PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Monday, April 17, 2017
THIS IS AN A, A, STATEWIDE ACT TEST DAY, C, B WEEK.  See the PHS website for more info.
PHS STUDENTS WILL NOT ATTEND CLASSES AT NORTH TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL OR SOUTH COUNTY TECHNICAL on Wednesday, April 19.  All tech students should report directly to PHS on April 19.

COME SEE THE ONE-ACT PLAYS tonight, April 17 and tomorrow night, April 18 at 7pm in room A213.  Tickets are $3 and you can get them from Ms. Corvera or at the door.

PHS PTO GRANT APPLICATIONS are due today, April 17 to the Activities Office.  

SENIORS:  Auditions to give Graduation speeches will be on Friday, April 28 at 2:30pm. in room D107.  Your speech must be no more than 3 minutes and you will need a typewritten manuscript to submit at the audition.  See Mr. Lopinot if you have questions or concerns or to reserve a time.

PROM TICKET SALES begin today during all lunch sessions.  Ticket prices are $55 today - Friday, April 17-21 and $65 next week Monday, April 24-Wednesday, April 26.  Your school ID is required to purchase a ticket.  
  • All Fines must be paid in order to purchase a Prom ticket; see Mrs. Mason in the Finance Office.
  • You must also have 90% attendance in order to purchase a Prom ticket.  Track your attendance percentage by logging on to PowerSchool.  This Friday, April 21 is the last day students have to request an appeal from their principal to attend Prom due to attendance below 90%.

PROM GUEST PERMISSION FORMS are available in the Activities Office through this Friday, April 21.  If you plan to bring a guest to Prom, who does not attend PHS, the signed form is required at the time you purchase your tickets.

PLEASE DONATE YOUR OLD SHOES FOR A SHOE DRIVE this week (April 17-21).  Drop off tennis shoes, slippers, sandals, etc. to the Writing Center, D101.  No flip flops.

COLLEGE REP VISIT:  Maryville University will be here tomorrow, April 18 at 9:00am. to visit with Juniors and Seniors.  Please see Ms. Patrick in the Guidance Office for a pass.


THERE WILL BE NO AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING tomorrow, April 18 due to the faculty meeting and Wednesday, April 19 due to testing; the Library and the Math Help Center will both be closed tomorrow and Wednesday.

THE FITNESS CENTER AND THE WEIGHT ROOM will be cancelled after school Wednesday, April 19 due to testing.  

FOOTBALL FAMILY NIGHT:  There is a mandatory parents meeting Wednesday, April 26 at 6pm in the High School Cafeteria for anyone interested in playing football next school year.  Any questions, see Coach Smith in the Positive School.

THIS WEEK'S WORD OF THE WEEK IS SUMMARIZE which means to give a brief statement of something.


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

STUDENT QUEST CHRISTIAN CLUB will meet after school today, April 17 in E209.  Everyone is welcome.

ATTENTION STUDENTS WHO ARE TAKING THE AP EXAMS OFF CAMPUS:  A required transportation permission form has been posted on your Homeroom Moodle.  Your forms are due to Mrs. Michel by this Wednesday, April 19.

CLASS OFFICER CANDIDATES are posted on the STUCO Store window.  Campaign flyers must be submitted to the Activities Office for approval before posting in the building.  The election is April 25-27 on the Moodle.

ALL STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO THE BUSINESS CAREERS LUNCH AND LEARN on Friday, April 21.  Learn about careers in accounting, finance, human resources, marketing, and business from business professionals.  Sign up in the Guidance Office.

Monday, April 17:  A Day; 2:13 dismissal
Tuesday, April 18:  A Day; 2:13 dismissal
Wednesday, April 19:  Special Test Day (Statewide ACT for 11th grade/Practice ACT for 9th/10th grade); 1:14 dismissal
Thursday, April 20:  C Day: 1:14 dismissal
Friday, April 21:  B Day: 2:13 dismissal

PLEASE NOTE:  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19 & THURSDAY, APRIL 20 ARE EARLY RELEASE DAYS.  School will be dismissed at 1:14p.m.
Dismissal times for Monday (April 17), Tuesday (April 18), and Friday (April 21) are 2:13.