PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Thursday, February 8, 2018
IF YOU ENJOY THE WATER AND ARE INTERESTED IN TEACHING SWIM LESSONS TO YOUNGER, BEGINNING LEVEL CHILDREN, please contact Ms. Patrick in Guidance or Mr. Thompson.  Swim lessons will begin at the Pattonville Aquatic Complex beginning Tuesday, February 13.

BASEBALL PLAYERS:  Anyone planning on trying out for Baseball this spring should attend a meeting today, February 8 during Contact Time in the Multi-Purpose Room.

**REMINDER:  Students attending Contact Time meetings and activities are required to have a pass.

THE COMMUNITY SERVICE CLUB will be recycling paper today, February 8 after school.
STAFF:  Please place your blue recycling bins in the hallway after school today prior to heading to Professional Development.

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS SCHEDULED TO TAKE THE ACT THIS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10.  Please arrive prepared with your ACT Admission Ticket, a photo I.D. an ACT approved calculator and a few pencils.  Also, consider leaving your cell phones at home or in your vehicles, bringing a sweater and kleenex.  Enter through the doors under the Bridge and check-in will begin at 7:30am in the front lobby.

IT'S TIME TO VOTE FOR THE 2018 YEARBOOK SENIOR SUPERLATIVES.  Seniors, visit to make your choices.  The deadline to vote is Friday, February 16.

INTERNATIONAL CLUB is selling carnations for Valentine's Day during all lunches this week.

STUDENTS:  Ask an English teacher for more details about Writers Week and pick up an application.  Deadline for submissions is tomorrow, February 9.

A+ TUTORS ARE NEEDED AT HOLMAN from 3:00-4:00pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.  Come to the A+ office, E200, for info.

SENIORS:  Community Service Scholarship applications are now available in the CSO, E200.  Applications are due by March 16.

STUDENTS WHO HAVE TAKEN CHILD DEVELOPMENT:  If you have 1st lunch and need Community Service hours, please see Mrs. Twila Harris in E203.  She is taking applications for students who want to help preschoolers during lunch on Mondays and Tuesdays of this semester beginning Monday, February 12.

COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITY:  Table workers are needed at the Junior Pirate Wrestling Tournament this Sunday, February 11.  Wrestling starts at 9:00am; be here at 8:30am.  Sign in with Ms. Patrick on Sunday morning in the Commons at PHS.

NORTH TECH IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR STUDENTS that are interested in attending during the 2018-2019 school year.  If you are a student that would like to begin focusing on a career direction, complete an application at or visit the Guidance Office.  Mrs. Jones, the admissions representative, looks forward to speaking with you about your future.

JOIN MOD PIZZA IN SUPPORTING THE ROBOTICS CLUB next Wednesday, February 14.  See a Robotics Club member or stop by the Front Office for a flyer.
THE WORD OF THE WEEK IS PARADIGM (pear - ah - dime).  Here is how to use it in a sentence:
“The technology paradigms changed dramatically when the Moodle came along.”

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

THE LOST & FOUND, LOCATED IN THE FRONT OFFICE, has many unclaimed hoodies, coats, clothing, water bottles, and drinking glasses.  If yours is missing, stop by the Front Office to claim it today.  Items not claimed will be donated tomorrow, February 9.