PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Thursday, February 1, 2018
SENIORS, DURING HOMEROOM TODAY, FEBRUARY 1:  
  • Apply to St. Charles Community College; meet in the Student Commons with your laptop, Social Security Number, and credit card for the $10 fee.
  • FAFSA is due today, February 1.  Come to the College Center during Homeroom, with your laptop, for help.

WORLD HIJAB DAY (pronounced "he jab") is today, February 1.  Stop by the Muslim Student Association table in the Commons at lunch today and try on a Hijab.

INTERESTED IN A CAREER AS A FIREFIGHTER OR EMT?  Come to an informational meeting today, February 1 from 1:30-2:15pm in the College and Career Center to discuss the opportunity to do a job shadow/ride along with the Pattonville Fire Department.  If you have any questions, see Mrs. Martinez in the Guidance Office.

AFTER-SCHOOL SUPERVISION WILL BE HELD IN THE AUDITORIUM TODAY, FEBRUARY 1.  Students staying after for sports & school-supervised activities must report to the Auditorium after school and remain there until the 2:13 bell rings.

GAME CLUB meets today, February 1 from 2:20-4:00pm in room D115.

SENIORS:  Do you have 200 hours of Community Service?  Applications for the Community Service Scholarship are now available in the CSO, E200.

PHYSICAL EXAMS WILL BE OFFERED ON FEBRUARY 13 from 6-8pm in the PHS Aquatic Center Exercise Room.  Sign up in the Activities Office.  Cost is $30.00 (cash only) payable at time of exam.  Deadline to register is Monday, February 5.

STUCO APPLICATIONS will be available Monday, February 5 in the Activities Office, STUCO store, and outside room D212.

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED FOR ROSE ACRES' STEM NIGHT on Wednesday, February 7.  Come to CSO, E200, for info.

SENIOR PANORAMIC RAFFLE will be drawn on Friday, February 9.  Ticket sales will continue during all lunches or see Ms. Lopez in D212.  All proceeds go to Ryleigh's Make A-Wish trip.

STUDENTS:  Do you dabble in creative writing, write song lyrics, perform poetry on the side, have an essay that made you really proud, keep a journal, etc.?  Take that writing passion to the next level and consider sharing those talents on stage at Writers Week.  Ask an English teacher for more details about Writers Week and pick up an application.  Deadline for submissions is February 9th (next Friday!).  It's time to let your voice be heard.
        
THE WORD OF THE WEEK IS MALIGN (ma - line).  Here are some ways to use malign in a sentence:
You shouldn't malign someone who is your friend.
The critic maligned the movie when he said that the acting and writing were horrendous.
Some people malign politicians but don't try to offer solutions.

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

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

JUNIOR OR SENIOR BOYS:  If you are interested in competing to be named Mr. PHS 2018, please see Mr. Brueckmann (D202) or Mrs. Schwendemann (E204) to get an application.