PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
THE WEIGHT ROOM is closed after school today, November 7.

THE STUDENT COUNCIL MEETING scheduled for today, November 7, has been canceled.

MUSLIM STUDENT ASSOCIATION will meet in Room D114 after school today, November 7.

DON'T FORGET ABOUT THE WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL GAME this Thursday, November 9 at 6pm in the Main Gym!  We will have a lot of fun activities and a game that is sure to entertain you!  T-shirts are on sale during all lunch shifts.  Hope to see you there!!

SENIORS:  If you have ordered a Senior Sweatshirt, but have not yet paid or picked it up, please do so by Friday, November 10.  Stop by Dr. Fitzgerald's office, G214, in Positive School.

IF YOU ARE IN GRADES 10-12 AND ARE INTERESTED IN TAKING THE PERSONAL FINANCE TEST THIS FALL, the test will take place Wednesday, December 6 at 2:30pm in room B206.  The test is being offered free of charge this year.  Please see Ms. Johnson in the Counseling Office to sign-up.  There are only 20 spots available to take the exam, therefore the first 20 students that sign-up will be allowed to take the exam.  The deadline to register is Tuesday, November 28.

CHESS CLUB will meet tomorrow, November 8 after school in B116.

THERE WILL BE A BASEBALL MEETING this Thursday, November 9 during Contact Time in the Multi-Purpose Room.  See Coach Simpson for a pass.

SPANISH CLUB will meet this Thursday, November 9 during Contact Time in H111.  See Mrs. DeLong for a pass.

THIS WEEK'S WORD OF THE WEEK is EMPIRICAL (em·pir·i·cal).  Empirical is from the Greek word empeirikos, which means experienced or practiced.

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

NEED CAFFEINE?  The STUCO Store will be selling hot coffee for $0.50 when bringing your own cup.

PENNIES FOR PATIENTS:  NHS students will be visiting 6th hour classes and asking for donations to help support leukemia and lymphoma research.  All money collected stays in St. Louis to help fight against blood cancers and search for a cure.  The 6th hour class that raises the most money per student will win a pasta party from Olive Garden.  Give your spare change to help support a great cause.

HAT DAY will be held Tuesday, November 21.  Students and staff will be able to wear a hat that day for $1.  All proceeds will go to Ryleigh's Make A Wish trip.  Starting Tuesday, November 14 through Friday, November 17, Student Council will have a table set up at all lunches to purchase your sticker for Hat Day; stickers must be worn the entire day.

CONGRATS TO OUR SOPHOMORE CLASS for leading our attendance "Battle of the Classes" through the month of October.
1st Place Sophomores 91%
2nd Place Freshmen 90%
3rd Place Seniors 88%
4th Place Juniors 85%
Reminder:  Students must have 90% attendance to attend all dances and purchase a parking sticker.  Log in to Power School to view your attendance %.

SENIORS & JUNIORS:  Sign up for College Visits thru Family Connections.  Questions?  See Ms. Patrick in Guidance.  ILLINOIS COLLEGE will be here tomorrow, November 8 at 1:00.

NO SCHOOL FOR PHS on Monday, November 13 - Staff Development Day.