PHS Announcements

PHS Announcements
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
WANT TO JOIN THE PIRATE PRESS OR ECHO IN 2013-2014? If so, complete the application outside Mr. Heyman's room, B110, by Friday, Jan. 11. Consider this your first deadline.  Any questions?  Talk to Mr. Heyman or any current staff member.

PALS APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE for the 2013-2014 school year.  Current sophomores and juniors may apply.  Applications are available outside rooms B102 and E201 and in the guidance office.  Applications will be due no later than January 17th.  If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Kuhn.

DO YOU WANT TO COMPETE IN INDIVIDUAL SPEAKING EVENTS SUCH AS ORIGINAL ORATORY, RADIO SPEAKING, EXTEMP, INTERP?~ There will be introduction workshops for all students interested in these events.~ ("Interpretation" includes dramatic, humorous, and duo interp as well as poetry, prose, and storytelling).~ Today, Jan. 8, we will work on Interp.~ Tomorrow, Jan. 9, we will work on Radio Speaking.~~ The workshops will run from 2:30pm to 4:10pm in Mr. Frazier's room, A214.~ If you can't make it to the workshops but want to compete, you need to let Mr. Frazier know beforehand.~

THERE WILL BE A STUDENT COUNCIL EXECUTIVE MEETING TODAY in Ms. Muckerman's classroom, D103, directly after school.  

THERE WILL BE AN FEA MEETING after school today, January 8th in room E210.  All members welcome!

ATTENTION ALL INTERNATIONAL CLUB MEMBERS: There will be an important after school meeting today, January 8th, in room B107.  We will work on International Day activities.  Please see Ms. Fields for more information.

GIRLS’ SOCCER PRE-SEASON TRAINING starts this week.  We will meet every Tuesday and Thursday in January from 2:30-3:30; meet in the Fitness Center.  See Coaches Iffrig or Lopez if you have any questions.

SNHS MEMBERS have a meeting tomorrow morning, January 9, at 7:00am in room H110.

ATTENTION ALL THOSE PREPARING FOR THE UPCOMING SHAKESPEARE COMPETITION ON MONDAY, JAN. 14:  There will be a help session tomorrow, Jan. 9 after school in room D116.  Please be there or talk to Dr. Baldwin regarding participating in next Monday's competition.

A COMPETITIVE ONLINE PC GAMING CLUB will be meeting in room H208 after school tomorrow, January 9.  See Mr. Broyles for details.

THERE WILL BE AN NHS MEETING tomorrow, January 9 after school in F210.  Please bring your brunch donation items.

STUDENTS, WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE YOUR ARTWORK FEATURED IN THE NEW GALLERY G?  This is a call for art, for our first student show with the theme "It's My Nature".  Work must be submitted the week of January 22nd.  See any art teacher if you are interested in participating.  Go to Art Club this week if you'd like to find out more or need help mounting or matting your work.

ART CLUB will meet tomorrow, January 9 after school in G108.

THERE WILL BE A FRESHMAN CLASS MEETING on Thursday, January 10, during Contact Time in the auditorium.

DO YOU HAVE AN INTEREST IN RUNNING TRACK?  Come to the Track meeting Thursday, Jan. 10, during Contact Time to sign-up for the season or just to learn more. The meeting will be held in the main gym.  This is for both Boys and Girls Track. See you then.

ATTENTION ALL BASEBALL PLAYERS: There will be a very important meeting on Thursday, January 10 during Contact Time in the multi-purpose room for anyone wanting to tryout for Baseball this year.  If you cannot attend, please see Coach Hahn, Coach Beckmann, or Coach Simpson.

THERE WILL BE A BOYS’ GOLF TEAM MEETING in room G207B in the POSITIVE Hall during Contact Time on Thursday, January 10.  All returning players, as well as anyone interested in playing golf this spring, should attend this meeting.

Remember the Pirate Code.  Be Respectful.  Be Responsible.  Be Involved.

JUNIORS, WHO RECEIVED AN INVITATION FOR THE "TEAM TOP 20" SEMINAR ON MONDAY, FEB 18TH, must RSVP to Ms. Kampschroeder by Thursday, January 10th.  The seminar will be cancelled if there are not at least 30 people signed up by January 10th.

9TH & 10TH GRADERS, who plan to apply to college, are highly encouraged to attend a college planning meeting on tomorrow, January 9th from 6-6:45pm in the Auditorium.

COLLEGE BOUND SENIORS, who need help filling out the FAFSA form for financial assistance for college, should attend a session in the Auditorium tomorrow, January 9th from 7-8 pm.  Bring a pen and paper to take notes.

TODAY’S ATHLETIC EVENTS:
Freshman Boys Basketball, home, against Riverview at 4:00.
JV Boys Basketball, home, against Riverview at 4:30.
Varsity Boys Basketball, home, against Riverview at 6:00.
Freshman Girls Basketball, away, against Riverview at 4:00.
JV Girls Basketball, away, against Riverview at 5:30.
Varsity Girls Basketball, away, against Riverview at 7:00.