PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
TODAY, MAY 16 is a C Day.  Senior Final Exams (2, 4, 6 hours) begin today.  1:14 dismissal.

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

YEARBOOKS ARE IN and will be distributed today, May 16 at all lunches.  If you ordered one, come to the gym lobby to pick it up.  About 50 yearbooks are still available.  Beginning tomorrow, bring $65 to room B110 to get one.  First come, first served.

STUDENTS ENROLLED IN A SUMMER SCHOOL ONLINE FUEL ED COURSE will be required to attend training today, 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.

STUDENTS IN GRADES 9-11:  You are invited to the Competitive College Chat with 2017 Seniors today, 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.

SENIOR ALL NIGHT PARTY TICKETS are on sale in the Commons during lunches through this Thursday, May 18.  If you need a ticket after May 18, please see Mrs. Smith in H100.

TUNE IN FOR THE SEASON FINALE OF PIRATE AYE today at 9am!  We've got a jam-packed 30 minute episode of Senior Farewells, a Shark Tank Business "Plan", Prom Highlights, a Class of '17 Tribute, this season's Gag Reel, and more!

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

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.

THE LAST DAY FOR PETE'S CLOSET is today, May 16; FREE clothes for summer time, what could be better?  Room C203.

THE LAST DAY FOR TUTORING AFTER SCHOOL is this Thursday, May 18.

THE LAST DAY FOR THE MATH HELP CENTER, during and after school, is this Thursday, May 18.  It will be open before school only on May 19, 22 and 23.

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.

STUDENTS:  AVOID FINES.  Please turn in your textbooks to your teachers on the day of that class' final exam AND please make sure your locker is cleaned out before you leave for the summer.

THE LOST & FOUND, LOCATED IN THE FRONT OFFICE, has unclaimed water bottles, hoodies, coats, and other clothing items.  Items not claimed will be donated after next Tuesday, May 23.

THE WORD OF THE WEEK, VOLATILITY (vahl-uh-til-i-tee), comes from Middle English but originated with the Latin word “volatilis,” a form of “to fly.”

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 tomorrow, May 17 from 2:15 to 4 PM in B111.

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!

ACTIVITY BUSES will only run at 1:00pm on Friday, Monday, and Tuesday (May 19, 22, 23).

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:  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.

PHS BELL SCHEDULE THRU MAY 23:
Today, May 16 is a C Day; 1:14 dismissal.  Senior Final Exams begin today.
Tomorrow, 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

SCHEDULE FOR MAKE-UP FINALS:
Friday, Monday, & Tuesday (May 19, 22 & 23):  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 24:  7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Make-up finals will be given in Room G201 (ISS Room)