PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Today, December 19:  Finals in 4th & 5th hour classes
Tomorrow, December 20:  Finals in 6th & 7th hour classes
10:30 dismissal both days

MAKE-UP FINALS:  Students, see your Principal if you have questions regarding Make-Up Finals.  The schedule can be located on the Pattonville High School Website.

THE LIBRARY, THE MATH HELP CENTER, AND THE WEIGHT ROOM are closed after school today and tomorrow (December 19 & 20).

ACTIVITY BUSES will only run at 2:15pm. today and tomorrow (December 19 & 20).

THE MATH HELP CENTER will be open before school only tomorrow, December 20.

ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO TURN IN ALL SUMMER AND 1ST SEMESTER COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS; they are due in the Community Service Office, E200, tomorrow, December 20.

SENIORS:  The deadline is tomorrow, December 20 to submit this year's PTO membership, which allows you eligibility for a senior scholarship.  Membership application and more information may be found on the PTO page of the PHS website.  Please keep in mind your household must have been a PTO member each year you have attended PHS, along with adult volunteer hours accrued via PTO's requirements.

STUDENTS:  AVOID FINES!  Please return your Library books before you leave for Winter Break!

THIS WEEK'S WORD IS IMPETUS.  Impetus comes from Latin and means “to attack” or “to go towards.”  Synonyms for impetus would include “catalyst,” “incentive,” “stimulus,” and “motivation.”  An impetus is a force that gets something or someone moving, but it doesn't always have to be physical.

FOR MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS, go to the PHS website,

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

Tuesday, Dec. 19   11:00am. to 2:00pm.
Wednesday, Dec. 20   11:00am. to 2:00pm.
Tuesday, Jan. 2   7:30am. to 11:00am.
Make-up Finals will be held in the ISS Room, G201.

WINTER BREAK:  There will be no school at PHS from Thursday, December 21 through Tuesday, January 2.  (January 2 is a Report Day for the PHS Staff.)  SCHOOL RESUMES FOR PHS ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3.

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 A SUMMER JOB AS A LIFEGUARD?  To learn more, stop by the Lifeguards Unlimited table located in the Commons during lunch on January 9 or visit

PHYSICAL EXAMS will be offered on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 6-8pm in the Exercise Room in the PHS Aquatic Center.  Sign up in the Activities Office.  Cost is $30.00 (cash only) payable at the time of the exam.  Deadline to register is Monday, February 5.