library. No order form needed
PJHS ACT Aspire Testing dates: 9th Grade- April 25th and 26th .. 8th Grade -April 27th and 28th.. 7th Grade - May 2nd and 3rd
PJHS End of Qtr 3 Testing March 8th, 9th, 10th
Best of luck to the PHS swim team competing in the 2016 Arkansas State High School Swim Meet today in Bentonville!
Feb. 29th 5:30 p.m. PHS Library - Math Night Grades 9-12. Topics : Career Pathways, Online Resources, Tutoring Schedules, Concurrent Credit Option and Techniques
PJHS Yearbooks on sale thru March 11th. $25.00. Purchase in library.
PJHS Spring Picture Day - Tues. March 1st - Order forms and money must be presented at time of pictures
PJHS Quiz Bowl team places 4th in class 4A state tournament! Way to go guys!
There is an updated version of our App for Android Phones now available in the Google Play Store. https://goo.gl/FYMQZq
Congratulations to the swim teams! Boys placed 2nd and girls 4th at the District meet.
PJHS Yearbooks go on sale February 16. Cost is $25. Purchase in the library.
PJHS Lady Redskins advance to the semi-finals of the district tournament with a 41-17 win over Highland!
PJHS Quiz Bowl goes undefeated today and claims the 2016 4A regional championship!
Pocahontas Project Graduation Formal Dress Sale - February 13th at MD. First dress entry is $10 and each additional dress is $5 (jewelry and accessories are no charge). All profits are yours. Drop off from 9-10 a.m. and Open Sale 10-2:00 p.m.
Pocahontas Project Graduation Formal Dress Sale - February 13th at MD Williams gym. First dress entry is $10 and each additional dress is $5 (jewelry and accessories are no charge). All profits are yours. Drop off from 9-10 a.m. and Open Sale 10-2:00 p.m.
PJHS will accept deliveries between 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 12th. Deliveries to students will not be made until 2:00 p.m. this day.
PJHS Lady Redskins with a 26-11 win over Westside tonight! These ladies continue to impress!
7th grade Lady Redskins pick up a nice 20-10 win over Westside tonight!
7th grade Lady Redskins defeat Westside!
Congratulations to our PHS Swim Team: Boys placed 2nd and Girls placed 5th.
Dalton Woods takes first place in the 100M butterfly in today's swim meet in Pocahontas!
Congratulations to the PJHS chess players on their 44 wins yesterday! We brought home 8 trophies.
Congrats to the PHS boys 200M IM Relay team on their first place finish at today's swim meet!
Lady Redskins defeat Harrisburg 45-27!
PJHS Lady Redskins come from behind to defeat Harrisburg in OT. Great effort by our PJHS Lady Redskins!
7th grade Lady Redskins defeat Harrisburg 21-4!
PJHS looking forward to seeing all our students return Monday, January 4th 2016. 2nd Semester schedules will be available for pickup in front hallways.
PJHS Lady Redskins with a 49-24 win over Highland!
PJHS Lady Redskins with the 32-31 overtime win at Gosnell tonight!
The PHS Booster Club is selling Tip-off Shirts. Shirts can be purchased from Mrs. Brewington at M.D. Williams for $10. Sizes are Youth to Adult XXXL.
Congratulations to our PJHS Lady Redskins for their win at Cave City this weekend.
Congratulations to the 26 PJHS Band Students who qualified for All-Region.
Congratulations to our PHS Swim Team - Team placed 2nd at Cabot Swim Meet. Girls took 3rd place and Boys took 2nd place. Way to go swimmers!!!
Reminder: FFA Christmas Party this Friday, Dec. 4th from 5-7:00 p.m. at Marilyn's Clogging Company. Sign up to bring side dish
PJHS LINK, AGRI and Student Council will be collecting CAN foods for the local food banks. Our goal is 1,000 cans. Please send can goods by Dec. 16th and place under the PJHS Christmas Tree.
Dec. 10th Swim Meet (Home) has been cancelled.
LINK T-Shirt Orders due 12/2. Cost $10.00
Watch live tonight at 7:00pm as your undefeated Redskins Muzzle the Bulldogs. http://livestream.com/pocahontaspsd-tv/events/4521216
PJHS Redskins Basketball vs. Corning (7th, 8th, Jr) are cancelled for tonight
Progress Reports will go home today and are available on Home Access Cener
Pocahontas Swim Team warming up for Cabot swim meet. Stroke and turn team 🏊 good luck tonight !!!
Watch your Pocahontas Redskins take on the Star City Bulldogs, live Friday at 7:00pm http://livestream.com/pocahontaspsd-tv/events/4521216
PJHS Math Tutors: 3:30 - 4:30 Mrs. Phelps - Mon - Thur Mrs. Beaver - Wed 3:30 - 4:30 Mon, Tues, Thur 7:20 a.m. Mrs. McCallister - Tues. Mrs. Massey - Mon, Tues and Wed
Little Caesar's Pizza Kits will be here Thurs. Nov. 19th. Pizza Kits will be frozen and must be picked up Thurs.
LINK T-shirt orders are due by Dec. 2nd. Cost $10.00. Order forms available outside Mrs. Cox' office
Congratulations to the Pocahontas students named to the All-Region Jazz Bands: Kyle Dooley and Joel Marlow made the JR High band, and Spencer Baltz, Rebekah Berry and Tray Dickson earned SR High places. Kyle, Spencer, and Rebekah are all first chair in their sections.
Congratulations to Kyle Dooley for being named to the Junior High All-Region Jazz Band and to Joel Marlow for being named an alternate. Proud of these guys!
We just finished our training for the new app.