PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Monday, May 15, 2017
SCORES FOR 9TH AND 10TH GRADE PRACTICE ACT TESTS will be available at tonight's “Score Back Sessions”.  Representatives from The Princeton Review will be on hand to explain how to interpret test results.  The “Score Back Sessions” start at 6:00PM in the Auditorium this evening, May 15.

STUDENTS ENROLLED IN A SUMMER SCHOOL ONLINE FUEL ED COURSE will be required to attend training tomorrow, May 16 if you did not attend last week's training.  The form to sign up for the training session was mailed home or one can be picked up from your counselor.  Forms are to be turned into Mr. Thompson's office.

SENIOR ALL NIGHT PARTY TICKETS are available during all lunch shifts through Wednesday, May 17.  Tickets are only $15.  Be sure to come join the fun!

PROM PICTURES will be available for pickup tomorrow, May 16 in the Commons during all lunch sessions.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS:  Voting on the 2017 Homecoming theme can be found on the Moodle under the Hot Spot.  If you would like to have a voice, vote by 3:00pm Friday, May 19.

INTERESTED IN BECOMING AN ATSA (ATHLETIC TRAINING STUDENT ASSISTANT) FOR 2017-18?  Visit sites.google.com/psdr3.org/phsatsa/home:/ Review the program packet and complete the online application!

STUDENTS IN GRADES 9-11:  You are invited to the Competitive College Chat with 2017 Seniors tomorrow, May 16 from 1:15-2:30pm in the College Center.  Learn about applying for competitive colleges, military academies, and honors programs.  Get advice from 2017 seniors who are attending Harvard, Northwestern, UPenn, Cornell, and more.

SENIORS:  If you have updates to your college plans or new scholarship awards that you DID NOT list on the SR Plans & Awards Survey, please see Mrs. Luraschi by Friday, May 19 to have your information updated.

CONTACT TIME MEETINGS FOR TOMORROW, MAY 16:
  • BOYS BASKETBALL:  Anyone interested in playing Basketball next season needs to attend the meeting during Contact Time tomorrow, May 16 in Coach Thames' room, B208.
  • GIRLS SOFTBALL & GIRLS BASKETBALL:  All girls who plan on playing Softball or Basketball next year should meet in Coach McGhee's room, B212, during Contact Time tomorrow.
  • ANYONE PLANNING ON PLAYING BOYS SOCCER IN THE FALL should meet in Coach Christian's room, D208, during Contact Time tomorrow.
  • INTERESTED IN RUNNING CROSS COUNTRY THIS FALL? There will be an informational meeting tomorrow during Contact Time in room H210.  All Welcome!

THE PATTONVILLE SPEECH & DEBATE TEAM is hosting a fundraising night on Thursday, May 18 from 4:00-8:00pm. at the St. Louis Bread Company on St. Charles Rock Road.  See a Debate team member or Mrs. Raymond to get a flyer today!

PETE'S CLOSET'S last day is tomorrow, May 16; FREE clothes for summer time, what could be better?  Room C203.

IT IS APPROACHING THE END OF SCHOOL.  Please make sure your locker is cleaned out before you leave for the summer.

STUDENTS:  AVOID FINES.  Please turn in your textbooks to your teachers on the day of that class' final exam.  
Failure to return books, calculators, equipment, library materials, or pay cafeteria or past fines will mean:
For Seniors:
  • You will not be allowed to walk at Graduation
  • You will not receive your Diploma
  • $3.00 late charge will be assessed for each textbook/calculator
For Underclassmen:
  • You will not be allowed to register early on July 31/August 1/August 2
  • You will not be issued a parking permit
  • You will not be allowed to attend HOMECOMING and PROM
  • $3.00 late charge will be assessed for each textbook/calculator
If you have questions regarding fines, please see Mrs. Mason in the Front Office.

THE WORD OF THE WEEK IS VOLATILITY:  Volatility is a noun, and it means “liability to change rapidly and unpredictably, especially for the worse,” “liability to display rapid changes of emotion,” or “tendency of a substance to evaporate at normal temperatures.”

FOR MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS, go to the PHS website, phs.psdr3.org

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

ANIME CLUB will hold its last meeting on Wednesday, May 17 from 2:15 to 4 PM in B111.

PHS BELL SCHEDULE THRU MAY 23:
Tomorrow, May 16 is a C Day; 1:14 dismissal.  Senior Final Exams begin tomorrow.
Wednesday, May 17 is a B Day; 2:13 dismissal
Thursday, May 18 is a Modified A Day;
  • Grades 9-11: Final Exam in 1st Hour, Reviews in 2-7 Hours; 2:13 dismissal
  • Seniors: Final Exam in 1st Hour (7:23-8:53am). Seniors' last day.
Friday, Monday, & Tuesday (May 19, 22 & 23) - 9-11 Finals; 10:30 dismissal

PHS FINAL EXAM BELL SCHEDULE:
Senior Final Exams:
May 16   Final Exams in 2, 4 and 6 Hours; 1:14 dismissal
May 17   Review in 1st Hour; Final Exams in 3, 5 and 7; 2:13 dismissal
May 18   Final Exam in 1st Hour (7:23-8:53am.)  Seniors' last day.
Grades 9-11 Final Exams:
May 18   Final Exam in 1st Hour, Reviews in 2-7 Hours; 2:13 dismissal
May 19   Final Exams in 2 & 3 Hours; 10:30 dismissal
May 22   Final Exams in 4 & 5 Hours; 10:30 dismissal
May 23   Final Exams in 6 & 7 Hours; 10:30 dismissal

ACTIVITIES PHYSICAL EXAMS WILL BE OFFERED at Pattonville High School on July 13 from 6-8 pm.   Students entering grades 9-12 at PHS in 2017-18 may register by contacting the Activities Office before the July 5 registration deadline.  Cost is $30 (cash only) payable on exam day.