PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
TODAY, MARCH 6, IS A “B” DAY.  Tomorrow, March 7, is a Special “A” Day with an assembly.  We will have a regular 2:13 dismissal on both days.

PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES will be held tomorrow, March 7 from 4:30 to 8:00pm. and Thursday, March 8 from 4:30 to 7:30pm.  Appointments are not needed. There will be no school for PHS on Friday, March 9.

STUDENTS THAT HELP DURING LUNCH WITH THE PLAYSCHOOL:  Please remember to come to 1st lunch today, 3/6.

GSA is cancelled for this afternoon, March 6.

FCA, FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES, will be meeting tonight, March 6 at 6pm in Coach Kim's room, G202.  Come for Fun, Food, and Fellowship.  You do not need to be an athlete to attend.  See you all there.

ATTENDANCE "BATTLE OF THE CLASSES" THROUGH THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY:  Reminder, our goal is for each class to achieve a 90% attendance rate; for each class that reaches this goal they will receive free ice cream at the next grading period.  Next grading period ends April 10th.
1st Place Sophomores 88.8%
2nd Place Freshmen 86.4%
3rd Place Juniors 83.8%
4th Place Seniors 82.8%
Reminder that students must have 90% attendance to attend all dances and to purchase a parking sticker.  Log in to Power School to view your attendance %.

AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING IN THE LIBRARY is canceled for tomorrow, March 7 and Thursday, March 8 due to Parent/Teacher Conferences.  THE MATH HELP CENTER will also be closed both days.

ANIME CLUB will meet tomorrow, March 7 from 2:15 to 4 PM in B114.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS INTERESTED IN TAKING AP EXAMS:  Registration is open now and will end on Thursday, March 8 at 7:00pm.  Payment is also due at this time.  You can find the registration link on the high school website under seasonal links.  If you have any questions regarding AP exam registration contact Mrs. Michel in the Guidance Office.

JUNIORS:  Get a head start on your college applications & learn about the Common Application this Thursday, March 8 from 1:15-2:15 in the College Center.

THE DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR THE APRIL 14 ACT TEST is this Friday, March 9.  JUNIORS interested in taking the ACT, SAT or ACT Work Keys for FREE, stop by and see Ms. Patrick in the Guidance Office.

INTERESTED IN LIFEGUARDING?  Pick up information in the Commons from Lifeguards Unlimited on March 13 and March 20 during lunch sessions.

JUNIORS:  Need money for college?  The Army Reserve has scholarships & paid jobs starting this summer.  There is an information session on March 15.  See Mrs. Luraschi to sign up.

IF YOU ARE CURIOUS ABOUT THE PROGRAMS THAT NORTH TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL OFFERS and would like to speak with teachers that can tell you how the programs will prepare you for your future career, come to North Tech's Open House on Thursday, March 15 from 4:30-7:30pm.  The address is 1700 Derhake Road in Florissant, MO.

INTERESTED IN HEALTH CARE CAREERS?  Come to the Health Care Careers Lunch on Thursday, March 22 and hear from professionals in medicine, nursing, OT/PT therapy, pharmacy, & more.  Sign up in Counseling.  All students welcome.
THE WORD OF THE WEEK IS PROXIMITY (prox-sim-it-ee).  Here are ways proximity is used:
To make sure the students were staying on task, the teacher stayed in close proximity.
The reason I chose to stay in Florida for vacation was the proximity of the beach.

FOR MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS, go to the PHS website,

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

BOYS BASKETBALL:  Congratulations to the following players who received All-Conference Honors:
Derrick Boyce III - 1st Team
Michael Jackson - Honorable Mention
Ezra Jakob - Sportsmanship Award