PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THE EID PARTY hosted by the Muslim Student Association after school today, September 5 in room G101.

PARANORMAL INVESTIGATORS CLUB will have its first meeting today, September 5 after school in room D106.  Come join us for a scary fun time.  See Ms. Hunter or Ms. Radican for more information.

LAST 2 ACT REVIEW CLASSES BEFORE THE SEPTEMBER ACT TEST:  
The Reading ACT Review Class is this evening, September 5 from 6-8pm. in room B115.
The Science ACT Review Class is tomorrow evening, September 6 from 6-8pm. in room F116.

CLASS RING ORDERS will be collected in the Commons during lunch sessions tomorrow, September 6 and Thursday, September 7.  Order packets are available in the Activities Office.  A $50 deposit is requested.  A CLASS RING PARENT NIGHT presentation is scheduled for tomorrow, Sept. 6 at 4:00pm in the Commons.

WANT TO MAKE BETTER GRADES?  Be at school.  Students whose attendance rate is 90% or above accumulate a GPA that is a full letter grade higher than students below 90% attendance.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS THAT ARE INTERESTED IN WRESTLING:  We will be having open gym starting tomorrow, September 6 and meeting every Wednesday after that.  It will be held in the Low Ceiling Room and we will be done in time to ride the 4:15 bus.  See Coach O or Coach Mueller if you have any questions.

NATIONAL ART HONOR SOCIETY will meet tomorrow, September 6 after school in G108.

LAST WEEK THE PIRATE CODE LEADERSHIP TEAM KICKED OFF THEIR INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR.  Each Friday one staff and one student winner are selected through a drawing of Pirate Code tickets that are submitted for the week.  Winners receive a variety of incentives including $10 gift cards to local stores, restaurants, Rock Star reserved parking and other cool prizes.  Each week one of our students also receives a $5 STUCO gift card through the Pirate Code “Attendance Games” initiative; students that have 90% attendance or higher are automatically entered into this weekly drawing.  Other cool Pirate Code incentives include the “No Tardy Party” at the end of each semester for students that have zero tardies and our catered Staff/Student Luncheon that takes place each spring.  Winners are announced each Friday morning.  Listen up; you could be our next winner!!  Prizes are picked up in Dr. Dobrinic's office. Staff, please remember to hand out those Pirate Code tickets!!!!

THIS WEEK'S WORD OF THE WEEK IS ARBITRARY.
ARBITRARY is an adjective and it means:
1.  based on personal opinion or random choice, rather than on reason, measurement or procedure
2.  a heavy-handed use of authority
3.  of any value, or unspecific

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

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

2017-18 FRESHMAN CLASS OFFICERS:
Congratulations to:
McKenzie Massey, President
Skylar Monnig, Vice President
Isabella Tucci, Secretary
Wes Spitzmiller, Treasurer

CALLING ALL DANCERS!  If you are interested in being a part of the Drill Team program, now is your chance!  Winter tryouts will be held Tuesday, September 12 and Thursday, September 14 from 4:30-6:30pm in the upper gym.  Swing by the Activities Office to pick up an information packet.  You will need a physical on file to participate in the tryout.